Archives for November 04, 2013

Posted: November 4, 2013

Dr. Teri Reed, associate professor and assistant dean for engineering academic affairs, recently returned from a trip to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where she served as a member of a delegation from Texas A&M University. The delegation, led by Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor for engineering …

Posted: November 4, 2013

On Saturday, September 21, former student Trent Latshaw took Brady Bullard, director of development for the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering, up in his P-51 Mustang for a flyover at the beginning of the Texas A&M vs. SMU football game at Kyle Field. Below is Bullard’s account of …

Posted: November 4, 2013

Yucel Akkutlu, graduate adviser and associate professor in the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected as a 2014-15 SPE Distinguished Lecturer. Only 32 SPE members (or 0.04 percent) have been chosen as distinguished lecturers for the 2014-15 ro…

Posted: November 4, 2013

On September 30, 2013, the Texas A&M Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) student chapter PetroBowl team finished third place overall in the competition held during the SPE annual technical conference and exhibition in New Orleans. The team members were Joseph Cox, Ryan Rice, Jennifer Wisler, Ri…

Posted: November 4, 2013

The inaugural SVB Elevator Pitch Competition debuted in Rudder Theater on Oct. 25, 2013. Out of 32 student-owned startups launching from Startup Aggieland and professionally coached for the competition, eight startups were selected to pitch on stage. Student entrepreneurs competed for a SVB-sponsore…