Sunday Aug 24
Enrollment soars at WT
Incoming freshman Abby Waide carries clothes to her new dorm room during Move-in Day at West Texas A&M University in Canyon.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Lubbock Land Company announces new president
Arthur earned a business degree from West Texas A&M University. She started her career as an accountant with a Lubbock audit firm before spending several years in Houston, where she worked for a privately held real estate firm.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
WTAMU Parking Problems Return
As students return to class Monday at West Texas A&M University, a familiar problem also returns.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
WTAMU sees biggest enrollment to date; tuition costs will rise for some
Employees of West Texas A&M University said they will see an increase of more than 400 students, making this school year the most student enrollment the university has ever seen.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Wedding, Event Planning certificate available through WTAMU
Learn the fundamentals of planning and orchestrating social events with a Certified Wedding and Event Planning course through Education on Demand at West Texas A&M University.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Details of WT's downtown plans emerge
Employers and others with stakes in what courses will be offered at West Texas A&M University's planned downtown campus will get a chance to talk about it today at Amarillo Chamber of Commerce.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
WTAMU Buffalo Club kicks off fundraising week
It's a busy week for West Texas A&M University's Buffalo Club, the group of supporters, donors and volunteers that donate their time and efforts to the WTAMU Athletic Program.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Music Teacher association installs officers, names Teacher of the Year
Officers are Eileene Moss, president; Karen Vandivere, first vice president; Paige Brown, second vice president; Kara Bailey, recording secretary; Julia O'Dell, corresponding secretary/public relations; Debra Wilcox, treasurer; Michele Sheffield, student affiliate chairman; Karen Vandivere, parliamentarian/historian; and Paige Brown, immediate past ... (more)
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Lowery-Hart exhibits long dedication to education
Russell Lowery-Hart was outside Thursday morning, posing for some photos in the mall area between the Lynn Library and the College Union Building on the Amarillo College campus.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
WT receives $160k research grant
West Texas A&M University has received a $160,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to go toward equipment to aid environmental and agriculture research.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Testing renewable energy gains steam at WT institute
Ken Starcher, associate director of West Texas A&M University's Alternative Energy Institute, points to individual cells on one of 10 onsite solar panels.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Doctor joins Advanced Eye Care
Raised in Amarillo, Dr. Salazar returned to the area to join Advanced Eye Care after graduating from the University of Houston College of Optometry this year.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
KidsFest prepares 6,000 backpacks for students
Organizers of KidsFest had parents and students in line outside the Civic Center since 6:30 a.m., ready to shop...for free.
Kerns: Fifth annual Harvest Moon house concert confirmed on Sept. 5
A bit of this and a bit of that ... with a note from Sherry Holley, Buddy Holly's niece, saying she now is "custom-making limestone, tile pen-and-ink drawings with watercolor" of Buddy.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
WT names new VP of business affairs
Sherri Bays, who recently served as vice president of business affairs at Western New Mexico University, will take on the same position at West Texas A&M University in September, pending the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents' approval.
WT campus minister receives servant leader award
After decades of service in campus ministry, a servant leader award in honor of Jim Brinkerhoff was established at the Campus for Christ Conference held July 24 through Sunday at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn., and the first recipient was a campus minister at West Texas A&M University.