As Texas reaches the one-year mark of its first confirmed case of COVID-19, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. during an address in Lubbock that the statewide mask mandate will be lifted and businesses can resume operations at 100 percent capacity beginning Wednesday, March 10.
A new change is coming to the Aggie Spirit bus system as Texas A&M’s Department of Transportation Services has purchased three electric and 35 diesel buses to be added to its fleet this coming summer.
Candidates, family and friends gathered at the 12th Man statue by Kyle Field to hear the results of the spring 2021 student body election.
The Student Senate held a meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 24 where several student body president candidates discussed their platforms and concerns about the state of Texas A&M.
The College Station Police Department has implemented a shelter-in-place after shots were fired Feb. 25 at the Southgate Village Apartment Complex.
Thursday morning, 2020-2021 Corps Commander Tanner Cedrone announced the Corps of Cadets’ endorsement for Josh Feldman to be A&M’s next student body president in an email to the Feldman campaign and The Battalion.
A historic winter storm hit Texas the week of Feb. 14, leaving several communities with a multitude of problems from loss of power to severe water damage.
The Texas Department of State Health Services notified the Brazos County Health District on Feb. 24 that four cases of the United Kingdom’s COVID-19 strain have been uncovered in Brazos County. The affected individuals are experiencing mild symptoms and have not been hospitalized.
On Tuesday, Feb. 23, the Student Government Association’s Diversity Commission and Matthew Gaines Society led a virtual town hall and diversity panel open for student body president candidates.
The George H.W. Bush Library and Museum will receive the historic Union Pacific No. 4141 Engine as well as the Marine One helicopter used during George H.W. Bush’s time as president.
The next election for Texas governor isn’t until 2022, but a list of potential candidates is starting to form. One name on the list is certain, as current Gov. Greg Abbott is seeking re-election and a third term, according to a 2019 interview with the Austin-American Statesman.
Five candidates for 2021-2022 student body president appeared virtually on Feb. 22 at the SBP Panel hosted by the Student Government Association’s Election Commission.
With student government elections opening Thursday, Feb. 25, the Student Government Association’s Election Commission held an online panel discussion for this year’s Yell Leader candidates.
As many are adjusting to the start of a new semester, some students are raising concerns regarding mask usage among professors and fellow students.
After a week of canceled classes, power outages and hazardous road conditions, some changes have been made to Texas A&M’s academic calendar for the spring 2021 semester, according to an email from the Office of the Provost.
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To assist the community amid rolling power outages and record-breaking cold temperatures, a warming center opened this afternoon in Reed Arena, according to an email to The Battalion.
After all in-person and virtual classes were canceled today due to power outages throughout Brazos County, Texas A&M has decided to continue the cancelation through Tuesday, according to a university announcement.
Due to unprecedented energy demand across the state, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas has declared an Energy Emergency Level 3.
In President Joe Biden’s first day of office, he upheld his campaign promise of rejoining the Paris Agreement, an international treaty within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change committed to reducing global temperatures to fight climate change.
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In the next few days, President Joe Biden’s economic aid package will be sent to Congress, where they will decide whether American citizens and businesses will receive additional checks and unemployment aid.
Krystal Flores, an assistant professor at the Texas A&M Higher Education Center in McAllen, recently received funding that allows her students to develop local public health interventions in the Rio Grande Valley.
Even with shared ancestry, domesticated and wild animals look different, but according to a recent study, their differences stretch far beyond their appearances.
The Texas A&M Board of Regents met on Jan. 15 to discuss the University Commission on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion’s report on campus climate.
Following the transition of power of the presidency to Joe Biden, much has already begun to change from the previous administration, including developing a COVID-19 plan.
After the recent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., Twitter permanently suspended former President Donald Trump's account as well as thousands of others, citing a violation of its terms and conditions through tweets inciting violence or related to hate speech.
The Student Senate held their first meeting of the spring semester on Wednesday, Jan. 20, covering an outreach poll for the Matthew Gaines society and a resolution congratulating the Texas A&M football team for their victory in the Orange Bowl and their successful season.
On Wednesday, Jan. 20, Kamala Devi Harris and Joseph Robinnette Biden Jr. were sworn into office as the vice president and 46th president of the United States of America.
The route 36 bus, previously known as “Cotton Bowl,” has officially been changed to honor the late Matthew Gaines — a Texas senator who promoted the creation of Texas A&M.
Internationally renowned anti-racism activist Jane Elliott will deliver the keynote address at the 14th Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast on Jan. 21, hosted by the MSC Carter G. Woodson Black Awareness Committee.
Due to the weather’s effect on road conditions, Texas A&M university locations in Brazos County will experience a two-hour delay for nonessential employees on Monday, Jan. 11.
Charlotte Han Sharp, wife of Texas A&M Chancellor John Sharp, passed away on Dec. 15 following a lengthy illness.