Texas A&M University-Commerce News

This page curates KETR's news stories related to Texas A&M University-Commerce.


Texas A&M University System
2:32 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

A&M lands $285.6 million federal contract to enhance nation’s biosecurity preparedness

John Sharp speaking during a forum at West Texas A&M University in 2011
Roberto Rodriguez Amarillo Globe-News

COLLEGE STATION - The contract allows for the development of one of three U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing.

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A&M System
8:01 am
Mon June 18, 2012

Chancellor Sharp to deliver important announcement

Chancellor Sharp during a February address at A&M-Commerce
Jerrod Knight KETR

AUSTIN - There’s curiosity surrounding a planned announcement by Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp Monday in Austin.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
10:27 pm
Sun June 10, 2012

Whitley Hall repaired after January's falling brick scare

Improved brick veneer at the highest section of Whitley Hall along the east side.
Scott Harvey KETR

COMMERCE - Five months ago, students at Texas A&M University-Commerce were alerted to falling debris at Whitley Hall via the emergency notification system IRIS. 

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6:13 am
Fri June 8, 2012

Months of free counseling for Northeast Texas children


The Northeast Texas Child Advocacy Center is offering free counseling sessions this summer and fall, thanks to a coordinated effort with Texas A&M University-Commerce

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In Memorial
2:51 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Memorial service set for Spencer June 23rd

Dr. Otha Spencer

According to a Texas A&M University-Commerce facebook post, First United Methodist Church in Commerce will be the site of a memorial service for longtime ETSU professor emeritus and author, Dr. Otha Spencer.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
7:27 pm
Wed June 6, 2012

Another round of campus construction underway

Looking north through the fence where crews will extend the university Walking Mall.
Scott Harvey KETR

COMMERCE - As progress of various summer construction projects on the Texas A&M University-Commerce campus continue, yet another phase begins.

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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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Texas Legislature
8:38 am
Wed June 6, 2012

Perry's proposed cuts could impact Northeast Texas agencies

Gov. Perry speaking during a stop in Greenville in May

AUSTIN - For the second time in four years, Gov. Rick Perry has asked state agencies to look for new ways to get leaner by proposing 10 percent reductions in spending.

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College Corner Cafe
3:00 pm
Mon June 4, 2012

Another blow dealt to Commerce economy with CCC closing

Charmaine Bennett displays the specials for 4/24/12 at the College Corner Cafe.
Facebook College Corner Cafe

COMMERCE - Roughly 40 people, several of whom are students, find themselves unemployed following Sunday’s abrupt closing of the College Corner Café.

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