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October 2019

The new Robert Justus Kleberg Sr. Bloomberg Classroom was unveiled in the College of Business Administration at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. Funding for the new classroom came in the form of a $75,000 donation by Kleberg Bank. Shown from left, are Stewart L. Armstrong, chairman of the Kleberg Bank Board of Directors; Dr. Natalya Delcoure, dean of the College of Business Administration; Gabe Guerra, president and chief executive officer of Kleberg Bank; and Brad Womack, Kingsville...Read more  

KINGSVILLE (October 22, 2019) — Visitors to the John E. Conner Museum at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will be taken on a journey provided by their new exhibit A Journey to Elsieland: Mosaic Art of Elsie Reichenbacher. The exhibit will be on display through Saturday, Dec. 14. Admission to the museum and the exhibit is free. A Journey to Elsieland features 40 examples of mosaics created by the South Texas artist and university alumna in a variety of mediums and reflecting a...Read more  

By Elaine Barnes Coordinator, Alumni and Donor Communications Office of Alumni Services and Giving (Kingsville, TX) – The Javelina Alumni Association (JAA) is pleased to announce the 2019 Distinguished Teacher and Research awards. The JAA annually awards these distinctions in recognition of faculty at Texas A&M University-Kingsville who have brought great honor to the university through their professional accomplishments and commitment to their careers and communities. The...Read more  

Texas A&M University-Kingsville communications professor Dr. Manuel Flores was recently selected as the 2019 Dr. Joe Bernal Community Service Honoree.  The award is given to a member of the community in Texas who has provided exemplary support and promotion in the areas of bilingualism, biliteracy, and biculturalism, according to the Texas Association for Bilingual Education (TABE) executive board. TABE is a state non-profit organization that focuses on advocating for...Read more  

KINGSVILLE (October 11, 2019) — Texas A&M University-Kingsville will be a stop on the 2019 Texas American College of Sports Medicine lecture tour featuring Dr. Bradley Nindl, FACSM. He will be on campus to make his presentation from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, in the Peacock Auditorium, Room 100 of the Biology Earth Sciences building. Nindl is professor and director of the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory in the department of sports medicine and nutrition at University...Read more  

            KINGSVILLE (October 9, 2019) — The College of Business Administration (CBA) at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will host its annual Economic Forum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, in the Grand Ballrooms of the Memorial Student Union Building. Admission to the forum is $12 and includes lunch. A table of eight is...Read more  

Texas A&M University-Kingsville will soon have a new program for minority students studying engineering and science thanks to a grant from the United States Department of Education. Dr. Hua Li, associate professor and industrial engineering graduate coordinator, and his team will receive $749,196 for the proposed project “Research, Education and Financial Literacy Excellence for Minority-focused Engagement” or REFLEX-ME. The award summary states the program will focus...Read more  

A grant awarded to a Texas A&M University-Kingsville professor will contribute to research in diseases and how to control it from spreading.Dr. Maleq Khan, assistant professor with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, will receive $100,790 for collaborative research.A summary of the award states the goal of the project is to “advance the state of the art in the distributed computation of large-scale graph problems that arise in computational...Read more  

KINGSVILLE (October 3, 2019) — The Faculty Senate at Texas A&M University-Kingsville recently honored Dr. Rajab Challoo, professor of electrical engineering, with the Distinguished Faculty Service Award. He was presented with the award by Dr. Ambrose Anoruo, president of the Faculty Senate. Challoo has been at the university for many years and has made many positive contributions to his department, college and the university. During his service as chair of the Department of...Read more  

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