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A & M classes begin
A & M classes begin
Oct 4 all-day
4 October 1876 — The opening of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas marked the state’s first venture into public higher education. Tuition totaled $10 per semester.
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Goliad Campaign
Goliad Campaign
Oct 9 all-day
9 October 1835 — The Goliad Campaign of 1835 ended when George Collingsworth, Ben Milam, and forty-nine other Texans stormed the presidio at Goliad and a small detachment of Mexican defenders.
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Dictionary Day
Dictionary Day
Oct 16 all-day
A day for lexicographers everywhere, Dictionary Day was founded to celebrate the achievements and contributions of Noah Webster – the father of the modern dictionary. Why not take the opportunity to learn some new words?
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Battle of Concepcion
Battle of Concepcion
Oct 28 all-day
28 October 1835 — Jim Bowie, James Fannin and 90 Texans defeated 450 Mexicans at the Battle of Concepcion, near San Antonio
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