Aggies’ Big Impact

Through the student-run Big Event, Aggies lead the way in giving back to their community.

Maroon Melodies Worldwide

The award-winning Texas A&M University Wind Symphony is spreading the sound of Aggieland around the world.

Deep in the Art of Texas

The Stark Galleries showcased the iconic Texas art of Buck Schiwetz, Class of 1921, a former Texas A&M artist-in-residence.

Sustainable Student Farming

Leily Khaleghi ’24 spotlights Urban Howdy Farm, an organization that promotes sustainable farming and cultivates diverse crops.

Cultural Harmonies

Ashley Young ’25 discusses Ballet Folklórico Celestial, an organization that embraces Mexican culture through dance.

Did You Know…

80% of Aggies participate in student organizations?

Doubling Down for Student Veterans

Dr. Phylis and Steve Canion ’76 utilize matching funds to support Aggie veterans through the Don & Ellie Knauss Veteran Resource & Support Center.

What Makes Us Aggies

Six students share how they live out Texas A&M University’s core values.

Engineering Aggie Experiences

Ford Motor Company shows its commitment to higher education and extracurricular experiences through a contribution to the Aggie Experience Fund.

Operation Student Success

Student Assistance Services provides a helping hand to Aggies who find themselves suddenly in need.

Resources for Student Parents

The Aggie Pregnant and Parenting Student Organization is creating a community for student parents.

Can You Pass This Student Affairs Quiz?

Celebrate the Division of Student Affairs’ 50th anniversary with our 12-question quiz about all things student success!

Fighting Aggie Hunger

The Grocery Give & Grab program is focused on expanding accessibility and convenience to nourish Aggies in need.

Radio Waves

Eren Rudd ’24 discusses KANM Student Radio, an organization that provides a creative outlet through DJing.

Q&A With Essynce Pozomina-Lewis '22

Essynce Pozomina-Lewis ’22 shares how a gift from the late Faye Keene led to a 2021 education abroad experience in Ukraine that she’ll never forget.

Wandering Aggie Spirits

Not all who wander are lost. Dr. Sue ’94 ’02 and Patrick Mahoney ’71 know where they’re going and are paving the way for Aggies to join the adventure.

Fun With Flowers

Emily Maldonado ’24 discusses the Student American Institute of Floral Designers, an organization that encourages creativity through floral design.

More Space To Be Fit

Students living on south campus now have recreational facilities at their fingertips with the opening of the Southside Recreation Center last fall.

Sustainable Stewards

Aggie Eco-Reps is creating a new Aggie tradition through a culture of sustainability at Texas A&M.

The “Band of Brothers” Ripple Effect

Al Mampre’s legacy in World War II’s legendary Easy Company is being memorialized at Texas A&M University through a veterans scholarship.

Cyber Education

Using his earnings from a bug hunter program, Addison Crump ’21 created an endowment that will support the Texas A&M Cybersecurity Club.

Office Hours

Step inside the curious world of faculty and staff who have made their offices uniquely their own.

Story Time

Ethan DeVoe ’23 discusses Aggies Read, a unique student service organization dedicated to helping local children grow their reading confidence.

Yuletide Cheer

Maroon Santa spreads the holiday spirit to student veterans’ families.

1876 to 2026

The Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 2026 marks the 150th class of Texas A&M University.

Aggies Ace the Ice

With two Texas Collegiate Hockey Conference Championships under its belt, Aggie Ice Hockey is an imposing force on the rink.

A More Accessible Aggieland

Texas A&M University Disability Resources’ dedicated staff works hard to make campus welcoming for Aggies with disabilities.

A Space for Spirit

Aggie Park, a new 20-acre green space, aims to be an "outdoor Memorial Student Center."

BUILDing Global Health

Aggies in BUILD strengthen their bonds with each other and the world by building modular health care clinics to send abroad.

From Aggieland to the White House

After serving as the first female student body president at Texas A&M University, Brooke (Leslie) Rollins ’94 has become an influential Aggie in government and politics.

My Aggie Experience

How Texas A&M University's Aggie Experience Fund is providing students with life-changing opportunities to participate in Aggieland’s famed “other education.”

Serving Those Who Have Served

Since 2012, the Veteran Resource & Support Center has been the cornerstone for holistic student veteran success.

Standing With the 12th Can

The 12th Can, an on-campus student-led food pantry, seeks to eliminate hunger for students, staff and faculty.

The Call of the Wild

Texas A&M Outdoor Adventures helps Aggies immerse themselves in nature through coordinated trips, equipment rental and opportunities to develop skills, create connections and make memories that last a lifetime.

