The role of research universities in nuclear science, energy and policy was the topic of a panel and reception Dec. 11 in Washington, D.C., where panelists and speakers recognized the importance of higher education to ensuring the U.S. remains a global leader in nuclear research and development.
Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recognized faculty and staff at Texas A&M Engineering's annual holiday reception.
Dr. Calvin Finch has been named the director of the Water Conservation and Technology Center in San Antonio. The Texas Center for Applied Technology (TCAT), in partnership with the Texas Water Resources Institute will administer the center. TCAT is a center housed within the Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES).
SAN ANTONIO — Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp recently announced the formation of a new A&M system center to address multiple water issues in and develop solutions for Texas. Texas AgriLife Research, Texas AgriLife Extension Service, Texas Engineering Experiment Station and Texas A&M University–San Antonio are collaborating on the development of the Water Conservation and Technology Center that will support high priority projects that focus on Texas’ water issues.