Archives for April 28, 2011

Posted: April 28, 2011

Dr. Dimitris C. Lagoudas, the John and Bea Slattery Chair and head of the Department of Aerospace Engineering, has received the Texas A&M University Presidential Award of Excellence for Faculty Service to International Students. The award recognizes a faculty member who has made extraordinary e…

Posted: April 28, 2011

Dr. Dallas N. Little, Regents Professor and the E.B. Snead Chair of Transportation and Civil Engineering in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected a Distinguished Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).Little is a professor in the …

Posted: April 28, 2011

Dr. Duncan M. "Hank" Walker has been appointed head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University.Walker's appointment is effective June 1.Walker joined the Texas A&M Engineering faculty in 1993 as an associate professor. He was previously an engineer for Hugh…

Posted: April 28, 2011

Texas A&M University Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Karan Watson has been named president-elect of ABET, the world leader in higher education accreditation for applied science, computing, engineering, and technology programs. She was elected by the ABET board of direc…

Posted: April 28, 2011

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering junior Ivan Hernandez has been awarded a Microsoft scholarship for the 2011-2012 school year. Microsoft's scholarship qualifies Hernandez to receive $3,000 in tuition coverage. He not only received the scholarship but also was offered an internshi…

Posted: April 28, 2011

Two students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University have received the prestigious Gulf Coast Power Association Scholarship.Richard H. Douglin and Tania Oritseweyinmi Okotie received their awards during a ceremony earlier this month. Both students are in …