Archives for July 20, 2012

Posted: July 20, 2012

Dr. Joe Fowler of Houston, along with family and friends, has gifted an undergraduate scholarship for mechanical engineering students at Texas A&M University. Their $25,000 gift establishes the William T. (Tom) Asbill ’66 Memorial Scholarship, funded through the Texas A&M Foundation. The sc…

Posted: July 20, 2012

Texas A&M Engineering is partnering with the country of Brazil in the Science Without Borders program, a large-scale scholarship program that is primarily funded by the Brazilian government. The program seeks to strengthen and expand the initiatives of science and technology, innovation and com…

Posted: July 20, 2012

The Texas A&M Formula SAE team finished fifth at the 2012 Formula SAE Lincoln Student Design competition that was held recently at the Lincoln Air Park in Lincoln, Neb. There were a total of 80 entries from seven different countries competing in the event, with the team from the University of K…

Posted: July 20, 2012

The Dwight Look College of Engineering is hosting a five-week rigorous program called LEEP (Learning to Excel in Engineering through Preparation) for 31 incoming freshman engineering students. LEEP is a summer bridge program designed to prepare incoming engineering students and increase the academi…

Posted: July 20, 2012

A beryllium oxide (BeO) nuclear fuels research collaboration between Texas A&M University, the Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), Purdue University and IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. has been selected to receive the Significant Contribution Award from the Materials Science and Technology Di…