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Murano's Resignation Accepted; Interim Selected

Updated: 06/16/2009 - Elsa Murano's resignation has been accepted by the Board of Regents. R. Bowen Loftin, the vice president and CEO of A&M Galveston, has been named interim president.

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A&M President Resigns Effective Monday

Updated: 06/15/2009 - Texas A&M President Elsa Murano will resign her post Monday and return to a faculty position pending the Board of Regents approval, this according to a statement released Sunday on behalf of the president.

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Source: Murano Meeting with Key A&M Officials

Updated: 06/13/2009 - Texas A&M President Elsa Murano faces a discussion by the A&M System Board of Regents Monday. This weekend, she is apparently facing key administration members.

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Babalola Sentenced to Prison

Updated: 06/13/2009 - Five years in prison is the sentence handed down to former Texas A&M football player Yemi Babalola.

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Texas A&M To Dedicate The Soltis Center for Research and Education June 18

Posted: 06/11/2009 - Texas A&M University will formally open and dedicate next week its new teaching and research facility in a Costa Rican rain forest – the Soltis Center for Research and Education. The ceremonies also are planned to honor the Soltis family for donating the land and constructing classrooms, laboratories, dormitories and other improvements on the site so that students and faculty can learn about the area’s unique ecological setting and devise ways to preserve the forest for future generations.

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CS Investigators Take Stand in Babalola Trial

Updated: 06/10/2009 - He was a high school football star at Bryan whose athletic talent catapulted him to a promising college career at Texas A&M. Now, he faces the prospect of spending the rest of his life behind bars.

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Clement Appointed Director of Integrated Ocean Drilling Program

Posted: 06/10/2009 - Bradford Mark Clement, professor and chair of the Department of Earth and Environment at Florida International University in Miami, has been appointed director of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) at Texas A&M University.

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Teacher Shortages Looming - Texas A&M Bracing For It

Updated: 06/10/2009 - Mentoring programs and more aggressive recruitment in fields other than teaching will help school systems brace for the upcoming wave of teacher retirements that will exceed any in history, says a Texas A&M University educator and trainer of school administrators.

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Robbery Victims Testify at Babalola Trial

Updated: 06/09/2009 - Three college students who say they were terrorized by two armed intruders took the stand Tuesday as testimony got underway in the trial of a former Aggie football player

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TAMUmobile Brings Texas A&M To Your iPhone

Updated: 06/10/2009 - Looking for a currently enrolled Aggie? Texas A&M University has an “app” for that. Want to find out the latest news about the university or get Aggie athletic scores? There’s an application for that, too – all thanks to a new program that provides “Texas A&M to go.” TAMUmobile means no longer having to rely on a desktop computer, or even a laptop.

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St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities Names Scholar to Research Public Health

Posted: 06/09/2009 - St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities and the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health announce the appointment of Dr. Marlynn L. May, associate professor of social and behavioral health, as the inaugural recipient of the Wimberly Scholar in Residence in Health Services Research appointment.

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A&M Faculty Sounds Displeasure With Murano Assessment

Updated: 06/08/2009 - The tables have turned: just days after learning Texas A&M President Elsa Murano scored low in her first performance assessment, the man behind the low marks is now receiving some strong criticism from faculty members himself.

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Texas A&M Expects Largest Fall Freshman Class In History

Posted: 06/08/2009 - Texas A&M University is expecting the largest freshman class in school history this fall, with optimism holding for record numbers of African-American, Hispanic and first-generation students —and no indication that the down economy is adversely affecting enrollment. University officials attribute the anticipated enrollment success in part to Texas A&M’s growing reputation as a “best value” institution nationally.

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Students React To Murano Review

Updated: 06/05/2009 - Dr. Elsa Murano's low marking review, is getting mixed reactions from the heart of Texas A&M University...students.

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Looking Back at Murano's First Months

Updated: 06/04/2009 - Elsa Murano's assent to the top of Texas A&M was an historic one, and her first months as president -- ones now under scrutiny with the release of a less-than-stellar first annual assessment -- have been noteworthy.

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Bernanke reappointment likely, predicts Texas A&M economist

Updated: 06/10/2009 - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke most likely will be reappointed when his term expires Jan. 31, predicts Thomas Saving, economics professor at Texas A&M University and director of the Private Enterprise Research Center.

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Lightning Strikes Everywhere, Especially In Houston, Texas A&M Prof Says

Posted: 06/04/2009 - It’s hardly a shocker, but it’s true: lightning can be a killer. With about 1,800 thunderstorms pounding Earth at any given moment, it means that lightning is striking somewhere about 50 times every second. And Houston still remains the lightning capital of Texas, averaging about 20 strikes per square mile and about 1,700 strikes just between June and August, says Richard Orville, an atmospheric sciences professor at Texas A&M University who has studied lightning for more than 30 years.

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Texas A&M’s Transportation Services Wins Prestigious International Award

Posted: 06/04/2009 - Texas A&M University and its Transportation Services department have been named the “Parking Organization of the Year” by the International Parking Institute (IPI), marking the first time a university has been recognized for this prestigious international award

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