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10:36 am
Tue January 20, 2015

Texas Tribune: Inauguration Day for Abbott, Patrick

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After more than a decade with Rick Perry and David Dewhurst at the helm, Texas on Tuesday welcomes – with music, dancing and (literally) tons of barbecue – Greg Abbott and Dan Patrick to the offices of governor and lieutenant governor. 

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Blogs
11:38 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Texas Tribune: Dream Act Supporters Rally Against Repeal Efforts

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With a new Texas legislative session underway and incoming state leaders indicating a desire to repeal the Texas Dream Act, supporters of the law are gearing up for a renewed fight to keep it in place.

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Blogs
9:39 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Shakespeare Uncovered: Staging Shakespeare

Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 Starts January 30th on Texas Tech Public Television at 8pm and continues each Friday through February 13th. In this segment Dr. Bill Gelber teaches his class at Texas Tech University how to stage and block a scene from Romeo and Juliet. 

Blogs
3:33 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Texas Standard: Farm-Raised Deer Sparking Ethics Discussion Among Hunters

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Hunters are always in search of the best deer they can find - the bigger the buck, the better. "Captive deer-farming" provides "superior" genetic qualities, according to some, but others are arguing that farming deer just to be hunted is unethical. 

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Blogs
2:49 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Flashmob Shakespeare: TTU Vs. Oklahoma

Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 starts on January 30th at 8pm and continues each week with new episodes through February 14th. For more information go to kttz.org. 

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