Dr. Charles W. Graham Named Texas A&M Distinguished Alumnus

Texas A&M University recently presented the Distinguished Alumnus Award to three former students. The award is the highest honor bestowed upon a former student of Texas A&M University, awarded since 1962 to some 250 of Texas A&M’s 440,000 former students. Presented jointly by the university and The Association of Former Students, this award recognizes Aggies who have achieved excellence in their chosen professions and made meaningful contributions to Texas A&M University and their local communities.

Dr. Charles W. Graham ’53 was one of the recipients. He received bachelor’s degrees in animal husbandry and animal science and a doctorate in veterinary medicine, is one of the world’s top equine vets and a leader in Texas’ horse and cattle industries as well as a tireless volunteer, advocate and youth mentor. He learned of his honor March 28 at the Thomas G. Hildebrand, DVM ’56 Equine Complex.