5 Things You Need To Know — Week Of September 24
The Hagler Institute for Advanced Study at Texas A&M University announced today the nine Faculty Fellows for its Class of 2018-19, each of whom is renowned for significantly advancing research in areas such as engineering, chemistry, physics, materials science, energy and political science.
2. Rivals United: Gifts Establish J. Mike Walker Department Of Mechanical Engineering At Texas A&M, UT
In a rare occurrence and an extraordinary act of philanthropy, The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University each received $20 million gifts from J. Mike Walker to support their Departments of Mechanical Engineering.
Texas A&M University President Michael K. Young will take part in a discussion on higher education costs versus value for the “Economics of Higher Ed” panel at the Texas Tribune Festival this Friday, Sept. 28 at 8:30 a.m.
Student video game designers will create electronic games from scratch in Chillennium 2018, a giant, Texas A&M student-run game jam competition Oct. 12-14, 2018 in the university’s Memorial Student Center.
Silver Taps will be held at Texas A&M University Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 10:30 p.m. to honor the memory of two Aggies who died recently.