The East Texan

Brief-Intramurals

Chrystine Wylie, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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Missing those days where you could replay that one last high school game. Well lucky you the Morris Recreation Center here at Texas A&M University- Commerce offer Intramurals for both Fall semester and Spring semester. MRC offers many different sports such as Ultimate Frisbee, Flag Football, Soccer...

Brief-Cervantes Honored by Spanish Program

Ashley Bassett, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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The Department of Literature and Language Spanish Program will be honoring the 400th anniversary of Miguel de Cervantes’s death. Cervantes was a Spanish writer credited with writing and publishing the world’s very first best selling novel, “Don Quixote” in 1605. This novel was so influen...

Brief-Marketing and Analytics Department Welcome Party

Acacia Munoz, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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The Marketing and Analytics Department is hosting a Welcome Party Sept. 19 in the Rayburn Student Center, Ambition B (4-5:15 p.m.). The Marketing and Business Analytics Organization is a professional student organization that brings students together in ways that complement the avenues of learning....

Brief-Walk-in Tutoring

Johnn Espinoza, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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Gee Library offers free Walk-In Tutoring to students through the Academic Success Center allowing students to walk in anytime with no appointment and receive the tutoring and knowledge needed for any introductory level subject. Tutoring is offered noon – 9 p.m. Monday – Thursday and Sunday during...

Brief-Brass Choir Recital

Cynthia Rios, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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There will be a Brass Choir Recital on Nov. 15 at the Finney Concert Hall in the Music Building. The recital will be directed by Jimmy Clark and will feature music from composers Richard Strauss and Richard Wagner. The concert will be from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and will be free and open to the public.

Brief-Math Lab

Kimberly Thompson, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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Whether a student needs assistance in an intermediate level math class or in a Calculus 2 class, valuable help is at the Math Lab located in Binnion Hall on the fourth floor. The Math Lab provides help for students who need it in various level courses and not just math classes. It is open Monday and...

Brief- 500K Visitor Library Celebration

Tiara Murdock, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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The Gee Library hosted a celebration Sept. 15, outside the library recognizing serving more than 500,000 visitors from Sept. 1, 2015-Aug. 31, 2016. The library wanted to celebrate this accomplishment and say thank you to the students for helping them reach this mark. This event was also the fourth...

Brief-L.E.A.D. Welcome Day

Elizabeth Rodriguez, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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The Leadership Engagement and Development office (L.E.A.D.) is hosting “Operation Blue & Gold: A Day of Service” Oct. 8 for students, faculty and staff to go into the Commerce community. “It’s just our way to perform different acts of kindness to show thanks to the city,” Domonique Smith,...

Brief-Game Room

Kyle Hall, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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There is a place on campus where students can go to relax and play games, but the Game Room, located in the Student Center by The Club, offers more. Club Manager Naomii Medellin said the Game Room offers billiards, two Xbox One consoles, two PlayStation4 consoles, cards, shuffle boards, dominoes and...

Studious students study steadily

Studious students study steadily

Trey Washington, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016


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Just two weeks into the Fall 2016 semester, students are busy with classes, assignments and projects. Students are working individually and in groups in the library and around campus.

Lions enjoy breaking a sweat

Lions enjoy breaking a sweat

Dareious Scott, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016


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Some students spend afternoons working out including playing basketball at the Field House to hitting the weights at the Morris Recreation Center.

Downtime on A&M-Commerce Campus

Downtime on A&M-Commerce Campus

September 14, 2016


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Students relax in a variety of ways after class whether it is in the Morris Recreation Center, the Field House or in the Library’s lounge area.

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