News just broke that the President of the University of Texas at El Paso, Diana Natalicio has been hospitalized.

A statement from UTEP Executive Vice President Richard Adauto was issued stating:

“This afternoon on the UTEP campus, at approximately 1:30 p.m., President Diana Natalicio collapsed on University Avenue. She was walking to the Student Union to vote. She is in stable condition at a local hospital and is undergoing medical evaluation.”

The University of Texas System has been notified and normal University operations continue at this time.

We will provide more information as it becomes available.