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With virus, US higher education may face existential moment

SHARON COHEN and ALAN CLENDENNING  Associated Press CHICAGO –...

Xavier Louisiana, Baylor Med sign medical school agreement

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A historically black university in New Orleans has its seventh agreement to fast-track medical school acceptance for some...

HSC receives more than $90,000 for telehealth

The Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration awarded $90,625 to the University of North Texas Health Science...

YMCA Fort Worth phased reopening planned for May 22

The YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth, which closed its facilities in March, is planning a phased reopening beginning May 22 and continuing...

Texas Tech names first female head of its health science center

Lori Rice-Spearman, Ph.D., who joined Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center  in 1987 and has served as interim president since Nov. 1,...

Former Texas Congressman Pete Gallego named sole finalist for Sul Ross University presidency By Naomi Andu, The Texas...

TCU names dean of the Mary Couts Burnett Library

Teresa Abi-Nader Dahlberg, provost and vice chancellor for Academic Affairs at Texas Christian University, has appointed Tracy Hull...

Arlington ISD switches graduation to AT&T Stadium

Graduation ceremonies for the Arlington Independent School District, originally scheduled for the University of Texas at Arlington’s College Park Center, now will...

Fort Worth ISD approves sale of properties valued at $11.5M

On Tuesday, May 12, the Fort Worth ISD Board of Education trustees approved the first sales of surplus property identified after a...

Mavericks leader to speak at Leader Xchange event

Cynthia "Cynt" Marshall is the first African American woman to lead an NBA team. Marshall, now CEO, was hired by Dallas Mavericks...

Mansfield ISD Superintendent selected for COVID-19 recovery task force

Mansfield ISD Superintendent Kimberley Cantu has been chosen to be part of the School Superintendents Association (AASA) COVID-19 Recovery Task Force.AASA launched...

Interim UTA president invites James D. Spaniolo back to campus

Earlier this month, the University of Texas system paused in its search for a replacement for  former president Vistasp Karbhari and appointed...

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Pending home sales plunged 21.8% in April on a monthly basis

By JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer BALTIMORE (AP) — April had a record collapse in Americans signing contracts to...

US layoffs climb to 41 million, despite business reopenings

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — An estimated 2.1 million Americans applied for unemployment...

US economy shrank at 5% annual rate in Q1

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy shrank at an even faster pace than...

Baylor Scott & White to cut some jobs due to COVID-19 impact

Baylor Scott & White Healthcare System on Tuesday announced it will be cutting some costs and jobs in response to economic conditions...