Unity in Community

Within the Department of Multicultural Services, students from underserved cultures find social support, academic opportunities and a place to call their own.

Albers Aerospace Pledges $2.25 Million to Support Texas A&M Student Veteran Success

President and CEO John Albers ’90 sees gift as an investment in the future of the university, state and nation.

Heeding the Call

Selfless servant Daniel Singletary '19 uses his life insurance policy to give back to tomorrow's Aggies.

Magic Moments

Kylie Denton ’23 spotlights the Aggie Magic Circle, an officially recognized Texas A&M University student organization that promotes magic as a form of art and entertainment.

Whoop for the ‘Other Education’

The Aggie Experience Fund gives more students the chance to learn by doing.

A Veteran's Best Friend

Selfless servants Teresa and Dr. David King ’83 ’87 use their passion for animals to impact veterans, first responders and their families.

Creating Selfless Servants

Learn how these five service organizations are developing Aggies to serve the world around them while creating local and global impact.

Summer School Is in Session

Texas A&M summer camps give young students the chance to soak up the sun, envision their futures and pursue their passions in fun-filled environments.

The Spirit of Aggie Families

Since 1919, the tradition of Family Weekend has evolved to celebrate student accomplishments and invite relatives to join in the Aggie Spirit.

A Cultural Kaleidoscope

Texas A&M University’s International Student Association celebrates world cultures while creating a community for international Aggies.

Granate y Blanco

Aggieland Mariachi performs traditional Mexican songs like “El Rey” alongside the Aggie War Hymn at concerts, competitions and social events.

Out of the Dark

Staff members at Texas A&M University Counseling and Psychological Services empower Aggie students to take control of their lives.

What Aggieland Gained

After almost 30 years of advocacy, activist Matthew Gaines is memorialized in a bronze statue at the heart of Texas A&M University.

Artfully Done

Former Texas A&M University employees Dr. Peter Witt and Dr. Joyce Nies donate approximately 20 pieces of Native American artwork to the University Art Galleries.

Crafting Community

Audrey Stedman '22 highlights Aggie Knitting, Crafting and More, an impactful student service organization.

Good Bull

Inspired by one of Aggieland's most meaningful traditions, Jeanette Hennigan penned the poem "Silver Taps at A&M," aiming to convey the power of the Aggie Spirit to others.

The Big 40

Take a look back at The Big Event during 40 eventful years.

Heartfelt Harmonies

Whether delivering a Singing Valentine or performing across Aggieland, the Texas A&M University Women's Chorus shares music with the world.

Support the Spirit

The recently formed Aggie Experience Fund is helping cover students’ participation fees in recognized campus organizations.

A League of Their Own

By uniting student partners and athletes with intellectual disabilities, Texas A&M University’s Unified Sports program is a win for inclusion.

Pass It Back In 2022

See how you can “pass it back” this year by volunteering your time and expertise on campus to make a difference in the lives of students.

Camp Toback Never Dies

Katherine ’88 ’00 and Dr. David Toback created Fish Camp scholarships to ensure more students enjoy the full Aggie experience.

United We Give

Giving back is important for Americans—especially Aggies! Learn how current and former students have continued to support their fellow Aggies.

Beyond Selfless Service

Eight Aggie recipients of the Medal of Honor are featured in the MSC Hall of Honor for going above and beyond for their country.

Empowering Aggie Women

Learn more about the Women's Resource Center and the donors who are supporting its impact on female students now and in the future.

Growing Their Family

Erika ’14 and Chris Pesek ’97 expand their Aggie Family by establishing funds and scholarships to aid in times of need.

We Asked: What is Your New Year's Resolution?

Read what deans and leaders across campus are resolving to do in 2021 to increase opportunities for Aggieland's students, faculty and staff.

Helping Our Heroes

On Veterans Day 2020, consider how you can make a difference for our nation’s heroes by giving to one of these seven opportunities.

On Campus: News from Across Texas A&M

During the Lead by Example campaign, gifts supporting student activities helped ensure the vitality of Aggieland’s more than 1,000 student organizations.


Since its opening in August 2019, the John D. White ’70 – Robert L. Walker ’58 Music Activities Center has served as the new premier home to more than 1,300 Aggie musicians.

Hail to the Chief

Five former Texas A&M student body presidents reflect on lessons learned and challenges overcome during their tenures.

A Noble Pursuit

Noble Knight Gutierrez ’22 proves that the late Louise Milliken’s planned gift is truly creating leaders in Aggieland.

Opening Doors of Opportunity

Heath Hendricks ’99 created a planned gift using his retirement account to support the Memorial Student Center Committees that changed his life.

