Homecoming Honors Banquet Celebrates Outstanding Islander Achievements

On Feb. 8, the National Islander Alumni Association and Islanders Athletics partnered to honor eight distinguished Islander alumni and supporters for their post-graduation/service success. Read More of the Original Story

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Islanders Brave Cold, Wet Weather To Make Most of Homecoming 2019

Although weather proved to be a factor, neither cold temperatures nor wind and drizzle could dampen the Islander community’s spirit during Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s 2019 Homecoming week, which took

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Homecoming Block Party Canceled

With forecasted rain, gusts of high winds, and low temperatures, the Saturday Homecoming Block Party is canceled for the safety of our attendees. This includes the cancellation of community booths,

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Make a Memory All Week Long During Homecoming 2019

Homecoming Week is Feb. 3-9. Get the latest update on HoCo activities and events as well as information “City-Wide Bluesday Tuesday”! Read More of the Original Story

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Islander Alumna to Share Empowering Stories, Celebrates Black History Month

Islander alumna Liza Wisner, an award-winning television personality, will discuss personal anecdotes about finding her unique voice, cultivating confidence, and building her incredible future during her lecture titled “The Power

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Theatre Alum Now in Production Crew of Amazon’s ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’

Islander alumnus Ben Philipp ’04 clearly recalls the day his life’s trajectory pivoted toward a new creative medium. Philipp was a studio art major focused on photography and printmaking when

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883 Islanders Graduate during Largest Fall Commencement Ceremony

More than 880 Islanders crossed the commencement stage on Dec. 15, 2018, as part of the largest fall commencement ceremony in Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi history. Read More of the

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University Announces Homecoming Banquet Honorees

The National Islander Alumni Association and Islanders Athletics at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi have announced their award honorees for the 2019 Homecoming Honors Banquet, taking place Friday, Feb. 8, in

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Outstanding Graduate Discovers New Passion at Island University

One of Jennifer Kloesel’s favorite aspects of studying communication is understanding the theories and research behind how people interact and present themselves. Her passion for research led her to focus

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Love of Teaching Inspires Outstanding Graduate to Make the World a Better Place

“We only have one life to live, so make it a great life – or not. The choice is yours.” These words are what Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi outstanding graduate

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Word Fest Hosts Award-Winning Author, Islander Alumna

The College of Liberal Arts and the Department of English at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi hosted the inaugural Corpus Christi Word Fest on Nov. 7. Read More of the Original

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Shakas Up! Island University Preps For Homecoming 2019

Preparations are underway at the Island University for Homecoming Week 2019, set to take place Sunday, Feb. 3, through Saturday, Feb. 9. For details on Homecoming 2019 events, visit IslanderHoco.com.

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New Spanish Scholarship Forges Path for Cultural and Linguistic Understanding

The Joan Aleshire and LeRoy Arthur Ufkes Excellence Fund in Spanish was established by Dr. Frances M. Ufkes `15, Islander alumna, in memory of her parents. Although she had a

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Island University Honors Dean Emerita at Alumni Shrimp Boil

From a relaxing boat ride to the Laguna Madre Field Station to a feast of savory Cajun-style shrimp, Islander alumni, faculty, and staff enjoyed an idyllic afternoon of science, food,

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Islander Alumnus in Running for Grammy Music Educator Award

Islander alumnus Matthew Trevino is in the running for a Grammy Music Educator Award. The San Antonio-based elementary school music specialist learned in early October he was one of 25

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Passion, Pride, and Pursuit of Preserving A&M-Corpus Christi History

Christopher Potter, senior business major at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, is the epitome of Islander pride. Led by a fascination with the University’s origins and a desire to share that

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