5 Things You Need To Know – Week Of May 28

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1. Texas A&M Appoints New Vice Provost For Academic Affairs And Strategic Initiatives

Texas A&M announced that Michael T. Stephenson, professor of communication, has been appointed vice provost for academic affairs and strategic initiatives.

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2. Galveston Cadets Depart On First Cohesive Training Cruise In 12 Years

For the first time in 12 years, the Texas A&M Maritime Academy cadets will sail together as an entire academy this summer beginning May 30.

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3. Texas A&M Presents Top Awards To Three Graduating Seniors

Texas A&M University recently presented its top student awards — recognizing outstanding accomplishments in academics, leadership and service by graduating seniors — to Gabrielle Lessen of Alexandria, Louisiana, Brooke Versaw of College Station and Rachel Keathley of Austin.

Patricia “Trisha” and Charles “Chaz” Neely ’62 were recognized as recipients of the Texas A&M Foundation's 2018 Sterling C. Evans Medal for their philanthropy, service and leadership to Texas A&M.

4. San Antonio Couple Receives Texas A&M Foundation’s Highest Honor

The Texas A&M Foundation Board of Trustees recognized Patricia “Trisha” and Charles “Chaz” Neely ’62 as recipients of the prestigious Sterling C. Evans Medal, the Foundation’s highest award.

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5. Texas A&M Maroon Out 2018 T-Shirt Design Revealed

The Texas A&M University Class Councils and the Maroon Out team revealed the design for the 2018 Maroon Out shirt that will be worn Saturday, Nov. 10, against Ole Miss at Kyle Field.


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