Memorial set for Dr. Sammy Ray.     

Sammy RayTexas A&M University at Galveston will host a Memorial Service to honor Dr. Sammy Ray, world-renowned marine biologist and one of the founders of the university, who died on Monday, Oct. 13. Slated for 1 p.m., Oct. 26 (Saturday) at the Jim and Pat McCloy Arena (Building 3018), the service is open to all.

An open microphone will be provided to encourage attendees to share their stories about Dr. Sammy. In lieu of flowers or other mementoes, Dr. Sammy requested donations for the Dr. Sammy Ray Scholarship in Marine Biology. For more details, contact

For directions to the arena, go to