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Amended bill would keep tenure at Texas public universities

A new version of Senate Bill 18 scheduled for a hearing in the House Higher Education Committee on Monday would keep faculty tenure and direct university governing boards to establish policies to grant and revoke tenure.

Students walk through campus at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas on Tuesday, March 22, 2022.

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Higher education Politics State government Brandon Creighton Dade Phelan Dan Patrick John Kuempel Texas Legislature