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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

UTA-Apartments

UTA Students Relocate; Move On From Storms

Nursing student Magen Isaacs’ University of Texas at Arlington living quarters are much smaller than where she lived just a week ago.

10/10/2014

STARKVILLE, MS - OCTOBER 04: Dak Prescott #15 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs runs for yards against the Texas A&M Aggies during the fourth quarter of a game at Davis Wade Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi. Mississippi State won the game 48-31. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Mississippi State’s Dak Prescott Is More Than Tim Tebow 2.0

As the season has seen the rise of Mississippi State football, quarterback Dak Prescott has emerged on the scene as one of college football’s best. Is Prescott the best player in college football?

10/09/2014

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Matchup For TCU-Baylor A First With Both Teams Ranked In Top 10

Baylor and TCU first played each other in 1899, when both Christian schools were still located in Waco.

10/08/2014

Quarterback Trevone Boykin #2 of the TCU Horned Frogs  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Dual-Threat Boykin, No. 9 TCU Going Back To Baylor

Trevone Boykin remembers that good feeling after his first victory as TCU’s starting quarterback, and thinking then about the potential for the Horned Frogs.

10/07/2014

STARKVILLE, MS - OCTOBER 04: Brandon Holloway #10 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs reaches for the goal line over Armani Watts #23 of the Texas A&M Aggies during the third quarter of a game at Davis Wade Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi. Mississippi State won the game 48-31. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: You Cannot Script Drama As Good As This

Each week of college football should be seen as a chapter, and the season the full novel. The only thing is, you cannot script drama this good.

10/07/2014

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No. 3 Ole Miss Turns Attention To No. 14 Texas A&M

Mississippi’s surprise victory over Alabama last weekend will live in school lore for a long time.

10/07/2014

Head coach Art Briles of the Baylor Bears (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Briles: Everything OK As Long As No. 5 Baylor Wins

As for the No. 5 Bears having to depend on their running game, needing some big special teams plays and scoring only half their previous season average in a grind-it-out 28-7 win at Texas, that doesn’t bother Briles, either.

10/06/2014

Head coach Kliff Kingsbury of the Texas Tech Red Raiders   (Photo by John Weast/Getty Images)

Texas Tech Playing Like ‘Bad News Bears’ At Times

Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury sees plenty of confidence and swagger during practices. When it comes to game days, that bluster evaporates.

10/06/2014

Head coach Bob Stoops of the Oklahoma Sooners (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Oklahoma Prepares For Rival Texas

The Sooners’ hated rival pops up on the schedule just in time to help them refocus after their first loss. Oklahoma fell at TCU last Saturday and dropped from No. 4 to No. 11 in the Top 25.

10/06/2014

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TCU & Baylor Turn Big 12 Upside Down

The Texas-Oklahoma game is typically a bellwether matchup for the Big 12 title race. It’s not even the biggest game in Texas this weekend.

10/06/2014

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East Carolina Hosts SMU In AAC Debut

East Carolina earned the program’s first national ranking in six years by beating two power-conference opponents, the last win coming with a record-setting offensive showing.

10/03/2014

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