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Solvents as Solutions

Sam Houston State University's Darren Williams and his team develop solvents to clean up any imaginable mess. The physical chemistry professor has developed a technique to create unique solvent 'recipes' for specific cleaning jobs, while minimizing environmental impacts.
Read more about Darren Williams' work with solvents here.

Regents' Teacher

Andrew Preslar has been named the Texas State University System's first Regents' Teacher. An instructor of English at Lamar State College-Orange, Preslar was honored as a model classroom teacher and student advocate, earning consistently superior recognition on student, peer and departmental teaching evaluations.

Degrees that Work for Texas

Lamar University's Department of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education is the third largest program in the U.S. producing deaf teachers and educational leaders. LU's graduates, both deaf and hearing, provide educational programs for deaf and hard of hearing children, youth and adults in Texas and around the globe.

Research with Relevance

The Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training Center has partnered with a leading private security company to deliver active shooter training to civilians. The FBI has named Texas State University's ALERRT Center the national standard in active shooter response training for law enforcement personnel.
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Charting our Performance

Our Productivity Dashboard provides real-time data on our institutions' performance in key areas, such as student success and operational efficiency. Explore our Dashboard and see how the Texas State University System is doing more with less, with great results.

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Twitter Updates 

Important, if gruesome, research at @txst helps law enforcement solve crimes, identify human remains http://t.co/hep1jYE6f3 #highered
Sat Jul 25 11:54:06 CDT 2015
@SamHoustonState named a 'Great College to Work For' for sixth straight year http://t.co/7X7EVRKjYx #highered
Thu Jul 23 11:55:36 CDT 2015