Friday, March 20th
TAMU COPRI will be taking a field trip to the Port of Houston for tours of the facilities and the ship channel. We will be exposed to and overview and the logisitics of running on of the largest ports in the nation.
This event is tentatively scheduled for this date, more information will come later. We will be leaving for Houston early on friday morning and carpooling to the port.
Super Science Techno Night
Tuesday, April 12th
Southwood Valley Elementary School, College Station
5 - 8 pm
TAMU COPRI will be attending the Super Techno Science Night at Southwood Valley Elementary in College Station.
This is a night when elementary school kids walk around to learn about different exhibits from science and engineering departments. We will have our miniature wave tank on display like last year. If you want to help out just email us back at firstname.lastname@example.org
On Friday, March 25th several members of COPRI were invited to join HDR/Shiner-Mosely on a site visit of wetland restoration and protection project that occured on Galveston Island. Ten members were taken out via boat to inspect the project that had been completed in November of 2010. Many thanks to Lauren Augustin of HDR and Cherie O'Brien of the Texas Parks and Wildlife for facilitating the tour.
Check out the Pictures page for photographs of the event.
Lesley Ewing, California Coastal Commission
Thursday November 4th, 2010
CE/TTI Room 201-L
11:30 - 12:30
Just a reminder to everyone that we will be having the second meet and greet/Q&A session of our COPRI Speaker Series with our guest for next weeks seminar. It will be held in CE/TTI Room 201-L from 11:30-12:30. The speaker is Lesley Ewing from California Coastal Commission. Come ready to ask her any questions you may have about her work in Coastal Protection.
If you missed out on the Haynes Lab visit, some pictures are now up showing off the 3D Wave Basin and the 2D Towing Tank
Monday, September 20th
Meet at Hydrolab at 3:50 PM
Join us next monday afternoon, September 20th, for a visit to the Haynes Coastal Engineering Laboratory. We will be meeting outside of the Hydrolab at 3:50 PM to carpool over to west campus. There will be a tour of the facility as well as a demonstration of the labs wave generating capabilities.
Oleg Mouraenko, Moffatt & Nichol
Sepstember 23rd, 2010
CE/TTI Room 808-X
Just a reminder to everyone that we will be having the first meet and greet/Q&A session of our COPRI Speaker Series with our guest for next weeks seminar. It will be held in CE/TTI Room 808-X from 3:30-4:30 PM. The speaker is Oleg Mouraenko, PhD, from Moffatt & Nichol based out of Houston. Come ready to ask him any questions you may have about work in the Coastal Engineering Industry.
Check the calender for updated information on meet and greets with some of our seminar speakers, visits to the Haynes Lab, and updates on the COPRI Congress.
Beginning of the Year Celebration
Haynes Lab Field Trip
Inaugural COPRI Congress in Memphis, TN
COPRI Speaker Series