November 26, 2014

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 [...]

Media Advisory: Texas A&M University System Board of Regents to meet Thursday, Nov. 6

NEWS RELEASE Nov. 3, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas –The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will meet Thursday, Nov. 6 at 8:30 a.m. in the 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 1 p.m. [...]

A&M System Board of Regents to Hold Special Telephonic Meeting Oct.2

NEWS RELEASE Sept. 29, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will hold a special telephonic meeting Oct. 2 at 3 p.m. in the Board of Regents annex of the Memorial Student Center on the campus of Texas A&M University. The meeting will immediately recess to executive session. A [...]

Update on turf installation at Kyle Field

NEWS RELEASE Sept. 27, 2014 COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The planned installation of new turf at Kyle Field has progressed more rapidly than expected and will allow the process to begin on Saturday, Sept. 27. Carolina Green, assisted by Texas A&M University personnel, hopes to start laying the sod late on Saturday and should have [...]

A&M System announces A&M-San Antonio Presidential Search Advisory Committee

NEWS RELEASE Sept. 19, 2014 The Texas A&M University System has announced the Search Advisory Committee charged with identifying, screening and recommending potential candidates for the second president of Texas A&M University-San Antonio. “A&M-San Antonio is the fastest growing university in the state of Texas and is projected to be among the largest universities in [...]

Texas A&M University System Headlines Panels at 2014 Texas Tribune Festival

ANNOUNCEMENT Sept. 18, 2014 Over three days (September 19-21) in Austin, more than 200 speakers will dive into the state’s and nation’s most pressing issues: public and higher ed, immigration, health care, transportation, energy, the environment, criminal justice and – new this year – government transparency. Representatives from the Texas A&M University System are participating in [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]