Reshaping Rural Education

Reshaping Rural Education A Texas A&M program is supporting rural school districts and early college…

Predicting Mutated Gene Associated With Melanoma

Predicting Mutated Gene Associated With Melanoma A cost-effective model for predicting a genetic risk for…

The Lege This Week: Stimmy for Schools?

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Texas A&M Dance Team Competing For National Championship

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Writer Rick Bass Fights for 20 Grizzly Bears

Writer Rick Bass Fights for 20 Grizzly Bears Rick Bass wants us to appreciate the…

Texas A&M Chemist Karen Wooley Honored With 2021 SEC Faculty Achievement Award

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Family Weekend Returns To Aggieland

Family Weekend Returns To Aggieland The three-day event, which was virtual last year, returns this…

Texas A&M Mays Innovation Research Center To Host Bitcoin Conference April 16-17

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Texas A&M Reinforces Importance Of Bystander Intervention To Prevent Sexual Violence

Texas A&M Reinforces Importance Of Bystander Intervention To Prevent Sexual Violence Officials urge the campus…

Preparing For The Unpredictable

Preparing For The Unpredictable The COVID-19 pandemic and Suez Canal blockage show that disruptions to…

Texas A&M Announces Campus+ Partnership With H-E-B

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Texas Is Considering a Violence Prevention Effort Outside of Law Enforcement—Without Challenging Gun Rights Head On

Texas Is Considering a Violence Prevention Effort Outside of Law Enforcement—Without Challenging Gun Rights Head On …

‘Luz at Midnight’ Reimagines Blackouts, Polar Vortexes, and Environmental Justice in San Antonio

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Pollution From Hurricane Harvey Traveled 100 Miles Off Texas Coast

Pollution From Hurricane Harvey Traveled 100 Miles Off Texas Coast A Texas A&M study shows…

Plant A Pollinator Garden To Supply Food Sources After Freeze

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Developing New Ways To Diagnose Preeclampsia

Developing New Ways To Diagnose Preeclampsia Texas A&M researchers are developing tests to diagnose preeclampsia…

Framework Could Support More Reliable Electric Power Distribution Systems

Framework Could Support More Reliable Electric Power Distribution Systems Texas A&M researchers ae developing a…

Using Electrical Pulses For Vaccine Efficiency

Using Electrical Pulses For Vaccine Efficiency A Texas A&M professor is part of an interdisciplinary…

Setting Her Sights On Science

Setting Her Sights On Science Texas A&M grad student Maureen Hayden, who is legally blind,…

One Researcher’s Quest to Quantify the Environmental Cost of Abandoned Oil Wells

One Researcher’s Quest to Quantify the Environmental Cost of Abandoned Oil Wells This project was…

Waves of Abandonment

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‘No Teeth and No Funding’: How Regulators Failed to Police the Oil Industry

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Architecture Faculty Presenting Personal Artworks In Biennial Exhibition

Architecture Faculty Presenting Personal Artworks In Biennial Exhibition Faculty from the College of Architecture are…

Texas A&M To Participate In National Study On COVID-19 Transmission After Vaccination

Texas A&M To Participate In National Study On COVID-19 Transmission After Vaccination Student volunteers will…

The Lege This Week: Elections and Abortions and Grid-Reforms, Oh My!

The Lege This Week: Elections and Abortions and Grid-Reforms, Oh My! Welcome to the 87th…

Texas A&M Research Scientist Appointed To Texas Diabetes Council By Gov. Greg Abbott

Texas A&M Research Scientist Appointed To Texas Diabetes Council By Gov. Greg Abbott Ninfa Peña-Purcell…

Texas A&M Announces Events For Sexual Assault Prevention And Awareness Month

Texas A&M Announces Events For Sexual Assault Prevention And Awareness Month A variety of events…

Texas A&M To Honor 2 Students During April Silver Taps

Texas A&M To Honor 2 Students During April Silver Taps Deceased Aggies are remembered in…

Leading Our Great University

Leading Our Great University A message from incoming Texas A&M President M. Katherine Banks. The…

“No Justice, No Rent:” After Winter Storm Uri, Tenants Go on Strike

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Texas Activists Took Their Fight Against a Natural Gas Project Abroad—And They’re Winning

