Archives for December 20, 2013

Posted: December 20, 2013

Bill Lonquist, former president of Memorial Exploration Co., earned a B.S. degree in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M in 1948 and served as a senior yell leader. Recently he had the opportunity to meet with Senior Yell Leader Ryan Crawford ’14 and discuss the differences and similarities w…

Posted: December 20, 2013

The Texas A&M Energy Institute, in conjunction with The Research Valley Partnership (RVP), has been awarded a Clean Energy Incubator grant by the State Energy Conservation Office (SECO). As the state energy office, SECO partners with Texas public higher education institutions, public K-12 schoo…

Posted: December 20, 2013

The Energy Systems Laboratory (ESL) and the Texas chapters of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the annual Clean Air Through Energy Efficiency (CATEE) Awards at a ceremony held recently in San Antonio. ESL is a center within the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station. The awar…

Posted: December 20, 2013

Dr. Jean-Louis Briaud, the Spencer J. Buchanan Chair in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, recently gave three invited lectures in St. Petersburg, Russia. One talk was given at the Vladimir Ulitsky Symposium on the topic, “Anchored Walls: Full Scale Experiment a…

Posted: December 20, 2013

The Zachry Department of Civil Engineering honored three former students with the Distinguished Graduate Award at the department’s Endowed Scholarship and Distinguished Graduate Banquet in November in College Station. Recipients were William H. Hanson ’79, Mary Kay Jackson ’83 and Roy L. Wilshire ’…