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UT Arlington appoints San Diego State Student Affairs leader Timothy...

He previously served in leadership roles in Student Affairs at the students around the world and will lead a division of 25 departments and programs, 180 employees and more than 330 student organizations.


Related Topix: San Diego State University

Mon Jul 28, 2014

UT Arlington President: not in competition with the alumni association'

UT Arlington President Vistasp Karbhari said Monday he is starting an Alumni Relations office, but it is not intended to replace the original alumni association, which seems to be on the brink of ending.


Involving nursing assistants with decisions may result in higher quality, study finds

Empowering nursing assistants and family members of nursing home residents in decision-making results improved service, a new study finds.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

WT names student affairs VP

West Texas A&M University President J. Patrick O'Brien named Michael Knox vice president for student affairs starting Aug. 11, pending approval by the university system's board of regents.


Related Topix: West Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University, New York University, West, TX, Canyon, TX

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Island Packet

Wild card candidates on the 2014 ballot

There are 13 S.C. third-party or independent candidates on the November ballot for statewide or federal offices in South Carolina.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Cal State Sacramento, National University, Batesburg-Leesville, SC

RU a zoo or speedway fan? Buy a PL8

The 160 different Texas auto license plate designs will be thinned to about 100 next year unless business picks up for some of the slowest sellers at state vendor


Related Topix: Texas, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University

Fri Jul 25, 2014


UT Arlington geophysicist awarded federal funds to study rock dynamics

UT Arlington professor W. Ashley Griffith has received federal funding to study the energy needed to fracture rock at the surface and below ground.


Related Topix: Geology, Science

Knox Named WTAMUs New Vice President for Student Affairs

West Texas A&M University President J. Patrick OBrien has named Michael J. Knox as the Universitys new vice president for student affairs, pending approval by The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents.


Related Topix: West Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University

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Crescent Building Executive Team

Vacationing this summer? Stay informed with's Texas AM Alert. You'll get original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the Dallas, Houston markets, as well as the entire Southwest region right in your inbox.


Related Topix: Texas, Fort Worth, TX, Southern Methodist University

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Medical News Today

Many young adults need to be educated about the female condom

The female condom is one of just two barrier methods that can protect against sexually transmitted infections and unplanned pregnancies, yet many young adults are not aware of the device, a new study by two UT Arlington researchers has found.


Related Topix: Human Sexuality

Wed Jul 23, 2014


If College Students Knew What Female Condoms Were, They Might Use Them

Most college students don't know what a female condom is, according to a study from the University of Texas at Arlington .


Related Topix: Human Sexuality

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Communication about female condom vital to young adults, UT Arlington researchers say

Associate Communication Professor Charla Markham Shaw, left, and Karishma Chatterjee, assistant professor of communication, research sexual health education messages targeted at young college-age adults.


Related Topix: Human Sexuality

Tigers pitcher's surprise signing with UTA

The best-laid plans often go awry, and for former Mansfield High School pitcher Kyle LaBerge, this could not be better news.


Related Topix: Coppell, TX, Arlington, TX


Deadly Coral Diseases Surge Near Dredging Sites

Researchers studied the effects of such digging operations on the health of corals around Barrow Island, which is located off the west coast of Australia.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Using military records in Fort Worth Genealogy July 21 - 27

July 26: Free Western Heritage Symposium at the National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum, 3400 Mount Vernon Ave., Fort Worth, 76103.


Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy, Texas

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Trailblazer Reby Cary is deserving of another honor: having school named for him

Reby Cary, a true North Texas trailblazer who has worn many hats and titles in his 93 years, will be honored for his service to the community Saturday during a fun-filled evening sponsored by the Tarrant County Black Historical and Genealogical Society.


Related Topix: Tarrant County, TX, Fort Worth, TX, African-American

CBS Local

A Healthy Dose Of Education Provides Career Success For A Dallas Nurse

The health care field in the DFW area is alive and well. As such, nurses are in constant demand to take care of those who have fallen ill.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Medicine, Nursing, University of North Texas

Dallas Observer

100 Dallas Creatives: No. 81 Pioneering Arts Advocates Mark Lowry & Michael Warner

Mixmaster presents "100 Creatives," in which we feature cultural entrepreneurs of Dallas in random order.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Blog News

Thu Jul 17, 2014


Austin College Gateways Initiative Guides Students to Future Goals

Austin College President Marjorie Hass announces the launch of the Austin College Gateways initiative, with phase one of the program focused on students interested in law medicine, healthcare, accounting, and other professions.


Related Topix: Austin College, Carnegie Mellon University, Kansas State University, University of Texas at Tyler, Texas