COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents on Thursday appointed a new president to one of the Texas A&M University System institutions and approved new titles for two of the System’s top administrators. Board members officially named Dr. Mark J. Rudin as the new president of President of Texas A&M […]
What: Grand Opening of new Fixed Base Operations Terminal Where: General Aviation Terminal, Easterwood Aviation, 1770 George Bush Dr W, College Station When: August 17, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. Who: Chairman Charles Schwartz, Chancellor John Sharp, Astin Aviation CEO John Clanton, others NOTE: Arrangements can be made to tour facility before or after event. […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will convene at 9 a.m. on Thursday, August 16 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 at approximately 1:30 p.m. in Bethancourt […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Colonel Gerald “Jerry” Smith, who currently serves as Director of the Veteran Resource & Support Center at Texas A&M University, is taking on additional duties as the Texas A&M University System’s Director of Veteran Services, System officials announced on Thursday. “The Texas A&M System is committed to veterans’ success at all […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp announced today that the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents has named Mark J. Rudin as the sole finalist for the position of President of Texas A&M University-Commerce. Rudin was selected during a telephonic meeting of the Board of Regents. “Dr. Rudin comes […]
Who: Texas A&M University System Board of Regents and Chancellor John Sharp When: Wednesday, July 25, 10:00 a.m. Where: Room L526, Memorial Student Center, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas What: Telephonic meeting of the Board of Regents. The Board will convene in open session and immediately recess to executive session. After the recess, […]
Chancellor also discusses next steps for Texas A&M as it prepares to manage U.S. nuclear arsenal COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp introduced the incoming director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory to a crowd in Austin during an event Tuesday. The introduction of Dr. Thom Mason came during a […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System will join a consortium of higher education institutions and state agencies that will offer expertise, research and innovations in support of the U.S. Army Futures Command (AFC) in Austin, the U.S. Army announced Friday from the Pentagon. During a press conference, Army officials said the effort leverages […]
Also, Chancellor To Introduce New Lab Director What: A conversation with Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp and Carlos Sanchez, the News and Politics editor at Texas Monthly. Chancellor Sharp will talk about how the Texas A&M System secured the $2.5 billion annual contract, which also includes the University of California and Battelle Memorial […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Triad National Security LLC, which includes The Texas A&M University System, has received official notice to proceed toward managing the Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, New Mexico. The National Nuclear Security Administration notified Triad today to begin the four-month transition. “This is a significant milestone in the history of […]
By John Sharp
Texas does not need another veterinarian school to train rural veterinarians. Texas needs to find a way for more rural veterinarians to make a living.
In a Dallas Morning News column on Wednesday, Jay Leeson, a radio talk show host and columnist in Lubbock, perpetrated a false narrative, cherry-picking facts to champion the idea taxpayers should pay for a Texas Tech University vet school.
Texas A&M University Builds Mach 15 Wind Tunnel
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Once thought impossible, supersonic speeds have been easy to achieve for decades. Now, the race is on to lead the hypersonic era.
Texas A&M University has answered the call of the U.S. Air Force, and Aggies are working every day to better understand hypersonic speeds, which are defined as anything faster than 3,709 miles per hour, also known as Mach 5.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Texas A&M University System and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) on Thursday announced a new pilot program focused on supporting and improving higher education success for young adults in extended foster care. This is the first such partnership between DFPS and a university system. Through this […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M leaders welcomed the public last week to the opening of The Leach Teaching Gardens, which debuted as the colorful and thoughtfully designed centerpiece of Texas A&M University’s AgriLife complex. Regent Tim Leach and his wife Amy led the fundraising effort for the project that provides several enhancements to Texas […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Blake R. Decker, the former Assistant Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness, Data, and Analytics at West Texas A&M University, has joined The Texas A&M University System in College Station, System officials announced Wednesday. In his new position as Assistant Vice Chancellor in Academic Affairs for Data Science, Dr. Decker will report […]