The President's Perspective http://ketr.org en Hall to visit with Jones on KETR http://ketr.org/post/hall-visit-jones-ketr <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Texas’ </span>4th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Congressional District Rep. Ralph Hall will join Dr. Dan Jones, president of Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce, for a live broadcast of 88.9 </span>KETR’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> The President’s Perspective at noon on Wed. April 2.</span></p><p></p><p>Hall, the World War II veteran who, at 90 years old, is the oldest serving member of Congress, will sit down with Jones and KETR’s Jerrod Knight for a live broadcast from the studio headquarters of NPR in Washington, D.C.</p><p></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:59:22 +0000 KETR Staff 51290 at http://ketr.org Hall to visit with Jones on KETR Jones welcomes Benavides, talks Thanksgiving http://ketr.org/post/jones-welcomes-benavides-talks-thanksgiving <p>"Let me tell you, this is as far north as my family would like to go," says Columbian-born Dr. Adolfo Benavides about his recent move to Greenville to accept the role of Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs at Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce.</p><p>On this episode, Dr. Dan Jones introduces us to Benavides, and the two discuss plans for helping to keep A&amp;M-Commerce a "forward-looking" institution.</p><p>After a break, Jones discusses the impact and importance of Homecoming for an institution of higher learning. Later, we learn what the Jones family is up to on Turkey Day.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 21:45:00 +0000 Jerrod Knight 45081 at http://ketr.org Jones welcomes Benavides, talks Thanksgiving Jones: The Value of Education http://ketr.org/post/jones-value-education <p>This month&#39;s <em>Perspective</em> focuses on a thorough answer to an important question: How do we measure the value of education? Dr. Jones also wraps a discussion of the University&#39;s Guiding Principles with the Communication installment, and we talk with music student Chris Ramos <em>ahead</em> of the Carnegie Hall trip. Thu, 01 Mar 2012 18:00:00 +0000 Jerrod Knight 17067 at http://ketr.org Jones: The Value of Education