Other News

Going Out in Style: Texas A&M President Loftin’s Multi-million Dollar Transition Requirements

Campus News        August 23, 2013 6:39 pmBy:         Comments
Going Out in Style: Texas A&M President Loftin’s Multi-million Dollar Transition Requirements

It’s the document Texas A&M University President Dr. Bowen Loftin never wanted you to see: The document containing over a dozen demands that, if approved, would have had a price tag of at least $2.5 million over the next three years, including $2,000,000 in compensation for Loftin. “I would suggest […]

Read more ›

Fees and Football? Students Call “Illegal Procedure” on University Administration

Features        February 28, 2013 2:21 amBy:         Comments
Fees and Football? Students Call “Illegal Procedure” on University Administration

University administrators propose an increases in student fees and sports pass prices, but some students are throwing the penalty flag. As each side lines up on the scrimmage line for what is sure to be a battle all the way to the Board of Regents meeting, what does all of this really mean?

Read more ›

EXCLUSIVE: Aggie Polling’s Results, 66% of Students Against Raising Fees for Renovation

Campus News        February 28, 2013 2:20 amBy:         Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Aggie Polling’s Results, 66% of Students Against Raising Fees for Renovation

Exclusive results from Aggie Polling’s Kyle Field Renovation Student Opinion Poll, which was conducted last week. 22.5% of students don’t think Kyle Field needs renovation. What do you think? Read more to find out where you stand in the pack.

Read more ›

From the Editor, Marc Pitts ‘13

Editor's Note        February 28, 2013 2:19 amBy:         Comments
From the Editor, Marc Pitts ‘13

Editor-in-Cheif Marc Pitts ’13 introduces The Aggie Guardian and the inaugural issue of the Aggie Guardian.

Read more ›

This Year’s Drive-By Fee Increase Ploy, Watch Out!

Commentary        February 28, 2013 2:18 amBy:         Comments
This Year’s Drive-By Fee Increase Ploy, Watch Out!

Eric Schroeder ’14, staff writer to The Aggie Guardian, gives his take on student fee increases. “With both a poll and a referendum showing that students are overwhelmingly against a permanent increase in student fees, the view of the students is clear: The fees are too dang high.”

Read more ›

Kyle Field Referendum vs. University Propaganda

Commentary        February 28, 2013 2:17 amBy:         Comments
Kyle Field Referendum vs. University Propaganda

Senator Chris Russo lends insight into the university’s financial situation and the Kyle Field referendum in this guest column: “Why don’t I trust the university administration to hold up their end of the deal?” Read more to find out!

Read more ›

Don’t Interfere with the Sports Pass Free Market

Reader Letters        February 28, 2013 2:16 amBy:         Comments
Don’t Interfere with the Sports Pass Free Market

Graduate student Steven Crumpley’s take on selling and trading sports passes. Is it the “Aggie way” to give away your sports pass for free? Or is a free market a fairer alternative?

Read more ›

Saturday’s “Run for Their Lives” 5k Race will Fundraise for Student Mothers

Campus News        February 28, 2013 2:15 amBy:         Comments
Saturday’s “Run for Their Lives” 5k Race will Fundraise for Student Mothers

The Pro-Life Aggies (PLA) will host the “Run for Their Lives” 5k this Saturday. The group raised $3,000 for the PLA Pregnant & Parenting Student Scholarship last year.

Read more ›