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2021 Aggie Greek Award Winners Announced

2021 Aggie Greek Award Winners Announced Winners were honored in a virtual ceremony. The post…

Dr. Kathy Banks Becomes 26th President Of Texas A&M University

Dr. Kathy Banks Becomes 26th President Of Texas A&M University The vice chancellor and dean…

12th Can Pantry Openings This Week

12th Can Pantry Openings This Week The student-run food pantry is open March 31-April 1.…

2021 President’s Meritorious Service Award Recipients Announced

2021 President’s Meritorious Service Award Recipients Announced The award recognizes staff from across the university…

Honoring Women Throughout History

Honoring Women Throughout History The Smithsonian Women’s History Act will establish a museum dedicated solely…

A New Group of Sexual Assault Survivors in Texas is Seeking Systemic Reform

A New Group of Sexual Assault Survivors in Texas is Seeking Systemic Reform Emily LeBlanc…

Texas A&M Earns High Marks In Graduate School Rankings

Texas A&M Earns High Marks In Graduate School Rankings The College of Engineering ranked top…

Underground Noise Reveals Fracture Pathways Needed For Energy Production

Underground Noise Reveals Fracture Pathways Needed For Energy Production A Texas A&M graduate student interprets…

April 21 Texas A&M Campus Muster Will Be Hybrid Virtual, In-Person Event

April 21 Texas A&M Campus Muster Will Be Hybrid Virtual, In-Person Event Only participants will…

How Flawed Death Investigations Can Leave Texas COVID-19 Deaths Uncounted

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An Organic Material For The Next Generation Of HVAC Technologies

An Organic Material For The Next Generation Of HVAC Technologies Texas A&M researchers have enhanced…

In Houston, a Plan to Expand Interstate 45 Encounters Federal Pushback

In Houston, a Plan to Expand Interstate 45 Encounters Federal Pushback When Modesti Cooper returned…

Reflections On Being A Woman In Higher Education

Reflections On Being A Woman In Higher Education Four Texas A&M leaders discussed their experiences…

Remembering Texas A&M’s First Female Professor

Remembering Texas A&M’s First Female Professor In 1968, Betty Miller Unterberger became the first woman…

Following Hurricane Harvey, Pollutant Levels In Houston Neighborhood Exceeded Limit For Increased Cancer Risks

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The Lege This Week: “Another Watershed Moment”

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Pilot Cadetship Program Will Help Sea Aggies

Pilot Cadetship Program Will Help Sea Aggies The new partnership will allow maritime cadets to…

Water Suvival Equipment Tested By NASA At Texas A&M

Water Suvival Equipment Tested By NASA At Texas A&M The crew of the SpaceX Falcon…

Lady Bird Johnson Was About More Than Wildflowers

Lady Bird Johnson Was About More Than Wildflowers Nearly 14 years after her death, Claudia…

2021 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipients Named

2021 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipients Named The awards are co-sponsored by Texas A&M University and…

Egg Prices On The Rise As Easter Approaches

Egg Prices On The Rise As Easter Approaches With production back to normal following the…

Active For Life

Active For Life Marcia Ory reflects on 20 years at the Texas A&M School of…

Texas A&M Announces 2021-22 Yell Leaders

Texas A&M Announces 2021-22 Yell Leaders Memo Salinas has been named Head Yell Leader. The…

Texas A&M’s ‘The Big Event’ Returns March 27

Texas A&M’s ‘The Big Event’ Returns March 27 The service project, canceled last spring due…

Captivity Narrative

Captivity Narrative A version of this story ran in the March/April 2021 issue. More than most…

Texas A&M Students Partner With Association Of Former Students For Drive-In Movie Event

Texas A&M Students Partner With Association Of Former Students For Drive-In Movie Event Attendance is…

Pair Of Rare Horses Join Texas A&M Wildlife Center

Pair Of Rare Horses Join Texas A&M Wildlife Center The critically endangered Przewalski’s horses are…

For Sports Employees, Work-Life Balance Is A Challenge

For Sports Employees, Work-Life Balance Is A Challenge The demands of their jobs make it…

