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  Texas A&M International University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Texas AandM International University is a university, located in Laredo, Texas.
This beginning, as a "center" under Texas AandI University, was the start of a legacy in education for South Texas.
The 74th Texas Legislature authorized an expansion to 4-year status in the fall of 1995, and authorized the University to develop joint degree programs with Mexican and Canadian institutions of higher education.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Texas_A&M_International_University   (308 words)

  
 Texas Economy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Texas is keeping pace with national employment growth rates and showing weakly positive job growth in most industry areas.
Texas' patent generation rate has increased significantly as new information technology industries have emerged and as traditional industries (e.g., oil and gas exploration and production) have used advanced research to maintain a competitive advantage in world markets.
The Texas economy grew in parallel with the U.S. business cycle in the 1990s, a sharp contrast with the state’s economic swings in the 1970s and 1980s, which were counter-cyclical to the country’s.
www.bidc.state.tx.us /overview/2-2te.htm   (2485 words)

  
 Texas International Economic Development Fact Sheet
Texas surpassed California during the first three quarters of 2002 to become the leading exporting state in the nation.
Texas' international airports are among the busiest in the world: Dallas/Fort Worth ranks third in total passenger traffic; George Bush Intercontinental in Houston is one of the fastest growing.
The Texas higher education system is one of the strongest in the nation with 146 public and private institutions.
www.sos.state.tx.us /about/newsreleases/2003/12022003fact.shtml   (743 words)

  
 USA: The death penalty in Texas: lethal injustice - Amnesty International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Texas is prepared to execute prisoners without first ensuring that their conviction and sentence complies with the US Constitution by completing the appeal process.
Amnesty International is alarmed and appalled that the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals is prepared to tolerate attorneys so lacking in commitment to the lives of their clients that they have slept during the trial.
Amnesty International is appalled at the lack of any meaningful clemency procedures in Texas and urges the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Governor to institute humanitarian criteria for the granting of clemency in capital cases.
www.web.amnesty.org /ai.nsf/index/AMR510101998   (9592 words)

  
 Texas A&M System » Universities › TAMIU Facts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
From former South Texas ranch country, Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) is now blossoming as the major regional university of choice in the state's fastest-growing area.
The university is also home to the Texas Center for Border Economic and Enterprise Development, a multi-pronged effort that brings leadership and support to economic development efforts through targeted research projects and technical assistance.
TAMIU also sponsors the International Justice Center and is part of the Regents Initiative for Texas Public Schools and technology-based teacher education programs.
tamusystem.tamu.edu /univ/tamiufact.html   (491 words)

  
 Texas A&M International University
Texas AandM International University, a Member of The Texas AandM University System, is committed to the preparation of students for leadership roles in their chosen profession and in an increasingly complex, culturally diverse state, national, and global society.
As its name implies, Texas AandM International University is an international university, poised at the Gateway to Mexico and serving as the intellectual center of a vibrant bilingual and bicultural community.
The state of Texas is providing financial incentives for students who complete their undergraduate degree with no more than three hours in excess of the minimum number of semester credit hours required for graduation.
www.tamiu.edu /catalog/2002/geninfo.htm   (1720 words)

  
 Texas Lions Camp
The Camp is located on over 500 acres in the Texas Hill County, and is designed to introduce the "Can Do" philosophy to children dealing with special medical conditions.
Children with special needs from all over the State of Texas are invited to attend one of 9 weeks, which we hope will become one of their life-long childhood memories.
TLC recently participated in the relief effort and support of evacuees from the Texas Coastal Regions, when it was contacted by the Edgewater Nursing Care Organization, requesting that we provide housing for up to 300 patients being evacuated from the Coastal Cities.
www.lionscamp.com   (502 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: INTERNATIONAL-GREAT NORTHERN RAILROAD
The International was chartered on August 5, 1870, and at the time of the consolidation operated 177 miles from Hearne to Longview.
The International and Great Northern entered receivership on April 1, 1878, was sold at foreclosure, and conveyed to a new company organized under the original charter on November 1, 1879.
When the New Orleans, Texas and Mexico was itself acquired by the Missouri Pacific on January 1, 1925, the International-Great Northern became part of the Missouri Pacific Lines, although the company continued to be operated separately.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/II/eqi4.html   (1193 words)

  
 Bank of Texas - Commercial - International - Letters of Credit
Bank of Texas' International Banking Center assists companies develop this relationship by issuing letters of credit on their behalf.
International business may require a surety performance in the use of a standby letter of credit.
Using Bank of Texas' International Banking Center's experience in these areas assists companies in the bidding process and complying with contract requirements.
www.bankoftexas.com /commercial/international/lettersofcredit   (674 words)

