Money Management Bootcamp for the Buffs

Money Management Bootcamp

Ceasar Escalante, Senior Reporter April 15, 2021

The third annual Advanced Money Management Bootcamp has been underway and will continue to host workshops through next week with panels covering topics such as building credit responsibly, paying off student...

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Joe Bob McCartt had strong ties to the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business.

New scholarship honors Amarillo businessman

Alyssa Gonzales, Editor-in-Chief April 12, 2021

A scholarship has recently been established through the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business to honor the late Joe Bob Mcartt. The Joe Bob McCartt Memorial Scholarship was created after the passing...

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WTAMU Rogers Lead has now welcomed a new group of students to the program

Rogers Lead looking bright for the Buffaloes

Ceasar Escalante, Senior Reporter April 8, 2021

Dyke and Terry Rogers’ leadership can play a huge role in the growth of future Buffaloes, teaching different skills focusing on the leadership and education aspect that fits right in at West Texas A&M...

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List of WT media students who won 2021 TIPA awards

WT student media receives several TIPA awards

Jackie Valdovinos, Reporter April 5, 2021

On Friday, March 26, 2021, the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association announced the winners during their 2021 convention over Zoom. TIPA is an association that lets students submit their media work, to...

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Qua Grant and Zach Toussaint being interviewed after amazing buzzer beater game winner.

Buffaloes finish basketball season by making WTAMU history

Emily Merrill, Senior Reporter March 30, 2021

The West Texas A&M University men’s basketball team finished their 2020-2021 season as the runner-up of the Division II NCAA tournament and made WTAMU school history. The Buffs traveled to Evansville,...

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WTAMU creates new psychology degree program for students.

West Texas A&M University creates new Master’s of Psychology degree program.

Johnny Lawhon, Contributor March 28, 2021

With the growing need for licensed mental healthcare workers in the Texas Panhandle, West Texas A&M University steps up to the plate by creating a new Master’s of Psychology degree program for WTAMU...

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The Jack B. Kelly Student Center's Legacy Hall, where the second annual Black History Month celebration banquet took place. From

WT celebrates 2nd annual Black History Month Commemorative Banquet

Jonah Dietz, Senior Reporter March 10, 2021

West Texas A&M University’s 2nd Annual Black History Month Commemorative Banquet took place in the Jack B. Kelley Student Center’s Legacy Hall on Thursday, March 4, 2021. To celebrate the closing...

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Photo of a graduation cap and rolled diploma certificate graduates receive for graduation ceremonies

In-person graduation to resume in WTAMU

Jennifer Tuttor, Senior Reporter March 5, 2021

  Graduation ceremonies across the world have had to be reverted to virtual ones, since the outbreak of COVID-19. In a press release by the Office of Communication and marketing, West Texas A&M...

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Governor Greg Abbott lifts mask mandate.

BREAKING NEWS: Governor Greg Abbott lifts mask mandate in Texas

Emily Merrill, Senior Reporter March 4, 2021

On Tuesday, March 2, 2021, Governor of Texas Greg Abbott announced that the state-wide mask mandate would be lifted and all businesses would be available to open with no restrictions. Abbott made the...

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WTAMU Forensics Team on a stampede

Ceasar Escalante, Senior Reporter February 25, 2021

Earlier this month, some West Texas A&M University students that are part of the WTAMU speech team finished in the top five of the state competition in a number of areas “That takes a whole lot of...

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Erik Qualman speaking in a virtual keynote February 23 at 6:00pm

DLS Event: WTAMU hosts best-selling author, Erik Qualman

Jennifer Tuttor, Senior Reporter February 23, 2021

  Best-selling author Erik Qualman hosted a virtual lecture series dubbed, “The power of focus: stepping into your story.” This event, which was held via zoom took place at 6 p.m. on Feb.23,...

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The Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business's mission includes providing students with high quality business education with a global perspective and ethical awareness.

WTAMU program ranked one of best in the country

Alyssa Gonzales, Editor-in-Chief February 22, 2021

West Texas A&M University's finance and economics graduate program has ranked number two in the country along with several other top-tier colleges and universities around the nation. The TFE Times...

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