Posted: 4:04 PM Texas A&M University Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Karan Watson is featured in the March issue of Diverse: Issues In Higher Education magazine as one of the nation's top 25 extraordinary women leaders who are “making a difference” in higher education and beyond.
Updated: 9:20 PM The Brazos Valley knows all too well how disastrous wildfires can be to families and property. With the recent wildfires in mind and the potential for more on the horizon, students with the Texas A&M Health Science Center are teaming up with local first responders to be prepared.
Posted: 3:28 PM Texas A&M University and Blinn College spring break runs from March 12-16. Although many students go home, work, or stay on campus, others travel to destinations such as Cancun, South Padre Island or Panama City.
Posted: 3:34 PM A decade ago, Houston businessman and philanthropist George P. Mitchell was so certain there were big discoveries to be made in physics and astronomy and that they should come out of Texas A&M University, he put money on it, endowing the George P. and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Institute for Fundamental Physics and Astronomy to bring the world’s most eminent minds in physics and astronomy to Aggieland.
Updated: 11:37 PM Chancellor John Sharp announced today that The Texas A&M University System has released the final three Requests for Proposals for the potential outsourcing of facility support services at the Texas A&M System.
Posted: 11:07 AM Texas A&M University’s Big Event, the nation’s largest annual student-led community service project, has been named a finalist in the White House’s Campus Champions for Change Challenge.
Updated: 4:50 PM U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano has appointed R. Bowen Loftin, president of Texas A&M University, to the Homeland Security Academic Advisory Council (HSAAC).
Posted: 4:40 PM To eliminate parents’ concern about their child’s development compared to their playmates, researchers at Texas A&M University have created an easy-to-use assessment tool for parents to determine if their home is equipped for a positive learning environment.
Posted: 2:06 PM Many Texans may not know it, but the state was home to more than 50,000 prisoners of war — more than any other state — in about 70 POW sites during World War II, and Camp Hearne was among the largest, housing almost 5,000 POWS in its brief tenure.
Posted: 10:44 AM Dr. Alexander M. Finkelstein, professor of physics and astronomy at Texas A&M University, has been elected as a 2012 recipient of the prestigious Humboldt Research Award by Germany’s Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in honor of his lifetime achievements in research.
Posted: 11:16 AM A Texas A&M University study focused on developing the leadership skills of principals has identified positive changes in principal behaviors that research links to student achievement.