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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...

Campus organizations to host first Tarleton prom 0

Campus organizations to host first Tarleton prom

By Natalie Rodriguez –  A Tarleton State University student organization is hoping to promote diversity, assist a local non-profit and unite the Stephenville campus toward a unified goal of equality by hosting the university’s...

Pruitt crowned Homecoming Queen 0

Pruitt crowned Homecoming Queen

By Brittany Shirley –  A well-known Tarleton student added yet another honor to her name when her fellow students picked Student Government Association President Alycia Pruitt to be the 2010 Homecoming Queen. With a...

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...

Chief Williams discusses drugs on Tarleton’s campus 0

Chief Williams discusses drugs on Tarleton’s campus

By Lance McFarlin –  Tarleton students are far more likely to be referred for disciplinary action than arrested for drug offenses on campus, according to the most recent annual reports. From 2007 to 2009,...

Police chief talks about Tarleton’s preparedness 0

Police chief talks about Tarleton’s preparedness

By Amber Ward –  In light of past incidences at other universities, Tarleton Police Chief Justin Williams recently discussed the university’s preparedness for emergency situations like a shooter or violent person on campus. “We...