Patriarch of Recreational Sports at Texas A&M University to Retire August 31

Dennis Corrington leaves a legacy of integrity and dedication at Recreational Sports. Each year, more than 1.2 million active Aggies swipe their IDs and pass through turnstiles at the Texas A&M University Student Recreation Center. They come to work out, attend group fitness classes, climb the rock wall, play intramural [...]

Patriarch of Recreational Sports at Texas A&M University to Retire August 312018-07-27T09:11:16+00:00

45 years of Selfless Service

Longtime employee finds a second family at Texas A&M University's student recreation center. With 45 years of service to Texas A&M University, Evelyn Dorsey has become a cherished part of hundreds of Aggie stories. As member services manager for the Department of Recreational Sports, she has perfected the art of customer [...]

45 years of Selfless Service2018-05-30T13:31:46+00:00

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 Stigma2018-04-06T15:04:57+00:00

Music Man

Travis Angel draws on 40 years of conducting to direct Texas A&M University’s Century Singers and Women’s Chorus. Angel directing the Texas A&M University's Women's Chorus during rehearsal. As Travis Angel entered A&M Consolidated High School (AMCHS), the old stomping grounds where he worked for 32 years as choir director before [...]

Music Man2017-11-07T09:50:13+00:00

Rhea Elected President of American Bandmasters Association

Timothy Rhea, director of Music Activities at Texas A&M University, has been elected president of the American Bandmasters Association (ABA), one of the highest honors in the band profession. Following a long analysis of candidates, officials with ABA say Rhea, one of the youngest conductors elected to membership in the association, was voted president at [...]

Rhea Elected President of American Bandmasters Association2017-10-26T10:06:02+00:00

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 [...]

IN MEMORY OF OUR FRIEND & COLLEAGUE RUSTY THOMPSON2017-10-26T10:06:31+00:00

Woods appointed Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs

Vice President for Student Affairs LtGen (Ret) Joe Weber '72 recently announced the appointment of C. J. Woods as Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs.  C.J., who has served as Texas A&M's Director of the Department of Multicultural Services since 2006, has more than 11 years experience as a department head in higher education and [...]

Woods appointed Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs2017-10-26T10:06:48+00:00