Texas A&M University President Michael K. Young (left) greets Texas Senator and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (right) during an Aggies on the Hill reception. (Robert Powell/The Association of Former Students)
The Association of Former Students and members of Texas A&M leadership went to Washington this April for Aggies on the Hill. This biennial event in our nation’s capital promotes awareness and encourages federal support for Texas A&M and higher education.
It was a beautiful sunny day along beach, when volunteers from the Sea Turtle Patrol spotted the unmistakable tracks. Two small parallel footprints with a line in the sand between the footprints, all heading inland from the water meant a mother Kemp’s ridley had nested nearby.
Richard A. Dixon, a 2018 Faculty Fellow in Texas A&M University’s Hagler Institute for Advanced Study, is among 50 eminent scientists from the United Kingdom elected as new Fellows of the Royal Society, the world’s oldest existing national scientific academy.
It helps to know some of the basic rules of the sand because many beaches can have hidden dangers that lurk in the surf. Beach accidents can happen quickly and they can be tragic, says a beach expert at Texas A&M University at Galveston.
Six teams of Texas A&M University students earned a total of $10,000 during a data science competition hosted by the Texas A&M Institute of Data Science (TAMIDS).