2014

News Articles

January

January 17 - Farmers Foundation dines on campus and learns about Texas A&M University at Galveston

January 25 - Public Notice : Tuition Hearing

January 27 - TAMUG studies water quality in Houston bayous

January 27 - With a midnight yell, he gave more.

January 30 - Approximately 100 students and coaches to participate in the regional National Ocean Sciences Bowl on Feb. 1

January 31 - Dr. William “Bill” Merrell receives Unsung Hero Award from the Galveston Chamber of Commerce

February

February 7 - Texas A&M at Galveston to host Galveston County Science and Engineering Fair, Feb. 8

February 14 - Science Olympiad to take place at the Galveston campus of Texas A&M University on Feb. 15

February 18 - The Ways Animals Move Could Help Humans

February 28 - NASA provides $100,000 funding for Texas A&M University at Galveston marine sciences project

March

March 3 - STEMING the Tide

March 4 - State scientists gather for prestigious meeting at Texas A&M University at Galveston

March 10 - Texas A&M University at Galveston shapes Aggie shipmates

March 10 - NASA gives $100K grant to Texas A&M-Galveston

March 25 - Up to 500 Texas A&M Galveston students to lend a helping hand to Galveston Island residents

March 25 - A&M-Galveston researchers ready to put expertise to work on oil spill

March 26 - Galveston Oil Spill Threatens Wildlife During Migration Season

April

April 14 - Texas A&M Galveston researchers seeking to improve life in coastal regions.

April 14 - Three mystery ships to be explored off Galveston

April 18 - Former Port of Houston Executive Director joins the faculty at Texas A&M University at Galveston

April 29 - Shipwreck search yields surprise discovery: Underwater volcano of asphalt

May

May 8 - Texas A&M University at Galveston prepares Aggie engineers for lucrative ocean related careers.

May 9 - A&M System Chancellor to speak at A&M Galveston commencement

May 13 - Texas Senator A.R. “Babe” Schwartz dedicates public trust library collection to Texas A&M University at Galveston

May 15 - Texas Sea Grant leader to advance sustainability

May 15 - Methane Gas Consumed Slower Than Expected After 2010 Gulf Explosion

May 21 - Upgraded training ship carries Aggies to sea

May 27 - Texas A&M University Galveston researchers join NOAA investigation of Monterrey Shipwrecks in the Gulf of Mexico

May 29 - Texas A&M Galveston & HCC sign partnership agreement

June

June 19 - Texas A&M Galveston Welcomed the Inaugural Class of Terry Foundation Scholars on Campus

July

August

 August 11 - Texas A&M University and Hunt Companies Partner on $45 Million Cadet Residence Hall

September

September 11 - Texas A&M-Galveston Researchers Tackling Stinky Seaweed Problem

October

November

November 5 - Keeping Rhythm on the Sea: A History of Sea Shanties

November 14 - Texas A&M University at Galveston Statement Concerning Chartwells Dining Services Complaint

November 20 - Consortium led by Texas A&M University at Galveston awarded $7.25 million to support research on the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill

November 20 - Texas A&M Galveston’s Dr. Bill Merrell to be honored with BAHEP’s 2015 Quasar Award

November 20 - Texas A&M Galveston Marine Biology professor receives prestigious Regents Professor Award

November 20 - Texas A&M University at Galveston researchers awarded $1.9 million to study deep-ocean fauna in the Gulf of Mexico

November 21 - Dr. Armitage featured in latest edition of Texas Shores

December

December 4 - Texas A&M System Announces Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event