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ROWLETT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Michael Gallops of the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce Completes Second Year at Institute for Organization Management

Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Michael Gallops, President/CEO, of the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce, has recently completed his second year at Institute for Organization Management, a four-year nonprofit leadership training program at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

ROUND ROCK CHAMBER: Round Rock Chamber Named 2018 Chamber of the Year

The Round Rock Chamber received the 2018 Chamber of the Year Award presented by Alexandria, Virginia-based Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE).

CELANESE CORPORATION: Celanese Announces $100,000 Century Grant To Support Southern Dallas

Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE), a global specialty materials company, today announced a $100,000 grant challenge for the southern sector of Dallas, Texas.

MCALLEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Two McAllen Chamber Of Commerce Innovation Grant Winners Are H-E-B Primo Picks Finalists

A BIT ABOUT OUR CHAMPIONS The companies and individuals that make their way through our Innovation Programs, and who are chosen as recipients of our Innovation Grant, are always a special breed.

LYONDELLBASELL: LyondellBasell Announces Board Leadership Succession

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, today announced that Robert G. Gwin, chairman of its board of directors, will resign from the board on November 30, 2018. Jacques Aigrain, currently vice chairman, will succeed Gwin as chairman, effective September 24, 2018.

BUDA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: COFFEE AND CONNECTIONS

Buda Area Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on July 25.Wednesday, August 15, 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

BULVERDE/SPRING BRANCH AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Andrew Kim named 2018 Texas PTA Superintendent of the Year

Each year, the Texas PTA recognizes a handful of outstanding educators who exemplify its mission of making every child’s potential a reality.

GREATER HOUSTON PARTNERSHIP: Business Beyond Borders: NAFTA and the Americas

Join the Partnership for its Business Beyond Borders "Go Beyond Series" NAFTA and the Americas on August 20 where U.S.-Mexico relations, NAFTA realities, and expectations for changes in trade across the Americas will be discussed.

HALLIBURTON: Halliburton Acquires Athlon Solutions

Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL) today announced the acquisition of Athlon Solutions, LLC, a leading provider of specialty water and process treatment chemicals, customized engineering solutions, and services.

EXXON MOBIL: ExxonMobil Increases Estimate for Guyana’s Stabroek Block to 4 Billion Barrels

ExxonMobil said today it has increased its estimate of the discovered recoverable resources for the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana to more than 4 billion oil-equivalent barrels and has advanced its evaluation to support a third phase of development and consideration of two additional phases.

Cost of college went up for non-resident students at Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf

In-state tuition and fees was unchanged for 2017-18 at Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Milan Institute of Cosmetology-El Paso

Tuition and fees rose 0.9 percent for 2017-18 at Milan Institute of Cosmetology-El Paso, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Concorde Career College-Grand Prairie

Tuition and fees rose 10.3 percent for 2017-18 at Concorde Career College-Grand Prairie, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at The University of Texas at Tyler

In-state tuition and fees rose 2.9 percent for 2017-18 at The University of Texas at Tyler, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college was unchanged for all students at Southern Careers Institute-San Antonio

Tuition and fees was unchanged for 2017-18 at Southern Careers Institute-San Antonio, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Fort Worth Beauty School

Tuition and fees rose 13.3 percent for 2017-18 at Fort Worth Beauty School, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Tarrant County College District

In-state tuition and fees rose 12.5 percent for 2017-18 at Tarrant County College District, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Tuition and fees rose 4 percent for 2017-18 at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Northeast Lakeview College, Blinn College and Paul Quinn College have some of the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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