Back Page

The Forsyth and Stark Galleries highlight the beauty and power of art.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to Texas A&M

Couple establishes full-ride scholarship endowment; Cushing Library receives rare map collection; Chick-fil-A owner gives back; husband honors late wife's legacy.

On Campus: News From Across Texas A&M

Programs support former foster care students and pets of domestic abuse victims; student group builds hybrid rockets; Stark Galleries hosts Hawaiian exhibit.

Out of Foster Care, Into College

Texas A&M University looks to empower foster care students with the launch of the Supervised Independent Living Program.

From the Outside Looking In

Jenny and Bob Jarcik's steadfast appreciation for the Aggie community inspired them to support student veterans.

$5 Million Gift Supports Student Veteran Resources at Texas A&M University

The gift will create a permanent home for the VRSC, endow on-campus veteran programs and provide matching funds for veteran scholarships.

12th Can Conducts Food Drive for Aggies Facing Food Insecurity During COVID-19 Pandemic

The 12th Can and the Texas A&M Foundation are organizing a food drive to assist students, faculty and staff facing food insecurity during COVID-19.

Back Page

Five Texas A&M University student groups you can support that are making a difference through selfless service.

Campaign Update

During the Lead by Example campaign, countless individuals chose to honor their loved ones through honorary or memorial gifts. Here are six of their stories.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to Texas A&M

Planned gift will support African wildlife study abroad; Women’s Resource Center gets a boost; Lawrences back Formula SAE Team; new scholarship for aggieTEACH program.

The Art of Inspiration

Do you know the history behind some of Texas A&M's campus sculptures? Take our 12-question quiz to find out.

Formidable Mission

How Texas A&M University’s Veteran Resource and Support Center assists student veterans as they mobilize from military to academic life.

Final Review

Students in Patriot Paws of Aggieland train service dogs for disabled veterans.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to Texas A&M

Couples establish gifts for the McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship, the Bush School of Government and Public Service, and the College of Architecture; Chilifest gives endowed scholarship.

President's Post

Aggieland has gained national recognition as a welcoming place for veterans returning from their military careers to seek a college education.

Giving from the Heart

Betty and Frank Thurmond ’51 express their love for Texas A&M University through four charitable gift annuities and multiple other endowments.

It's a Giant World Out There

…and Amy ’91 and Robert Bacon ’91 want students to experience it. How their planned gift will help students go global.

Lives on the Line

HelpLine is an after-hours mental health service offered by Texas A&M Counseling & Psychological Services.

Cue the Music!

Texas A&M University celebrates the grand opening of the new John D. White ’70 – Robert L. Walker ’58 Music Activities Center.

Final Review

It’s a longstanding tradition to place pennies on the statue of Sul Ross, but what happens to them afterward?

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to the Foundation

Couples create memorial scholarships and a professor of practice in engineering; former student gives first endowed gift for the School of Innovation.

On Campus: News From Across Texas A&M

New program encourages cadets to pursue military medicine; StoryCorps compiles Aggie stories; I-Week brings world cultures to campus; students build vertical garden.

Agent of Change

Lynn Hagan ’77 uses matching gift funds from Chevron to establish the first endowment for the Texas A&M Women’s Resource Center.

Future Focused

Showcasing the impact of planned gifts during the Lead by Example campaign.

Campaign Update

Showcasing the impact of planned gifts during the Lead by Example campaign. earn how donors like Elizabeth Bradford are making a difference by being future focused.

The Voice of Aggieland

In their 125th year, the Texas A&M Singing Cadets are celebrating their history.

Still Causing a Hullabaloo

Oldest living Yell Leader Bill Lonquist ’48 exemplifies loyalty and service to Texas A&M.

Campaign Update

Donors share why they’ve given to Texas A&M during the Lead by Example campaign.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to the Foundation

First scholarship for EnMed; gift supports Women’s Resource Center; students establish Barbara Bush memorial scholarship.

On Campus: News From Across Texas A&M

Shack-a-Thon raises money; undergraduate journal celebrates anniversary; new Living Learning Community connects Aggie autism community.

Making Room for Music

Gifts from Elizabeth and Paul ‘Haskell’ Motheral ’52 highlight the beginning and end of the fundraising campaign for the new Music Activities Center.

Forming the Leaders of Tomorrow

How Texas A&M’s Maroon & White Leadership Program creates leaders with intention.

New Gifts

A planned gift establishes three Corps scholarships; couple surprises great-niece with a scholarship; gifts for the Texas A&M Coaching Academy and the Bush School of Government and Public Service.

On Campus

Construction science students study in England; researchers restore Alamo cannons; Aggie Replant coordinates annual tree planting day.

