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Matthew Gaines Initiative

Public Profile

About This Organization

Our mission as the Matthew Gaines Society is to shed light on the indisputable contributions that Matthew Gaines gave to the establishment of Texas A&M. As well as to prove that every Aggie no matter of race, ethnicity, gender, religion or background can make a lasting impact on our campus.
Year Founded:
Membership Dues:
No dues
Admits Members:
All year
Meeting Locations:
Koldus 117

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Aketch Osamba
Public Contact E-mail Address:
Public Contact Phone Number:

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
Organization E-mail Address:

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
General (No College)
Non-Academic Department:


Approximate membership of the organization:
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
5-10 Hours
Membership intake process:


Community Service Projects:
Three or more times per semester
Fundraising Events:
Three or more times per semester
Once per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per semester
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per semester
Events with Alcohol:
Once per year
In-State Travel:
Twice per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Once per semester
International Travel:
Once per year