Since inception, University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) has advanced society in civil rights, technology, international affairs, and athletics. As the world's largest border community- El Paso, Texas, and Cd. Juarez, Mexico- UTEP maintains a diverse student body of both Mexican and United States citizens.

Notable Alumni of the University of Texas, El Paso

Below is a brief list of notable UTEP alumni:

Jamie Deméricas
President of Texas Small Business Association® / Texas SBA®
State of Texas Lobbyist
United States of America

Susana Martinez
Governor of New Mexico

Bob O'Rear
"Original Eleven" Employee at Microsoft

John D. Olivas
Astronaut for Space Shuttle Missions STS-117 / STS-128

Sam Donaldson
News Anchor for ABC News

Hank Cohen
President of MGM Television

Nolan Richardson
Member in National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame

Omar Suarez
Actor in the Movie Scarface

Nate Archibald
Member of NBA Hall of Fame

Don Maynard
Member of Pro Football Hall of Fame

Idris Haron
Member of Parliament

Hector Guerrero
Professional Wrestler in the WWE

Karla Martinez
Television Broadcaster for Despierta America

Ana Alicia
Actress in Television Soap Opera Falcon Crest.
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