Dan Jones

Texas A&M University-Commerce
1:29 pm
Sun August 26, 2012

Audio: A&M-Commerce Fall 2012 Assembly

Scott Harvey KETR

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dan Jones welcomed new and returning faculty and staff to campus Thursday during the annual Fall Assembly from Ferguson Auditorium.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
7:11 am
Mon August 13, 2012

A&M-Commerce to add Rockwall to Instructional Sites

Texas A&M University-Commerce

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce is hoping the success and increasing demand for educational sites in and around the Metroplex will help bring students to Rockwall.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
4:01 pm
Fri August 10, 2012

Langford on Leave, Three Overseas Business Programs Shut Down

Texas A&M University-Commerce logo
TAMUC Marketing Communications

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dan Jones announced Friday that the graduate business programs in Belgrade, Rabat and Sarajevo have been terminated.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
5:36 am
Thu August 9, 2012

A&M-Commerce Science Building to Bear McFarland's Name

Dr. Keith McFarland speaking with KETR August 6
Jerrod Knight KETR

COMMERCE - For Dr. Keith McFarland, the 10th president at Texas A&M University-Commerce, the thought of having a building named after him never crossed his mind.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
10:15 am
Wed July 25, 2012

A&M-Commerce President Named SDPS Fellow

Dr. Dan Jones

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dan Jones, Ph.D. was named a Fellow of the Society for Design and Process Science (SDPS) during the annual international meeting in Berlin, Germany held June 10-14, 2012.

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The President's Perspective
12:00 pm
Wed June 6, 2012

Jones on Cuban's Blog, Summer Programs at TAMU-C

Dr. Dan Jones, president of Texas A&M University-Commerce
A&M-Commerce Photo

The June '12 program features Dr. Jones' audio response to a blog post by Dallas Mavs owner Mark Cuban dealing with the role Cuban thinks higher education is playing in the nation's financial turmoil.

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Higher Education
5:00 pm
Thu May 17, 2012

Jones on Cuban's blog: "Students will need to be smart consumers."

Dr. Dan Jones, president of Texas A&M University-Commerce
A&M-Commerce Photo

On Sunday night, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban posted a blog that calls out higher education as a root cause for unnecessary national debt. On Wednesday, Dr. Dan Jones, president of Texas A&M University-Commerce,  addressed Mr. Cuban's concerns.

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The President's Perspective
11:58 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Jones, Morriss talk football and strength

Guy Morriss and Dr. Dan Jones at the 2010 Harvey Martin Classic press conference in Dallas, TX.
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A&M-Commerce head football coach Guy Morriss sits down with president Dan Jones to talk about expectations for the upcoming football season during Jones' monthly chat with KETR's listeners.

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Texas Song Fest in Commerce
11:59 am
Wed April 4, 2012

TexasSongFest.com and Public Radio Positives

On the April 2012 edition of The President's Perspective, Dr. Jones invites Grammy-award-winning songwriter and musician Brad Davis into the studio to talk about an event scheduled for this month in Downtown Commerce. We also take a few minutes to discuss the importance of giving during the Spring Pledge Drive.

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Transportation
7:48 am
Wed March 14, 2012

Commissioners sign off on county transportation plan

GREENVILLE - Tuesday’s vote on the Hunt County Transportation Plan culminated more than two years of work, according to W.D. Hilton Jr., co-chair of the Hunt Country Transportation Committee.

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The President's Perspective
12:00 pm
Thu March 1, 2012

Jones: The Value of Education

Chris Ramos, A&M-Commerce music major.
TAMU-C Marketing Communications

This month's Perspective 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's Guiding Principles with the Communication installment, and we talk with music student Chris Ramos ahead of the Carnegie Hall trip.

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Transportation
7:49 am
Wed February 22, 2012

City joins others in support of transportation plan

COMMERCE - The City of Commerce is the latest Hunt County entity to sign off on a draft transportation plan that will guide the region for the next few decades.

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The President's Perspective
11:50 am
Wed February 1, 2012

Jones, Nelson on Black History and the University

A&M-Commerce president Dr. Dan Jones and Distinguished Visiting Professor Noah Lord Nelson in the KETR control room to record The President's Perspective on 1/31/12.
Photo by Jerrod Knight

The February '12 edition of The President's Perspective welcomes guests Noah Nelson (Distinguished Visiting Professor) and Jody Todhunter (Director of Undergraduate Admissions.)

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Transportation
6:37 am
Tue January 31, 2012

Transportation in Hunt County moving forward

FM 1570 extension from State Highway 66 to U.S. Highway 380
www.nctcog.org

COMMERCE - After nearly two years of research and meetings, the Hunt County Transportation Planning Committee is ready for the next leg of their draft plan after presentations before the public. 

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Accreditation status
3:49 pm
Mon January 23, 2012

SACS submits formal notification of lifted warning

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce has received a formal response announcing that the warning issued by the school’s accrediting agency has been lifted.

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