Leadership Lessons in the Great Outdoors

Outdoor Adventures partners with Zachry Leadership Program for river excursion. Members of the Zachry Leadership Program and Outdoor Adventures paddled the Buffalo National River in Arkansas in August. “You can’t travel together in a remote setting or in close quarters without building a strong team,” said Sarah Schneider, an Outdoor Adventures coordinator at [...]

Here to Help Aggies Succeed

The first year of college can be a scary and exciting time for anyone starting on this new adventure. This is a time in your life in which most of you start to become independent and sometimes have to make hard decisions, such as: Is a Whataburger run really necessary at 2 a.m.? The answer [...]

Texas A&M Student Group Collects Truckloads of Supplies, Thousands of Dollars for Hurricane Victims

By Sondra White, Texas A&M Division of Student Affairs BTHO Harvey, a grassroots organization comprised of Texas A&M University student volunteers, gathered enough relief supplies for victims of Hurricane Harvey on Saturday to fill an 18-wheeler and four moving trucks. During a spirited supply send-off rally on campus, about 150 Aggies volunteered to accept, sort [...]

These Soldiers Are Now Scholars

“Warrior Scholar Project was a huge success at Texas A&M University.” After 21 years of serving as an intelligence analyst in the U.S. Army, Felicia Martinez is ready to start her journey through higher education. Last week she and 18 other students participated in Texas A&M University’s (TAMU) first-ever Warrior-Scholar Project to [...]

Texas A&M Joins Elite Group of Host Campuses for Warrior-Scholar Project

While fall classes on the Texas A&M University campus don’t begin until later in August, 20 prospective students—all U.S. enlisted veterans—will take their seats in a classroom on campus Sunday morning to begin an immersive weeklong academic boot camp designed to teach them good study habits and ease their transition to college life. It’s the [...]

Singing Cadets to Perform for Former U.S. President, British Prime Minister, and on Fox & Friends

The Texas A&M University Singing Cadets will spread the spirit of Aggieland to the Northeastern United States during a four-day tour, with performances for a former U.S. president and British prime minister, and a televised appearance on “Fox and Friends.” Tomorrow (May 19), 62 Singing Cadets will perform on the set of “Fox and Friends” [...]

Vietnam Pilot Campbell ’52 Identified, Will Be Buried At Arlington May 18

The remains of an Aggie Air Force pilot have been recovered and positively identified, 48 years after he was shot down during the Vietnam War. Col. William “Bill” Campbell ’52 will be interred in May at Arlington National Cemetery with his wife. His family learned just before Christmas that the military had identified remains found in 2014 through [...]