Texas A&M University-Commerce http://ketr.org en 'Godspell,' July 8-13 at A&M-Commerce http://ketr.org/post/godspell-july-8-13-am-commerce <p>"Godspell," a rock musical based on the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament, will be presented in the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/universityplayhouse">University Playhouse</a> at Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce July 8-13.&nbsp; Reservations can be made at (903) 886-5900.&nbsp; Theatre faculty member Samantha Grace and cast member Baylor Bendele discuss the production on the Blacklands Cafe.</p><p></p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 55804 at http://ketr.org 'Godspell,' July 8-13 at A&M-Commerce New shows in July at the A&M-C Planetarium http://ketr.org/post/new-shows-july-am-c-planetarium <p></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 55748 at http://ketr.org New shows in July at the A&M-C Planetarium The July Perspective: Summer camps and #SCAchat http://ketr.org/post/july-perspective-summer-camps-and-scachat <p>Summertime is no slow time at Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce so long as young athletes and musicians have interest in summer camp. The campus plays host to a number of sports, music, teaching, and other special interest summer programs each year.</p><p>This month, Lions head basketball coach Sam Walker joins Dr. Dan Jones on The President's Perspective to talk about a recent basketball camp that drew talent, in the form of both campers and counselors, from around the nation.</p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:45:00 +0000 Jerrod Knight 55656 at http://ketr.org The July Perspective: Summer camps and #SCAchat Eight myths of good nutrition http://ketr.org/post/eight-myths-good-nutrition <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commmerce assistant professor of health and human performance Dr. Stacy Bishop gives his views on a recent Huffington Post article, <a href="http://Eight myths of good nutrition">"Eight Things Nutrition Experts Wish You'd Stop Saying About Food."</a></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 55638 at http://ketr.org Eight myths of good nutrition What next? Smoking coffee http://ketr.org/post/what-next-smoking-coffee <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce associate professor of counseling <a href="http://faculty.tamuc.edu/lhendricks/">Dr. LaVelle Hendricks</a> says one of the latest substance-abuse issues among young people is smoke caffeine, or smoking coffee.</p><p></p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 55315 at http://ketr.org What next? Smoking coffee Economic giants Smith, Keynes -- opposites in philosophy -- shared same birthday http://ketr.org/post/economic-giants-smith-keynes-opposites-philosophy-shared-same-birthday <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce economics professor <a href="http://www.tamuc.edu/academics/colleges/businessEntrepreneurship/departments/economicsFinance/facultyStaff/daleFunderburk.aspx">Dr. Dale Funderburk</a> says <a href="http://www.econlib.org/library/Enc/bios/Smith.html">Adam Smith</a>, the great advocate of free markets, and <a href="http://www.econlib.org/library/Enc/bios/Keynes.html">John Maynard Keynes</a>, the father of "Keynesian economics," in which government manages the economy, still dominate economic debate today.&nbsp; Both celebrated June 5 as their birthday.</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 54565 at http://ketr.org Economic giants Smith, Keynes -- opposites in philosophy -- shared same birthday Butts, Oliver remembered by KETR's Chitwood http://ketr.org/post/butts-oliver-remembered-ketrs-chitwood <p>In Commerce, people in the university community knew <a href="http://lionathletics.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=1604&amp;path=wbball">Aubree Butts</a> and <a href="http://lionathletics.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=1611&amp;path=wbball">Devin Oliver</a> as friends and classmates. KETR listeners across Northeast Texas knew the two young women as important parts of the backcourt of the <a href="http://lionathletics.com/roster.aspx?path=wbball">Lions basketball team</a>.</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 21:06:57 +0000 Mark Haslett 54501 at http://ketr.org Butts, Oliver remembered by KETR's Chitwood Two student-athletes killed, two injured in crash http://ketr.org/post/two-student-athletes-killed-two-injured-crash <p><strong>UPDATE, 8:40 a.m.-</strong> ‚Äč<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The two young women killed in the accident have been identified as Aubree Butts and Devin Oliver. The two young women who survived the wreck are La'Tisha Hearne and Zenobia Winbush. A candelight vigil will be held on the campus of Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce at Rachel's Garden starting at 9:00 p.m. Wednesday night.&nbsp; University flags are flying at half staff Wednesday as well in honor of the women. </span></p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 03:20:23 +0000 Daniel Starks & Mark Haslett 54457 at http://ketr.org Two student-athletes killed, two injured in crash 'Reveal' complete, A&M-C marches toward 125th anniversary http://ketr.org/post/reveal-complete-am-c-marches-toward-125th-anniversary <p>After the recent "reveal" unveiling a new logo encompassing all of the University's names, College of Business and Entrepreneurship director of development Wyman Williams is looking ahead to the <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhdP8_q1EvQ">125th anniversary</a> of Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce this fall.</p><p></p> Wed, 28 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 54115 at http://ketr.org 'Reveal' complete, A&M-C marches toward 125th anniversary Currin named VP of Business and Administration http://ketr.org/post/currin-named-vp-business-and-administration <p></p> Tue, 20 May 2014 20:52:14 +0000 Andrea Miller 53799 at http://ketr.org Currin named VP of Business and Administration