University/ Trade College News
Howard Payne University invites the community, students, alumni, personnel and friends to HPU’s campus for the Spring Family Reunion on Saturday, April 1. The day’s festivities will begin at 9 a.m. and feature a 5K run/walk, outdoor games, food, alumni reunions, live music and a reunion lunc…
The Tarleton State University Mathematics Education Team — Melissa Eubank, Dr. Eileen Faulkenberry, Dr. Elizabeth Riggs, Dr. Kathy Smith and Michael Warren — received the Texas A&M University System Chancellor’s Academy of Teacher Educators Award for the 2022-2023 academic year.
A pair of Tarleton State University doctoral students took first and second place in the Texas A&M University System Pathways Student Research Symposium, March 4 and 5.
Howard Payne University honored six students as Currie-Strickland Scholars during the 15th Currie-Strickland Lectures in Christian Ethics, held recently on the HPU campus. The event featured guest lecturer Dr. Clark Elliston, associate professor of religion and philosophy at Schreiner Univer…
Beginning fall 2023, Stephenville High School students can earn university credit for college algebra, precalculus, animal science and agricultural economics before they graduate, thanks to Tarleton State’s new dual enrollment program, Tarleton Today.
The Department of Visual Arts and Design exhibition “Seeing Doubles” runs through March 8 in the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center Gallery on the Tarleton State University campus in Stephenville.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Dr. Matt Underwood has been named the inaugural Director of Tarleton State University’s dual enrollment program for Texas high school students, Tarleton Today, effective March 1.
Spirited Learning events from Texas A&M’s Department of Horticultural Sciences spotlight Texas horticulture
The Department of Horticultural Sciences in Texas A&M’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences has created a “spirited” way to bring students and the larger Texas A&M University community together with the Texas horticulture industry.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas —A new agreement between Tarleton State University and Ranger College expands an existing collaboration and establishes alternative admission and a pathway to a bachelor’s degree for students who otherwise might not have the opportunity.
HPU speech and debate clinches debate sweepstakes at TIFA; two students named to Texas All State Forensics Squad
BROWNWOOD – February 16, 2023 – Howard Payne University’s Student Speaker Bureau speech and debate team clinched the debate sweepstakes at the recent Texas Intercollegiate Forensics Association (TIFA) Championship and won third place overall sweepstakes.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas —Theatre at Tarleton and the Department of Performing Arts will present The SpongeBob Musical at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22-25 and 2 p.m. Feb. 26 in the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center Auditorium.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Lone Star Emmy winner Chet Garner will give a crash course in travel, filmmaking, marketing — whatever it takes to start a successful TV show — at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, in the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center in Stephenville on the Tarleton State University campus. …
LONGVIEW, Texas (January 25, 2023) - The following students were named to the Fall 2022 Dean's List at LeTourneau University. The Dean's List recognizes students who have achieved a grade point average between 3.50 and 3.99 for the semester.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Beginning with the Class of 2023, Tarleton State University will provide annual scholarships and guarantee admission to select Del Valle Independent School District high school seniors. DVISD and Tarleton leaders finalized the agreement recently.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Hays Consolidated Independent School District seniors could find it easier to obtain a college education following a pact to benefit the school’s top graduates.
BROWNWOOD – January 13, 2023 – Dr. Mitzi Lehrer, retired Howard Payne University faculty member, has been named the HPU Women’s Club’s 2023 Yellow Rose Award recipient. The recognition will be given at the club’s annual Yellow Rose Scholarship Luncheon, scheduled for Thursday, April 20. The …
BROWNWOOD – December 2, 2022 – Howard Payne University’s network of alumni, friends, personnel and community partners made a record-setting show of support on GivingTuesday, providing over $860,000 to impact the university’s student experience. The gifts were made by 430 supporters. HPU’s go…
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University will close all facilities for winter break at noon Friday, Dec. 23. Campuses and other operations will reopen Monday, Jan. 2, 2023. Classes resume Jan. 12.
From Texas A&M University Department of Soil and Crop Sciences
By Anayat Durrani, U.S. News
(Ranger, Texas) Funded by the TRUE Grant, Ranger College has partnered with Collin College and is committed to building a stronger, local workforce. Ranger College is offering an extraordinary, valuable opportunity (typical cost is $1,300) to qualified Texas residents to obtain the fundament…
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — As a high school senior, Courtnie Smith was certain of two things: She had been accepted into a biochemistry program at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, and she did NOT want to go to college near her hometown.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Area law enforcement agencies, including the Tarleton State University Police Department, will participate in a pair of two-day active shooter training response schools facilitated by Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERT).
