Prestigious A&M Conference Prepares New Generation of Black Leaders

The Southwestern Black Student Leadership Conference offers professional development opportunities to black students attending Texas regional universities. KaieEssence Bodden ’17 describes herself as an introvert who prefers spending time with small groups instead of large crowds. While she still relishes those small group interactions, the New Orleans native has honed her ability to lead larger [...]

USAA and TEXAS A&M ESTABLISH FINANCIAL COURSE

The USAA Educational Foundation and the Texas A&M University Financial Planning Program are joining forces to launch a first-of-its-kind financial readiness program. Open to all students, while targeted specifically to the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets and veterans on campus, the program is designed to help military leaders of the past, present and future make [...]

CREATING A WELCOMING ENVIRONMENT

ExCEL Helps Aggies from Under-Represented Communities Find Ways to Connect on Campus Lyndon Pryor ’04 isn’t sure where he would be today without Texas A&M University’s ExCEL program. The Houston native remembers struggling academically and having difficulty finding his place on campus as a historically underrepresented student during his freshman year. He considered dropping [...]

COUPLE CREATES PLANNED GIFT FOR AGGIE MUSTER

When Mauri ’09 and Aaron King ’09 sat down to create their wills, they knew they wanted to give back to their alma mater in whatever way they could. Their love for all things Texas A&M—the traditions, spirit, and community—led the couple to establish a planned gift for the Aggie Muster Endowment managed by the [...]

GILBERT LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The Conference The Gilbert Leadership Conference is a seven week leadership development program that leads to a four-day conference for freshmen delegates at Texas A&M University. For 10 years, GLC has inspired and challenged freshmen to learn about character, service and involvement; and how to incorporate these values into their lives throughout their college career [...]

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 [...]