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Rusty Thompson ’85 Endowed Memorial Aggie Ring Scholarship

IN HONOR OF RUSTY THOMPSON   The Division of Student Affairs at Texas A&M University and The Association of Former Students, along with the Thompson family are proud to share with you the opportunity to support the Rusty Thompson ’85 Endowed Memorial Aggie Ring Scholarship An online auction has been created to raise money and [...]

IN MEMORY OF OUR FRIEND & COLLEAGUE RUSTY THOMPSON

On Saturday, March 12, 2016, the Division of Student Affairs said goodbye to a beloved member of our family. Russell W. “Rusty” Thompson‘85, Director of Student Activities passed away due to complications from a recent heart attack. Rusty, as we all knew and loved him, leaves us with far more than a void in our [...]

MUSIC TO OUR EARS

USA Today Poll Ranks the Aggie Band As No. 1 in the Nation Every precise formation is mapped out by hand by director Dr. Timothy Rhea, senior associate director Lt. Col. Jay Brewer and associate director Capt. Travis Almany.USA Today’s College Football Fan Index shows Texas A&M University’s Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band leading the national list.“For those [...]

Student Services @ Cain Hall Relocating

Cain Hall will soon undergo demolition as part of a large-scale Texas A&M University redevelopment project. Part of this redevelopment is the construction of a new building that will provide modern facilities and more space than is currently available. The Division of Student Affairs is extremely excited about the opportunities and benefits afforded by the [...]

A NEW HOME FOR THE SOUNDS OF AGGIELAND

Texas A&M Foundation Receives Lead Gifts in Campaign to Build New Music Activities Center Three Aggie couples have made the initial signature gifts in a campaign to raise funds for a new Music Activities Center at Texas A&M University, a facility on the south end of campus that will house all university orchestras, choral groups [...]

Que SERU, SERU?

Texas A&M is participating in the Student Experience at the Research University survey (Aggie SERU) again this year.  The survey, sent to all undergraduate students, covers many topics from academic to co-curricular. In the last couple of years, for example, we have been able to look at the data to know about their engagement in service [...]

Close Up: Kailah Gonzalez ’12

In the beginning, Kailah (pronounced Kay-lah) Gonzalez ’12 wasn’t the least bit interested in attending Texas A&M and didn’t appreciate it when her parents insisted she at least visit the school.  Happily, her attitude did a complete 180 the day she set foot on campus. “I fell in love,” she admits. “I was here for one [...]