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 […]

A&M System Board of Regents to Hold Special Meeting Dec. 18

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will hold a special meeting to convene at 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 18 in the Board of Regents meeting room on the campus of Texas A&M University. The agenda for the meeting is for consideration and action on the following item: Adoption of […]

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 […]

Texas A&M System Announces Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp today joins President Obama, the First Lady and Vice President Biden, along with hundreds of other higher education leaders, to announce a commitment to help more students prepare for and graduate from college. The White House College Opportunity Day of Action helps to support […]

Implosion of Kyle Field’s west side set for Dec. 21

NEWS RELEASE Nov. 24, 2014 COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp today announced Dec. 21 as the implosion date of the west side of Kyle Field, representing a significant milestone in the second phase of the $450 million stadium redevelopment. Texas A&M’s last football game of the 2014 regular season is […]

National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing launches program to place veterans in biotech jobs

NEWS RELEASE Nov. 11, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing (NCTM), a workforce development center within the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, has received a Wagner-Peyser grant from the Office of the Governor to help launch a new program called Military Veterans Manufacturing Vaccines (MVMV).  NCTM will provide scholarships to […]