Texas A&M University-Commerce

10:34 am
Wed October 2, 2013

New portrait honors legacy of Ivory Moore, Sr.

Ivory Moore addresses the crowd at the unveiling of his new portrait that hangs on the second floor of the McDowell Administration Building on the A&M-Commerce Campus.

On Saturday, September 28, 2013, Texas A&M University-Commerce unveiled the portrait of Ivory Moore, Sr., now showcased on the second floor of the McDowell Administration Building.

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Blacklands Cafe
8:05 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Bob Brown's Book Club tackles 'Daring Greatly'

Bob Brown

The Vice President of Business and Administration at Texas A&M University-Commerce, Bob Brown, hosts a regular book club for University faculty, staff and students.  The current book they're studying is "Daring Greatly" by Dr. Brene Brown, currently #21 on amazon.com.

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Blacklands Cafe
7:50 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Dr. Dale takes the pulse of the economy

Dr. Dale Funderburk

Texas A&M University-Commerce economics professor (and interim dean of the College of Business and Entrepreneurship) Dr. Dale Funderburk visits with us on the debt ceiling, quantitative easing and other factors affecting the U.S. economy.

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Blacklands Cafe
7:00 am
Tue September 24, 2013

How about a 'forever phone?'

Rick Miller
Texas A&M University-Commerce

A&M-Commerce Training and Development instructor Rick Miller discusses a bold new vision for the cell phone.

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9:43 pm
Sat September 7, 2013

Lions dominate Sul Ross State, 51-6

A&M-Commerce players and fans join in the alma mater after the Lions' 51-6 victory over Sul Ross State at Memorial Stadium on Sept. 7.
Mark Haslett

The Lions didn’t just win. They sent the Lobos yelping back to West Texas like scalded pups.

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JMD's Blog
10:55 am
Fri September 6, 2013

The five (or six) greatest Lions

Arthur James, ETSU runningback from '66-'69.

Observers of East Texas State/A&M-Commerce football over the past 20 years or so can be excused for not appreciating the rich tradition of the program – a lot of losing seasons, no playoff appearances, let alone post-season victories.  But it was not always thus.

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The President's Perspective
8:52 am
Thu September 5, 2013

'Higher Ed fared well, outside of TRBs,' says Jones

Dr. Jones stands in a church significant to the start of the civil rights movement alongside Dr. Lavelle Hendricks and Mr. Derryle Peace in the spring of 2013.
TAMU-Commerce Photo

The ability to build new academic buildings using Tuition Revenue Bonds, widely seen as a done deal by local lawmakers, didn't happen in the regular session of the 83rd Texas Legislature. Or in the special session that followed. Or the second one. Or the third.

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4:57 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Rollison to start at QB for Lions

Tyrik Rollison
Texas A&M University-Commerce

Texas A&M-Commerce head football coach Colby Carthel has stated his intention to start former Sulphur Springs High School standout Tyrik Rollison at quarterback against Sul Ross State on Sept. 7.

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The President's Perspective
11:59 am
Wed August 7, 2013

Looking back on '12-'13, ahead to '13-'14

Dr. Mary Hendrix is the guest for today's program
Texas A&M University-Commerce

"We've really set as our goal to be the University that cares," says Dr. Mary Hendrix, Vice President for Student Access and Success at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

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7:38 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Lion logo creates buzz worthy of a king

Memorial Stadium at Texas A&M University-Commerce has a midfield logo that's attracted national attention.

The new turf at Texas A&M University-Commerce’s Memorial Stadium has a logo that stretches from 25-yard line to 25-yard line. The reaction has spread even further.

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