Students, faculty and staff: You are cordially invited to the inauguration of Dr. Mark Hussey, the twentieth president of Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
If you are unable to attend, you may watch the event via livestream, which will be found at tamuk.edu/inauguration.
Students: Please continue to check your emails and social media for updates on how you may be asked to participate in the inauguration ceremony.
All are encouraged to check email for more information regarding the upcoming inauguration. As always, you are encouraged to share your inauguration experience on social media, using the hashtag #Welcome20!
Ballard, Wester, students win big at Wildlife Society Texas Chapter
The Wildlife Society Student Chapter from Texas A&M University-Kingsville brought home a number of awards from the Texas Chapter of the Wildlife Society (TCTWS) state meeting. In addition, a number of faculty members also won awards.
Kelly Wood, a senior from Victoria received one of the highest honors, the Colin Caruthers Award. That earned Wood, the Texas A&M-Kingsville chapter’s Distinguished Student Award.
Michael Page, a senior from Kennedale received the Charly McTee Award and Mikayla House, a master’s student from Helotes, received the Sam Beasom Memorial Award.
Two faculty members received major awards. Dr. David B. Wester, professor, received the Educator of the Year award and Dr. Bart Ballard, professor and C. Berdon and Rolannette Lawrence Endowed Chair in Waterfowl Research, was made an Honorary Life Member.
Health and kinesiology students take home bronze medal in statewide exercise science academic bowl
A team from Texas A&M University-Kingsville placed third out of 35 teams at the Texas American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Student Bowl in Fort Worth.
The Texas ACSM Student Bowl is an annual event where teams of undergraduates from universities from all over Texas compete in an academic quiz bowl devoted to exercise science and sports medicine topics.
This is the best finish that the team from A&M-Kingsville has had in the 10-year history of the event, surpassing the 2016 team that placed fifth at the event held in College Station.
The team from A&M-Kingsville consisted of Armando Gonzalez, Alyssa Fick, Abbey Wells, and alternates Isaiah Culpepper and Isabel Soto.
Alpha Lambda Delta Induction
The Texas A&M University-Kingsville chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta welcomed 42 new members at the March 4, 2019 Induction. The ceremony honored students whose first year on the TAMUK campus was 2017/2018.