Spirit Archives

Spirit is published three times per year by the Texas A&M Foundation, which manages major gifts and endowments for the benefit of academic programs, scholarships and student activities at Texas A&M University.

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Borrowing Bevo

The remarkable story of how Squadron 11 cownapped Texas A&M’s archrival mascot in 1963.

On the Footwalls of Faults

An intensive summer camp gives grade school teachers the geology experience of a lifetime.

The New Quad

Renovations to the Quad reflect a changing and growing Corps of Cadets.

Be More Cyber-Secure

Daniel Ragsdale, director of the Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center, explains how you can protect yourself in an age of increased hacking and identity theft.

Campaign Update

Learn about the three Lead by Example campaign pillars and how you can support initiatives in each.

Using an algorithm that converts songs into artwork, Dr. Tim Davis illustrates the Aggie War Hymn in dazzling color.

Family Legacy Inspires Bequest

Maier Foundation President Brad Rowe ’97 establishes a scholarship fund for future engineers.

Buttoned Up

One of the most respected Aggie organizations, the Texas A&M Foundation Maroon Coats celebrate 10 years.

Secrets of the Universe

Private philanthropy gives Dr. Nicholas B. Suntzeff, director of Texas A&M’s astronomy program, the freedom to explore the depths of the cosmos.

President's Post:

Philanthropy is the Love of Mankind

A discussion with Dr. Jen Shang, a philanthropic psychologist at Plymouth University in the United Kingdom.