Nationwide Media Highlights
Carnegie Corporation of New York | Spring 2012
Jessica Bufford ’10 is in the midst of a six-month “dream-come-true” internship in New York City, at the United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs, Weapons of Mass Destruction branch.
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Regional and Local Media Highlights
Austin College | June 8, 2012
NHI Students compete from eight regions that annually converge upon the campus of Austin College in a battle of the minds on Latino issues. It’s Texas Great Debate time.
Austin College | June 11, 2012
The Austin College community is shocked and saddened to learn of the death early this morning of Andy Williams, long-time technical director of Ida Green Theatre.
Austin College | June 18, 2012
The Sherman Community Players’ production of Fiddler on the Roof includes several members of the Austin College family. See link on the AC website to the Herald Democrat review.
Austin College | June 18, 2012
Austin College 2012 graduate Victor “Abe” Menaldo has been selected as one of 75 participants for the 2012-2013 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX). The program includes a year-long experience of training, study, and an internship in Germany.
Dallas Business Journal | June 8, 2012
A photo from the GO! Forum is picture #4 in the slide show.
Fort Worth Weekly Arts | June 6, 2012
Mark Smith’s (professor of art) abstracted panoramas are drawn from nature and technology.
KXII News – Texoma | June 6, 2012
Zachary Swirczynski’s hometown of Muenster honored him with free heart checks for community members. The Austin College football player died from cardiac arrest back in 2009 while playing a pick-up basketball game with friends.
KXII News – Texoma | May 24, 2012
Austin College Alumni Association has announced that former Kangaroo standout football player and new head football coach of the University of North Carolina, Larry Fedora ’85, has been named the Kedric Couch Alumni Coach of the Year for his outstanding 2011 season with the University of Southern Mississippi.
KXII News – Texoma | June 14, 2012
The Austin College winter and spring sports teams matched a school record with 58 student-athletes earning a spot on the 2012 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll.
Log Cabin Democrat | June 5, 2012
New Hendrix football coach, Justin “Buck” Buchanan ’97, talks about building relationships.
North Texas E-News | April 29, 2012
Youngsters learned the earth’s water cycle from Karen Glenn, chemistry lab instructor at Austin College, at the Nature ‘Ology Camp on Thursday, June 14, at the Hagerman Wildlife Refuge.
Star Local News | June 1, 2012
This year’s judges at the Third Annual Ruby Allmond Songwriting Contest represented Texas A&M University-Commerce, Austin College, and Bonham High School.
Star Local News | June 7, 2012
The Celina ISD board approved the hiring of Emily Webb, ’10, to teach high school Spanish.
Texas Bar Association | June 2012
Buck Files ‘60 takes office as president of the State Bar of Texas. See attached article.
Texomaland.com | May 24, 2012
Randi Tanglen, assistant professor of English, was the guest lecturer at The Sherman Museum’s monthly Lunch Lecture series event on May 25. She spoke on Olive Oatman Fairchild: Intersections of Literature and History.
WFAA Dallas | May 25, 2012
“The Brickmobile” was on display at the City Arts Festival at Fair Park. It was created by students at Austin College in Sherman several years ago.