The J-TAC (Stephenville, Tex.), Vol. 161, No. 1, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 25, 2001 Page: 2 of 8
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Weekly Event Calendar
Thursday pm, Porta les, NM.
•Vet Club candy bar sale,
•Lessons @ Lunch, Noon - 12:50, Friday
library. *Three on three basketball registration
•Dairy Cattle Judging Team trip to deadline, noon.
Fort Worth Stock Show. •Three on three basketball tourna-
• Driver Safety Training Course, 1:30 merit.
pm, SDC22D. «Duck, Duck, Read; collection boxes
•Omega Delta Phi rush booth, 8 am - in library.
l pm, Library. , •Omega Delta Phi rush booth, 8 am -
• United Methodist Student Center 1 pm, library.
Lunch, noon - 12:40, UM Student 'Women's Group, 1 pm - 2:30 pm,
Center. Counseling Center.
•Tri-C prayer supper, 5:30 pm - 7 pm,
1093 W. Tarleton. , Saturday
• Mock Jinterview Night, 6pm -10pin, •Three on three basketball tourna-
SDC 218. ment
•Tex Anns vs. Eastern New Mexico, 6 "Young People Series Play, 10 am, 2
pm, Port ales, NM. . pm, FAC.
•Texans vs, Eastern New Mexico, 8 •TexAnns vs. West Texas A&M, 6 pm, pm, SDC foodcourt.
•Texans vs. West Texas A&M, 8 pm,
•Faith Lutheran student bible study,
6:30 pm, 3000 NW Loop.
•Tri-C bible class, 9 am - 9:50 am, 1093
•Tarleton Dairy Club, 7 pm, Ag 205.
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•Tarleton Advocates, Noon, FA 173.
•Funny Photos, library, 11 am to 5 pm.
•Anthology, fifth anniversary, 3 - 4:30
Student Teachers recognized for excellence
in the classroom
Kristi Cain of Waxahachie, Morgan
Cruthirds of Houston, and Jennifer Farmer
of Corsicana were chosen as recipients of
the Robert H. Elliott Memorial award for the
Fall of 2000. The Department of Curriculum
and Instruction presents the award after
each student-teaching session to three stu-
dent teachers who display outstanding
qualities in the classroom.
Farmer was selected for the award
because of her excellence at all levels of
teaching. She taught at Kerrville Elementary
and High Schools under the supervision of
Dixey Selgrath, Brian Young, Wendye
Watson and Gary Mierers.
Cruthirds received the award for excel-
lence in secondary education. He completed
his student teaching at Stephenville Junior
High • under the supervision of Nancy
Crouch and Tylor Chaplin. .
Cain received the Elliott award for excel-
lence at the elementary level. She student
taught at Fulton . Intermediate : in the
Cleburne ISD ^<Jer, thp siip^rvi^ipri of
Karen Snyder. .' 3 f ;
The Robert H. Elliott Memorial award
was created by his friends and colleagues in
memory of his enthusiasm for education
and his devotion to students. Elliott joined
the Tarleton faculty in 1981 as a professor in
the Department of Education and
Psychology and supervisor of the student
teaching program. Prior to joining the
Tarleton faculty, he served in the Colorado
public schools system both as a teacher and
Preparing for the Graduate Record
New Graduate Record Exam preparation
software has been installed on campus in
both Stephenville and Killeen locations. The
Software is GRE Practice Test, Powerprep
Software, version 2.0. Hopefully, this soft-
ware will help students become familiar
with the format of the GRE, especially since
all GRE's are now administered via comput-
The software includes the following:
•Two computer-adaptive tests with imme-
diate GRE~equivalent score results
under actual conditions.
•Practice questions from previous tests
•Easy-to-use tutorials to familiarize stu-
dents with computer-based testing,
•Extensive practice for GRE writing assess-
ment, including actual topics with sample
test-taker responses and evaluations.
The locations of the software for
Stephenville are the Teaching and Learning
Center Computer Lab, Dick Smith Library;
For Killeen students, the software can be
found in the computer laboratory.
To run the software, click on the POWER-
PREP GRE icon on the desktop.
Parking lot named for former Tarleton
The Texas A&M Board of Regents recently
approved the designation of the parking lot
on Mclhlaney as Thompson Park. The lot is
in honor of former Tarleton student and
retired dentist Richard Thompson.
A Stephenville native and resident,
Thompson began noticing the increasing
problems that Women's housing residents
w,ere having with finding adequate parking,
He decided to help by donating 6 parcels of
land on Mclhlaney for aciclitionai parking
for residents in the Women's dorms.
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January 25, 2001
Written by the professional staff at the student counseling center.
Here's to Your Success
Researchers* have identified 21 tips "that students can do to
increase their academic success. Here are three you can begin
•Go to class.
•Identify the resources? available to students on campus and
where they are located. For example, it's important fpr you to
knovy about tutoring, financial and wellness services.
♦Participate in campus activities.
Learn about the rest of the "21 Keys to Success in College" by vis-
iting the Student Counseling Center website at
www.Utrleton.edu/-counseling ("Current Students").
"Gardner, John. Your College Experience: Strategies for Success. ■ 199B
Crime report for January 16 - January 23
There were 391 parking tickets issued between January 16 and 23.
At 12:30 am, an intoxicated Tarleton student was transported by
ambulance to the Harris Methodist emergency room from Bostocks.
A vehicle was damaged while legally parked between the Industrial
Technology building arid the Administration Annex building.
An unknown subject hid from an environmental worker behind
some bushes at 11:10 pm.
At 10:25 pm, a vehicle was damaged from another vehicle backing
into it. „
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