Category: State

Tarleton campus police ‘call in the big guns’ 0

Tarleton campus police ‘call in the big guns’

By Ian Troub –  A gunman on the Tarleton State University campus would face more formidable opposition than ever before from Tarleton police, who are now armed with high-powered rifles patterned after military assault...

Tarleton makes changes to ‘balance its budget’ 0

Tarleton makes changes to ‘balance its budget’

By Brittany Owens –  Students could lose campus jobs and several graduate programs are being eliminated as part of Tarleton’s effort to balance its budget. In a meeting with students before spring break, Tarleton...

Tarleton’s proposed Clery Act violation fine reduced by $100,000 0

Tarleton’s proposed Clery Act violation fine reduced by $100,000

By Seth Jones –  A federal judge reduced a proposed fine against Tarleton State University for failing to accurately disclose information about campus crimes by more than $100,000. The judge said federal officials with...

State universities to face position cuts 0

State universities to face position cuts

By Chloe Green –  The projected $25 billion budget shortfall in Texas is  expected to mean more cuts in higher education, and officials at Tarleton are making contingency plans for possible layoffs. Dr. Dottavio sent...

Athletic broadcast agreement not typical of other LSC schools: Tarleton faces unique spending habits in wake of unprecedented budget cuts 0

Athletic broadcast agreement not typical of other LSC schools: Tarleton faces unique spending habits in wake of unprecedented budget cuts

By Micah D. Moore –  Tarleton State University pays a Stephenville radio station $33,750 to broadcast its athletic events – almost twice the amount any other public school in the Lone Star Conference pays...