2014 News Releases
Regents Elect Dr. Jaime R. Garza Chairman, Rossanna Salazar Vice Chairman
November 7, 2014
The Texas State University System Board of Regents today elected Dr. Jaime R. Garza of San Antonio chairman of the board for the 2014-15 term. Dr. Garza was elected during the board's quarterly meeting on the campus of Lamar University in Beaumont. The board also elected Rossanna Salazar of Austin vice chair.
Texas State's Davidson, Sam Houston State's Watts Named 2014 Regents Professors
Nov 7, 2014
The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System has recognized Texas State University music professor Ian Davidson and Sam Houston State University professor of education Richard E. Watts as Regents Professors for 2014. The award honors professors whose performance and contributions to the educational community have been exemplary.
Board of Regents Confirms William L. Kibler as President of Sul Ross
July 9, 2014
The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System has confirmed the appointment of Dr. William L. Kibler as president of Sul Ross State University. Dr. Kibler comes to Sul Ross from Mississippi State University, where he served as vice president for student affairs.
Regents Approve New Sul Ross Rio Grande College Offerings in Medina County
June 18, 2014
Tbhe Board of Regents of the Texas State University System has authorized Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College (RGC) to offer classes in Medica County through a joint partnership with Southwest Texas Junior College and the Medina Valley Independent School District.
TSUS Board Confirms Betty Reynard as Lamar State College-Port Arthur President
June 18, 2014
The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System, during a special called meeting today, confirmed the appointment of Dr. Betty Reynard as president of Lamar State College-Port Arthur. Dr. Reynard, who currently serves as vice president for academic affairs at Lamar Institute of Technology, was named sole finalist last month.
William L. Kibler Named Sole Finalist in Sul Ross Presidential Search
June 16, 2014
Texas State University System Chancellor Brian McCall named William L. Kibler, Ph.D., sole finalist in the Sul Ross State University presidential search. Dr. Kibler, currently vice president for student affairs at Mississippi State University, was selected from a field of nearly 40 candidates who applied or were nominated for the position
Advisory Committee Names Finalists in Sul Ross Presidential Search
May 27, 2014
The Advisory Search Committee appointed in January to help find the 12th president of Sul Ross State University has narrowed the field of candidates to three. The 18-member committee, appointed by Donna Williams, chairman of the Board of Regents of the Texas State University System, selected three finalists from a field of nearly 40 candidates identified during a national search.
Betty Reynard Named Sole Finalist in Lamar-Port Arthur Presidential Search
May 23, 2014
Texas State University System Chancellor Brian McCall has named Dr. Betty Reynard, vice president for academic affairs at Lamar Institute of Technology, sole finalist in the Lamar State College-Port Arthur presidential search. She will succeed Dr. Sam Monroe, who is retiring Aug. 31 after 49 years of service to the college, including 40 as its chief executive officer.
Governor Perry Appoints Anna Sandoval as Student Regent
April 22, 2014
Governor Rick Perry has appointed Anna Sandoval, an education major at Sul Ross State University, as student regent for the Texas State University System for the 2014-15 term.
Susie Fortenberry Named TSUS Regents' Staff Member for 2014
February 28, 2014
The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System has recognized Susie Fortenberry as the Regents' Staff Member for 2014. Ms. Fortenberry is the executive assistant to the president of Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) in Beaumont.