Archive for Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution

Dr. Barry Lawrence, Leonard and Valerie Bruce Chair in Industrial Distribution and director of Texas A&M University's Industrial Distribution Program, was recently interviewed by "Industrial Distribution" magazine. In the interview, "The Importance Of Education For Working Professionals," Lawre…


The Texas A&M Formula SAE team will be competing in the 2013 Formula SAE Lincoln Student Design competition that will be held at the Lincoln Airpark in Lincoln, Neb., June 19-22. The Formula SAE Series competitions challenge teams of university undergraduates and graduate students to conceive…


The Industrial Distribution Program at Texas A&M University conducted a two-day short course, "Distributor Profitability and Growth Strategies," in Shanghai, China, May 27-28. The course was held at East China University of Science & Technology in Shanghai. The program was offered by the …


Zhan and the second class of ESET students to earn their Green Belts. Earning their Green Belts is an integral part of their undergraduate degree program. Dr. Wei Zhan in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution developed a new course in Six Sigma and Applied Statistic…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University will honor seven alumni April 4 at the Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas. Receiving the Outstanding Alumni Honor Award will be Thomas E. Ferguson ’78, former president of Flow Solutions Group; Col. Mike Fossum ’80, a NASA astron…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University continues to explore new ways to keep its engineering student pipeline filled with highly-motivated and capable new students.


Texas A&M Engineering's graduate program ranked 11th overall  and sixth among public institutions in the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, "America's Best Graduate Schools 2014." The ranking is one place higher than in 2012, when the college ranked 12th overall. Individual programs…


The lobby of the Zachry Engineering Center was flooded with newly admitted incoming freshmen, high school juniors getting ready to apply next summer and K-12 prospective students and their families Feb. 16 at Aggieland Saturday. Approximately 1,500 students visited the Dwight Look College of E…


Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp today announced plans for Texas A&M University to grow engineering enrollment to 25,000 students by 2025.


Pictured: Austin Riddle, Kathy Waskom, Helen Hastings, Kaye Matejka, Barbara Slusher and Tammy Persky, with Dr. M. Katherine Banks.   Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recognized faculty and st…


Among the most effective ways for Texas A&M University to help build the educational pipeline in Texas is through outreach, which is especially critical in the high need STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math). One proponent of the outreach and recruitment model is Dr. Joseph Mo…


Texas A&M Racing, the racing division of the Texas A&M Society of Automotive Engineers student chapter, placed eighth overall in the Grassroots Motorsports Magazine $2012 Competition. More than 40 other competitors from around the country participated in the contest in Gainesville, Fl.…


Pictured above: Westover’s students explain the overall design of the project and embedded control software design to Texas A&M undergraduates Mickie Byrd (seated) and senior Akeem Whitehead (standing) during their visit to League City Oct. 26.    Students from the Dwight Look College of …


The 100 fastest-growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world were recognized Oct. 26 at the 8th 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 indicato…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering hosted 120 prospective engineering students on campus through various summer engineering camps.  Sixty rising junior and senior level high school girls from across Texas and the United States participated in the Women Explore Engineering (WEE) camp July 8…