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Meet Author John R. Erickson at Free Event

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University Conducts First UAS Research Mission over Gulf of Mexico

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi conducted the first mission over the Gulf of Mexico with their unmanned aircraft. MORE

See the Pictures: Distinguished Speaker Series

Learn about the opportunities that await you in one of our graduate programs!


'Avenue Q' Rehearsals Begin with Workshop Hosted by Professional Puppeteer Kevin Noonchester

Avenue Q   The Department of Theatre and Dance invited Puppeteer Kevin Noonchester to host a week-long workshop to help the students cast in the musical "Avenue Q" perfect their puppet skills. MORE

Army ROTC 'Islander Challenge' Attracts Cadets for Friendly Competition

Islander Challenge   Fourteen teams of junior ROTC cadets from regional high schools took on a series of challenges during the Army ROTC Islander Battalion's fourth annual "Islander Challenge" held March 23. MORE

Memorial Ceremony Honoring Dr. Robb Jackson Held March 18

Robb Jackson   A memorial ceremony honoring Dr. Robb Jackson was held on March 18 in the Performing Arts Center. Dr. Jackson, 60, passed away on February 23 following complications from recent surgery. MORE

Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity Reads to Children at Ronald McDonald House

Sigma Phi Epsilon   The Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity read books to children with severe health problems who reside at the Ronald McDonald House on March 1. MORE

The Power behind Serving Your Customer

Lee Cockerell   Lee Cockerell, retired Executive Vice President of Operations for the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., discussed the "power behind serving your customer" via Skype with Dr. Ben Blanco's Retail Management class. MORE

University Department of English Hosts Authors' Day Program with Award-Winning Writer Linda Hogan

Authors' Day   The Department of English held its annual Authors' Day Program on March 21-22 featuring internationally-recognized author Linda Hogan, Writer-in-Residence for "The Chickasaw Nation." MORE


The Pollution Prevention Partnership's AutoCheck Program will host a Vehicle Emissions Testing Event on "Tailpipe Tuesday," April 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. MORE

The Department of Music will present "The Marriage of Figaro," by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart on Wednesday, April 3, and Thursday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. MORE

Volunteers are needed for an oyster reef restoration event that the Department of Life Sciences and the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies will host on Saturday, April 6, from 8:30–11:30 a.m. at Goose Island State Park. MORE

The Office of International Education will hold its fifth annual Parade of Nations on Monday, April 8, at 5 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. MORE

The Department of Art will feature the exhibition of "Arequipeños: Eleven Peruvian Contemporary Artists from the White City," from Thursday, April 11, through Friday, May 10, in the Weil Gallery, located on the first floor of the Center for the Arts. MORE

The 2013 G. Russell Kirkland Distinguished Visitor in Business Administration, Edward A. Martin, President and CEO of Berry Contracting, Inc., will give a presentation on Wednesday, April 17, at 9:30 a.m. in the Performing Arts Center. MORE

The Office of Community Outreach will offer Graduate Record Examination (GRE) prep courses on campus each Tuesday and Thursday through April 1, from 6–9 p.m. MORE