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Prof works to save historic Black settlements

Prof works to save historic Black settlements

postedTue, 09 Jul 2019
For her impassioned work to protect Texas’ endangered, historic African-American communities, Andrea Roberts, Texas A&M assistant professor of urban planning, received a $50,000 grant from the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Ph.D. student lauded for Texas A&M diversity efforts

Ph.D. student lauded for Texas A&M diversity efforts

postedTue, 10 Apr 2018
By diligently working to remove barriers for people with disabilities on the Texas A&M campus, Bara Safarova, a doctoral student in architecture, was honored at the 2018 ACE Awards. an annual event recognizing the importance of campus diversity.
Project transforming shipping containers to specialty clinics

Project transforming shipping containers to specialty clinics

postedTue, 19 Sep 2017
Texas border region residents will soon have access to two specialty medical clinics converted from shipping containers by students at the Texas A&M College of Architecture.
Colonias residents get health assistance from US Army, Navy

Colonias residents get health assistance from US Army, Navy

postedMon, 03 Jul 2017
Outside a pop-up medical clinic in south Texas, a wide-eyed woman stood in shocked silence, suddenly able to see the world in sharp focus for the first time after receiving a pair of glasses in an initiative coordinated by military reservists and the Texas A&M Colonias Program.
Colonias work earns progress award for regional director

Colonias work earns progress award for regional director

postedThu, 27 Apr 2017
For encouraging women’s achievement in the workplace and striving to improve female work environments, Laura Trevino, regional director of the Texas A&M Colonias Program’s Lower Rio Grande Region, earned a Women’s Progress Award from the Division of Student Affairs.

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The Water Filtration Training Academy in Laredo, TX, was inaugurated February, 6, 2015. The first cohort, 3 individuals from Monterrey, N.L., completed training. Also, the Rotary Club presented Rueda de Medicina, their first ceramic water filter press.