Governor Greg Abbott has appointed 10 student regents to their respective universities for terms set to expire on May 31, 2019. The Governor also appointed a student representative to serve on the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System today recognized two Texas State University educators and a longtime Lamar University employee for outstanding performance and commitment to the mission of their institutions.
Rossanna Salazar, chair of the Board of Regents of the Texas State University System, has appointed nine individuals to serve on the Advisory Search Committee for the next president of Lamar State College-Orange.
Chancellor Brian McCall announced today that Candice Woodruff, formerly a senior policy advisor to Gov. Greg Abbott, has joined the Texas State University System's Governmental Relations Office as director of policy and planning.
The Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Center at Texas State University has received a $5.4 million Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) grant from the United States Department of Justice.
Texas State University has joined Research!America, an organization dedicated to advocacy and public education for medical and health research. Membership into the prestigious organization was approved this fall.
A new era of collaboration has begun with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Sul Ross State University and the federal agency that oversees and investigates anthropological and historical sites in Mexico.
The Texas State University System Board of Regents elected Rossanna Salazar of Austin chairman of the board and William F. Scott of Nederland vice chairman. Ms. Salazar and Mr. Scott were elected during the board's quarterly meeting on the campus of Sam Houston State University in Huntsville.
Texas State University System Foundation Chairman Charlie Amato has announced that Mike Wintemute has been named executive director of the TSUS Foundation. Wintemute, deputy vice chancellor for marketing and communications at TSUS, will succeed Pat Tibbetts, who is retiring from the Foundation after four years of service.
The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System has approved campus-specific policies regarding the possession of concealed handguns at the System’s eight member institutions. The policies, which take effect Aug. 1, 2016, were approved during the Board’s quarterly meeting at Texas State University’s Round Rock campus.
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Sam Houston State University student Dylan McFarland to serve as student regent for the Texas State University System. McFarland is pursuing a bachelor of arts degree in criminal justice.
Texas State University System Chancellor Brian McCall today named Lonnie L. Howard, Ph.D., sole finalist in the Lamar Institute of Technology presidential search. Dr. Howard, currently president/CEO of Clover Park Technical College in Lakewood, WA, was selected from a field of nearly 40 candidates following a national search.
A search committee assembled last year to help recruit the next president of Lamar Institute of Technology has narrowed the field of candidates to four. The Advisory Search Committee, appointed by Dr. Jaime Garza, chairman of the Board of Regents of the Texas State University System, selected the finalists from a field of nearly 40 candidates identified in a
The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System recognized Dr. Fernando Quiz of Sul Ross State University as Regents' Teacher and Chris Thompson of Sam Houston State University as Regents' Staff Member for 2016. The awards were conferred during the Board of Regents' meeting on the campus of Lamar University in Beaumont.