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COMM Week 2020 – Breakfast for Dinner

COMM Week 2020 – Breakfast for Dinner

February 20, 2020

The importance of being active participants in campus safety

The importance of being active participants in campus safety

February 16, 2020

Feb. 3, 2020, Deja and Abbaney Matts were victims of a domestic violence-related shooting in Pride Rock Residential Hall at Texas A&M University-Commerce. A candlelight vigil was held for the sisters at the Rayburn Student Center, Feb. 11, 2020. Further...

Senate Acquits President Donald Trump

Senate Acquits President Donald Trump

February 12, 2020

The United States Senate moved to acquit President Donald Trump Wednesday, Feb. 5, finding him not guilty on both articles of impeachment. The months-long impeachment process began with the House of Representatives voting to impeach Trump with 230 for...

Services offered to students with disabilities on campus

Services offered to students with disabilities on campus

February 3, 2020

According to the Office of Student Disability Services’ webpage on WTAMU’s website, “In addition to serving as an advocate for students with disabilities, the office also works very closely with faculty and staff members in order to monitor students'...

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COMM-edy week provides service and laughter

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Ending Comm Week on a funny note

Ending Comm Week on a funny note

February 20, 2020

COMM Week’s Game of Games Baums out

COMM Week’s Game of Games Baums out

February 19, 2020

The Department of Communication’s COMM Week is in full swing and was hosted by our very own celebrity Tues, Feb. 18. Assistant Professor of Media Communication Dr. Mary Liz Brooks took on the part of Ellen DeGeneres, and hosted at West Texas A&M...

Alumni table talk

February 18, 2020

Keynote speaker Zenobia Harris Bivens during Communication week 2020

Keynote speaker Zenobia Harris Bivens during Communication week 2020

February 17, 2020

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Chess: An honest opinion

Jonah Dietz, Senior Reporter | February 23, 2020

Chess. Is it dull to watch? For some, yes. Is it challenging to play correctly? For me, absolutely. Are the pieces cool? Depends on the set—a lot of sets are handcrafted and really cool. Some sets are based on Disney films and kind of suck. But one thing is certain when it comes to chess. Chess is definitely a sport. Loyal fans of baseball, football and basketball line up for hours and...

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