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Gov. Abbott Dedicates Billions To Elevate Higher Education

Thanks to a new law set to kick in on September 1, Texas Colleges and Universities will have an additional $4 billion to elevate their national standing in research.

08/28/2015

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Texas A&M Announces Land Deal For Expanded Student Housing

The Texas A&M University System has announced a public-private project for more student housing serving the flagship campus in College Station.

07/30/2015

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College Acceptance?… Not So Fast

Texas A&M Texarkana apologized Friday for what it called a technical error, that left some graduating seniors thinking they were accepted to the university, but actually were not.

06/05/2015

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North Texas H.S. Determined To Enroll Every Senior In College

The senior class at Haltom High School is working on something no other senior class has done before, at this campus.

CBS 11–12/04/2014

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Estimated 100 Brains Missing From University Of Texas

The University of Texas at Austin is missing about 100 brains — about half of the specimens the university had in a collection of brains preserved in jars of formaldehyde.

12/02/2014

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How The Montgomery GI Bill Is Motivating Our Servicemembers

From providing support for entrance exams to tuition for college courses, the Montgomery GI Bill provides education benefits for members of the military.

11/10/2014

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Texas Universities Seeking Billions For Construction

Several Texas universities are seeking money from the Legislature to build and update facilities on their campuses.

11/05/2014

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Data Crunchers Help North Texans Choose A College

Data crunchers hope to help North Texans choose a college.

CBS 11–10/25/2014

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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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