A Site History Project for The Texas A&M University System's RELLIS Campus

David Chapman

David Chapman earned a Bachelor's degree in history from Texas A&M University in 1967. He began working at the school in 1972, starting as a graduate assistant in the Libraries department. He became archivist for the school in 1994 and was named director of the Cushing Memorial Library in 2008. He retired from the school on January 30, 2012, after 38 years of university service. He remains an integral part of the local historical scene.

Land-Grant College

A Rocky Start

A Treasure Found

Joint Library Facility

“Greater Than Imagined”