Category University News – Texas State

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

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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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Pride in Action

Texas State University’s “Pride in Action” capital campaign took in a record $151 million. More than 46,000 alumni and friends of the university contributed to the campaign, which was another record. In addition, 85 percent of all funds raised are already at work at Texas State by way of scholarship opportunities and the addition of

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TSU ACI Student Chapter Elects New Officers

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is a technical and educational society organized in 1904 to develop, share, and disseminate the knowledge and information needed to utilize concrete to its fullest potential. The ACI Student Chapter at Texas State University- San Marcos strengthens this link between ACI, The Concrete Industry Management Program (CIM) and the entire Texas

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