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Honors convocation set for Monday at UTPB

The 39th honor convocation for students at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin is scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday. ECISD Superintendent Tom Crowe will give the convocation address at the ceremony at Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center, 1310 N. FM 1788.

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Terrorism and tourism

Terrorists don’t like tourism because the industry promotes women, embraces difference and generates a lot of revenue, all things terrorists decry, according to Peter Tarlow, president of Tourism & Moore and director of the center for Latino-Jewish Relations.

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UTPB will not drop programs

Odessa College is continuing to work toward a proposed university center, the idea of which is to offer four-year degrees on campus so students would not have to transfer or go elsewhere to continue their education, President Gregory Williams told the board at Tuesday’s m…

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Wendy Davis calls for more education spending

Wendy Davis argued for  greater education funding at all levels and a broader embrace of school innovation that she told an audience at the Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center on Tuesday a fiscally conservative legislature is unlikely to enact.

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Doing a mitzvah

The interrelationship between tourism and terrorism and how people can protect themselves will be discussed by Peter Tarlow, director of the Center for Latino-Jewish Relations and president of Tourism & More, during a special John Ben Shepperd Leadership Roundup on Thursday.

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Wendy Davis talking public education at event Tuesday

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No answer yet

University of Texas of the Permian Basin President David Watts said early Friday afternoon he did not have an answer ready for Odessa College on its offer of a primary partnership in its university center if UTPB agreed to drop its dual credit and early college high schoo…

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