Archive for Undergraduate

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…


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 ’…


The advanced humanoid robot, Valkyrie, unveiled by NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) walks, thanks to Texas A&M University’s Dr. Aaron Ames and his research team as part of the larger NASA Valkyrie team. Ames, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and his research team …


Texas A&M University engineering students are working with the NASA High School Students United with NASA to Create Hardware (HUNCH) Program to help high school student teams take their experiments to the International Space Station (ISS).  The NASA STEM To Space (S2S) project is helping the …


Aggie ocean engineering students from the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering will be recognized today (Nov. 8) at the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME) Annual Meeting in Seattle. The Texas A&M students competed in the International Student Offshore Design Competition …


A student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University is one of two students selected to receive a prestigious Astronaut Scholarship. Amanda Couch, a senior in the department, along with Dillon Amaya, a senior meteorology student, will be presented the $10,0…


A team of two juniors and two graduate students from the Texas A&M Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering placed third in a national warehouse design competition.


Two undergraduate engineering studentshave been selected for the University Innovation (UI) Fellows program of the National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation, funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). Dean Tate, a junior electronics engineering technology major, and Graham Leslie…


The Professional Association for Industrial Distribution (PAID) hosted its sixth annual Career Expo Oct. 3 at the Memorial Student Center at Texas A&M University. The Career Expo was preceded by Golf Tournament (a scramble-style tournament between industry representatives and industrial distrib…


Texas A&M University at Qatar and Occidental Petroleum of Qatar Ltd. (Oxy Qatar) celebrated a send-off of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) students to the annual SPE technical conference in New Orleans. The event was hosted at the Texas A&M Engineering Building on the Education City c…


Texas A&M Engineering ranked eighth among engineering schools at public institutions offering a doctorate, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of the country's undergraduate universities and programs. For the second year in a row, the Dwight Look College of Engineeri…


Aerospace engineering students working on their senior capstone design project under the direction of Dr. Jonathan Rogers won second place in the 30th Annual American Helicopter Society (AHS) Student Design Competition. The team’s entrant, a tiltrotor callled “The HealCopter,” took second place i…


It could be said that Reid Joseph, the student body president (SBP) at Texas A&M University for 2013-14, has always been an Aggie. In fact, when the senior industrial distribution major was born in Dallas, the music playing in the delivery room was the Aggie War Hymn. Although he graduated fro…


More than 1,000 students flooded the Zachry Engineering Center lobby Aug. 21 for Engineering New Student Welcome. The event was hosted by Dwight Look College of Engineering as a part of Gig ’Em week, a Texas A&M University event to welcome students to campus. Incoming freshmen and transfer s…


Aggie astronuat Mike Fossum, a 1980 mechanical engineering graduate, will speak to incoming freshmen and transfer students in the Dwight Look College of Engineering tomorrow (Aug. 21). Fossum is  speaking as a part of the Engineering New Student Welcome. His presentation will be at 5:15 p.m. in R…