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The Battalion @TheBattOnline College Station, TX

The independent student voice of Texas A&M reporting on all news concerning Aggies since 1893. All tweets are made by https://t.co/NT92OSXwre editorial staff.

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As campus starts to clear out, some students say they have opted for the quiet calmness of College Station during t… https://t.co/dJrj4Xs90K
12/10
2019
Online learning website https://t.co/5Lncn09Jjk was acquired by LinkedIn in August, and A&M staff members say the n… https://t.co/XrfPhDu9P2Current managing editor Samantha Mahler will fill The Battalion’s editor-in-chief position in the spring. https://t.co/W4exCVjrbTThe Battalion received numerous awards for the 2018-2019 school year, including the prestigious Newspaper Pacemaker… https://t.co/OLkmL7ePyZ
12/9
2019
Texas A&M will meet a familiar foe in the Texas Bowl as the Aggies take on former Big 12 rival Oklahoma State on De… https://t.co/Bh2RL4nFYn
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12/8
2019
Americana folk band Ordinary Elephant will perform at The Village Cafe in Downtown Bryan on Saturday. https://t.co/DYAW2X5KqS
12/7
2019
More information about whether VeoRide’s contract will be renewed will be posted on https://t.co/xfmx7LVrUb by Tues… https://t.co/8oIRaHDKuESince the beginning of the spring 2019 semester, VeoRide bikes have been a popular subject on social media, with po… https://t.co/mrgquLIi2iAmid “an increasing level of inappropriate activities” involving the turquoise bikes, A&M has asked VeoRide to prov… https://t.co/Z92izuLypLIn January, Texas A&M began a one-year contract with VeoRide after terminating its partnership with Chinese bike-sh… https://t.co/BNMBVOWtlTTHREAD: A&M Transportation Services has announced via campus-wide email that its partnership with bike-share vendor… https://t.co/LEj6KfBrW8Texas A&M has a rich history of selfless service linked to the Peace Corps, with hundreds of former students going… https://t.co/IMCmNruUnr🗣READ ABOUT OUT TREK INTO TIGER TERRITORY‼️https://t.co/c0oMUs9qeN
Retweeted by The BattalionColumnist @keerthana_rb argues Dr. Johnston should have disclosed his funding from @txresearch before publishing co… https://t.co/SWYtzwmGoJThe 12th Can exemplifies selfless service this semester by continuing its Swipe Out Hunger program for the third ye… https://t.co/MXtl6hRoA1Bah humbug! The stage adaptation of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” will spread holiday cheer at Rudder Theatr… https://t.co/fkaOb1VPkQRudder Theater hosted the Boston Brass and Brass All-Stars Big Band in a two hour holiday concert with a unique tak… https://t.co/8VGGLNKHqr
12/6
2019
Opinion writer @batt_couch discusses the ethics of releasing music after an artist has passed away. https://t.co/LOwi6f6y52Cleaning your Aggie Ring doesn’t have to be a long, expensive process, thanks to the many resources in Bryan-Colleg… https://t.co/Ztw4n8R3V2Four U.S. states have mandated queer inclusive curricula in public schools. Opinion writer @Shagunnevatia talks abo… https://t.co/fVqo08R6dkHowdy, Ags! Take a break from studying and come enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate with a copy of The Battalion. We’… https://t.co/dWP2vr2lNGSPONSORED POST: FINAL DAY! Have a great idea for what the parking permit should look like? Then enter your design i… https://t.co/vr9ml4BmVpWaldo Elliott the Elk has moved from Idaho and will now live at Texas A&M’s Winnie Carter Wildlife Center. https://t.co/itV9gFmXTwSPONSORED POST: FINAL DAY! Have a great idea for what the parking permit should look like? Then enter your design i… https://t.co/sVDXJFwxKT
12/5
2019
The Voices for Children organization trains volunteers for child protective programs in the Brazos Valley. https://t.co/8iGMkdbHEhBig Brothers Big Sisters will host Bowl for Kids Sake on March 7 to celebrate those who have contributed to the chi… https://t.co/PbYV7dHiSeThe bronze sculpture of George H.W. Bush’s service dog, Sully, was unveiled on Monday at the George H.W. Bush Presi… https://t.co/Q8C6nTJTVh
12/4
2019
Guest contributor David Dill, Class of 1982, says Aggies should reevaluate our rivalry with TU and shift our focus… https://t.co/YAEoIi6dZv
12/3
2019
