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  1. AMoA's oldest exhibit returns to show off faculty, student talentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    ... pm with a reception and awards, with just one minor change - the name, as West Texas State is now West Texas A&M University. "The AC/WT faculty show was the first exhibition held here," said Alex Gregory, director of Amarillo Museum of Art. "AC will ...

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  2. WT simulation urges people to walk a mile in a refugee's shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    During the "Walk a Mile in My Shoes: Refugee Camp Simulation" on the West Texas A&M Univeristy campus on Saturday, Border Patrol guard Musaab Alkhayatt, left, detains WT students Rubin McClain, from left, Julianna Calvaruso, Danielle Parson and Ashley Vanderford as they portray a refugee family trying to escape political persecution. The Global Human Project held a refugee simulation called "Walk a Mile in My Shoes" on the campus of West Texas A&M University on Saturday as the culmination of a two-day refugee resettlement conference.

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  3. Refugee resettlement conference kicks off today at West Texas A&M UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Amarillo.com

    Refugee resettlement is the topic of a two-day conference that kicks off today at West Texas A&M University. Speakers and educational sessions will focus on the process of resettlement in the U.S. and provide insight into different cultures that come to the country and area.

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  4. Refugee resettlement conference kicks off Thursday at West Texas A&M UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Amarillo.com

    Refugee resettlement is the topic of a two-day conference that kicks off today at West Texas A&M University. Speakers and educational sessions will focus on the process of resettlement in the U.S. and provide insight into different cultures that come to the country and area.

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  5. Refugee Provider Conference Planned March 23-24 at WTAMURead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | MyHighPlains.com

    The best practices for post-resettlement adjustment will be the focus of a Refugee Provider Conference March 23-24 at West Texas A&M University. The two-day event is presented as part of the University's eighth annual Social Justice Leadership Conference and will feature Dr. Faith Nibbs, director of the Forced Migration Upward Mobility Project in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

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  6. Four Students Named To Receive American Ag Editors' Assn, Ag Communicators Of Tomorrow ScholarshipsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | Agri Marketing

    ... outstanding students have been selected to receive the 2017 AAEA ACT scholarships. Shalin Lawson, West Texas A&M University. "I am consistently impressed with Shalin's work ethic, her commitment to her education, and her demonstrated leadership ...

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  7. Amarillo: Forging our future | Series examines the key issues for May 6 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Amarillo.com

    ... who will best shape our future. We also have new leaders in key organizations. A new city manager, West Texas A&M University president and head of the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation have been named in recent months and appear qualified ...

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  8. WTAMU Trap & Skeet Club Hosts Fundraiser ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | MyHighPlains.com

    West Texas A&M University's Trap & Skeet Club will host a fundraising shoot at 10 am on March 18, 2017 at the Hereford Gun Club. The club will use funds from the shoot to help defray travel and shoot costs for club members in shooting competitions throughout the state.

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  9. WT conference provides look inside the life of a refugee, best practices for those resettlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | KXXV-TV Waco

    West Texas A&M University will be hosting an event next week, explaining why they are here and what process they go through to get here. Holly Bellah, Instructor of Social Work at West Texas A&M University says for those interested, a simulation will be provided and a panel of refugees from a variety of countries will answer questions.

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  10. WT's UPD to Host ALICE Instructor Training ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | MyHighPlains.com

    The West Texas A&M University Police Department and the ALICE Training Institute have teamed up to bring ALICE Instructor Training to WTAMU May 22- 23 for a two-day instructor course designed to teach proactive survival strategies for violent intruder or active shooter incidents. The goal of the ALICE program is to provide individuals with survival-enhancing options for those critical moments in the gap between when a violent situation begins and when law enforcement arrives on scene.

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  11. #PrayForThePanhandle: Back 40 Grill hosting benefit for ranchers and familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | KSWO

    Back 40 Grill will be hosting a benefit event Monday, March 13, at 5 p.m. for the WRCA-wildlife relief foundation to help the department of agriculture at West Texas A&M University provide aid and relief for all of the ranchers and their families in the Texas Panhandle.

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  12. Amarillo ISD students headed to National Science BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Amarillo.com

    ... math. The two teams were invited to the competition after winning regional contests last month at West Texas A&M University. They will be among 116 vying for cash prizes and more. "Since you don't know what they're going to ask, you're a little ...

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  13. Sixth-seed Lions see second half comeback effort fall short in 97-86...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | Gilmer Mirror

    Sixth-seed Lions see second half comeback effort fall short in 97-86 NCAA Tournament loss to third-seed West Texas A&M Sixth-seed Lions see second half comeback effort fall short in 97-86 NCAA Tournament loss to third-seed West Texas A&M -- LINK GOLDEN, Colo . - The Texas A&M University-Commerce men's basketball team staged a furious second half comeback, but ultimately fell short to West Texas A&M University, falling 97-86 in the South Central Regional Quarterfinal round of the NCAA Division II Men's Basketball Championship.

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  14. For Clarendon's Claire, quitting college leads to bestselling careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | Amarillo.com

    Bestselling author Bethany Claire, of Clarendon, who wrote" Love Beyond Reach" , will give a lecture Saturday for the March meeting of the Texas High Plains Writers Claire walked out of class a moment later and - without overthinking it - withdrew from West Texas A&M University. On the spot.

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  15. Javelinas 36 mins ago 8:41 p.m.Frazier's Buzzer-Beater Paces Javelinas to Tourament Opener UpsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | KIII

    ... of the Permian Basin (26-6) Saturday afternoon in Lockridge Arena. The Javelinas will battle No. 3 West Texas A&M University (25-8) at 6 p.m. tomorrow evening. The Buffs defeated No. 6 Texas A&M University-Commerce 97-86 in the first game. The win ...

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  16. Sydney Wallace: - She lit up the room'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... nurses get more time to interact closely with patients, her mother said. She went on to enroll at West Texas A&M University and worked at BSA as a nurse technician while in school. It was actually at BSA where Wallace met Crockett after he came ...

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  17. Sydney Wallace: 'She always lit up the room'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | Amarillo.com

    ... nurses get more time to interact closely with patients, her mother said. She went on to enroll at West Texas A&M University and worked at BSA as a nurse technician while in school. It was actually at BSA where Wallace met Crockett after he came ...

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  18. Women in the Great WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | Amarillo.com

    In commemoration of the centennial anniversary of World War I, the West Texas A&M University History and Gender Studies departments have partnered with the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum to hold a panel discussion called "Women in the Great War."

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  19. Video: WT PuppiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | ClipSyndicate

    Students at West Texas A&M University got to do that while learning the five signs of emotional s... More>> Students at West Texas A&M University got to do that while learning the five signs of emotional suffering. It's part of an ongoing campaign by a group on campus.

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  20. WT to Host High School, Community College Students at 2017 Outreach SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | MyHighPlains.com

    The computer science program at West Texas A&M University is hosting its 2017 Outreach Summit from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, March 8 for area high school and community college students and faculty to help raise awareness about opportunities available in computing. The one-day event will be in the Jack B. Kelley Student Center, Legacy Hall on campus and will feature four guest speakers-Brett Dawson, Amanda Fangman, Janie Aggas and Vance Morris.

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