On a Mission to Shatter the Stigma

Texas A&M University’s new director of student counseling hopes to widen the campus lens on mental health. Mental illnesses affect 19 percent of the adult population, with more than 18 percent of those adults struggling with some type of anxiety disorder. However, only half of those affected receive treatment, often because of the [...]

On a Mission to Shatter the Stigma 2018-04-06T15:04:57+00:00

International Student Association

ISA is important to me because we are in this special position where we don’t cleave to one specific culture or group but rather exist to represent all the cultures that exist at Texas A&M. It’s challenging to have to coordinate with so many organizations, each with its unique identity and [...]

International Student Association 2018-05-03T15:18:04+00:00

The Battalion

Starting from left to right the people pictured are: Brad Sterling Morse Jr. '18, Angel Madison Franco '19, Cassie Stricker '19, Gracie Mock '18, Luke Henkhaus '20 'This organization is a family. We argue, we laugh, we succeed and fail; but at the end of the day I can honestly say they have my back. This place is [...]

The Battalion 2018-05-01T14:10:55+00:00

Collegiate Panhellenic Council

"Being a leader in the largest student organization on campus and being able to implement changes that impact a whole culture has taught me more than any classroom. My favorite part of Panhellenic is building up other women. I have changed as a person by becoming more compassionate and shifting my mindset from a [...]

Collegiate Panhellenic Council 2018-03-21T13:29:17+00:00

Memorial Student Center Student Conference on Latinx Affairs (MSC SCOLA)

I think it’s very common for people to assume that all Hispanics/Latinos are the same and have the exact same culture. It’s just so eye opening to see different backgrounds and variations of cultures come together to share their experiences and perspectives. Being able to say that you had something to do with that [...]

Memorial Student Center Student Conference on Latinx Affairs (MSC SCOLA) 2018-05-03T15:17:56+00:00

Resiliency – What does it mean to you?

Listen to five Texas A&M University students tell their stories of resiliency. Podcast by Justin Romack of TAMU Disability Services Animation by Zack Hillard, TAMU Division of Student Affairs

Resiliency – What does it mean to you? 2018-03-02T08:34:30+00:00

National Pan-Hellenic Council

This council has given me opportunities to do things like host programs, sit on advisory boards, organize events, work as part of a leadership team, and so much more. It has taught me a great deal about professionalism and planning, which are two leadership skills that will carry me through my education and career [...]

National Pan-Hellenic Council 2018-05-03T15:17:39+00:00