Texas A&M University-Commerce News

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A&M-Commerce first up on high-speed network

Dec 19, 2011
Paul Bryan

COMMERCE - Quality service, innovation and collaboration were the themes behind the application and recent approval of a $6.6 million Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant to the Texas A&M University System.

City to move forward on major street project

Dec 19, 2011

COMMERCE - The City of Commerce will consider the sale of $3 million in bonds for street improvements when they meet Tuesday.

Students offered second chance with new program

Dec 16, 2011

Commerce – In an effort to meet Texas’ Closing the Gaps Goals, Texas A&M University-Commerce is implementing a new Second Chance program beginning in the spring 2012 semester. 

Grant expands A&M-Commerce network capabilities

Dec 15, 2011

Commerce, TEXAS (Nov. 21, 2011)—Texas A&M University-Commerce recently announced that students, faculty and staff will now enjoy high-speed broadband access thanks to a $6.6 million Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant awarded to The Texas A&M University System.

First ETSU board chairman, Button, dies at 93

Dec 13, 2011
Dallas Morning News

COMMERCE - Officials at Texas A&M University-Commerce are flying flags at half staff Wednesday in memory of alumnus and first chairman of the East Texas State Board of Regents, Garland Button. 

50 Year Club celebrates past, tradition

Dec 12, 2011
Flickr: A&M-Commerce

COMMERCE - Members of the 50 Year Club at Texas A&M University-Commerce revisited campus the weekend of December 10.

ETSU Alumnus speaks to graduates Saturday

Dec 12, 2011

COMMERCE - Former NBC News anchor and public relations and communications professional Noah Nelson will speak at this weekend’s undergraduate ceremonies at Texas A&M University-Commerce.


Dr. Larry Lemanski serves as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

President Jones: SACS warning lifted

Dec 9, 2011

COMMERCE - The warning issued to Texas A&M University-Commerce by the school’s accrediting agency has been lifted.

President Dan Jones informed faculty and staff in an email this week that the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Board of Trustees voted on the item Monday during their annual conference in Orlando.

Texas A&M University-Commerce Marketing Communications

On the December 2011 edition of The President's Perspective, Dr. Jones talks with Hunt County Transportation Planning and Steering committee co-chair Dee Hilton.

Developer granted extension in Commerce land deal

Dec 7, 2011

COMMERCE - A Pennsylvania-based developer has asked Texas A&M University-Commerce for an extension in the discovery and permitting of a 7.3 acre tract west of Whitely Hall. 

University Community Update, November 15, 2011

Nov 15, 2011

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dr. Dan Jones on Tuesday informed faculty and staff of the latest enrollment numbers, A&M System Board of Regent activity, new faculty solicitations and future planning. Listen to the complete address.