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March 2018

Dr. Maureen Croft has been selected as Vice President for Enrollment Management at Texas A&M University-Kingsville.  Croft joined the campus February 1, 2018.  She is coming from the University of Houston, where she had worked since 2006. Croft served in various roles there, including Associate Provost for Strategic Enrollment Planning, Director of Institutional Analysis and Performance Measurement and Senior Statistician.  While at the University of Houston,...Read more  

Fulden Sara Wissinger, assistant professor of art at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, currently has work at three different exhibitions including a solo show at Beyond the Art Gallery in Harlingen. The exhibit in Harlingen is titled Life Progresses One Day at a Time and will be on display through Friday, March 23. It comprises 2D and 3D work from Wissinger including a series of new drawings and clay pieces. She also is one of 100 women whose work was chosen for the 100 Women, 100 Words...Read more  

Texas A&M University-Kingsville was one of only 112 colleges and universities in the nation to be recognized as a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll which recognizes the top four-year colleges and universities for creating dynamic pathways to support community college transfer students.  Winners were selected based on engagement, collaboration, impact and achievements related to the transfer of community college students as well as partnerships, support, admissions...Read more  

Texas A&M University-Kingsville has been named a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador™ by the National Weather Service, said Dr. Shane Creel, CSP,CFE, CCEP, executive director of Enterprise Risk Management. To receive this designation, Texas A&M-Kingsville staff collaborated with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on improving the nation’s readiness, responsiveness and overall resilience against extreme weather, water and climate events. As a WRN...Read more  

Dr. George Allen Rasmussen has been appointed Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. “I have been extremely impressed with Dr. Rasmussen’s leadership and vision and believe he will continue to do an outstanding job in his new role as Provost. For the immediate future, Dr. Rasmussen will continue his dual role as Provost while also overseeing the Office of Research and Graduate Studies,” Dr. Steven H. Tallant,...Read more  

The environmental engineering graduate program at Texas A&M University-Kingsville ranks among the top 100 in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report.  The publication gave the program a #69 national ranking for 2019. This ties A&M-Kingsville’s environmental engineering graduate program with schools that include Dartmouth College, Marquette University and the University of Georgia, among others.  The statistical indicators that U.S. News and...Read more  

Texas A&M University-Kingsville’s electrical engineering graduate program has been ranked 17th in the nation according to CollegeChoice.net. The program at Javelina Nation is only one of two from the state of Texas included in the 35-school list with Texas Tech University coming in at 23rd. The top three programs in the nation are at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University and Cornell University. The staff at CollegeChoice.net looked at factors including...Read more  

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