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February 2017

While many have dreamt of getting lost in a sea of screaming fans at a superbowl, one Texas A&M-Kingsville student has always wanted to work on the sidelines. Tessie Ledesma knew from an early age that she wanted to become a sports reporter for a large television sports network. This weekend, the reigning Miss Tamuk will become one step closer to that dream. Ledesma, a junior studying Communication-Radio/Television and Sports Business at Texas A&M University-Kingsville has been...Read more  

Dr. David G. Hewitt has been selected as the new Leroy G. Denman, Jr. Endowed Director of Wildlife Research at the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute. Dr. Hewitt has been with the Institute since 1996 and most recently served as the Stuart W. Stedman Chair for White-tailed Deer Research where he focused on wildlife nutrition and ecology and management of large mammals.  Dr. Hewitt received a Bachelor’s degree in wildlife biology from Colorado State University...Read more  

Dr. Natalya  Delcoure, dean of the College of Business Administration at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Delcoure was elected to the position representing a non-accredited institution from the United States. The university is currently in the process of gaining accreditation from the AACSB. “To be considered by the AACSB Nominating...Read more  

The Texas A&M University-Kingsville Wind Symphony, under the direction of Dr. Scott Anthony Jones, will perform a three-day concert tour of South Texas featuring the world premiere of Jess Langston Turner’s Nothing to Fear, Nothing to Doubt.  “This stunning new work was commissioned by a consortium of 14 college and university bands from around the world, organized and led by A&M-Kingsville bands. The composer will be present at each...Read more  

Meagan Cantu, a senior at Texas A&M University- Kingsville has been named the recipient of the 2017 Texas American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Undergraduate Scholar Award from the Texas Regional Chapter of the ACSM. Cantu is the third consecutive A&M-Kingsville student to receive this top award—an honor unique to A&M-Kingsville, as no other school in the state has produced the top ACSM undergraduate scholar three years in a row. This also marks the fifth time in...Read more  

Natalie Janes, a senior at Texas A&M University- Kingsville has been named the recipient of the William N. Wasson Student Leadership and Academic Award from the National Intramural Recreation Sports Association (NIRSA). The award is given to 12 undergraduate students across the nation. Janes was one of two students recognized from the region at the NIRSA Annual Conference in Washington D.C. Feb. 21-24, 2017. She is the first student from A&M-Kingsville to win this...Read more  

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