From time to time, we get reports of A&M-Central Texas alumni who are doing amazing things in their career. Of course, knowing our students as we do, we expected that to be the case and we’re never surprised to see them do so well, but we *do* enjoy bragging on them, so if you know […]
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Former Central Texas College Student Discovers Love of Math Completes Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees at A&M-Central Texas
Killeen, Texas – Lupe Colon, 24, knows that she won’t ever be the biggest person in the room – unless the room she’s in is filled with youngsters. Standing upright, she’s a stretch at 5’2. At best 110 pounds. Speaking in a quick cadence that is almost musical, she flips away a stray cascade of […]
Killeen, Texas – Mayela Anacleto’s mother left Managua, Nicaragua in the late 1980s, fleeing decades of escalating violence and inevitable revolution. At a time when neither the U.S. nor its northern neighbor offered political asylum to Central American refugees, Saira Torres, then 35, embarked on the perilous journey to Toronto, Canada with nothing more than […]
Killeen, Texas – Ask any college or university president about their budget, and they will confirm that there is never enough money to go around. Even the oldest and most storied institutions know that need will always outpace resources. Ask the president of A&M-Central Texas why it’s so important to raise money for scholarships, and […]