Category University News – Texas State

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Brian Gallagher, CIM Marketing Committee Chair, 864-551-0362  or email

Amy Numbers, CIM PR Consultant, (248) 516.1103, or email


Texas State Welcomes Marketing & Promotions Coordinator to CIM Staff

On May 8, 2023, Tyler Key, a South Carolina native, joined the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program staff at Texas State University. A 2018 graduate of Coastal Carolina University, Tyler has prior enrollment and recruitment experience. He is eager to begin creating effective recruitment strategies to increase student awareness and enrollment in the CIM program. Welcome Tyler!

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Texas State CIM Students Compete at World of Concrete

Six concrete industry management students from Texas State University traveled to the World of Concrete 2023 Convention in Las Vegas to learn and compete in one of the largest concrete industry trade shows in the world. The students participated in concrete and construction-related courses and seminars at the convention, competed for scholarships, and helped to educate

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Texas State CIM Program Director Guest on Concrete Logic Podcast

Each episode of the Concrete Logic podcast explores one concrete-related topic with the help of industry professionals that are shaping the future of the trade. The hosts talk with suppliers, contractors, architects, engineers, specialists, and even some proponents of competing materials about their views of concrete and their vision of its future. CIM Program Director Ryan

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Texas State University CIM Program Receives ATMAE Accreditation

Congratulations to Texas State University’s CIM program! On Wednesday, Nov. 9, department chair Dr. James Wilde sat before the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) Board of Accreditation for its two-year progress report decision.  They voted unanimously to grant Texas State’s CIM program full accreditation. They are the first CIM program to have

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CIM Program Seeks Donations for 2023 Auction at World of Concrete

The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program – a business-intensive program that awards students with a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management – is seeking donations for their 2023 CIM Auction to be held at World of Concrete. The auction is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Aguayo Presents “Fundamentals of Concrete Durability”

On May 25, Dr. Fred Aguayo, traveled to Toluca, Mexico to present at the 7th National Concrete Mixing Design Contest. This collaborative event, hosted by the Mexican Institute of Cement and Concrete (IMCYC) and the Center for Innovation in Construction Technology Holcim Mexico (CITEC), promotes the exchange of best practices of innovation with companies related

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