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Texas A&M at Qatar presents 47 students with Aggie Rings

Published Nov 29, 2020

Texas A&M University at Qatar recently presented 47 students with their Aggie Rings during a lively socially distanced, drive-in ceremony in Education City. Students of Texas A&M University are called “Aggies” and that tradition continues at Texas A&M’s branch campus in Doha. The Aggie Ring worn by…

Texas A&M at Qatar Petroleum Engineering Program hosts presentation competition

Published Nov 25, 2020

Texas A&M at Qatar’s Petroleum Engineering Program held a final technical presentation competition for Dr. Aziz Rahman’s PETE 436 course on 25 Nov. 2020. The panel of judges assessing the students’ presentations included representation from industry partners at North Oil Company, Qatargas and Total, as well as, staff from Texas A&M…

Women’s Faculty Forum to host event on recruiting and retaining female faculty in STEM

Published Nov 25, 2020

The Women’s Faculty Forum at Texas A&M University at Qatar will host a webinar on recruiting and retaining female faculty in STEM fields 1 Dec. from 5 to 6:15 p.m. on Zoom.

Texas A&M at Qatar participates in the Global Entrepreneurship Week

Published Nov 24, 2020

Texas A&M University at Qatar and Texas A&M University faculty and staff hosted a variety of workshops during the Qatar Entrepreneurship Conference (Rowad Qatar) from 15 to 19 Nov. 2020 as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. Rowad Qatar, an initiative of Qatar Development Bank, invited local and international experts and speakers to share their experiences in entrepreneurship and facing…

Pi Tau Sigma hosts lecture by Shell expert

Published Nov 24, 2020

The Texas A&M at Qatar chapter of Pi Tau Sigma (PTS), the international honor society of mechanical engineers, recently hosted an online lecture by Joy Phophichitra, a corrosion expert with Qatar Shell Research and Technology Center.

Robotics team mentored by Texas A&M at Qatar finishes 19th worldwide  

Published Nov 23, 2020

Team Qatar, the STEM-vengers, have finished in 19th place among 175 teams worldwide in the FIRST® Global Challenge. The team is part of Texas A&M University at Qatar’s STEM Hub Robotics Club (SHRC), a joint initiative between the QF partner university…

Texas A&M at Qatar to host Qatar Cool CEO Al Jaidah for next Al Maerifa talk 19 Nov.

Published Nov 16, 2020

Yasser Al Jaidah, CEO of Qatar District Cooling Company (Qatar Cool), will give the next talk in Texas A&M University at Qatar’s next Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series on 19 Nov. via Zoom.  In his talk, “The Inescapable Inevitability of District Energy for our Future,”…

Texas A&M at Qatar faculty and staff host entrepreneurship workshops

Published Nov 12, 2020

Faculty and staff from Texas A&M University at Qatar and Texas A&M University will be hosting workshops on sustainable industrial design, technical standards for entrepreneurs, product design, and more, in the upcoming Qatar Entrepreneurship Conference (Rowad) from 15 to 19 Nov. 2020 as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.  Rowad Qatar, an annual initiative of Qatar Development Bank, focuses…

Japanese emperor awards Former Minister of Energy and Industry H.E. Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada Japan's Order of the Rising Sun

Published Nov 11, 2020

His Majesty Emperor Naruhito of Japan awarded H.E. Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada, Former Minister of Energy and Industry and Former Chair of the Qatar-Japan Joint Economic Committee, with the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun, which is the highest decoration conferred by the Japanese government.

QDB CEO to discuss empowering businesses in virtual seminar hosted by Texas A&M at Qatar

Published Nov 05, 2020

Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al-Khalifa, CEO of Qatar Development Bank, will give the next talk in Texas A&M University at Qatar’s next Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series on 12 Nov. via Zoom. While entrepreneurs and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are regarded…