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An Interview with Mr. James Ruiz

2019-04-15T02:28:24+00:00

Struggles, Achievements, and Advice from Co-Founder of Q Engineering Written by, Roberto Paredes Edited by, Sriniketh Sukumar Somewhere deep in Mr. Ruiz’s garage lays a box full of memories and experiences from which he learned that “Failure is a pre-requisite for success, if you do not learn how to process, deal and recover [...]

An Interview with Mr. James Ruiz 2019-04-15T02:28:24+00:00

How to Succeed at an Internship Panel Discussion

2019-04-07T20:03:17+00:00

How to Succeed at an Internship Panel- The Highlights By, Sriniketh Sukumar As the academic year comes to a close and all students eagerly look forward to a summer filled with vacationing at the beaches, going to music festivals and concerts, visiting friends and family, and of course...internships! While most content and focus, [...]

How to Succeed at an Internship Panel Discussion 2019-04-07T20:03:17+00:00

Unconventional ways of getting an Internship

2019-03-03T06:52:44+00:00

Getting Your Foot In the Door: A Summary Written by Roberto Paredes, Edited by Sriniketh Sukumar On February 21, 2019, TAMU-SPE hosted  it’s inaugural workshop featuring unconventional methods of kick-starting one’s career, and was of valuable importance to our members. “Getting your foot in the door in the Oil and Gas Industry” was [...]

Unconventional ways of getting an Internship 2019-03-03T06:52:44+00:00

Complementing a Petroleum Engineering degree: Part 2

2019-02-09T20:18:19+00:00

Complementing a Petroleum Engineering degree: Part 2 By, Sriniketh Sukumar Disclaimer: The content in this article does not constitute formal academic advice and should not be treated as such. Always check with your academic advisor(s) before registering for courses or planning out your degree. Are you looking to push your limits beyond the [...]

Complementing a Petroleum Engineering degree: Part 2 2019-02-09T20:18:19+00:00

How to get the most out of my degree plan?

2018-11-03T17:27:18+00:00

Optimizing a Petroleum engineering degree Written and Edited by Sriniketh Sukumar We’re all engineers in the making, and engineers like to optimize resources. An engineering degree plan comes with certain subtleties and nuances that are often overlooked. So, let’s discuss how we can optimize the resources provided to us in college to optimize [...]

How to get the most out of my degree plan? 2018-11-03T17:27:18+00:00

TAMU SPE-Sophomore Retreat 2018

2018-10-02T14:19:14+00:00

TAMU SPE-Sophomore Retreat 2018 Written by Ellin Belz, Edited by Sriniketh Sukumar This weekend last month, incoming petroleum engineering majors of the Fighting Texas Aggie class of 2021 (Whoop!) had an incredible time at the very first SPE Sophomore Retreat, a three-day campsite retreat hosted at camp Cho Yeh just before the start [...]

TAMU SPE-Sophomore Retreat 2018 2018-10-02T14:19:14+00:00

SPEI 2017 President Janeen Judah Interview

2018-02-11T18:46:40+00:00

Interview with the 2017 SPEI President Janeen Judah Interviewed By: Raj Gautham Viswaprabakakaran & Meaghan Anderson Ms. Janeen Judah is the 2017 President of the Society of Petroleum Engineers International. She currently works for Chevron, where she has held several executive and management positions, including General Manager of Chevron’s Southern Africa business, President of the [...]

SPEI 2017 President Janeen Judah Interview 2018-02-11T18:46:40+00:00

Looking for a Job

2018-02-11T18:46:41+00:00

Job Hunting in an Unfavorable Economy Written By Jonathan Holstein and Phoebe Ho-Stone With stagnant oil prices and industry-wide hiring freezes, the future seems very uncertain for many petroleum engineers. Interviews have become scarce, and job offers even rarer. However, there are still many opportunities available, and in this article we will show you how [...]

Looking for a Job 2018-02-11T18:46:41+00:00

How to Choose A Company That Best Fits You

2018-02-11T18:46:41+00:00

Don't Settle Written By: Chris Quinn While finding a job in the oil and gas industry is your primary goal, choosing the job that fits your personal and professional goals is very important. There are several factors that a budding young professional should consider when looking for a job, such as a company’s management style, [...]

How to Choose A Company That Best Fits You 2018-02-11T18:46:41+00:00

Tough Times

2018-02-11T18:46:41+00:00

A Student's Perspective on the Career Enhancement Event Written By: Jonathan Holstein The beginning of the school year marks a new chapter for most students: a clean slate with new hopes and limited stress. Classes are generally sidelined for Gig Em’ week activities, Greek rush events, and all manner of fun activities… However, if you are [...]

Tough Times 2018-02-11T18:46:41+00:00

Welcome Ags!

The Well Log welcomes all Aggies to the 2015-2016 school year!