Island Waves

Students engage with Dr. Miller after taking several photos.

President opens office to students for Black Islanders Meet & Greet

January 30, 2020

On Wednesday, Jan. 29, Project GRAD, Islander Pledge Initiative, and the Office of the President held the Black Islanders Meet & Greet for Black History...

dee reads posters about the history of slavery in the U.S.

Students navigate history in Project Grad’s Black History Month Tunnel

January 30, 2020

Beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 28, Project Grad opened up their Black History Month Tunnel in the UC Lonestar room 142. The tunnel was filled with an array...

SGA senate meeting 01-27-20

SGA senate meeting 01-27-20

January 29, 2020

TAMU-CC’s Student Government Association kicked off their first meeting of the semester on Monday, Jan. 27, after returning from the break. The meeting...

SURGE is a driverless vehicle now operating on TAMU-CC’s campus.

CCRTA unveils first-generation automated shuttle on campus

January 27, 2020

With the start of the spring semester, students may have already noticed the new SURGE shuttle transporting students around campus. This vehicle is an...

Seraph Brass gives a beautiful display of their musical skills.

Seraph Brass brings angelic music to TAMU-CC

January 27, 2020

On Jan. 21, Seraph Brass came to the Performing Arts Center as part of the 2019-2020 Furgason Bravo! Series. Originally, M5 Mexican Brass was to take this...

Volunteers sit under the “All of Us” hut, partaking in the first step of the process, which is registering to take part in the research program.

“All of Us” research leading to brighter future

January 27, 2020

A new medical research program called “All of Us” reached the corners of TAMU-CC to improve the ways modern medicine can help future patients. They...

Kedran Wade/ISLAND WAVES - J. Don Luna immerses himself in the role by taking a moment to process being “fired from his job” recently.

J. Don Luna immerses himself in student film made by seniors at TAMU-CC

November 25, 2019

Chair of the Department of Theater and Dance J. Don Luna gets ready for his close-up by starring in the student film “Affinity.” Directed by senior...

Gabriella Ruiz/ISLAND WAVES - Members of Queen Beauty Club having a good time singing to their favorite songs.

Students enjoying their Thanksgiving meal

November 25, 2019

On Nov. 20, UCP (University Center Program) held Friendsgiving for the Fall of 2019 in which they had help from CAB (Campus Activities Board), SGA (Student...

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One of the designated ParkMobile areas will be set in front of Classroom East starting this Fall.

The parking garage plans to get rid of the gate that dispenses garage tickets for visitors in order to make way for ParkMobile zones in the future.

ParkMobile offers more parking for visitors at TAMU-CC

November 21, 2019

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi has been working to help improve visitor parking by implementing ParkMobile to help with the issues of parking. ParkMobile...

Final senate meeting of the semester brings multiple resolutions and a heartwarming goodbye

Final senate meeting of the semester brings multiple resolutions and a heartwarming goodbye

November 21, 2019

On Nov. 18 the Student Government Association held their final senate meeting of the fall semester. After an approval of the Oct. 7 minutes, Speaker Morell...

Illustration by Sierra Lutz

TAMU-CC recalls wacky finals excuses from students

November 20, 2019

The fall semester is coming to a close here at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi as students prepare for the most dreaded time known as finals. It...

Arianna Aloia/ISLAND WAVES- Violinists lead the band in a song.

Mariachi de la Isla gives astounding performance at PAC

November 18, 2019

On Friday Nov. 15, TAMU-CC hosted a concert for our very own Mariachi de la Isla. The band is made up of thirteen students, playing instruments ranging...

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