2017

News Articles

January

January 17 - Remote Sensing of Seaweed Movements Enhanced by French and Texas A&M Galveston Collaboration

January 24 - Superintendent Appointed at Texas A&M Maritime Academy

February

February 16 - From Galveston to the South Pole, a Texas A&M Galveston student conducts significant marine research and also receives a wedding proposal

February 16 - Academic Complex Phase 2 construction underway at Texas A&M Galveston

March

March 3 - Texas A&M Galveston helps sponsor Maritime security conference in Galveston

March 7 - Texas A&M Galveston professor joins national study on the growing dangers of urban flooding

March 21 - Hundreds of Texas A&M Galveston students lend a helping hand to Galveston residents

March 23 - Texas A&M Galveston professor honored as a Presidential Impact Fellow

April

May

May 2 - Texas A&M Galveston's sea turtle patrol is back in action as turtles return to nest on Texas beaches

May 5 - Another record breaking commencement for Texas A&M Galveston

May 8 - Famed marine biologist honored with Texas A&M System Study Abroad Award

May 11 - Texas A&M Galveston scientists part of international team discovering amazing new sea life from submerged cave in Cozumel

June

June 26 - Texas A&M Galveston professor receives fellowship to study ways to lessen flooding

July

July 20 - First Very Large Crude Carrier docks with Texas A&M Maritime Academy graduate as the pilot

July 24 - U.S. Navy depends on Texas A&M Galveston graduate’s forecasts

July 25 - Texas A&M Galveston student's research looks for ways to control algae that's harmful to humans

July 27 - Texas A&M Galveston graduate goes from a steel-toe boot Coast Guard officer to stilettos as Mrs. Texas United States 2017

July 31 - Texas A&M Galveston's Rudder Radio is On The Air

August

August 21 - Texas A&M Galveston student heads to prestigious Woods Hole

August 21 - Texas A&M Galveston student turns her love of sea life into a scholarship and works of art

August 17 - Texas A&M Graduate named Volunteer of the Year by Flower Garden Banks

August 10 - Texas A&M Galveston part of largest Summer Commencement in Texas A&M history

September

September 19 - Texas A&M Galveston professor warns of beach erosion from Harvey

September 21 - Consortium led by Texas A&M Galveston awarded $2.54 million to continue research on the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill

October

October 6 - Record Enrollment for Texas A&M Galveston’s Fall 2017 Semester

October 9 - Graduate of Texas A&M Galveston studies the effects of road salting on wildlife and human food sources

October 16 - Professor Santschi Uses Molecules to See the Big Picture of Nuclear Waste

October 16 - Dr. Brody and CTBS Lead Response to Hurricane Harvey

October 17 - Texas A&M Galveston Shark Tagging Project Could Reveal Key Secrets

October 31 - Texas A&M Galveston Researchers Receive Grants to Study the Effects of Hurricane Harvey

November

November 3 - Smithsonian Exhibition Exploring the Global Water Story On View at Texas A&M Galveston

November 8 - Smithsonian Exhibit "H2O Today" Opens at Texas A&M Galveston

November 13 - Texas A&M Galveston Professor to Speak at Maritime Cybersecurity Breakfast Conference

November 17 - Texas A&M Galveston Senior Earns Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarship

December