  
 Texas International Folk Dancers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
TIFD (Texas International Folk Dancers) is a non-profit educational organization which supports folk dancing and related folk arts in Texas and surrounding states.
Texas Camp is one of the longest-running and best-loved international folk dance camps in the U.S. The setting is Greene Family Camp, a modern facility in the wooded hills of central Texas.
The Texas Camp Index lists over 800 dances published in Texas Camp syllabi from 1972 through 2004.
www.tifd.org   (585 words)

  
 Texas International Business Law
At a minimum, a United States company involved in an international business transaction will be bound by regulations of the United States (the home country), regulations of the country in which the business is conducted (the host country), and international regulations, which are derived from a variety of sources.
In addition, there are codes of conduct for international businesses that, although not enforced by any one legal body, generally are adhered to by parties actively engaged in international business.
International trade attorneys are experts in helping businesses comply with international laws and treaties that may be applicable to their industry.
www.weblocator.com /attorney/tx/law/b30.html   (3300 words)

  
 International Programs:::Texas A&M University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Texas Wesleyan University is overall ranked number one in the country in Table Tennis for the second consecutive year.
International Center and the Asia Society Texas and held at the International Center in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.
It is sponsored by the Texas AandM University Libraries, the Regents' Initiative for Excellence in Education, the College of Education and Human Development and the Bush Museum Storytellers Guild, a member of the Barbara Bush Literacy Corps, and the Education Department at the George Bush Library and Museum.
international.tamu.edu /ipo/China_week_info.htm   (3185 words)

  
 Multiple District 2 - TEXAS, USA / Home Page
Lions International came into official being in Texas at the first convention in October, 1917.
Texas, from the inception of Lions International, has always occupied a prominent place in the affairs of Lions International.
Texas has 31,000 members serving in more than 970 clubs supporting Lions International.
www.texaslions.org   (227 words)

  
 TEXAS INTERNATIONAL POP FESTIVAL
I graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in May 1969 and had spent June and the first half of July teaching scuba diving at Akumal and Isla de Mujeres, Mexico.
During the mid sixties, I would go to "love-ins," a gathering of people that would listen to bands play their music, on the campus of the University of Texas and photograph the people involved.
This was going to prove to be an interesting experience for me. The hippie culture was just being born at the University of Texas in the mid sixties.
www.geocities.com /Hollywood/Makeup/2737/pop.htm   (1434 words)

  
 International Services - Texas Children's Hospital
Texas Children's Hospital is the largest pediatric hospital in the United States and has provided healthcare services to more than 1 million children since 1954.
Texas Children’s International® coordinates care for the children and their families who come to Texas Children’s each year from more than 50 countries.
Texas Children’s International also assists medical teams in treating critically ill children throughout Latin America, the Middle East, Europe and Asia.
www.texaschildrenshospital.org /allabout/international/default.aspx   (165 words)

  
 Texas International Fishing Tournament
It's the largest salt water tournament in Texas and major five-day fishing event that attracts anglers young and old from across the state and beyond.
The Texas International Fishing Tournament has been ranked number seven in the 2002 Top 100 Billfish Tournaments of the World, according to the Billfish Tournament Network.
Playing on Texas' most beautiful beach is never boring, with surfing, shelling, sandcastle building, beach volleyball, waverunners, bannaboat rides, parasailing, sailboarding and other activities readily available.
www.wintertexans.com /tift.htm   (515 words)

  
 Structural Engineering at UT-Austin Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Structural Engineering Program at the University of Texas at Austin ranks among the top programs in the United States.
Analytical research is conducted in areas such as numerical techniques, computer methods, material modeling, nonlinear dynamic response, soil-structure interaction, and fluid-structure interaction.
US and international graduate students may complete an application on-line at the web sites listed in Web Pages of Interest section in the Menu.
www.ce.utexas.edu /dept/area/structures/Structures.html   (276 words)

  
 Rotary International: Newsroom: Texas district spearheads Katrina disaster relief effort
Texas District 5890 was spearheading relief efforts in the Houston area before Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast.
This article is © 2005 Rotary International and is provided for the non-profit use of Rotarians worldwide; commercial use is prohibited.
This article is © 2005 Rotary International and is provided for the nonprofit use of Rotarians worldwide; commercial use is prohibited.
www.rotary.org /newsroom/programs/050901_5890_rel.html   (431 words)

  
 Study abroad - Study or Tour the world with Campus Travel
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www.campusa.studentexchange.us   (6581 words)

