Spirit Archives

Spirit is published three times per year by the Texas A&M Foundation, which manages major gifts and endowments for the benefit of academic programs, scholarships and student activities at Texas A&M University.

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Transformational Learning

Texas A&M University President Michael K. Young believes these outside-the-classroom experiences enhance the Aggie education.

Do Sleep Better

Mark Zoran, biology professor and circadian rhythm specialist, shares his advice for getting some good shut-eye.

Words of Wisdom

A 1957 letter written by Jon Hagler '58 assures parents of incoming freshmen that Texas A&M's Corps of Cadets is the right choice.

Freshmen visualization majors create mythical sculptures in a 3-D design course.

These Hallowed Halls

The Memorial Student Center Stark Northeast Tour gives high-achieving students a glimpse into prestigious business and law schools on the East Coast.

Connecting Aggies to the World

A planned gift from Mary-Ann and Tom Ferguson '78 will support global experiences for industrial distribution majors.

President's Post:

Looking Forward

As we reflect on the university's 140-year history and our accomplishments over the past year, we also look toward 2017.

Happy Eyes, Happy Minds

Birds are the focus of two stories from the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences.

Lab Work

Olympic Dreams

Meet Maggie Malone '16, a Texas A&M Foundation Maroon Coat who competed in the javelin throw at the 2016 Olympics.

Championing Champe Fitzhugh

An overseas leadership seminar gives high-caliber incoming freshmen a comprehensive introduction to Texas A&M.