Texas A&M University-Commerce

Texas A&M University-Commerce
8:53 am
Thu August 30, 2012

A&M-Commerce's Lemanski to Lead New Division, Provost Sought

Dr. Larry Lemanski
Texas A&M University-Commerce

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dan Jones has announced an organizational change that will divide the Office of Graduate Studies and Research into two units.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
8:01 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

A&M-Commerce Celebrates Blue & Gold Wednesday

(L) Former mascot. (R) New mascot.
Jason Flowers Chris Watson Texas A&M University-Commerce KETR

Blue and Gold Wednesdays are a time for everyone to show their school pride and wear their blue and gold, which are the school’s colors.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
11:05 am
Tue August 28, 2012

A&M-Commerce Enrolls Record 12K Students in 2012

A&M-Commerce's 12,000th Student Hannah Wilson and University President Dan Jones
Ashley Johnson Texas A&M University-Commerce

COMMERCE – For the third straight year, Texas A&M University-Commerce has achieved its highest enrollment in school history, welcoming its 12,000th student August 28.

Read more
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.

Read more
State of Texas
6:14 am
Thu August 23, 2012

East Texas State Grad is new State Historian

Bill O'Neal
Panola College

AUSTIN - Texas Gov. Rick Perry Wednesday named Bill O’Neal, an award-winning nonfiction author, the State Historian.

Read more
Lone Star Conference
10:32 am
Wed August 22, 2012

LSC Commissioner Wagnon: We Must Remain Unified

LSC Commissioner Stan Wagnon
Jeremy Enloe Lone Star Conference

RICHARDSON - Lone Star Conference Commissioner Stan Wagnon has responded to news of one school leaving the league and possibility another.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
9:13 am
Wed August 22, 2012

Coach Ernest Hawkins Released From Hospital

Ernest Hawkins celebrates after the 2010 golf tournament that bears his name
Danny Kambel

COMMERCE - Former Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions football Coach Ernest Hawkins is in recovery after a change of plans from a scheduled pacemaker procedure.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
7:41 am
Wed August 22, 2012

Friday Visitation, Funeral for Gary Burton

Gary Burton
Bright Holland Funeral Home

COMMERCE - The university flag at A&M-Commerce will fly at half staff Wednesday to honor Professor Gary Burton, who died last week while kayaking in Oklahoma.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
8:19 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Coach Hawkins Remains Hospitalized, to Receive Pacemaker

This familiar photo of Coach Hawkins can be found on the brochure for the annual golf tournament that bears his name
Lion Athletics

Former Texas A&M University-Commerce football coach Ernest Hawkins is said to be in good spirits as he undergoes treatment for the West Nile virus.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
10:38 pm
Sat August 18, 2012

A&M-Commerce Professor Drowns in Oklahoma River

TAMUC Marketing Communications

McCURTAIN COUNTY, OK - Oklahoma authorities say 64-year-old Gary Burton drowned Thursday afternoon while kayaking on the Mountain Fork River in southern Oklahoma, about three miles east of Broken Bow.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
2:24 pm
Thu August 16, 2012

Lion Legend Ernest Hawkins Hospitalized with West Nile

Paul Bryan Texas A&M University-Commerce

COMMERCE - Ernest Hawkins, a pillar in the Commerce community and winningest football coach in Texas A&M University-Commerce history, was transported to the emergency room at Baylor University Medical Center Thursday.

Read more
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.

Read more
Texas A&M University-Commerce
12:23 pm
Sat August 11, 2012

A Much Cooler Place: Alaska Trip

Texas A&M University-Commerce

Picture this: You are paddling down a gently flowing river, a cool breeze, and birds chirping in the background. You look at the river banks on either side of you, and there’s snow. You’re traveling down a river in Alaska.

Read more
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.

Read more
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.

Read more

Pages