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HRI Director Larry McKinney to Attend White House Ocean Summit

Nov 06, 2019
Dr. Larry McKinney, Senior Executive Director of the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies (HRI) at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, has been invited to participate in a White House Summit on Partnerships in Ocean Science and Technology Thursday, Nov. 14.

Island University Honors Regents Professor at Alumni Shrimp Boil

Nov 06, 2019
Islander alumni, faculty, and staff gathered Oct. 26 at a remote College of Science and Engineering (COSE) research station to celebrate the accomplishments of a Regents Professor and to enjoy a Cajun-style shrimp boil.

Island University to add Civil, Industrial Engineering Programs

Oct 25, 2019
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s engineering program will expand to now offer civil and industrial engineering bachelor’s degrees after receiving final approval on Oct. 24, from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Island Scientist Joins International Team in $1.1 Million Study of Low Oxygen Impact on Fish

Oct 23, 2019
A Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi researcher is part of an international team that has been awarded $1.14 million by the National Science Foundation to study how important fish species are reacting to oxygen loss in three locations around the world.