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​Dr. Julie Kutac ’01 Leading The Way For Alzheimer’s Awareness

Date: Sep 17, 2018

When Julie Kutac ’01 was 13, her grandmother began showing signs of dementia. This very personal experience led her to pursue a career researching the medical, social, and societal impact of Alzheimer’s.

TLU Tops U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 “Best Value” List

Date: Sep 10, 2018

TLU is again at the top of “U.S. News & World Report’s” Best Colleges rankings among regional colleges in the West, ranking first on the list for “Best Value,” third for veterans, and fourth overall. This is the fourth consecutive year TLU has been named “Best Value.”

Student’s Growing Interest in Botany Leads to Prestigious Research Experience

Date: Sep 5, 2018

​Although Senior Marquise Gates loves football, he enjoys science even more. The former TLU corner back especially loves botany. As an environmental biology major, Gates made the decision his junior year to focus on his growing interest in plants.

​Lunch Discussions Focus on Improving Civil Discourse

Date: Aug 31, 2018

As part of efforts to reinforce the importance of civil discourse on campus, Math Professor Dr. Betseygail Rand is leading several discussions throughout the academic year.

Alumni-led Marketing Team Bolster Record Ticket Sales

Date: Aug 24, 2018

​The new Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land has some of the highest ticket sales in the world according to Pollstar. Those efforts are led by two TLU alumni.

Alumna Uses Power of Social Media to Help Newsrooms

Date: Aug 21, 2018

​Sarah Loyd ’02 likes to tell people that what she does for a living wasn’t even invented when she was in college.

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