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Inaugural Session and Planning Session

Proposals Adopted           27 June 14

CAAP—College Affordable for All People

SOL—Southern Opportunities for Law.

JumpStart

Dream Forward Dinner

June 27-28, 2014

Timeline Adopted       27 June 14

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2013-14

The South Texas Youth Congress is the flagship initiative of the Dream Forward Foundation,

an IRS 501c3 tax exempt organization operating in Texas.

2014-15

REPS

Open Letters

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2015-16

Fiber optic refers to the medium and the technology associated with the transmission of information as light impulses along a glass or polymer strand.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Keeping up with technology

By Aleksia Herrera, Alice

I am a senior at Alice High School and a member of the South Texas Youth
Congress.


I want to share how fiber optics would benefit South Texas schools. South Texas has been behind the rest of the state for far too long. And we have allowed it.

 

Reps’ Home

UT-RGV fiber optic ring to serve as information backbone

They may only be as thin as two strands of fishing line. But for the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, two tiny fibers are poised to transmit all the information flowing between its campuses.

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Fiber optics to link SpaceX-UTRGV

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Fiber optics to link SpaceX, UT

By EMMA PEREZ-TREVIÑO Staff Writer | Posted Mar 12, 2015


The first infrastructure project that will link the University of Texas System to SpaceX’s rocket-launch complex at Boca Chica in Cameron County is on the horizon, public records show.


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http://www.dreamforward.net/DF/AHltr.html

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Open Letter


Kassandra Garcia

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Check your school’s wi-fi speed.

About E-Rate Program.

School Year

2016-17

http://www.dreamforward.net/DF/stycreps.html

2017-18

http://www.dreamforward.net/DF/Weslaco.html

The Numbers

STYC Session

Schedule

Arrive 31 May

Thurday

Hotel check in after 2:30PM

Casa De Palmas Renaissance McAllen Hotel


5:30-9:00PM

Dinner, socialize, review STYC session agenda and Dream Forward Charla program, rehearse presentation.


Dream Forward Charla

Friday   6:30-9:00PM

Program



STYC Planning Session

Saturday   8:30AM-2:00PM

Set action steps to meet items adopted during STYC Session


Creating a robust fiber optic network that will transform the RGV economy


By Steve Taylor -December 28, 2017

http://riograndeguardian.com/creating-a-robust-fiber-optic-network-that-will-transform-the-rgv-economy/

EXCLUSIVE: Entities sign MOU, agree to bridge Valley’s digital divide


By Patricia Fogarty - October 30, 2016

http://riograndeguardian.com/exclusive-entities-sign-mou-agree-to-bridge-valleys-digital-divide/
BBlinks.html
Texas High School Uses Video Conferencing to Bring the World 
to the Classroom
Funding Technology:  E-rate Reboot Removes Broadband Hurdleshttps://thejournal.com/articles/2016/03/24/funding-technology-erate-reboot-removes-broadband-hurdles.aspxshapeimage_48_link_0
https://thejournal.com/articles/2014/02/27/texas-high-school-uses-video-to-bring-the-world-to-the-classroom.aspx?m=2
https://thejournal.com/articles/2016/03/24/funding-technology-erate-reboot-removes-broadband-hurdles.aspx
https://thejournal.com/articles/2016/03/24/funding-technology-erate-reboot-removes-broadband-hurdles.aspx

STYC Region Meet  •  UTRGV-Edinburg  •  17 Feb 2018

http://styc.jalbum.net/STYC%20RM%2017Feb18/

Work Session  •  Weslaco High School  •  28 April 2018

http://www.dreamforward.net/DF/DFCharlaPop.html

STYC Session 1 June

Friday   8:30-4:30PM

Agenda:


Practice Presentation.


Present ideas, discuss and decide which proposal(s) merit development for action.