A&M-Commerce CASNR Awarded More Than $50,000 to Fund Graduate Assistantships

The Texas A&M University-Commerce College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources was awarded $50,400 by the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo to fund four graduate assistant positions within the college. This continues a long-standing partnership between HLSR and A&M-Commerce, with the organization donating more than $450,000 in scholarships to A&M-Commerce agricultural students to date. The recent funding from HLSR marks an increase in their commitment to agricultural education, as the amount was increased by $12,600 this year in order to add another GA position. The four graduate students that will benefit from this funding are Kaylee Kipp, Shannon Park, Sofia Martinez and Courtney Baldwin.