  
 Office of Border Initiatives - The Texas Economic Development   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Texas Enterprise Zone Program is designed to help cities and counties develop and revitalize economically distressed areas within their jurisdiction.
The State of Texas Industrial Revenue Bond Program is designed to provide tax-exempt financing to finance land and depreciable property for eligible industrial or manufacturing projects.
The Texas Leverage Fund (TLF) is an "economic development bank" offering an added source of financing to communities that have passed the economic development sales tax.
www.tded.state.tx.us /borderinitiatives/default.htm   (526 words)

  
 International Programs:::Texas A&M University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Texas A&M University supports and encourages international involvement of office administrators, faculty and staff.
Honor Society of International Scholars: Alpha Eta Chapter of Phi Beta Delta is an international honor society for faculty, staff and students recognized for encouraging achievements in the areas of international education and exchange.
The International Center provides trained staff educated in on etiquette and customs of other cultures to host international visiting faculty.
international.tamu.edu /ipo/facultyframe.html   (391 words)

  
 Foreign and International Law   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Legal Research on International Law Issues Using the Internet by Lyonette Louis-Jacques, Foreign and International Law Librarian and Lecturer in Law, University of Chicago Law School.
International Constitutional Law at the Uni Würzberg (formerly at the Legal Institute, Cornell Law School, and at Uni Hamburg before that)
International Court of Justice (World Court) This site offers the text of the official judgments, advisory opinions, and orders, in English and French.
www.lib.uchicago.edu /e/law/intl.html   (1046 words)

  
 News 8 Austin | 24 Hour Local News | TOP STORIES
Texas State University-San Marcos Senior Chris Jones and Texas State Professor Moe Johnson will compete in a Dec. 6 runoff for a city council seat.
Texas men's basketball signed five high school players to national letters-of-intent Wednesday for the 2006-2007 season.
Texas lawmaker wants education building named after LBJ
www.news8austin.com   (676 words)

  
 www.tift.org - TIFT - Texas International Fishing Tournament   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
For more than 67 years the Texas International Fishing Tournament has taken pride in creating an atmosphere of friendly fishing competition and wholesome family fun.
TIFT is open to anglers of all ages and is the largest saltwater fishing tournament in Texas.
If you'd like to be a part of one of Texas' oldest and most established fishing tournaments, join in the TIFT tradition today.
www.tift.org   (362 words)

  
 ApplyESL.com - Texas International Education Consortium, Texas Intensive English Program - School Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Texas International Education Consortium (TIEC) is a private, nonprofit, non-governmental educational organization chartered under the laws of the State of Texas since 1985.
As an association of 32 public universities located in Texas, the TIEC has been functioning informally since 1958 to develop, coordinate, and implement international education projects and programs.
TIEC and TIEP are located in Austin, Texas, the State Capital, known internationally for its excellent universities and student-friendly atmosphere, global high-tech industries such as Dell Computer Co. and Motorola, abundant recreational and cultural venues, scenic beauty, and year-round mild weather.
www.applyesl.com /un/school/Sel,0,0,011,0108000   (931 words)

  
 ROTARY DISTRICT 5810 of ROTARY INTERNATIONAL
In 1917-1918, Louisiana was excluded and Texas remained as District 12.
Another reorganization in 1922-1923 designated Texas as District 18 with the exception of that portion of the state, just west of a line drawn from the eastern boundary of New Mexico.
The Rotary year 1925-1926 saw a further division of the remainder of Texas when it was divided in half by an east-west line drawn just south of Waco.
www.rotary5810.org   (626 words)

  
 Texas Heritage Music Foundation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The THMF office has moved to the campus of Schreiner University into the old stone house that was once the headquarters for the Texas State Arts and Crafts Foundation.
There are still opportunities for volunteers to help set up an historical museum area, archive photos and information on Texas music history, filing and administrative office work, and fundraising.
Texas Heritage Music Foundation in partnership with Schreiner University Student Activities Center for Innovative Learning and Speak Truth to Power proudly presents Raul Salinas live on campus November 2 at the third Coffeeshop in the music series season.
www.texasheritagemusic.org   (407 words)

  
 Texas International -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Texas International -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
Texas International was a (North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776) United States (A commercial enterprise that provides scheduled flights for passengers) airline, known until 1969 as Trans-Texas Airways.
It merged with (Click link for more info and facts about Continental Airlines) Continental Airlines in 1982.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/t/te/texas_international.htm   (100 words)

  
 International Adoption - Texas Children's Hospital
The center was the first in the Southwest and one of only a handful nationwide to offer medical treatment for parents adopting orphans in developing countries.
Physicians at the Texas Children’s Health Center for International Adoptions are available to assist parents even before they meet the child.
The doctors can review a child’s profile or medical records sent by the adoption agency, and are available for consultation once parents leave the United States to pick up their child.
www.texaschildrenshospital.org /CareCenters/InternationalAdoption/Default.aspx   (312 words)

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