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Division Update – April 19, 2017

OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT AFFAIRS Don and Ellie Knauss provided a gift to fund additional veteran scholarships, bringing their total to 15 scholarships for this upcoming fall semester. Cathy and William "Bill" Davis '75 provided a gift to name the Selfless Service entrance in the MSC and created an endowment to support [...]

Division Update – April 19, 20172017-10-26T09:52:41+00:00

Battling Book Costs

Just seven days after being discharged from the United States Navy, Zachary Butler ’17 found himself on a new battlefield: the classroom. After serving three years as a corpsman, Butler decided to pursue an economics degree at Texas A&M, a decision that promised to put a strain on his family’s finances. “I was stationed in [...]

Battling Book Costs2017-10-26T09:52:49+00:00

Division Update – April 6, 2017

RECREATIONAL SPORTS Texas A&M Rec Sports is currently hiring: Strength & Conditioning Attendants, Marketing Graduate Assistant, Multi-Media Assistant, Fitness Outreach Instructor, Massage Therapist For more details, please visit http://recsports.tamu.edu/employment/ Student Recreation Center hours will be adjusted for Easter weekend: Friday, April 14th: 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Saturday, April 15th: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. [...]

Division Update – April 6, 20172017-10-26T09:52:58+00:00

Student Spotlight – Hanah Romer

When Hanah Romer enlisted in the United States Marine Corps at age 18 she had originally planned to serve 4 years, however 10 years later Romer, a married mother of two children, was ready to leave her military life to pursue her passions and continue her education. Texas A&M University quickly topped the list of [...]

Student Spotlight – Hanah Romer2017-10-26T09:53:05+00:00

Division Update – March 15, 2017

OFFICES OF THE DEAN OF STUDENT LIFE (ODSL) Encourage students to sign up for a Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop! Participants learn about the gender pay gap; to quantify the market value of their education and experience; to conduct objective market research; determine a fair target salary; and to create a strategic pitch and respond [...]

Division Update – March 15, 20172017-10-26T09:53:14+00:00

Division Update – March 2, 2017

MULTICULTURAL SERVICES Final nominations for the 2017 Accountability, Climate, and Equity (ACE) Awards, sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs and Office for Diversity will be accepted through March 6th. To nominate students, faculty, staff and/or administrators, visit tamu.edu/diversity/ace-awards/. For more information, please contact us at dms-info@dms.tamu.edu. The DMS will host a Courageous Conversation on [...]

Division Update – March 2, 20172017-10-26T09:53:23+00:00

Helping Students Succeed Through a Healthy Diet

Finding or cooking a healthy and nutritious meal can be difficult for most people, but for college students this can be especially hard. Texas A&M University offers a wide variety of healthy meal options for students on campus, but the vast majority of students will eventually have to grocery shop and cook for themselves. While [...]

Helping Students Succeed Through a Healthy Diet2017-10-26T09:53:35+00:00

Division Update – February 16, 2017

OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT AFFAIRS Leah J. and John R. Allen ’76 established a Sul Ross Scholarship benefiting worthy and deserving members of the Corps of Cadets for years to come. The family of Cooper S. Allen, III made a gift to name a Choral Ensemble Practice Room in the Music Activities [...]

Division Update – February 16, 20172017-10-26T09:53:41+00:00

Finding Mental Health Support on Campus

One of the defining features of the traditional college experience is the first real sense of independence many students are exposed to, however the pressures of life can often times be overwhelming. Higher rates of mental health issues, depression and increased stress levels have risen recently in college students throughout the country. According to national [...]

Finding Mental Health Support on Campus2017-10-26T09:53:46+00:00

Division Update – February 1, 2017

DISABILITY SERVICES Insightful Connections, a student organization focused on blindness advocacy and awareness, will host a discussion panel on February 6th from 5:30 p.m. - 6:45p.m. in MSC 2501. Several students and Disability Services staff members will facilitate the panel, which will pose questions about living life, attending classes and engaging our campus community with [...]

Division Update – February 1, 20172017-10-26T09:53:53+00:00