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Dr. Jean-Louis Briaud, distinguished professor and holder of the Spencer J. Buchanan Chair in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, was selected to be the 2015-2016 Cross-USA lecturer for the Geo-Institute (GI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Sele…


Students in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISEN) at Texas A&M University recently returned from a college-sponsored trip to Puerto Rico. On this trip, students experienced industrial and systems engineering in the context of another culture. A total of 27 ISEN students pa…


Seven nationally and internationally prominent scholars, including four who will be part of the Dwight Look College of Engineering, were inducted as Faculty Fellows of the The Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Studies (TIAS) On Friday, Jan. 30. TIAS’ primary mission is to bring renowne…


The Aggie Women in Computer Science (AWICS) recently hosted its 5th annual Trick-or-Research, an event designed to introduce undergraduates and first-year graduate students to some of the research in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University. More than 100 stude…


There are many teaching innovations that are being implemented in universities to improve instruction. Many faculty within the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University are actively bringing these practices to their classrooms. One new method of teaching is called “f…


The Department of Computer Science and Engineering Peer Teacher Program connects students who have a passion for helping others succeed and students who are driven and excited about learning. The peer teachers in the program are knowledgeable undergraduate students that have been selected as mentors…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering will participate in Texas A&M University’s annual premiere recruiting event, Aggieland Saturday, on Feb. 15 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The open house will include resource tables from each of the undergraduate programs in the Look College for prospective stude…


More than 100 students from the Industrial Distribution Program visited Womack Machine Supply Co. in Dallas Oct. 4 as part of their Manufacturer Distributor Relations class (IDIS 340).  (Pictured: Industrial distribution students at Womack Machine Supply Co. Oct. 4) This class includes an indust…


The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents approved the system’s capital plan, which includes a 600,000 square foot complex dedicated to undergraduate engineering education at Texas A&M University, a key component in the Dwight Look College of Engineering’s effort to transform engineer…