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Fall 2020 Doctoral Commencement Student Speaker Shares His Unconventional Journey to a Ph.D.


Fall 2020 doctoral commencement student speaker Dale Weeks shares his unconventional journey to a Ph.D.

Texas A&M University to Establish a Graduate and Professional School


President Michael K. Young and Provost Carol A. Fierke have approved a proposal to transition the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies (OGAPS) into a Graduate and Professional School (GPS), effective January 1, 2021. Dr. Karen L. Butler-Purry, the current Associate Provost for Graduate and Professional Studies, has been named Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate and Professional School.

Cantrell Family Creates Endowment in Honor of Late Contributor to Texas A&M Research Enterprise


Funds will be used to create scholarships for graduate students

First Generation Celebration: How One Aggie Student Went From First Gen To Ph.D.


Alaya Keane started college as a first-generation freshman in 2015 and now, as a Fulbright Scholar, is pursuing her doctorate.


Salute to Graduate and Professional Education Week


Join us for our Salute to Graduate and Professional Education Week. The week’s events will feature awards ceremonies to highlight excellence in graduate and professional studies and culminate with a “State of Graduate and Professional Education at Texas A&M University” address.

Doctoral Student Conducts International Relations through Coffee


In early 2021, pandemic-permitting, Horticultural Sciences doctoral student Sarah Brinkley will travel to Colombia on a Boren Fellowship to conduct research and advance causes about which she is passionate.
By Rob Dixon, Texas A&M Office of Graduate and Professional Studies

Yash Parikh and Jaskirat Singh Batra Named 2020 Bednarz Award Recipients


Grad Students Honored for Outstanding Work in CIRTL TAMU Programs                                                                                           

2020 Distinguished Graduate Student Award Recipients


Honoring Texas A&M's Most Outstanding Graduate Students

Akshi Singla: The 2020 Kunze Award Winner Makes a Breakthrough in the Fight against Bacteria


As bacteria become more resistant to antibiotics, May doctoral graduate Akshi Singla has discovered a promising solution.

Texas A&M Announces Winners of Distinguished Dissertation Awards


Awards go to doctoral students whose dissertations make outstanding contributions to their disciplines

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