Personnel (New hires/Promotions)

Education notebook: Stratford building science facilities

Sun, Oct 3, 2010

Stratford Academy in Macon is breaking ground Monday on its $2.7 million planned new science facilities. Construction plans include four upper school labs and three middle school labs, including a mega lab for advanced level lab classes. Building plans also call for a lecture-style auditorium, multipurpose resource room, two general classroom spaces, and state-of-the-art Smart Board technology and lab-station data collection and analysis equipment in all labs. Stratford officials plan to have the new facilities completed this spring. Stratford kindergarten students will be dismissed early Monday, at 1:15 p.m., due to the...

UNT names long-term employee vice president

Mon, Aug 30, 2010

The Division of Student Development has appointed a new vice president starting this semester. Elizabeth With has been a UNT employee for 14 years and recently served as interim vice president from January to now. Working with college students and having the ability to make an impact and a difference in someone’s direction are some of the advantages in her new position, With said.  “Overall my goal is to make sure students stay at the center of the university,” With said. She aims to involve the students in campus life and wants them to love UNT and all it has to offer. “With is well respected...

University to grant tuition discounts to qualified employees, spouses, dependent children

Wed, Jul 30, 2008
The University of Texas at Arlington will offer a 50 percent discount on flat-rate tuition to qualified employees effective Aug. 1. Faculty and staff spouses and their dependent children may also qualify to participate in the enhanced employee tuition assistance plan called Mav TAP. President James Spaniolo made the initiative, said Human Resources vice president Jean Hood. Fewer than 100 university employees participated in the old program and it only offered a 25-30 percent discount. Under the new program, someone taking six hours at $1,850 will receive $925 off the flat-rate tuition fee only. The discount does not include...