Texas A&M System announces partnership with Cisco

NEWS RELEASE COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Chancellor John Sharp today announced a five-year agreement with Cisco to provide IT with support services solutions for The Texas A&M University System that will result in more than $3.7 million in savings over the length of the contract.  “Our collaboration with Cisco showcases how technological streamlining can enhance […]

Texas A&M University System Announces Expansion of Chancellor’s Research Initiative

Innovative Program Now Includes All System Universities College Station, TX – John Sharp, Chancellor of The Texas A&M University System, today announced the expansion of the Chancellor’s Research Initiative across all System schools. Since 2013 the Chancellor’s Research Initiative (CRI), has provided one-time funds to Texas A&M University and Prairie View A&M University for the […]

Texas’ six chancellors of public higher education join forces in advance of legislative session

AUSTIN – With the 84th Legislative Session set to begin today, the chancellors of the state’s six public university systems are taking a unified stance on the need to adequately fund Texas higher education and ensure students have access to a college education. On Monday, the chancellors from the Texas A&M, Texas State, Texas Tech, […]

FUJIFILM Diosynth to announce completion of acquisition of A&M System-owned Kalon on Dec. 18

MEDIA ADVISORY WHO:                                     Texas Governor Rick Perry Shigehiro Nakajima, President and COO, FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation Yasuyuki Sugiura, President and CEO, Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas) Nozomu Takaoka, Japan Consul General in Houston Other representatives from FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies, Texas A&M and Kalon Biotherapeutics. WHAT: FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies U.S.A. Inc. (FDBU) will join with Kalon Biotherapeutics […]

Media Advisory: Kyle Field Implosion Set for 8 a.m. Dec. 21

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp has announced the implosion of the west side of Kyle Field will take place Sun., Dec. 21 at 8 a.m., with a ceremony to begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. Media representatives desiring to attend/cover the event must have official credentials. WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 21, […]

Texas A&M-San Antonio Granted Independent Accreditation

SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 10, 2014 — Texas A&M University-San Antonio has met yet another important milestone today with the announcement by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) accrediting the University separately from Texas A&M University-Kingsville.  Accreditation is retroactive to January 1, 2014. “This accreditation comes at an auspicious time, on […]

Dr. Cynthia Teniente-Matson Named As Sole Finalist and Interim President At Texas A&M University-San Antonio

NEWS RELEASE Dec. 6, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Chancellor John Sharp announced today that The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents has named Dr. Cynthia Teniente-Matson as the sole finalist and Interim President of Texas A&M University-San Antonio. Teniente-Matson was selected as sole finalist and Interim President during a telephonic meeting today of the […]