Archives for February 17, 2015

Posted: February 17, 2015

Alyssa Michalke, a junior ocean engineering major in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering, has been selected as the leader of the Texas A&M University Corps of Cadets for the 2015-16 school year. Michalke's selection marks the first time in Texas A&M's 139-year history that a woman wil…

Posted: February 17, 2015

The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University has been awarded a contract to support Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) such as the AggiE-Challenge program. The contract is part of the $5 million grant awarded by The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to the VIP U…

Posted: February 17, 2015

The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University is honoring Dr. Richard Furuta with the Charles W. Crawford Service Award*. He is among three College of Engineering faculty members receiving the award this year for his significant contributions to the college during the past five …

Posted: February 17, 2015

William J. and William R. Winkelmann have established the William J. ’73 and William R. ’09 Winkelmann Endowed Scholarship with their gift to the Texas A&M Foundation. Funds from this endowment will provide scholarships to undergraduate students in civil engineering. William J. “Bill” Winkelman…

Posted: February 17, 2015

Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Distinguished Research Professor Dr. Bjarne Stroustrup was named a 2015 Fellow by the Computer History Museum for his invention of the C++ programming language. As stated in his award recognition, “C++ revolutionized the software industry by enabl…