Time Capsule

A compilation of facts about Texas A&M’s Yell Leaders, one of the most unique traditions in college athletics.

Corps Feature

Cadets study national power through a global lens during the Corps of Cadets’ International Excursions Program.

On Campus: News From Across Texas A&M

Students design prototypes through Aggies Invent; Rudder Radio launches at Texas A&M at Galveston; Warrior-Scholar Project expands.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to the Foundation

Accounting department naming underway; Pilgrim’s Corp. funds poultry feed mill renovation; Cathy and Bill Davis ’75 endow student conference; Nobel laureate David Lee supports quantum studies.

On Campus: News From Across Texas A&M

New Human Clinical Research Facility opens; synthetic canine supports experiential learning for future veterinarians; Blackstone LaunchPad promotes entrepreneurship, Music Activities Center breaks ground.

Texas A&M Breaks Ground on $40 Million Music Activities Center

Construction is now underway to build a new state-of-the-art Music Activities Center for the university’s orchestras, choirs and bands.

The Gift of Aggie Values

Former director of The Big Event at Texas A&M University creates endowment to reduce student membership fees.

Fish Camp Counselors Create a Home Away from Home

Additional funds to the Fish Camp membership endowment would enable more student counselors to impact the lives of incoming Texas A&M freshmen.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to the Foundation

Couple asks wedding guests to donate in lieu of gifts; gift helps veterans pursue entrepreneurial dreams; Santa surprises two siblings with endowed scholarships; couple funds study abroad scholarships.

Santa's Special Surprise

Brenda and Glenn Dresner '69 gift their Aggie children endowed scholarships for Christmas.

Poultry Perks

A $150,000 gift made nearly 20 years ago by Emanuel Glockzin Jr. '72 continues to bolster Texas A&M’s poultry judging team.

The Legacy

Planning a gift of investment accounts gives Jane and Jerry Kingsley a clear-cut, easy way to provide for future students and programs at Texas A&M University.


The Aggie Wranglers perform choreographed, high-flying, death-defying country and western dance routines.

Scholarships Give Military Veterans Time to Finish Degree

A five-year-old boy raids his piggy bank to contribute to the Aggie Veteran Freedom Scholarship made in the memory of his great-grandfather.

Live, Learn, Lead

The Leadership Living Learning Community is an innovative program that gives freshmen a unique experience with a focus on leadership.

Mini Tractors, Many Rewards

In the agricultural mechanics industry, involvement in a tractor design competition called Aggie Pullers can help you land your dream job.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to the Foundation

Young couple creates planned gift for Muster; charitable gift annuity will support Corps scholarships; endowment for Engineering Success Program aids Regents' Scholars; father honors son's memory with President's Endowed Scholarship.

One Voice

An overseas leadership seminar gives high-caliber incoming freshmen a comprehensive introduction to Texas A&M.


The Memorial Student Center Stark Northeast Tour gives high-achieving students a glimpse into prestigious business and law schools on the East Coast.

Student Impact

A new veteran scholarship provides financial assistance for American heroes like Ray Dilworth '18.

On Campus: News From Across Texas A&M

Physics and Engineering Festival attracts science lovers of all ages; Shipwreck Weekend showcases nautical archaeology program; Career Closet suits Aggies for jobs.

The Legacy

For Stephanie Sneed Langenstein ’89, a unique planned gift option presents the opportunity to support her passions during her lifetime.

Two Voices

A $10 million naming gift for the new Music Activities Center brings construction of the facility one step closer to breaking ground.

Back Page

Aggies travel the world with the help of global study scholarships funded through the Texas A&M Foundation.

New Gifts: Recent Gifts to the Foundation

Naval officer commits a Corps scholarship; College of Medicine receives $1 million gift; Houston Aggie Mothers’ Club creates HelpLine endowment.

The Legacy

Gifts of retirement assets are a popular way to leave a lasting legacy at Texas A&M.

Four Stories Share the Power of Honorary and Memorial Giving

Whether you want to find a unique way to express gratitude or treasure a loved one, an honorary or memorial gift combines generosity with inspiration.

Spirit Impact

A small army of Texas A&M students stand ready to treat campus medical emergencies.

The Legacy

Zou and Boyd Cherry ’67 establish gifts in their wills to impact Texas A&M for years to come.

Rooted in Texas A&M

Carolyn ’69 ’75 and Thomas Adair ’57 ’65 created a significant planned gift to ensure that all of their assets will benefit Texas A&M.

Kevin Brice Andrews '11

The Texas A&M Foundation honored Kevin Brice Andrews '11 with a Bugle Call at the Texas A&M vs. Alabama football game on October 17.