Island Waves, the official student newspaper of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, is published weekly during the fall and spring semesters and periodically throughout the summer. The mission of the Island Waves student staff and its faculty advisers is to provide Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and its surrounding communities with a reliable news source while training students to be objective, ethical and professional journalists.

Island Waves Newspaper

6300 Ocean Drive

Corpus Christi, Texas 78412

Phone: 361-825-5862


Meet your Island Waves staff

DSC_0085Jonathan Forney
Editor 

Jonathan is a junior Biology Major. When he was in 2nd grade, he had a poem published. Jonathan is from Leander, Texas.

Bukky Babalola
Web Editor 

Bukky is a graduate student of Communication. She has worked as a News Anchor at TVC News International, a subsidiary of Continental Broadcasting Services, in her home country, Nigeria.


Jaxson Twine

Media Production Manager 

Mitchell Jackson
Video Editor

Isabella Moon 
Layout Assistant/Distribution

Illi-Anna Martinez 
Copy-Editor

Amber Castillo
Reporter

Samuel Trujillo
Reporter

QuynhChi Quach 
Advertising Assistant