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — The Tarleton State University Planetarium’s most popular holiday show, “The Mystery of the Christmas Star,” will run through Dec. 20. It investigates possible dates for the birth of Christ and examines recorded sightings of significant astronomical events at the time.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University’s Department of Performing Arts will present the Fort Worth Symphony, Cross Timbers Civic Chorale and University Singers in the annual Masterworks presentation at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, in the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center Auditorium.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — The time of year for giving is here, and friends of Tarleton State University can join in on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 29, by donating to their favorite academic program, student activity or scholarship.
Texas A&M Financial Planning Conference attracts record number of employers, students
Howard Payne University has announced its 2022 Homecoming Court nominees and a Comanche graduate was among the people named to the court!. The students were featured on a float during the Stinger Spectacular parade on Saturday, October 15. Comanche’s own Zeph Christian was a prince nominee. …
(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is reminding shoppers they can save money on clothes and school supplies during the state’s sales tax holiday on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5-7.
BROWNWOOD, TEXAS – June 15, 2022 – Howard Payne University recognized 211 students for academic success during the spring 2022 semester. Students must earn a 4.0 grade point average to be named to the President’s List, a 3.65-3.99 grade point average to be named to the Dean’s List and a 3.5-…
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — National Champions. Again.
SAN ANGELO, TX- Angelo State University conferred 880 undergraduate and graduate degrees on 873 graduates during the 2022 spring commencement exercises on May 13-14, 2022, at the Junell Center/Stephens Arena in San Angelo, Texas.
MANCHESTER, NH- Christopher Boykin of Comanche has been named to Southern New Hampshire University’s Winter 2022 President’s List.
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (May 17, 2022) - Midwestern State University recognized 1,040 honor students for the Spring 2022 semester. The President’s Honor Roll included 426 students, the Provost’s Honor Roll included 284 students and the Dean’s Honor Roll included 330 students.
BROWNWOOD – March 22, 2022 – Howard Payne University’s Guy D. Newman Honors Academy, the Program for Civic Leadership and Public Policy, recently hosted retired Lt. Gen. Terry Scott for a unique and expert perspective on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Speaking to and answering questions from …
AUSTIN – Stories behind the data show the true consequences of driving drunk over spring break. That’s why TxDOT is using its Drive Sober. No Regrets. campaign to share with college students the real-life experiences of people affected by drunk driving crashes across Texas.
BROWNWOOD – February 9, 2022 – Howard Payne University recognized 239 students for academic success during the fall 2021 semester. Students must earn a 4.0 grade point average to be named to the President’s list, a 3.65-3.99 grade point average to be named to the Dean’s List and a 3.5-3.64 g…
From Texas State Technical College
Angelo State University announces 2021 Fall Graduates and Dean's List
(AUSTIN) — Comptroller Glenn Hegar today reminded Texans that the deadline to apply for Texas Match the Promise Foundation℠ scholarship awards is Dec. 31, 2021. Applicants can use our new online application system or download an application form and mail it in.
(SWEETWATER, Texas) - Texas State Technical College graduate Kaitlin Sullivan recently returned to TSTC to tell a group of current students about her successful internship in Germany with printing press manufacturer Koenig & Bauer that led to her current job at the company’s Dallas facility.
Comanche resident with down syndrome to receive national postsecondary scholarship to attend Arlington Baptist University/Green Oaks Life Prep
Nina Koster has been selected to receive a national scholarship from the National Down Syndrome Society.
Hi, my name is Kory Howell. I am a first year Osteopathic Medical Student (OMS-I) at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) at UNTHSC in Fort Worth, Texas. However, the start of my long and exciting journey, which has led me to where I am today, began here in Comanche, Texas.
BROWNWOOD – July 1, 2021 – Howard Payne University presented degrees to 187 graduates at Commencement ceremonies held in May for fall 2020 and spring 2021 graduates. Degrees were conferred by Dr. Cory Hines, HPU president, and other university personnel.
WACO, Texas (June 28, 2021) - More than 4,700 Baylor University students have been named to the Dean’s Academic Honor List for the Spring 2021 semester.
BROWNWOOD – June 18, 2021 – Howard Payne University recognized 227 students for academic success during the spring 2021 semester. Students must earn a 4.0 grade point average to be named to the President’s list, a 3.65-3.99 grade point average to be named to the Dean’s List and a 3.5-3.64 gr…
SAN ANGELO, TX (06/01/2021)-- Angelo State University conferred 888 undergraduate and graduate degrees on 884 graduates during the 2021 spring commencement exercises on May 15, 2021, at the Junell Center/Stephens Arena in San Angelo, Texas.
Tarleton State University names two alumni cheerleaders from Comanche High School to 2021-2022 TSU squad! Matthew Martin and Josh Johnson were named to the team.
These Comanche FFA High School students received their Welding Tech Certificate from Ranger College on Saturday, May 1, 2021. Pictured are Comanche FFA Advisor Philip Beard, Colt Salinas, Logan Wilkerson, Bryce Hermesmeyer, Xavier Herrera, Cash Cook and in front is Yancy Perkins. Not picture…
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