Houston Chronicle – TriFusion Devices from Texas A&M University won nearly $400,000 in cash and prizes as the grand prize winner of the 2016 Rice Business Plan Competition.
KBTX-TV – An exhibition showcasing the service of Texas A&M graduates in World War II that has been in Belgium will make its way into local venues starting at the end of this year.
The Eagle – The College Station City Council nailed down a list of goals it would like to accomplish in the upcoming fiscal year, and even a few the group would like to complete by the end of the current fiscal year — the most ambitious being establishing an economic development corporation.
Texas Monthly – According to Elon Musk, there four modes of transportation: Planes, trains, cars, and boats. That’s true, at least as far as crossing large distances are concerned. So when Musk introduced the concept of the Hyperloop back in 2012—declaring it the fifth mode of transportation—people were understandably excited by the potential.
The Eagle – That this weekend’s events were held at A&M speaks well for the university and its Dwight Look College of Engineering. Simply put, A&M was invited to host this weekend because of the reputation the college has in the engineering community. Already, a number of Aggies are working for SpaceX, helping design the future of space travel.
Houston Chronicle – Studio Movie Grill, Blaze Pizza and Neighbors Emergency Center will be the first tenants at the mixed-use development planned near Texas A&M University.