Fall 2021 Classes And Registration

Fall 2021 Classes And Registration A message from Interim Provost and Executive Vice President Mark…

Chivalry Is Not About Opening Doors, But Protecting Society’s Most Vulnerable From Attack

Chivalry Is Not About Opening Doors, But Protecting Society’s Most Vulnerable From Attack A Texas…

Strangest State: A Mysterious Monolith and a Fat Cat

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Editorial: Defund the Constables

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During Emergencies, Social Media Is A Critical Channel For Warnings

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Final Stop For 4141 Engine Marks Start Of Bush Museum Expansion

Final Stop For 4141 Engine Marks Start Of Bush Museum Expansion The iconic Union Pacific…

Texas A&M Bush School To Host 19th Annual Program On Volunteerism

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Dow-Like Index For Energy Prices Might Help Smooth Transition To Clean Power

Dow-Like Index For Energy Prices Might Help Smooth Transition To Clean Power A metric designed…

Mandatory Testing For 40,000 Students Begins Tuesday, March 23

Mandatory Testing For 40,000 Students Begins Tuesday, March 23 Volunteer workers are needed at the…

On a Dime

On a Dime On a Dime The rules of barrel racing, the only female-dominated rodeo…

Union Pacific 4141 Makes Last Stop At Bush Museum

Union Pacific 4141 Makes Last Stop At Bush Museum President George H.W. Bush’s funeral train…

The Lege This Week: GOP Launches Election Crackdown

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Texas A&M Leadership Panel Answers Staff Questions During Spring Forum

Texas A&M Leadership Panel Answers Staff Questions During Spring Forum Topics addressed include alternate work…

A Better Treatment For Sickle Cell Disease

A Better Treatment For Sickle Cell Disease An organ-on-a-chip device designed by Texas A&M researchers…

‘Demystifying COVID-19 & Vaccinations’

‘Demystifying COVID-19 & Vaccinations’ The Texas A&M School of Public Health and Superfund Center recently…

Texas Bluebonnets Are Coming

Texas Bluebonnets Are Coming After a slight delay from Winter Storm Uri, bluebonnets will return…

Identity Is A Major Factor In Our Indigenous Affairs Reporting

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Indigenous Identity at the Heart of San Antonio City Council Race

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Detailing The Earth, One Ecosystem At A Time

Detailing The Earth, One Ecosystem At A Time A Texas A&M-Galveston marine biology professor contributed…

What Does “Build Back Better” Look Like for Live Music?

What Does “Build Back Better” Look Like for Live Music? In March 2020, after South…

Barrier Breaking

Barrier Breaking From the March/April 2021 issue. In 1990, Eddie Bernice Johnson, then a Texas State Senator,…

Making Healthy Juice Requires The Right Technique

Making Healthy Juice Requires The Right Technique A Texas A&M study found that different juicing…

Could A Common Diabetes Drug Slow Down Aging?

Could A Common Diabetes Drug Slow Down Aging? Texas A&M College of Medicine researchers say…

Texas A&M Veterinary Teaching Hospital Helps Veteran’s Dog Beat Cancer

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‘Truly Texas Mexican’ Bites Off More Than It Can Chew

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Texas A&M Research Uncovers First Known COVID-19 UK Variant In Animals

Texas A&M Research Uncovers First Known COVID-19 UK Variant In Animals The variant was detected…

Connecting COVID-19 Patients To Family

Connecting COVID-19 Patients To Family Doctors from Houston Methodist and Texas A&M researchers say adapting…

Texas A&M BUILD Looks To Continue Fall Success

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Mandatory COVID-19 Student Testing Program Begins March 23

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New Algorithm Could Could Reduce Complexity Of Big Data

New Algorithm Could Could Reduce Complexity Of Big Data Researchers are using machine learning to…

Uninvestigated, Uncounted: How Justices of the Peace Miss Important Clues in Death Investigations

Uninvestigated, Uncounted: How Justices of the Peace Miss Important Clues in Death Investigations Courtesy of…

Understanding Vaccine Hesitancy In Pursuit Of Widespread Immunity

Understanding Vaccine Hesitancy In Pursuit Of Widespread Immunity Texas A&M experts say ending the pandemic…

Texas A&M Galveston Appoints Acting Chief Academic Officer

Texas A&M Galveston Appoints Acting Chief Academic Officer Texas A&M Provost and Galveston COO announce…

This Jellyfish Can Defy Death And Turn Back Time

This Jellyfish Can Defy Death And Turn Back Time A species called T. dohrnii is…

In Time Of Great Need, Student Nurses Step Up To Vaccinate Community

In Time Of Great Need, Student Nurses Step Up To Vaccinate Community Texas A&M College…

The Lege This Week: Who Cancels the Cancellers?

