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Audit Proves UNT Manipulated Millions In Payroll Collections

The University of North Texas is facing a potentially big IOU from the State of Texas.

09/25/2014

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Dallas Part Of Push To Keep Incoming College Students On Track

School districts in Dallas, Chicago, Miami, Minnesota and West Virginia are among those using text messages to keep aspiring college students on track.

07/06/2014

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TCU Students Demand Higher Quality Toilet Paper

Behind closed doors in stalls around its campus, Texas Christian University has a tissue issue.

01/22/2014

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Hit And Run Survivor Hopes To One Day Dance Again

A former model who was struck by a hit and run driver in Denton Square hopes to one day dance again.

10/13/2013

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13 Students Charged In Texas State Drumline Hazing

Thirteen members of the Texas State University marching band have been charged with misdemeanor hazing after what campus police describe as an initiation involving alcohol.

09/23/2013

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Baylor Gets 28 1st-Quarter Points 3 Games In Row

Baylor got off to another fast start, scoring at least 28 points in the first quarter for the third game in a row.

09/21/2013

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Program Offers College Credit For Military Experience

Good news for some military veterans… as a part of the College Credit for Heroes (CCH) program, service to your country can now translate into college credit hours.

CBSDFW.COM–06/24/2013

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High School Students Surprised With 4-Year Scholarships

Millions of dollars in college dreams came true in DeSoto Tuesday. Officials with Texas Christian University (TCU) surprised seven DeSoto High School students with full, four-year scholarships.

CBS 11–03/19/2013

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Dewhurst Talks Higher Education For 2013 Session

Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is scheduled to discuss higher education in Fort Worth and how the state’s universities may be affected in the 2013 legislative session.

12/06/2012

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Bill Would Let Students Earn Tuition With Community Service

Some good news for Texas families worried about paying for college. A bill filed in the state legislature would give high school students the opportunity to earn tuition credit for doing certain community service work.

CBSDFW.COM–11/14/2012

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Calculating The Real Student Cost For A College Degree

North Texan Joanne Pierre-Louie was thrilled to become the first in her family to graduate college. But, the American born daughter of immigrants was so focused on finishing — that she neglected to calculate the real cost of a degree at the school of her dreams.

CBS 11–10/29/2012

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Perry Calls For 4-Year Tuition Freeze For Freshmen

Governor Rick Perry has formally pitched a four-year tuition freeze for incoming college freshmen and renewed his call for bachelor’s degrees costing $10,000 or less, including books.

10/01/2012

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