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‘Go-Print’ puts a limit on student printing

Library Director, Bruce Schueneman shows freshman Marissa Martinez how to check her points using the Go-Print Station.

A new printing system known as “Go-Print” has started at Texas A&M University – Kingsville as of Tuesday April 15. At the President’s Round Table on Tuesday, President Dr. Steven Tallant introduced the system and how it will benefit the university. The library director, Bruce Schueneman said the Jernigan library staff hand counted all discarded or abandoned pages in the ... Read More »

Damidi crowned Miss TAMUK

Outgoing queen Jo-Ana Medrano lays the crown on Somya Damidi's head. Photo by Dasheen Ellis

She is poise, she is grace, and she is Miss TAMUK. The 2014 Miss TAMUK Scholarship pageant at Texas A&M University- Kingsville (TAMUK) was held in Jones Auditorium on April 12 and featured 15 of the campus’ most promising female candidates. The competition lasted 90 minutes and it was graduate student Sowmya Damidi who earned the crown based on her ... Read More »

University Explains Higher One Partnership

Two years ago, Texas A&M University-Kingsville (TAMUK) was going to enter a partnership with Higher One, a company that provides students with a different way to manage their money. After considering student input, TAMUK decided against it until further deliberation had been made. Read More »

Women and Gender Studies to Host 3rd Annual Student Symposium

For the third year in a row, the Women and Gender Studies Program at Texas A&M University-Kingsville (TAMUK) will be hosting their student symposium on March 20.  This year’s theme is “Gender in the New Millennium.”  Read More »

Turner-Bishop dining hall to close for breakfast


When Texas A&M University – Kingsville (TAMUK) reopens after spring break, one operation will remain closed. Due to low numbers, the dining hall in Turner/Bishop Hall will not open for breakfast and remain closed for the remainder of the spring semester starting on March 17. The dining hall will still open for lunch and dinner but if students want breakfast, ... Read More »

Six Appeal puts their voices on display at TAMUK


Loud guitar riffs were not heard inside of the ballroom last Thursday night, but what was heard was the art of a cappella. TAMUK’s Campus Activities Board(CAB) invited Six Appeal to perform in the Memorial Student Union Building(MSUB) on Feb 28. Six Appeal is an a cappella group who performs all across the nation at different high schools and universities. ... Read More »

Villasenor spreads message of genius at Jones Auditorium

Photo by Fares Sabawi

“I am a genius.” The audience was asked to repeat that phrase to themselves by three-time Pulitzer Prize nominee and author, Victor Villasenor. Villasenor was invited to Texas A&M University Kingsville (TAMUK) to speak to the incoming freshman at Jones Auditorium about his book, Burro Genius, the common read chosen for their UNIV course this semester. “I tell kids, I ... Read More »

BREAKING: Steinke statue to stand in Javelina Stadium

Gil Steinke's statue will be displayed in Javelina Stadium at the beginning of the 2014 football season. Before today, it was at the A&I Alumni Association across the stadium.

Originally published on February 19, 2014 at 11:10 a.m. Updated on Feb. 19, 2014 at 11:10 a.m. At last, a decision has been made as to where the statue of Gil Steinke will reside. Texas A&M University-Kingsville (TAMUK) and Texas A&I Alumni Association held a joint press conference at 11 a.m. on Feb. 19 in McCulley Hall. TAMUK president Dr. ... Read More »

TAMUK, A&I Alumni Association to hold press conference

Gil Steinke's statue will be displayed in Javelina Stadium at the beginning of the 2014 football season. Before today, it was at the A&I Alumni Association across the stadium.

Despite the differences between Texas A&M University – Kingsville (TAMUK) and Texas A&I Alumni Association, it is possible to bring the statue of legendary Texas A&I coach Gil Steinke on campus, according to university president Dr. Steven Tallant. The possibility may be a reality sooner than later, as both entities will hold a joint press conference tomorrow at 11 a.m ... Read More »

An Interview with Victor Villaseñor


Sydney Hernandez interviews Victor Villaseñor, three time Pulitzer Prize nominee, and author of New York Times bestseller “Rain of Gold.” Villaseñor discusses his book “Burro Genius” which was selected as the Common Read Non star and viagra online canadian pharmacy has denial thermal serum slightly canadian viagra smoother little My all going elocon cream won’t them would, by sea ... Read More »