September 16, 2014

Texas A&M University-San Antonio president takes new role at the A&M System

NEWS RELEASE September 5, 2014 SAN ANTONIO – Dr. Maria Hernandez Ferrier, inaugural president of Texas A&M University-San Antonio, is taking on an exciting new role at the helm of a newly created division at the A&M System as the Director of Development and Mexico Relations. In this position, she will create, build, and oversee [...]

The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents Meeting

COLLEGE STATION, Sept. 1, 2014 – The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will meet Wednesday, Sept. 3 at 8 a.m. in Board of Regents Meeting Room on the campus of Texas A&M University. The meeting will immediately recess to executive session and will reconvene in open session at 10 a.m. in the Bethancourt [...]

MEDIA ADVISORY: Texas A&M System provides media tour of Kyle Field

Aug. 29, 2014 WHAT:  The Texas A&M University System will provide a tour of features within the newly renovated East side of Kyle Field, including a suite, 300-level concourse, concessions, restrooms and Cool Zone. Chancellor John Sharp will provide a Q&A session for media.   WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.   WHERE:       [...]

New App, Traffic Flow Plan Expected to Improve Aggieland Gameday Experience

NEWS RELEASE Aug. 12, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Fans at last year’s football game between Texas A&M University and the University of Alabama were treated to an epic game. After the game, unfortunately, many were also part of an epic traffic jam. In response to this and the Kyle Field expansion that will result [...]

MEDIA ADVISORY: Texas A&M System to Brief Media on Kyle Field Redevelopment

WHAT: The Texas A&M University System will provide a construction update on the redevelopment of Kyle Field for 2014. WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014 at 2 p.m. WHERE: The Bernard C. Richardson Zone at Kyle Field Texas A&M University 161 Wellborn Rd. College Station, TX Media may park in Lot 62. Please notify A&M System Marketing & Communications [...]

Texas A&M University System selects new Institutional Investment Advisor

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Chancellor of the Texas A&M University System (TAMUS), John Sharp announced today that LCG Associates, Inc., of Atlanta, Georgia, has been selected as the institutional investment advisor to TAMUS.  The firm has over 30 years experience in the field and has agreed to an initial 5 year term in the relationship. [...]

Texas A&M System joins forces with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

NEWS RELEASE July 25, 2014 ROME, ITALY – The Texas A&M University System and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) today agreed to work together to combat world hunger by building capacity for sustainable agriculture and natural resource management in developing countries. Under the new agreement, the Texas A&M System and [...]

MEDIA ADVISORY: Texas A&M University System 2014 Investment Showcase

NEWS RELEASE May 30, 2014 WHAT:  The Texas A&M University System is hosting the 2014 A&M System Investment Showcase. The event presents innovations by Texas A&M faculty currently being commercialized by the A&M System and provides New Venture opportunities for capital investors. WHEN:  Wednesday, June 4, 2014, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Media availability will [...]

A&M System notice regarding UAS guidelines for Texas A&M University

NEWS RELEASE May 23, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M University System, in conjunction with the Federal Aviation Administration, provides notice of the legal guidelines relevant to the use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in or around the campus of Texas A&M. The FAA regulates the safe operation of all UAS aircraft flights. [...]

Texas A&M System announces results of comprehensive administrative review

NEWS RELEASE May 9, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp today announced the results of a comprehensive administrative review conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The amount of money to be immediately redirected in to academics totaled $7.7 million with a cumulative potential of $203.9 million over the coming five years. [...]