Archive for Undergraduate

For many engineering students, the daily grind consists of waking up, studying and going to sleep. Matthew Baumgartner, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, found time to impact lives by co-founding a branch of 180 Degrees Consulting. “180 …


Texas A&M University at Qatar engineering student Abdulaziz Al-Qahtani won the finale of the first edition of IgniteDoha with his presentation on problem-solving at the Texas A&M Engineering Building in Education City. IgniteDoha, much like a TED talk, tasked students to introduce a parti…


Dr. Zachary Grasley, associate professor and Peter C. Forster Faculty Fellow I in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, was selected as a First Year Faculty Fellow in the Dwight Look College of Engineering. This new program was designed to attract the most talented…


A team of undergraduate students from the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University was selected as the winners of the 2015 American Nuclear Society Design Competition, a national competition that allows students to identify and solve a specific need within the nuclear engineeri…


TAMUHack, student organization in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University held its second annual hackathon on campus in October. The student organization began in 2014 with the mission to put on the largest programming and hardware event on campus. During the …


The Texas A&M University Institute for Industrial Engineers (IIE) Student Chapter will hold a career fair on Sept. 8 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Emerging Technologies Building lobby. The career fair will give students the opportunity to network within the industrial and systems engineering field an…


Students both across the nation and abroad were given the opportunity to participate in ongoing research with the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University through the Dwight Look College of Engineering’s Undergraduate Summer Research Grant program.  The program selects stude…


A team of undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University was among the top finalists in the 2015 Texas Instruments (TI) Innovation Challenge. The TI Innovation Challenge contest is designed to encourage engineering students to submit desi…


Matthew Aguirre, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, placed second at the Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium Poster Session. He was among more than 100 undergraduate researchers from the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and …


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…


Robin Hall, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the A.O. Putnam Memorial Scholarship by the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE). The scholarship recognizes exceptional undergraduate students in industrial engineering …


Texas A&M at Qatar’s Society of Petroleum Engineers’ (SPE) student chapter has won the 2015 Outstanding Student Chapter Award of the Year Award for the Middle East Region. This award is the highest honor for a chapter. There are hundreds of chapters in the region and it is a remarkable achieveme…


Anthony Ramirez, a senior in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected to be a student ambassador for the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME). For the past 40 years, NACME has awarded engineering scholarships to …


Texas A&M University recently recognized 70 engineering undergraduate and graduate students who earned their business management certificates. The business management certificate (BMC) program, which is a joint program between the Dwight Look College of Engineering and the Mays Business School,…


Michael Bass, an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the 2015 Brown Foundation-Earl Rudder Memorial Outstanding Student Award. Through a gift from the Brown Foundation of Houston, the Brown Foundation-Earl Rudder Outst…