Texas A&M

Science Based Marketing “Profit from the Power of Perception”

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Business and Professional Division will host an informative session, “Understanding the Science of Customer Behavior”. Jeff Pool, Texas A&M’s Human Behavior Lab will be the speaker for this event. Moderated by Darrell W. Groves, CPA, FBCC Business & Professional Division Chair, this event will be held Wednesday, July 27th, 2022 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM at the chamber office. This event is sponsored by Creative Consumer Research. Join us as […]

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Hosts Kids Into Fashion Camp

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will be hosting the Kids Into Fashion Camp on July 20th and July 21st. The camp will be from be from 9:00am to 3:00pm each day. Join us as we venture on a two-day exploration through the fashion industry. The participants will have the opportunity to learn how to reconstruct a garment, design a fashion collection, learn photography basics and start an online fashion boutique. The camp will be […]

47th Annual Eagle Lake Rice Field Day Set For June 28

The 47th annual Eagle Lake Rice Field Day is scheduled for 4 p.m. June 28th at the David R. Wintermann Rice Research Station on Farm-to-Market Road 102 just north of Eagle Lake. The field day will offer an opportunity for producers to tour the research station, making stops along the way to hear about insect management, weed management, plant nutrient management, disease management, varietal testing, and rice breeding. The field day is planned and coordinated by […]

Texas A&M-Kingsville Students Honored On President’s List, Dean’s List, Honor Roll

Texas A&M University-Kingsville has released the names of the students who made the President’s List, Dean’s List and Honor Roll for the spring 2022 semester. The President’s List requires a grade point average of 4.00 on all work attempted for a particular semester, with a minimum of 15 semester undergraduate hours completed, exclusive of credit only (CR) courses. The Dean’s List requires a grade point average of 3.65 on all work attempted for a particular […]

No Tuition Increase for 11 Universities in Texas A&M System

BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Texas A&M University System’s Board of Regents will not increase tuition for Fall 2022, Chairman of the Board Tim Leach said today.  “The Board is very focused on making a college education affordable for all Texans and pledges to make accessibility and fairness our highest priority,” Chairman Leach said.  The decision impacts all 11 universities in the Texas A&M System.  “We recognize there is inflation for running universities, but there […]

47th Annual Eagle Lake Rice Field Day Set For June 28

EAGLE LAKE – The 47th annual Eagle Lake Rice Field Day is scheduled for 4 p.m. June 28th at the David R. Wintermann Rice Research Station on Farm-to-Market Road 102 just north of Eagle Lake.  The field day will offer an opportunity for producers to tour the research station, making stops along the way to hear about insect management, weed management, plant nutrient management, disease management, varietal testing, and rice breeding.  The field day is […]

Texas A&M Foundation Board of Trustees Honors Three Graduating Seniors

The Texas A&M Foundation Board of Trustees recognized Anna Fedewa ’22 as one of three recipients of the Foundation’s highest student award, the Trustees’ Outstanding Student Award (TOSA). A graduating senior, Fedewa has excelled academically and as a student leader and was honored during a luncheon on May 20 on the Texas A&M University campus.   This award was established through an endowed gift from former Foundation trustee Melbern Glasscock ’59 and his wife, Susanne. The […]

Kim McCuistion to lead A&M System’s Downtown Fort Worth Campus

One of Fort Worth’s most dynamic young leaders is set to direct one of The Texas A&M University System’s most ambitious new efforts. Kim McCuistion has been named the Associate Vice Chancellor and inaugural Director for the Texas A&M System’s downtown Fort Worth research and academic campus. McCuistion, currently dean of Tarleton’s Fort Worth campus on Chisholm Trail Parkway, lives in Aledo. She has been hailed by the Fort Worth Business Press as one of […]

California Utility Expands Use of Texas A&M Wildfire Prevention System

PG&E engineers call outage prediction tool ‘fundamental’ to reducing risk The threat of catastrophic wildfires has led California investor-owned utility Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to significantly expand its use of a tool developed at Texas A&M University that helps stop fires before they start. The tool is called Distribution Fault Anticipation (DFA). It’s a unique hardware and software system that detects circuit anomalies, notifying utility operators to address issues before they cause power outages […]

Military, Defense Industry Gather at Texas A&M To Plan Future of Battlefield Communication

A&M System Hosts Symposium, Offers Research and Testing Help The Texas A&M University System is wrapping up a symposium of vital national importance here today with 300 military and defense industry leaders. The three-day symposium, comprised mostly of classified, closed-door briefings, is focused on the challenging goal of modernizing battlefield communications in case the U.S. has to go to war against a high-tech adversary, such as Russia or China. The goal is that every military […]