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Report: Texas Public Research Universities In Peril

They’re doing essential research and educating en masse the next generations of scientists and engineers. But a new report argues the mission of the country’s 101 major public research universities is imperiled by budget cuts.

09/25/2012

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Perry: A&M’s Move To SEC Good For Aggies, State

Governor Rick Perry says Texas A&M’s move to the Southeastern Conference is good for the school and the state of Texas.

09/10/2012

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Texas A&M Billboard Taken Down In Gainesville

A billboard touting Texas A&M athletics and academics has been taken down in Gainesville, Florida, ahead of the Aggies road football game against the Florida Gators, scheduled for Saturday, September 8.

09/05/2012

WASHINGTON - Ambassador Ryan Crocker testifies during a confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee June 8, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Texas A&M Dean, On Leave, Arrested in Hit-and-Run

According to news reports, former U.S. Ambassador Ryan Crocker, who is on leave from his position as dean of Texas A&M University’s Bush School of Government and Public Service, is facing drunken driving charges in a hit-and-run incident.

08/23/2012

An exterior view of Kyle Field at Texas A&M University in College Station. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

3 Confirmed Dead In Shooting Near Texas A&M Campus

Officials at Texas A&M University say three people are dead after a deadly shooting near the College Station campus.

08/13/2012

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Texas A&M Dedicates Biodefense Center

Texas A&M University is formally dedicating a new biodefense center where researchers work on strategies to respond to bioterrorism and develop vaccines in the event of a nuclear threat.

07/23/2012

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Big Rewards, Less Job Security For College Leaders

Helicopter parents, impatient trustees, overworked professors, entitled athletics boosters and deeply partisan lawmakers with little cash to spare. It’s enough to make people wonder why anyone would want the job of college president.

07/05/2012

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Texas A&M Buying Texas Wesleyan Law School

Texas A&M is buying the law school at private Texas Wesleyan University, a purchase that sets up a public law college in the metroplex and fulfills a long-sought goal for officials at one of the nation’s largest universities.

06/26/2012

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Texas A&M Launches Accountability Website

Texas A&M University has launched a website that offers such data as graduation rates, faculty workloads, demographics and student debt — already public information, now in one place.

05/18/2012

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Texas A&M Raises Fees, Tuition At Some Campuses

Texas A&M University regents have raised some student fees and tuition at some of the system’s campuses.

05/05/2012

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Woman’s Quest To Be A&M Yell Leader Ends

Samantha Ketcham’s quest to become Texas A&M’s first female yell leader ended abruptly Wednesday when the university’s election commission said no runoff would be needed.

02/29/2012

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Baylor Raised Issues Over Texas A&M Moving To SEC

The Associated Press has obtained an email indicating that it was Baylor that raised the specter of legal action to stop Texas A&M from leaving the Big 12.

09/07/2011

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