Thursday, Aug. 2 – Chartwells Islander Dining at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is hiring for the fall semester! Check out all the job opportunities they have to offer during the Islander Dining Job Fair on Thursday, Aug. 2, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the University Center, Lone Star Ballroom C. Part-time and full-time food service jobs featuring flexible scheduling, competitive pay, one free meal per shift, on the job training, and more are available. These jobs are open to the public. Please come prepared for an on-the-spot interview. To apply online, visit and search by zip code 78412. For more information, contact or

Thursday, Aug. 2 – Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s Eta Omicron Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), the Honor Society of Nursing, will induct Islander nursing students on Thursday, Aug. 2, at 7 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. The ceremony and reception are open to the public. New inductees meet the requirements of academic success, academic integrity, professionalism and leadership potential. For more information, contact STTI President Yvonne Serna at

Friday, Aug. 3 – The Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s Islander ROTC will celebrate the commissioning of new second lieutenants on Friday, Aug. 3, at 10 a.m. The ceremony will be held at the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies, first floor meeting room. This ceremony marks the transition of graduating ROTC students from cadets to enlisted officers. The ceremony is free and open to the public. For more information, email; or call 361.825.2701.

Friday, Aug. 3 – The College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will hold its summer 2018 recognition ceremony on Friday, Aug. 3, from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. During the ceremony, graduates from the college will be honored. Students who will graduate with their master’s degree will receive their master’s hood while those graduating with a bachelor’s degree will receive a special pin. For more information, contact Candace Martinez at 361.825.5708; or by email at

Saturday, Aug. 4 – Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will hold one summer commencement ceremony for all five academic colleges on Saturday, Aug. 4, at 10 a.m. at the American Bank Center. The commencement speaker will be Ed Cantu, past president of the Islander Alumni Association. For more information, including live streaming information and the American Bank Center’s bag policy, go to