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Longtime supporters of Texas A&M University Artie and Dorothy McFerrin will further contribute to their legacy at Texas A&M with a $3 million gift to the Dwight Look College of Engineering to endow a new Professor of Practice in Entrepreneurship and to support construction of the new Enginee…


The Student Engineers’ Council (SEC) at Texas A&M University is hosting its 2014 Spring Career Fair on Tuesday (Jan. 28) at Reed Arena. The fair, which runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., is the premier recruiting event for the Dwight Look College of Engineering. The career fair is planned, organized, …


A graduate of the Dwight Look College of Engineering has established an endowment to support sustainability at his alma mater. H.W. (Bill) Clark of Friendswood, Texas, is a 1974 graduate of the college. A chemical engineering major, Clark is an Eagle Scout, served eight years in the U.S. Army and w…


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus the William & Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow in Chemical Engineering. Lutkenhaus is an assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering. She also is an affiliated faculty m…


Thirteen faculty members in the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University have been recognized by the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) as TEES Fellows. The TEES Fellow designation recognizes established faculty members with a history of continuous performance…


On December 18, Assistant Professor Jodie Lutkenhaus of the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, will present her research efforts in advanced batteries as a part of Minnesota High Tech Association's (MHTA) webinar series, A Break for Breakthroughs. The m…


Pictured left to right: Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, with Jean-Louis Briaud, Teresa Wright, Linda Huff and Robert Nevels. Faculty and staff in the Dwight Look College of Engineering and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) were recognized Dec…


Texas A&M University at Qatar’s Dr. Patrick Linke is working to create innovative solutions to one of the desert country’s most pressing challenges: food security. The chemical engineering professor is collaborating with the Qatar National Food Security Program (QNFSP) to address challenging wa…


Professor Mahmoud El-Halwagi of the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, is this year’s recipient of the Celanese Teaching Award. The award recognizes El-Halwagi for his dedication and outstanding contributions to education and professional development of ch…


Dr. Nancy M. Amato and Dr. Perla Beatriz Balbuena are among the seven Texas A&M University faculty members recognized as 2013 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in recognition of their scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or i…


Victoria Ehlinger, a senior chemical engineering student at Texas A&M University, recently received two awards for her research efforts in converting shale gas to methanol. Ehlinger placed first for Outstanding Oral Presentation by an Undergraduate Student, at the 3rd International Conference o…


The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) announced today that a team of Texas institutions led by the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station’s (TEES) Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center has been selected to manage the Ocean Energy Safety Institute. United States congressm…


Three papers co-written by Dr. Mahmoud El-Halwagi of the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, were recognized by Computers & Chemical Engineering journal as three of the most cited papers for 2010-2012, and one paper was cited among the most downloaded…


The 100 fastest-growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world were recognized today (Oct. 25) at the 9th Annual Aggie 100 program, sponsored by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. The Aggie 100 focuses on growth as an i…


Dr. Mark Holtzapple of the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, was one of three recipients of the 2013 Bush Excellence Awards. At a dinner hosted by President R. Bowen Loftin and the Texas A&M International Advisory Board, awards were presented to Dr. …