Island Waves

Karol G presents A.B Quintanilla with both the Musical Legacy award for producer, and the Musical Legacy award for his sister Selena Quintanilla.

TAMU-CC professor Gabriel Duran collabs with Latin music and Corpus Christi legend A.B Quintanilla on upcoming film project

September 12, 2020

In the early stages of quarantine many of us resorted to Netflix binging and banana bread making. However, media professor Gabriel Duran was busy working...

TAMU-CC students Elaine Trancoso and Amanda Martinez report working 24-36 hours a week at Corpus Christi’s Christus Spohn Shoreline Hospital, while balancing full time classes.

Frontline healthcare workers share pandemic work experience

September 10, 2020

It has been nearly six months since the first coronavirus lockdowns went into place, and while experts are recommending people continue to social distance...

Students were able to interact with virtual rooms online.

Leadership @ TAMU-CC and Waves of Welcome host virtual escape room

September 10, 2020

On Tuesday, Sept. 1st, Leadership @ TAMU-CC and Waves of Welcome hosted a Virtual Escape Room on Zoom. This event allowed The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery...

Participants were able to see a leaderboard showing who was leading in the scavenger hunt

Campus Activities Board holds virtual scavenger hunt

September 10, 2020

To kick off the beginning of the fall semester for 2020, CAB (Campus Activities Board) welcomed Islanders to their first virtual Find Your Islander Way:...

From left to right, Mayra Zamora, Monica Marie Garcia and Sandra Gonzalez, known collectively as Las Muralistas, pose in front of their mural “Viva TAMU-CC” during the piece’s unveiling on Sept. 27, 2019.

Las Muralistas running for local honor with campus mural

April 23, 2020

TAMU-CC campus may be closed to promote social distancing, but that hasn’t stopped one of its artistic fixtures from receiving area-wide recognition. The...

Islander Athletics released this guide on March 31 to aid student athletes following closures.

Spring NCAA sports cancelled following COVID-19 pandemic, causing limited funding

April 23, 2020

On March 12, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced the cancellation of the 2020 men's and women's basketball tournaments, including...

Online transition proves difficult for hands-on classes

Online transition proves difficult for hands-on classes

April 20, 2020

It’s been a few weeks since everyone at TAMU-CC has had the chance to fully participate in online learning. Many of these courses designed for an in-class...

With the flood of new information on social media, it can be difficult to filter through it all.

The infodemic of COVID-19 explained

April 3, 2020

With the rise of COVID-19 as a global health crisis, the public is experiencing a surplus of information, informally known as an infodemic. With the...

TAMU-CC joins other universities in allowing students to choose a pass/fail option.

Pass/fail option becomes available at TAMU-CC

April 2, 2020

As of April 1, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the petition to push for a pass/fail grading system, TAMU-CC has decided to give its undergraduate students...

 Students line up during the May 2018 Commencement Ceremony.

Spring 2020 Commencement Ceremony postponed

April 1, 2020

The Spring 2020 Commencement Ceremony has been rescheduled, according to an email sent Wednesday by TAMU-CC President Dr. Kelly M. Miller. The announcement...

Young woman arrested after framing stepmother for Prince Charming’s murder

Young woman arrested after framing stepmother for Prince Charming’s murder

March 31, 2020

Land, FAR FAR AWAY — Cindergirl was brought to jail by police early this morning for the murder of Prince Charming several months ago. Her stepmother...

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