COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will hold a special telephonic meeting on Friday, May 19, at 2 p.m. in the Board of Regents annex of the Memorial Student Center on the campus of Texas A&M University. The purpose of this special meeting is for consideration and action to […]
As demonstrated over the weekend with the global WannaCry “ransomware” cyber attack, which infected 300,000 machines in 150 countries, threats to cybersecurity have reached a crisis stage. The global cost of cybercrime continues to increase and is estimated to reach $6 trillion by 2021, according to analysis by Cybersecurity Ventures. The Texas A&M System is […]
Investment Company Gets Name-change to Reflect A&M’s Broader Role
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Janet Handley, who graduated Summa Cum Laude from Texas A&M University in 1975, was named Wednesday to the board of the investment company that invests money for the endowments of institutions in the Texas A&M University System and the University of Texas System.
Council To Advise A&M System, Blinn College On Programs At RELLIS
COLLEGE STATION, Texas —Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp delivered a charge Monday to the members of the newly formed RELLIS External Academic Advisory Council, asking for input as The Texas A&M University System designs enhanced workforce training programs to be taught at the System’s RELLIS Campus.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents today elected Charles W. Schwartz of Houston as its Chairman and re-elected Elaine Mendoza of San Antonio as its Vice Chairman. Schwartz succeeds former Board of Regents Chairman Cliff Thomas of Victoria, who remains on the board. Earlier this year, Governor Greg Abbott […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will hold a special telephonic meeting on Monday, May 8 at 8:30 a.m. in the Board of Regents annex of the Memorial Student Center on the campus of Texas A&M University. The Board will convene in open session to consider action on the […]
Harnessing the Power of the Research-Intensive University System to Help Improve Agriculture, Construction and Turf Equipment; Tapping Tomorrow’s Thought Leaders Today
GRAPEVINE, Texas – Kubota Tractor Corporation and The Texas A&M University System today announced a strategic venture within its Research and Development program to test equipment performance in various applications within The Texas A&M University System on land and within its testing facilities.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents on Thursday approved nine critical construction projects on campuses throughout the System. The list of approved projects includes the new headquarters for the Texas Transportation Institute, which will be constructed at the main entrance of the System’s new RELLIS Campus. “I would like […]
Investment Company To Be Renamed to Reflect A&M’s Participation
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents unanimously decided Thursday to reappoint venture capitalist Ray Rothrock to another term on the board of the soon-to-be-renamed investment company that oversees the endowments of Texas A&M University and the University of Texas.
Graduation Ceremonies Canceled Due to War
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — On this month 100 years ago, administrators at the institution that would become Texas A&M University canceled graduation ceremonies – the only time ever in the history of the campus – and released all seniors for active military duty as the country went to war against Germany.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Governor Greg Abbott on Wednesday named Stephen Shuchart of Houston as his appointee to be The Texas A&M University System’s next student regent. Shuchart will take the place of outgoing student regent Stephanie Martinez of Laredo. Shuchart, a member of the Class of 2018, is completing his bachelor’s degree in communications […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will convene at 9 a.m. on Thursday, April 27 in the Board Meeting Room in the Board Annex on the Texas A&M University campus, and immediately recess to executive session. The Board will reconvene in open session in the Bethancourt Grand Ballroom 2300 […]
CANYON, Texas — A collaboration between West Texas A&M University and one of the country’s premier music business schools, Belmont University in Nashville, has caught the attention of music industry leaders in Texas. Brendon Anthony, the director of the Texas Music Office, and Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp recently traveled to Canyon to […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp announced a partnership Tuesday that will provide enhanced Wi-Fi connectivity as well as cellular services at Kyle Field. Bellevue, Washington-based T-Mobile becomes the third major wireless carrier to contract with The Texas A&M University System to improve game-day service for their customers. Under the […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — As part of a forward-looking effort to strengthen the area’s workforce, officials from Texas A&M University System and Blinn College have engaged the Parthenon-EY practice of Ernst & Young LLP (EY) to provide a report on industries’ needs and labor conditions in the eight-county region centered around Brazos County. Chancellor John […]