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Broadcast assistant marks almost 26 years at school

Broadcast assistant marks almost 26 years at school

April 10, 2019

From learning TV production from his father to working 26 years at Vidal M. Treviño, Carlos Imperial is the broadcast assistant at VMT. Imperial is just one of two people left on the faculty and staff who helped open the school in 1993. He started working in television with his father who worked for the city...

Ribbon-cutting ceremony opens new campus

Ribbon-cutting ceremony opens new campus

August 31, 2015

VMT celebrated its new campus with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on August 6, 2015.

More highlights of the ribbon-cutting ceremony

More highlights of the ribbon-cutting ceremony

August 13, 2015

VMT held a ribbon-cutting ceremony that included performances from students and alumni on Thursday, Aug. 6, to inaugurate the new $19 million campus. The school moved from its downtown location where it was founded and spent its first 22 years before relocating to East Laredo. ...

Hand is now in place

August 5, 2015

One of the final touches for the Thursday, Aug. 6 ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new campus is putting the hand in place after its move from the old campus. Ceremonies begin at 9 a.m. at the new campus, at 2101 Lyon St.

Senior Class 2015

June 3, 2015

Photograph of the senior Class of 2015.

#VMThrowback: Armando Flores discusses creating the hand

May 26, 2015

Armando Flores discusses creating the hand statue adjacent to the Harding Building with staff writers Delilah Gonzalez and Arlen Barba.

#VMThrowback: Jamin Teran talks about her years as a student and teacher

May 26, 2015

With all her senior credits done and really nothing else to do, and with her mind set to become a physical therapist, Jamin Teran’s career path changed when she entered VMT. It was 1997 when Teran joined VMT for the radio and television program. “I liked the presentation of the Audio and Vi...

#VMThrowback: Rebekah Rodriguez, Class of 2013

#VMThrowback: Rebekah Rodriguez, Class of 2013

May 24, 2015

What is your name? Rebekah Rodriguez What years were you at VMT? August 2009 to June 2013 Fine arts or communication area: Journalism Who was your fine arts/communication teacher(s)? Mark Webber 1. Has your fine arts or communication area helped you as an adult? Please explain. Well, I’...

#VMThrowback: Participate in the end of the downtown campus (PSA in Spanish)

May 23, 2015

VMT students and alumni: Contact themagnettribune@gmail.com to participate in #VMThrowback.

Looking back at our ‘home’ of 22 years brings back lots of memories

Mark Webber, Adviser

April 27, 2015

I've had the good fortune to spend 22 years at our school "home." Our school's first year, 1993-1994, saw us spend much time as nomads, first at the school board room and other nearby locations, then the Civic Center, then back to the board room. Eventually we got to move into our remodeled buildings. Our journalism classroom was ready to move in two days before the grand opening! The journalism rooms in our little building were not always like they are now. Originally the far back room, the one we use as a studio,...

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