Archives for September 27, 2012

Posted: September 27, 2012

Dr. Weiping Shi, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, used his entrepreneurial skills to enhance the education of students in the department. Shi created a new course, Computer Engineering Entrepreneurship, which teaches students how to s…

Posted: September 27, 2012

Three professors from Texas A&M University’s Dwight Look College of Engineering were selected to take part in the National Academy of Engineering’s fourth Frontiers of Engineering Education (FOEE) symposium. The symposium, which includes 72 of the nation’s most innovative, young engineering educ…

Posted: September 27, 2012

Michelle Mumme, a senior engineering student at the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University, returned to classes this fall with a better understanding of professional engineering after a 12-week internship at Greeley and Hansen, a leading firm specializing in practical enginee…

Posted: September 27, 2012

Kelly L. and William D. “Bill” Von Gonten Jr. of Houston have endowed a full-ride scholarship for Texas A&M University students in petroleum engineering. Full-ride scholarships of this type are rare at Texas A&M. Kelly and Bill Von Gonten Jr. '87 gave $500,000 to endow a full-ride scholar…