A&M-San Antonio Celebrates National Student-Athlete Day

A&M-San Antonio Celebrates National Student-Athlete Day

Texas A&M University–San Antonio (A&M-San Antonio) athletics is on the move! The Athletics Department held its second annual National Student-Athlete Day on April 6. The event brought the A&M-San Antonio community together to recognize and celebrate Jaguar student-athletes. “Today recognizes student-athletes’ success of navigating the work in the classroom and at the same time successfully […]

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COVID-19 Variants in Wastewater

COVID-19 Variants in Wastewater

Dr. Davida Smyth, associate professor, Department of Life Sciences, and her student research team are researching COVID-19 variants in wastewater and were recently featured in the San Antonio Express-News. Read the article here: https://www.expressnews.com/news/local/article/Sewage-COVID-strains-17007748.php Note: You will need a digital subscription to view the entire Express-News article. Dr. Smyth was also featured on the BBC’s […]

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Texas A&M University-San Antonio Receives $10 Million from Bexar County Toward Athletics Facilities/Fields

Texas A&M University-San Antonio Receives $10 Million from Bexar County Toward Athletics Facilities/Fields

Bexar County commissioners approved a request from Texas A&M University-San Antonio to fund the design and construction of athletics facilities/fields on campus. The $10 million commitment from Bexar County for phase two of Texas A&M University–San Antonio athletic fields will help the University build a multipurpose field and competition track for soccer and other athletic […]

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USAA grant supports access and equity project for first generation students

USAA grant supports access and equity project for first generation students

A $1 million grant from USAA is helping to launch a multi-year program to assist first-generation college students and their parents in navigating the admission process at Texas A&M University-San Antonio.  The La Familia project is a comprehensive program of academic enrichment, family engagement, and scholarships to encourage first-generation students and their families in South […]

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Professors provide their sustainability insights

Professors provide their sustainability insights

Faculty members from across A&M-San Antonio (including Dr. Bryan Bayles, pictured above) reflect on what sustainability means to them within the context of their academic disciplines. Today sustainability encompasses a broad scope of interests and activities, including clean energy, biodiversity, environmental and social justice, DEI, and mental and physical well-being, among other priorities. A&M-SA Today […]

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University receives national Seal of Excelencia

University receives national Seal of Excelencia

Texas A&M University-San Antonio is one of 10 exemplar institutions nationwide to earn the 2021 Seal of Excelencia from Excelencia in Education, the nation’s premier authority on efforts to accelerate Latino student success in higher education. A&M-San Antonio, a Hispanic-Serving Institution, joins a prestigious group of 14 Seal-certified institutions in the country ensuring America’s future […]

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Alumni Award Winners Celebrated

Alumni Award Winners Celebrated

Congratulations to the 2021 Texas A&M University-San Antonio alumni award winners, who were celebrated during the University’s annual Alumni Awards Ceremony on October 16. Editor’s note: This year’s winners (from left to right in the accompanying photo with President Cynthia Teniente-Matson, far right) include: Sa L. Huynh, LeWayne Ballard, and Nathan R. Mara (attending remotely). […]

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