Texas A&M University-Commerce News

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Commerce ISD sends 25 to UIL Academic Regionals

Apr 14, 2012
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COMMERCE - With over 400 points tallied, Commerce High School competed well against other district competitors at the UIL academic competition held April 5 at the school.

Dozens attend university anti-bullying seminar

Apr 13, 2012

MESQUITE - As the spring semester winds down, individuals throughout the State of Texas are undergoing training in the battle against bullying and suicide.

Darron Harris New Assistant Director of the Mesquite Metroplex Center

Apr 12, 2012

COMMERCE—Darron Harris, alumnae of Texas A&M University-Commerce, recently accepted the position of assistant director of the A&M-Commerce Mesquite Metroplex Center.

A&M-Commerce Hosts Small Business Entrepreneur Conference

Apr 6, 2012

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce will host its first Small Business Entrepreneurship Conference (SBECON 2012) next Tuesday April 10, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Sam Rayburn Student Center.

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.

A&M-Commerce hosts Special Guest Dan Rather

Mar 30, 2012

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce welcomes noted journalist and renowned speaker Dan Rather as the first guest in the Prestigious Speaker Series April 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ferguson Social Sciences Auditorium.

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COMMERCE - Phi Eta Sigma and Alpha Lambda Delta will welcome over 100 new members, its largest induction class, at a ceremony set for Wednesday, March 21 on the A&M-Commerce campus.

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.

Spring Mane Event Preview Day a Success

Mar 13, 2012
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COMMERCE - The Texas A&M University-Commerce Mane Event Preview Day was held March 3 in the Sam Rayburn Student Center. The event featured programs and activities specially designed to provide helpful college-related information to future students and help them get acquainted with the university.

“The Spring 2012 Mane Event was a huge success!” said Stephanie Holley, dean of enrollment and retention. “The weather was beautiful for the almost 1000 visitors we hosted on our campus.”

University officials monitoring letters and packages

Mar 13, 2012

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce is assuring the campus community they have not been the subject of letters containing a white powdery substance, unlike various schools around the country.

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce social work graduate students Mirna Guzman Cervantes and Johnny Rodriguez have been awarded scholarships by the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health to support bilingual mental health services in Texas.

The foundation was created in 1940 by the children of former Texas Governor James S. Hogg, and is part of the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement at The University of Texas at Austin.

Dream becomes reality for student musicians

Mar 2, 2012

NEW YORK CITY, NY - For musicians, the idea of performing at world famous Carnegie Hall is a once in a lifetime opportunity.

COMMERCE - A surviving Tuskegee Airman will share his story with the Texas A&M University-Commerce Family on March 7.

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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.