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UTEP LogoCreative Studios (CS) at The University of Texas at El Paso collaborates with academic units to create and/or facilitate integrated, applied, and transformative teaching and learning experiences with technology. Through evidence-based pedagogical strategies, digital and multimedia course enhancement, established and emerging technology integration, and data driven assessment and analytics, Creative Studios advances the design and delivery of creative and engaging learning experiences (in all formats), and collaborates with faculty to efficiently, effectively impart content into their classes, and communicate ideas with high engagement in a digitally connected world. For more information, please contact Associate Director, Steven Varela, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We'd like to extend our appreciation to the El Paso Historical Commission for images used on this website.

“Unrefined” appears in My Own True Name: New and Selected Poems for Young Adults, 1984–1999 by Pat Mora, ©2000 by Piñata Books, Arte Público Press, University of Houston.