Third cluster: Texas A&M University has reported a third COVID-19 cluster, this one among members of the Corps of Cadets’ Squadron 17 who live on campus in Leonard Hall. All members of the squadron are being required to quarantine for a minimum of 14 days.
New voice at Kyle: Mike Fitch will be Kyle Field’s public address announcer for the 2020 football season. Fitch replaces former KBTX-TV general manager Mike Wright, who was recently hired as vice president/general manager of WAAY-TV, an ABC affiliate in Huntsville, Alabama.
Research funding: Texas A&M engineering researchers were recently awarded $1.3 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to continue their work designing and testing an electric powertrain for aircraft propulsion that is meant to reduce the energy costs and emissions of aviation.