S t a y i n g t h e c o u r s e : B u i l d i n g a U n i v e r s i t y J u d i t h Z a f fi r i n i
r. Judith Zaffirini’s zeal for her work as a Texas Legislator is legendary. Her work ethic, complete with attendance and voting records safely lodged in State record books (and a regular 4 a.m. office arrival schedule) would frighten most. It’s the way things get done, she’ll tell you. D
As most are well aware, State Senator Judith Zaffirini has a real passion for higher education. It’s a passion that through the years has fueled fundamental changes to South Texas and at Texas A&M International University in particular.
As the University begins its 35th Anniversary Year, we thought it appropriate to ask Dr. Zaffirini for her thoughts on TAMIU and what the next 35
years and beyond might bring. prism 13