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The Dwight Look College of Engineering will participate in Texas A&M University’s annual premiere recruiting event, Aggieland Saturday, on Feb. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The open house will include resource tables from each of the undergraduate programs in the Look College for prospective studen…


BP named The Maroon COG the winner of the Texas A&M University Ultimate Field Trip (UFT) Competition Campus Finals, an annual competition that asks university students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields to solve a real-world global energy challenge…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University honored five students with its Craig C. Brown Outstanding Senior Engineering Award during a banquet Nov. 13 at the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M campus. Seniors Laura Bolling, Matthew Giglio, Eric Gil, Lauren Lauher a…


Two embedded intelligence systems designed and developed by undergraduate students in Texas A&M University’s Dwight Look College of Engineering were aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket headed to the International Space Station (ISS). The Electronic Systems Engineering Technology (ESET) students dev…


The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) at Texas A&M University received two prestigious awards during the SWE annual conference, WE14, which was held recently in Los Angeles. The Texas A&M chapter received the Outstanding Collegiate Section Award and the Outreach Event/Series Award.  The Coll…


Texas A&M Engineering hosted the 2014 Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Summer Camp from June 15-20. This year's cam provided a week-long fun and educational camp experience for 62 middle school girls interested in engineering.  The camp participants stayed in Texas A&M dorms for a week allo…


The Texas A&M Formula SAE team will be competing in the 2014 Formula SAE Lincoln Student Design competition that will be held at the Lincoln Airpark in Lincoln, Neb., June 18-21. The Formula SAE Series competitions challenge teams of university undergraduates and graduate students to conceive, …


The Texas A&M concrete canoe team will be competing at the National Concrete Canoe Competition June 19-21 at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. The team, which consists of 17 civil engineering majors and one aerospace engineering major, earned a spot in the national competition by winni…


Ammon Berrios receives Texas A&M Engineering's 100,000th degree. The Dwight Look College of Engineering celebrated an academic milestone by awarding its 100,000th degree at the spring 2014 commencement ceremonies held in Reed Arena on the Texas A&M University campus. “Reaching this…


Five students representing the Electronic Systems Engineering Technology Program (ESET) at Texas A&M University presented papers on a number of topics at the ASEE Gulf Southwest Regional Conference in New Orleans April 2-4. Tanner Perkins was awarded best student paper for his paper and present…


BP named Team Maroon Fish the winner of the Texas A&M University Ultimate Field Trip (UFT) Competition Campus Finals, a contest that asked college students in technical fields from leading U.S. universities to solve real-world energy challenges. The team of three engineering students from Texas…


Texas A&M University’s Dwight Look College of Engineering will celebrate National Engineers Week, or E-Week, during the week of Feb. 17-21.  Once again, Statoil will serve as the corporate sponsor of the A&M event. The national event aims to promote engineering in society, and Texas A&M…


The engineering program at Texas A&M University gathered 70 deep water industry leaders on its campus October 18 to discuss the how to best develop a program in subsea engineering, a field dealing with the challenges related to oil and gas to the exploration, drilling and development of oil and …


Dr. Ramanathan V. Guha, vice president of research at Google, presented the talk “Ideas that Shaped the Web,” Sept. 17 as part of the Dwight Look College of Engineering’s Dean’s Lecture Series. Guha, the man behind both the knowledge-graph and schema.org at Google, joined Google in 2005 and is curr…


Growing up, Dr. Mae C. Jemison always assumed she would go into space. The way she saw it, by the time she was old enough, she would just be able to get on a plane and travel to another planet. It may not have happened as she planned, but Jemison did end up going into space. Now she is part of 100 …