Luis Martinez is recognized for his achievements by receiving the competitive NDSEG Fellowship. https://t.co/d0KvuQFwkzTwo Aggies enrolled at the Mays Business School were killed yesterday evening in a car accident which involved two… https://t.co/57zQZDYpt0Feeling overloaded? Opinion writer @AggieBen2014 explains how pop culture can act as comfort food for the soul. https://t.co/GrMz99qI8PIf you registered for classes next semester using https://t.co/2rkWbq2UG8 to plan ahead, you have Jake Leland to th… https://t.co/zssd9mBMJhOpinion writer @kamerynbethtamu explores how in an effort to promote more products, some companies are attempting t… https://t.co/DKWJ8dgjRfA new way to exemplify the core value of service is being brought to A&M. Find out how you can get involved and hel… https://t.co/ko1uYyLOGo
12/2
2019
The Tigers went into Saturday's game promising to exact revenge on an A&M team that handed them their last loss, an… https://t.co/TFVk84YJDV
Retweeted by The BattalionGALLERY: Football vs. LSU 📸Photos by @MeredithSeaver & @mahlersamantha https://t.co/uEY9eC8mgG
12/1
2019
It’s game day! 🏈👍 Click the link in our bio and head over to our Instagram to see highlights of our trip to… https://t.co/cJsE80j2v3The last regular season Yell Practice was hosted by @AggieNetwork in Baton Rouge last night. Check out what it take… https://t.co/MMzP3qsHlZGALLERY: Midnight Yell vs. LSU 📸 Photos by @MeredithSeaver https://t.co/g9Teadsbfv
11/30
2019
GALLERY: Women’s Basketball vs. Prairie View A&M🏀 📸Photos by @soziophoto https://t.co/7jY3uvkEmS
11/28
2019
GALLERY: Student Bonfire 2019🔥 📸Photos by @MeredithSeaver & @mahlersamantha https://t.co/Tdn2bWzxOfOpinion writer @AggieBen2014 discusses Friendsgiving, and why it’s the most important holiday tradition for so many… https://t.co/ckkiY8Gj5bOPINION: As students hit the road for Thanksgiving break, critic @KeaganMlr offers a rundown of five films about tr… https://t.co/BiIE1oFdr8Student Bonfire burns tonight at the Stack site off Old Hearne Road in Bryan. Before the burn begins at 8:50 p.m.,… https://t.co/Y6wgOpnKBn
11/27
2019
With Christmas approaching, MSC ALOT has partnered with the Salvation Army for the fifth year in a row to help dona… https://t.co/Cg2rmAJvZZOpinion writer @calebpowell23 argues that we should consume less news from companies like CNN, MSNBC and Fox News. https://t.co/G610xjcf37The George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum to hold free admission on Nov. 30 to commemorate Bush’s legacy… https://t.co/rgpWFkb26MTHREAD: In preparation of the new Student Services Building on main campus opening in spring 2020, I spoke with… https://t.co/HjJwa7r5Qd
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11/26
2019
GALLERY: 74-72: A look at LSU’s last loss Written by @hannahbunderwoo Photos by @MeredithSeaver & @cassie_stricker https://t.co/TDp4g3LSV4After the university decided to no longer endorse Bonfire in the years following the collapse, passionate Aggies de… https://t.co/COcrXKzUUDColumnist @JoshuaEHowell offers a personal reflection on social etiquette as friends and families gather for Thanks… https://t.co/BWBdreKAZGWith the assistance of some students, Professor Keith Swim is putting on a Christmas toy drive to donate to childre… https://t.co/lClFh9B9KYEver since an American Sign Language interpreter has been made available at each midnight yell of the season, this… https://t.co/IyuhXVSgXOOpinion writer @NicholasMireles says #KnivesOut avoids the pitfall of predictability, as it welcomes the audience t… https://t.co/0J5yf2Vak7SPONSORED POST: Have a great idea for what the parking permit should look like? Then enter your design into the 202… https://t.co/ITfnMDjtlAIn anticipation of the new Student Service Building opening in the spring, students and faculty discuss accessibili… https://t.co/d3ctuKQJXJ @BCSmarathon is hosting their 10th annual Turkey Trot on Nov. 28 to help local charity @mercyproject. https://t.co/KbDaN8C54iThe Department of Multicultural Services celebrated its 30th Anniversary on Saturday with a gala, honoring the cont… https://t.co/79EVDdH5SbIn its last performance of the fall semester, the University Band brought classical symphonies to Rudder theatre on… https://t.co/XgVpLPsx7C
11/25
2019
The Aggieland’s, @AggielandYRBK, online store is open for business. There’s still time to pre-order your 2019 book,… https://t.co/TaFU4epuduThe Aggieland’s, @AggielandYRBK, online store is open for business. There’s still time to pre-order your 2019 book,… https://t.co/pqIXBPTa01
11/24
2019
SPONSORED POST: Have a great idea for what the parking permit should look like? Then enter your design into the 202… https://t.co/6gGyWQyEa3GALLERY: @AggieVolleyball vs. Mississippi State 📸Photos by @abbeyruns https://t.co/9GGn1q1GkjHappy 6th Birthday to the Queen and First Lady of Aggieland herself @reveille 👑🎂 From your favorite newspaper! -❤️… https://t.co/2Eu5K45Nlm
11/23
2019
