West Texas A&M University http://hppr.org en WT grads have significantly less student debt http://hppr.org/post/wt-grads-have-significantly-less-student-debt <p></p><p>The WT graduating class of 2012 entered the job market with better prospects and significantly less student loan debt.&nbsp; <a href="http://amarillo.com/news/local-news/2014-07-15/wt-student-debt-level-10k-less-national-average">The Amarillo Globe-News</a> reported the average WT grad had student loan debt of $19,774 compared to the national average of $29,400.</p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 34695 at http://hppr.org WT grads have significantly less student debt Panhandle native couldn’t let 32,000 families down http://hppr.org/post/panhandle-native-couldn-t-let-32000-families-down <p></p><p>James Welch didn’t plan his career.&nbsp; He just worked hard and did the next thing according to an article from <a href="http://www.wtamu.edu/alumni/phoenix-banquet-welch.aspx">West Texas A&amp;M University</a>.</p><p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 32817 at http://hppr.org Panhandle native couldn’t let 32,000 families down World Renowned Opera Singer Comes Home to WT http://hppr.org/post/world-renowned-opera-singer-comes-home-wt <p></p><p>Emily Pulley has traveled the world doing what she loves—singing.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Pulley’s journey began at West Texas State University.&nbsp; Although she loved to sing, her dad wasn’t sure she could make a living at it, so she planned to earn a master’s degree in English and teach according to an </span><a href="http://www.wtamu.edu/alumni/phoenix-banquet-pulley.aspx" style="line-height: 1.5;">article from WT.</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 32705 at http://hppr.org World Renowned Opera Singer Comes Home to WT Texas Panhandle Farm Boy Makes Good http://hppr.org/post/texas-panhandle-farm-boy-makes-good <p></p><p>Who has more number one songs than Guy Clark, Willie Nelson and Don Henley combined?&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s </span>Gruver<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Texas farm boy Rodney </span>Clawson<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 30 May 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 32524 at http://hppr.org Texas Panhandle Farm Boy Makes Good West Texas A&M beef cloning moving ahead http://hppr.org/post/west-texas-am-beef-cloning-moving-ahead <p></p><p>A cloning project at West Texas A&amp;M University is poised to enter the next phase of creating cattle that will produce top quality beef recently <a href="file:///N:/REGIONAL_WORKSTATION/Regional%20Documents/Veneklasen%20and%20Abraham%20sued%20the%20American%20Quarter%20Horse%20Association%20in%202013%20over%20the%20association%E2%80%99s%20rule%20barring%20cloned%20horses%20from%20being%20registered.">reported the Amarillo Globe-News</a>.</p><p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 06:00:04 +0000 Cindee Talley 28667 at http://hppr.org West Texas A&M beef cloning moving ahead Record Breaking Year for Fort Hays State University http://hppr.org/post/record-breaking-year-fort-hays-state-university <p></p><p>Enrollment figures are in for Kansas, and it&rsquo;s a record setting year for Fort Hays State University according to a recent press release from FHSU.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 22372 at http://hppr.org Record Breaking Year for Fort Hays State University Enrollment Numbers: WT, AC, and OPSU http://hppr.org/post/enrollment-numbers-wt-ac-and-opsu <p></p><p>Day 12 enrollment numbers are in for West Texas A&amp;M University, Amarillo College, and Oklahoma Panhandle State University.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 21709 at http://hppr.org Enrollment Numbers: WT, AC, and OPSU Harrington String Quartet Fundraiser Nearing Goal http://hppr.org/post/harrington-string-quartet-fundraiser-nearing-goal <p>A fundraising campaign to sustain the Harrington String Quartet after a major loss of funding has raised a majority of its goal.</p><p>Stringendo, a West Texas A&amp;M University project established in April to support the Canyon, Tex. classical music quartet, has raised $25,000 of a $35,000 goal in under four months, the <a href="http://amarillo.com/news/local-news/2013-08-04/fundraiser-preserve-harrington-string-quartet-nears-35k-goal"><strong>Amarillo Globe-News</strong></a> reports. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 05:01:00 +0000 Adam Vos 19789 at http://hppr.org Harrington String Quartet Fundraiser Nearing Goal