Wednesday Sep 10
Class learns about 9/11
On Wednesday, Ellis kicked off a three-day lesson at McMath Middle School in Denton when she attempted to teach students about the events of Sept. 11. "When you think of the phrase 9/11, the date, Sept.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry Kicks Off Vote Texas Campaign for the November 4 Election
Coinciding with the Labor Day holiday and traditional beginning of the political season, Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry embarked on the General Election phase of the Vote Texas campaign.
Independent Women's Forum
It's the Tuition, Stupid
President Obama paints himself as the man who wants to do something about college loan debt .
Mon Sep 01, 2014
For Community Colleges, a Chance to Grant More Four-Year Degrees
Freshman Samantha Salas hangs out with friends before going to class on the first day of school on Aug. 25, 2014, at South Texas College's Pecan Campus in McAllen.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Briefly in arts
University of North Texas College of Visual Arts & Design Dean Robert Milnes has retired from his local post.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Departing dean gets handmade gifts for retirement
Faculty members in the University of North Texas College of Visual Arts and Design crafted a belt buckle for departing dean Robert Milnes.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
FBI Raids Offices Of Private Texas College
FBI agents raided the offices of a shuttered private college and the house of its owners Wednesday as part of an investigation that includes the U.S. Department of Education.
National Center for Policy Analysis
Texas Challenges Colleges to Cut Costs
Why are college tuition costs so high? Because of federal student loan policy, writes Judah Bellin, researcher at the Manhattan Institute.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Judah Bellin: Slimming the college-tuition beast
The cost of American higher education is reaching dizzying heights. Average tuition for attending a private, nonprofit four-year college or university in 2013 was $40,917 per year, while a public four-year college cost $18,391 yearly - figures representing a five-year increase of 14 percent and 20 percent, respectively.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
NCTC receives $1,000,000 grant
North Central Texas College recently received a $1.2 million dollar grant to help provide scholarships and equipment for Lifelong Learning's vocational programs.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
ACT scores released for SHS students
The recent scores of Sweetwater High School students who took the ACT test last year have been released, which account for the 63 students that took the test from the Class of 2014.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
TJC's Fall Convocation held Monday
Tyler Junior College and higher education in general have a close relationship with the community and play a vital role in local economic development, speakers told faculty at the college's fall convocation Monday.
North Central Texas College gets first police department
In less than a week, classes will be back in session at North Central Texas College.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Bradley W. Tilton II, Houston Family Attorney
Deciding to pursue divorce is one of the most difficult and emotional decisions married couple will ever make, particularly if there are children.