Take a brief tour of “Small Expressions,” an exhibit currently on display in the MSC’s Stark Galleries. https://t.co/vPmCjW5QKwColumnist @KeaganMlr says Takia Waititi’s dark comedy “Jojo Rabbit” packs an emotional punch. https://t.co/tnFdX1NjV0Christopher’s World Grille will celebrate its 20th anniversary on Friday by serving guests a multi-course meal with… https://t.co/S3244HoTiZThe Downtown Bryan Association is holding the thirteenth annual Lights On! Celebration to welcome the holiday seaso… https://t.co/qRkcapKlSPThe Aggieland’s, @AggielandYRBK, online store is open for business. There’s still time to pre-order your 2019 book,… https://t.co/10WTyoNaujSPONSORED POST: Have a great idea for what the parking permit should look like? Then enter your design into the 202… https://t.co/HNoCEZDgomOpinion writer @AggieBen2014 says the new Hootie & the Blowfish album, “Imperfect Circle,” is refreshing to the con… https://t.co/bYsXVfCxMtThe Black Former Student Network will host the first Aggie Impact Gala this Saturday. The Network will be honoring… https://t.co/YTk6Y85gDK
11/22
2019
President Trump’s political appointee Gordon Sondland confirmed some of the allegations against the White House so… https://t.co/teH3ciDQaaThe fifth democratic debate was held with numerous topics debated, but President Trump’s shadow loomed over the dis… https://t.co/qKsSQN6qK5Heading into a challenging final stretch of the season, Brian, Jackson, Dylan and Alek and forecast the Aggies's pe… https://t.co/Ez7HdyYTeTThroughout Native American Heritage Month, students and professors at Texas A&M invite Aggies to learn about indige… https://t.co/EIiakIZK3mThe Department of Chemistry at Texas A&M is currently developing a biodegradable polymer to act as an alternative t… https://t.co/mkHUyXdH0EGALLERY: Santa’s Wonderland 📸Photos by @abbeyruns https://t.co/j9ud0Vh1BD
11/21
2019
Is “Ok boomer” just the trendy phrase of 2019, or the latest form of age discrimination as some claim? Opinion writ… https://t.co/65aN8bcrybIn their letter to the editor, guest contributors Brooke Vyvlecka and Cullen Eppright examine the facts behind beef… https://t.co/Tu7cP3hbpfSPONSORED POST: Escape the Ordinary! At Hidden Creek RV resort, we aim to provide guests with all of the amenities… https://t.co/z1WsjhSYLcColumnist @keerthana_rb says it's time to rethink how students are taught about work and productivity. https://t.co/xSbZpRyWPrLast night, two visiting professors and a CIA veteran provided their perspectives on the use of covert action withi… https://t.co/W9Ifq17XBKRecent elections bring change to Texas, from banning a state income tax to diverting more money to parks and wildli… https://t.co/U9Xv9dUH9MThe Association of Former Students set a goal to receive donations from 1,876 donors before midnight tonight for Pa… https://t.co/5WcLZHKW4m
11/20
2019
Columnist @JoshuaEHowell offers a retrospective of Robert Gates’ career following his Fireside Chat in Aggieland la… https://t.co/Y3mRUWI6JDOpinion writer @batt_couch praises the emotional depth of the new FKA twigs album. https://t.co/oQK9rspsHVGiven the similarities of casteism and racism, Indians protesting the former abroad should also by outraged by the… https://t.co/rJt2UNw25KStudent Legal Services is a resource to help students in need of legal assistance. https://t.co/mrqT34LwxXAggie BSM’s new group, Viva: a Faith-Based Hispanic Community, is helping expand support for the Hispanic Communit… https://t.co/0wPWTT46ET
11/19
2019
Opinion writer @calebpowell23 argues recent incidents involving lethal injection further strengthen the case agains… https://t.co/SCdfmTaN92As one of the biggest universities on pace to become a Hispanic Serving Institution, A&M needs a Latinx Center to t… https://t.co/CZj6TbBg6sWith many students preparing to study abroad or otherwise travel overseas, it is more important than ever to be up… https://t.co/kZ9T0LIGDMOpinion writer @NicholasMireles says #FORDvFERRARI is a fast-paced thrill ride that perfectly captures the exhilara… https://t.co/QPKYQ9iN21The Polo Road Garage facility is on time for completion, and Dining Services has announced the dining options to be… https://t.co/7DymOwpOsjThe Texas A&M Dance Arts Society illustrated themes of romance, loss, growth, and self-love in their fall show,, “R… https://t.co/nWm3atnSZyGALLERY: 20th Anniversary Bonfire Remembrance 📸Photos by @MeredithSeaver https://t.co/6i8yXI01MH @CSTXFire @TAMUPolice @jpbeato @AggieFootball @AggieCorps @MeredithSeaver #WeRemember Nathan Scott West ’02 https://t.co/oNvTiAfHLA @CSTXFire @TAMUPolice @jpbeato @AggieFootball @AggieCorps @MeredithSeaver #WeRemember Jerry Don Self ’01 https://t.co/kjOMsAnJGR @CSTXFire @TAMUPolice @jpbeato @AggieFootball @AggieCorps @MeredithSeaver #WeRemember Chad A. Powell ’03 https://t.co/oyewgQTFWJ
11/18
2019

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