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Jul 30, 2014, 14:44 ET
Dr. Timothy Quinnan has been named Vice President for Student Affairs at The University of Texas at Arlington. (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas at Arl..)

UT Arlington appoints San Diego State Student Affairs leader Timothy Quinnan as Vice President for Student Affairs

University of Texas at Arlington President Vistasp Karbhari today announced the appointment of Timothy Quinnan, an expert in student success and...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Texas Children's diabetes and endocrinology team expands with two new members

Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce the addition of two new physicians, Dr. Kristen Hendrix and Dr. Sarah Lyons, to the pediatric...

Jul 30, 2014, 07:30 ET
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Texas Instruments surpasses shipment of 15 million SoCs enabling the automotive industry to redefine advanced driver assistance systems

 Confirming a leadership position in the automotive market, today Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) announces that more than 15 million of...

Jul 29, 2014, 16:20 ET

White House Recognizes WGU as an Example of What Works in Postsecondary Education

 Western Governors University (WGU) —parent university of WGU Texas and the only U.S. university offering competency-based degree...

Jul 29, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Texas Instruments names Ohio State University's Aaron Bonnell-Kangas winner of TI Innovation Challenge 2014

 Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) named Aaron Bonnell-Kangas from Ohio State University the overall winner of the seventh...

Jul 28, 2014, 19:03 ET
The Board of Trustees of Texas Health Resources today announced the selection of Barclay E. Berdan, FACHE, as the next chief executive officer of the health system effective September 1, 2014.  Berdan is replacing long-time CEO Doug Hawthorne, FACHE, who announced last January that he was stepping down from the CEO position.  Board chair Anne T. Bass led the search committee composed of board members and physicians who conducted a nation-wide search. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Health Resources)

Texas Health Resources Board of Trustees names Barclay Berdan next CEO

The Board of Trustees of Texas Health Resources today announced the selection of Barclay E. Berdan, FACHE, as the next chief executive officer of...

Jul 28, 2014, 07:00 ET

Austin locksmith says that planning ahead is key but emergency auto lock-out service can keep you on the road to family fun.

Now that the temperature is sizzling and the kids are out on summer break, it is vacation season in Texas. And, according to Orbitz, 77 percent of...

Jul 25, 2014, 12:30 ET
Join the nation’s leading seniors housing developers, investors, debt sources, equity sources and service providers for The Texas Data Center Summit, the full-day information and networking conference on October 8 at the Renaissance Dallas Hotel in Dallas. The event is organized by CapRate Events, the leading commercial real estate conference organizer in North America. (PRNewsFoto/The Texas Seniors Housing Summit)

Interested in Seniors Housing? Expert Speakers Align with Texas Seniors Housing Summit

 Leading commercial real estate developers, investors, equity sources, debt sources and seniors housing/assisted living consultants are making...

Jul 25, 2014, 08:00 ET

Surgeons from Texas Children's Hospital to present at National Surgery Quality Improvement Program meeting

Physicians and researchers from the Department of Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston will present studies during the annual American...

Jul 24, 2014, 10:34 ET
Soledad O'Brien, award-winning journalist, documentarian, news anchor and producer, is announced as a keynote for the November 13, 2014 Texas Conference for Women. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Conference for Women)

Soledad O'Brien, Diana Nyad, Others to Speak at Texas Conference for Women

 The 2014 Texas Conference for Women announced today that Soledad O'Brien, award-winning journalist, documentarian, news anchor and producer,...

Jul 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
First fully-integrated Thunderbolt(TM) DC/DC power solution fuels bus-powered applications (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments)

First fully-integrated Thunderbolt™ DC/DC power solution fuels bus-powered applications

Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today expanded its industry-leading Thunderbolt™ portfolio with the TPS65980 DC/DC switching regulator,...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:00 ET
Edith O’Donnell, with UT Dallas President David E. Daniel, has been a longtime patroness of the arts and education. (PRNewsFoto/University of Texas at Dallas)

Contribution Creates Edith O'Donnell Institute of Art History

Edith O'Donnell, longtime visionary and patroness of the arts and education, has made a contribution of $17 million to create the Edith O'Donnell...

Jul 23, 2014, 18:03 ET

Texas Children's Hospital lead sponsor of Donate Life Transplant Games of America

More than 3,500 organ transplant recipients, living donors and their families gathered together in Houston for the annual Olympic-style,...

Jul 23, 2014, 13:23 ET
V. Craig Jordan, Ph.D. (PRNewsFoto/The University of Texas...)

"Father of Tamoxifen" to Join MD Anderson

V. Craig Jordan, Ph.D., one of the world's preeminent breast cancer experts will join The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center this fall....

Jul 21, 2014, 16:30 ET
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TI reports 2Q14 financial results and shareholder returns

 Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today reported second-quarter revenue of $3.29 billion, net income of $683 million and...

Jul 21, 2014, 07:45 ET

Texas EquuSearch Warns of Poor Techniques of Maritime Search and Rescue

The search for the missing schooner Nina by the Rescue Coordination Centre New Zealand (RCCNZ) fell short and was poorly managed according to the...

Jul 17, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Texas Instruments board declares quarterly dividend

 The Board of Directors of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ: TXN) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per share of common...

Jul 15, 2014, 08:00 ET
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TI introduces its latest RF430 security MCU with highest RF integration in the industry; new evaluation module jumpstarts designs

Expanding its broad portfolio of low-power, radio frequency (RF) solutions, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduces the RF430F5978...

Jul 14, 2014, 10:35 ET
Repel Sponsored Pro Angler Gary Klein and the Youth Attendees and Staff of The Texas Bass Brigades - photo courtesy of the Texas Brigades (PRNewsFoto/Texas Brigades)

Bass Brigades of Texas Welcomes Pro Angler Gary Klein as Instructor

The statement about the youth being the future of any activity has been repeated in many different forms.  But, when it comes to hunting and...

Jul 14, 2014, 10:00 ET
Texas Select Vapor is Texas’s one-stop-shop for all things e. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Select Vapor)

Texas Select Vapor, E-Cigarette Shop, Launches New, Fully Responsive Website

With the launching of a new and fully responsive retina-ready web design, Texas Select Vapor is displayed in high definition and can be accessed on...

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