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Anyone 50 Or Older Can Now Get COVID-19 Vaccine

Anyone 50 Or Older Can Now Get COVID-19 Vaccine Safety protocols — physical distancing and…

Texas A&M, UT Austin Raise More Than $235K For Students Affected By Winter Storm

Texas A&M, UT Austin Raise More Than 5K For Students Affected By Winter Storm The…

Nobody Warned Texans About the Public Health Risks of the Winter Storm

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Textile Artist Diedrick Brackens Recasts Symbols of Life and Death in Texas

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Texas A&M Concludes 2020 Graduation Season With Make-Up Ceremonies

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Transportation Services Launches Plan To Envision, Implement A New Mobility Future

Transportation Services Launches Plan To Envision, Implement A New Mobility Future Campus and community members…

How And Why Black Lives Matter At Texas A&M

How And Why Black Lives Matter At Texas A&M University Libraries is hosting Gwendolyn Carol…

A Texas Agency is Defending the Confederacy

A Texas Agency is Defending the Confederacy In 1908, the Texas chapter of the United…

‘Not Celebrating Yet’: South Texans Wait for Biden to Cancel Trump’s Wall

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Pentzer Named 2021 ‘Rising Star’ By American Chemical Society

Pentzer Named 2021 ‘Rising Star’ By American Chemical Society Texas A&M associate professor Emily Pentzer…

Texas A&M Dental Clinic Named In Honor Of State’s First Black Dentist

Texas A&M Dental Clinic Named In Honor Of State’s First Black Dentist The Dr. M.C.…

Investors Are More Loyal To — And Buy More From — Brands Whose Stocks They Own

Investors Are More Loyal To — And Buy More From — Brands Whose Stocks They Own …

Replenishing Atlantic Herring

Replenishing Atlantic Herring A Texas A&M research team is using genome sequencing to monitor herring…

Industrial Facilities Released Millions of Pounds of Illegal Pollution During the Winter Storm

Industrial Facilities Released Millions of Pounds of Illegal Pollution During the Winter Storm When the…

ERCOT Is Refusing to Release Records On How it Prepared for the Winter Storm

ERCOT Is Refusing to Release Records On How it Prepared for the Winter Storm The…

Texas A&M Space Lab To Open At SXSW Online

Texas A&M Space Lab To Open At SXSW Online Experts will be featured on panel…

Will People Still Mask Up After States Drop Mandates?

Will People Still Mask Up After States Drop Mandates? Texas A&M public health researchers say…

5 Strategies To Prepare Now For The Next Pandemic

5 Strategies To Prepare Now For The Next Pandemic The world will need to plan…

Understanding The Resilience Of Barrier Islands And Coastal Dunes After Storms

Understanding The Resilience Of Barrier Islands And Coastal Dunes After Storms The work of Texas…

Portraits of the Pandemic: Part Two

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Amid The Pandemic, Another Crisis Worsens

Amid The Pandemic, Another Crisis Worsens Fueled by the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. overdose deaths have…

The Lege This Week: Abbott Lets His Mask Slip

The Lege This Week: Abbott Lets His Mask Slip Welcome to the 87th Legislative Session.…

Texas A&M Study Finds No Link Between Gender And Physics Course Performance

Texas A&M Study Finds No Link Between Gender And Physics Course Performance A review of…

Texas A&M Team Prepares For Autonomous Race At Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Texas A&M Team Prepares For Autonomous Race At Indianapolis Motor Speedway Each racecar in the…

Smoking Cessation Drug May Treat Parkinson’s In Women

Smoking Cessation Drug May Treat Parkinson’s In Women Texas A&M researchers have found that that…