Inside the vet school battle between Texas Tech and A&M
In one corner: Texas A&M, whose College of Veterinary Medicine is in the top five nationwide and has trained generations of animal doctors.
In the other corner: upstart Texas Tech, exploring the possibility of launching a new veterinarian doctoral training school in Amarillo to meet demand.
But now A&M appears to have decided it’s not willing to concede west Texas to Tech. A&M is announcing plans for a new veterinary complex at West Texas A&M in Canyon. Is this turning into a battle of university titans?
OSTX went on Texas Standard to help explain what’s going on here. You can also listen below.