Archive for Zachary Leadership Program

It’s not unheard of for new college students to feel like they are walking alone into an unfamiliar environment with an overwhelming pressure to succeed. Engineering student Hunter Hakala was no stranger to these feelings as he entered his freshman year, but thanks to his experiences with Texas A&am…


When Zahra Parkar ’18 was mapping out her higher education plans, affordability, challenging coursework and engaging leadership opportunities were at the top of her list. Through Texas A&M University’s Engineering Academies and the Zachry Leadership Program, she found exactly what she needed. …


A lot has changed this semester for sophomore mechanical engineering major Emily Tasker. The 19-year-old from Round Rock, Texas is a member of the first cohort of students to participate in the Zachry Leadership Program at Texas A&M University. The Zachry Leadership Program is a collaborative e…