We are happy to launch a digital repository of inspiring content called “aMaysing Stories.”
Our first edition celebrates the Mays Grand Challenge of Entrepreneurship and those who have stepped up to bring our Strategic Plan to life. We are highlighting those who are helping to fulfill our vision to Advance the World’s Prosperity. I trust that you will enjoy the stories and join us on this journey.
Eli Jones, Ph.D. | Dean and Professor of Marketing
Some of the greatest examples of entrepreneurship are:
- Our namesake Lowry Mays and the Mays Family Foundation, who have supported the school for decades and recently made the largest single commitment ($25 million) in the school’s history. Read more
- Longtime Texas A&M University benefactor, the late Arthur “Artie” McFerrin Jr., and his wife, Dorothy, whose entrepreneurial spirit will continue to inspire Aggies through the McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship named in his honor. Read more
- Korok Ray, an associate professor of accounting who conceptualized the Mays Innovation Research Center, which is being funded by the Charles Koch Foundation ($2.6 million) and the Lowry Mays Family Foundation ($3 million). Read more