Run, walk or crawl to UTB for higher education

The Classic Upward Bound University Awareness Committee is hosting a University Awareness event that hopes to expose over 1000 individuals and their families to the possibilities a university degree can offer and the steps and skills needed to acquiring a post-secondary education.

The committee is in partnership with the University of Texas at Brownsville and several local high schools.

Wednesday morning we welcomed Jose Martinez and Yazmin Larrea, they are two dedicated students from Rivera High School who are helping put this event together.

The event is the program's 2nd Annual Run, Walk or Crawl 5K for University Awareness to raise funds for scholarships and it's scheduled for April 26, 2014.

Registration will take place from 6:00 am " 7:00 am with the race kicking off at 7a.m. at the UTB Tower.

For more information click on the link,

Pre-RegistrationAdults: $15Children 13 & Under: $8Student Discount: $10Family of 3-5 Discount:$25 (1-mile only)

Race DayAdults: $20Children 13 & Under: $10Family of 3-5 Discount:$30 (1-mile only)

Early Registration:March 10 " April 18, 2014 **CASH ONLY**