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Photos: UTEP Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally

UTEP students, student athletes, alumni, and faculty showed their spirit at the Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally on the UTEP campus. Photos by Laura Trejo / UTEP News Service

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Winter Commencement
2014 Winter UTEP Centennial Commencement

Dec. 12 ~ Winter Commencement will conclude the Centennial Celebration festivities. The Commencement ceremonies will take place at the Don Haskins Center on the UTEP campus.


Past events

Here’s a look back at some of the most memorable Centennial events that UTEP held during the past few months.

Homecoming
Homecoming

UTEP students, student athletes, alumni, and faculty showed their spirit at the Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally on the UTEP campus.

UTEP Celebrates
UTEP Celebrates

On Friday, Oct. 3, faculty, staff, students and alumni volunteers took the UTEP Centennial Celebration to local schools.

Convocation
Convocation

The University honored 86 people, programs, organizations and institutions with an afternoon convocation ceremony in Magoffin Auditorium.

Minerpalooza
Minerpalooza

An estimated 35,000 revelers enjoyed a fun-packed Centennial version of Minerpalooza this past weekend at The University of Texas at El Paso.

One Direction
One Direction

One Direction and 5 Seconds of Summer perform at Sun Bowl stadium in El Paso, Friday, September 19, 2014.

New Miner Convocation
New Miner Convocation

New Miner Convocation, held during the University’s Centennial celebration, took place Sunday, Aug. 24, at the Don Haskins Center.

Welcome Center
Opera Bhutan

On Saturday, Aug. 30, Opera Bhutan delighted about 6,000 people with its unprecedented combination of Bhutanese culture and Western operatic performance.

Centennial Night at the Chihuahuas
Centennial Night at the Chihuahuas

Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends helped celebrate the University’s 100-year anniversary at UTEP Centennial Night at the Chihuahuas on Thursday, Aug. 28.

 
Alumni Pick-Nic
Alumni Pick-Nic

From Central Texas to Central Park in New York City, UTEP alumni showed their Miner Pride at the third annual UTEP Alumni Association PICK-NIC.

TCM Day Commemorated UTEP’s History
TCM Day

This year’s TCM Day celebration at UTEP was a blast with Miners whitewashing the “M,” kissing the blarney stone and walking the Long Green Line.

Open House
Open House

UTEP invited the community to join in a campuswide open house and celebration spanning three days, April 10-12, 2014, and thousands took us up on the offer.

UTEP Kicks Off Centennial Year
Centennial Kicks Off

The University of Texas at El Paso rang in its Centennial year with a midnight toast and fireworks in front of the campus’s new marquee, a gift from GECU.


President's Welcome
President's Welcome

By all measures, 2014 promises to be an exciting year for UTEP and El Paso.
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Buy Centennial Gear
Centennial Gear

Get your Centennial Wine, Apparel, and other UTEP Products.
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Welcome Center
Welcome Center

The Welcome Center is the headquarters for UTEP’s Centennial Celebration.
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UTEP Encyclopedia
UTEP Encyclopedia

The Encyclopedia serves as an online source of information about the history of UTEP.
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