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 and increase the efficiency of the procurement office by managing […]

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 completes acquisition of Kalon Biotherapeutics

Acquisition Enhances Texas’ Growing Reputation as a Global Biotechnology Leader Morrisville, North Carolina and College Station, Texas – FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies U.S.A. Inc. (FDBU), a FUJIFILM Corporation subsidiary, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Kalon Biotherapeutics LLC, marking an important new chapter in the emergence of the Texas biosciences industry as a center […]

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, […]

Industry Day @ Prairie View A&M to be held Feb. 18

NOTE TO EDITORS: This is not an academic symposium PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas — Industry partners and commercial businesses are invited to Industry Day @ Prairie View to receive an in-depth look at teaming possibilities, corporate program opportunities and service capabilities with The Texas A&M University System. The event will be held Feb. 18, 2015, 9:30 […]