August 3, 2012
President of Texas A&M at Texarkana Resigns Without Explanation
The president of Texas A&M University at Texarkana, who was accused of abusing his position while president of another college, resigned on Friday without explanation.
Carlisle B. Rathburn III, who previously served as president of Savannah Technical College, was hired at Texarkana four years ago. A spokesman for the A&M system would not discuss the reasons for Mr. Rathburn's resignation or whether he had stepped down voluntarily.
"His agreement is in negotiation right