Student in Zachry Department of Civil Engineering selected to lead Corps of Cadets

MichalkeAlyssa Michalke, a junior ocean engineering major in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering, has been selected as the leader of the Texas A&M University Corps of Cadets for the 2015-16 school year. Michalke's selection marks the first time in Texas A&M's 139-year history that a woman will lead the university's legendary Corps of Cadets. 

Michalke will take command of the 2,400-plus member unit, the largest of its type in the nation except for the service academies, at the conclusion of the spring semester.

The full press release can be read here