Category: U.S.

What could budget cuts and student growth mean for you? 0

What could budget cuts and student growth mean for you?

By Deana Coan –  The record size of Tarleton’s 2010 freshman class is making the budget cuts facing the university a little less painful. The 1,427 students who enrolled last fall pumped millions of...

Budget cuts may slash financial aid for thousands 0

Budget cuts may slash financial aid for thousands

By Sarah Friesen –  One in five Tarleton State University students will lose grants next year if budget cuts approved by the Texas House and Senate finance committees become law, a university spokesman said...

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...