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R/V Trident

Texas 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...(more)

Symposium winners

Symposium Winners

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

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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...(more)

Sargasum on Galveston Beaches

New 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...(more)


‘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...(more)

Dr. Merrell

Dr. 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...(more)