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Wednesday Sep 10 | Denton Record-Chronicle

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.


Related Topix: Denton, TX, Corinth, TX

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.


Related Topix: Texas, University of Texas at Arlington, Lubbock Christian University, University of Texas Pan American

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 .


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Texas Tribune

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.


Related Topix: McAllen, TX, Houston, TX

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Briefly in arts

University of North Texas College of Visual Arts & Design Dean Robert Milnes has retired from his local post.


Related Topix: University of North Texas, College of Visual Arts , Texas, Texas Woman's University, Painting, Arts, Entertainment

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

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.


Related Topix: University of North Texas, College of Visual Arts , Texas

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.


Related Topix: Santa Teresa, NM

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.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Wave

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.


Related Topix: Bill Haslam, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry

Sat Aug 23, 2014

KXII-TV Sherman

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.


Related Topix: Denison, TX

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Sweetwater Reporter

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.


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Education Etc., Sweetwater, TX

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.


Related Topix: Tyler, TX, University of Texas at Tyler, Smith County, TX

KXII-TV Sherman

North Central Texas College gets first police department

In less than a week, classes will be back in session at North Central Texas College.


Related Topix: Gainesville, TX, Corinth, TX

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.


Related Topix: Houston, TX, University of Houston, South Texas College of Law