Campus News

R/V TridentTexas A&M Galveston Receives New Scientific Research Vessel
Texas A&M University at Galveston has just taken delivery of a new $2.5 million dollar research vessel: the R/V Trident.Constructed over the last year...

Symposium winnersSymposium Winners
The TAMUG student symposium attracted 62 poster presentations. Largest number yet. Below is a list of award winners in the various poster categories as well as students awarded various TIO, RAC and other scholarships...

CASE Awards Texas A&M Galveston's Marketing and Communications Department Wins Two First Place CASE Awards
The Texas A&M University at Galveston Office of Marketing and Communications took first place in the categories of Best Institutional Identity Marketing Program...

rollercoasterNew NASA-Texas A&M-Galveston App Allows Public To Track Seaweed Hitting Texas Coast
Working with NASA scientist, Texas A&M University at Galveston researchers unveiled today a first-of-its kind app to track seaweed – technically called sargassum...

rollercoaster‘Monster’ Hurricanes Have Hit New England For 2,000 Years
A new study shows that the American Northeastern seaboard has been hit by dozens of “monster” hurricanes over the past 2,000 years, many of them dwarfing...

MerrellDr. Bill Merrell receives BAHEP’s 2015 Quasar Award
The Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership honored Dr. Bill Merrell, the George P. Mitchell ’40 chair in Marine Sciences at Texas A&M University at Galveston, with its prestigious 2015 Quasar...

Got your 6Got Your 6 in Texas: Military Friendly Starts Here
In the military, “Got your 6” means “Got your back.” The national Got Your 6 campaign ( was launched in 2012 by a coalition of nonprofit service groups and an array of Hollywood celebrities and industry leaders. The goal is to “bridge the civilian-military divide” and to enhance support for our military and veterans and their families, through six “Pillars” ranging from health to education.

The Texas A&M University System and its eleven universities were among the first 50 institutions of higher education to sign the Got Your 6 Education Pillar pledge of support for veterans.

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August 31

Gig'em Week

Root Beer Floats with your Community Leaders

Welcome Reception

Know More, Do More: Campus Safety

Mandatory Floor Meetings

First Day of Classes

September 1

Gig'em Week

Sync Up with Student Affairs

The Icing on Your Education

Dept. of General Academics Open House

Dept. of Marine Science Open House

Dept. of Marine Biology Open House

Dept. of Marine Engineering Technology & Offshore &Coastal Systems Engineering Open House

Dept. of Maritime Administration Open House

Mandatory Floor Meetings

Silver Taps in Memory of Heid De Guzman '17

September 2

Gig'em Week

Financial Literacy Session

Counseling and Career Services Open House

Paint The Town Maroon

Are you 12th Man Enough?

September 3

Gig'em Week

International Student Reception

Organization Night

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