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  1. Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Texas Tribune

    With money tight in higher education, Texas A&M University is planning to ask its out-of-state students to carry more of the financial burden. The A&M System Board of Regents voted Thursday to increase its out-of-state tuition at its College Station flagship by up to $200 per credit hour.

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  2. Texas dance troupe swings through Washington for Trump inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    The Lil' Wranglers of College Station perform at the 2017 Black Tie And Boots Ball outside Washington, D.C., on Jan. 19, 2017. WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Lil' and Elite Wranglers brought a little bit of Texas to the Inaugural Parade on Friday, performing their signature country swing dances while marching past thousands of spectators.

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  3. Students walking around the Texas A&M University campus in College Station, TX.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Elsa Murano, the former president of Texas A&M University, is under consideration to be President-elect Donald Trump's agriculture secretary, according to his transition team. Trump aides said Thursday that Trump will meet next week with Murano, the former top food safety official at the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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  4. At A&M, protests, big crowds and tension over white nationalist's speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Richard Spencer's speech at Texas A&M drew more than a thousand protestors. As he preached white nationalism, tension was high and police in riot gear tried to maintain calm.

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  5. A&M president proclaims "complete support" for football coach Kevin SumlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith interviews Texas A&M President Michael Young during a Tribune event on Dec. 1, 2016. Texas A&M University President Michael Young expressed full support for his school's football coach, Kevin Sumlin, on Thursday, though he stopped short of promising that Sumlin would be back to coach the Aggies in 2017.

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  6. The Brief: TEA will tour Texas following special ed investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Risk of terrorists crossing U.S. border into Texas is real - but low The number of illegal border crossers from faraway countries - including some considered sponsors of terrorism - has been rising, but they're still a tiny fraction of apprehensions. Richard Spencer's host at Texas A&M is the country's "Strongest Skinhead" The man bringing Richard Spencer to speak at Texas A&M University next week is himself a white nationalist who has been inviting incendiary guests to College Station for years.

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  7. "Strongest Skinhead" is behind white nationalist's speech at Texas A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Preston Wiginton, right, during a celebration of Second Amendment Day he organized on the Texas A&M University campus in 2013. Preston Wiginton has been trying for years to get students and faculty to come to his events on the Texas A&M University campus - with little luck.

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  8. Students walking around the Texas A&M University campus in College Station, TX.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Facing outrage on social media and among students, faculty and alumni, Texas A&M University officials said Wednesday that they didn't invite a white nationalist leader who is scheduled to speak on campus next month. till appears poised to speak on campus.

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  9. symposium on transportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    The Texas Tribune is pleased to present a daylong symposium, in partnership with the Texas A&M Transportation Institute , on transportation policy in Texas. Topics of discussion will include highway funding, urban mobility, road vs. rail, tech innovations in easing congestion and how population growth is impacting our planning for the future.

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  10. Texas Universities Want to Make it Easier to Transfer From Community CollegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Universities across Texas are partnering with community colleges, such as San Jacinto Community College in Pasadena, to make it easier for students to transfer into four-year schools. The path has been open for decades to students who want a bachelor's degree: If a student doesn't have the tuition money or isn't ready to leave home, community college is a good place to start.

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  11. Coach Krystal Morrow works at her desk at Bryan Adams High School in Dallas, Texas.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    With just more than an hour to go before Krystal Morrow's bright, colorful classroom filled on Monday with fresh-faced kids ready to start the new school year, the 13-year teaching veteran was furiously texting students who left months ago. Nearly 60 students Morrow guided to graduation at Bryan Adams High School left in the spring with plans to attend four-year colleges this fall, and Morrow wanted to make sure they're following through.

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  12. Rural Texas County Tries to Derail High-Speed TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    In a rebuke of a private firm's plans to build a bullet train between Houston and Dallas, local officials in rural southeastern Texas voted unanimously to require high-speed rail developers to acquire a permit and provide sufficient proof of eminent domain authority before building a rail line The requirement could present a new hurdle for Texas Central Partners as it prepares to build a 240-mile, 90-minute bullet train between Houston and Dallas, a controversial project that has pitted urban supporters against rural opponents in counties like Grimes. Construction is slated to start in 2017 and run through 2021 at a cost of more than $10 billion.

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  13. New A&M Campus Will Focus on Research and Students "Not Admitted" Into A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    The Texas A&M University System on Monday announced plans to spend $150 million renovating an old satellite campus a few miles from its flagship in College Station to include new buildings, research facilities and, eventually, space to teach as many as 10,000 new students. It's not immediately clear how that would work.

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