Exhibits - 2014
March 31, 2014 to February 1, 2015
George Bush was a successful and pioneering Texas oilman, first on land and then offshore in the Gulf of Mexico. As a tribute to his role in the development and use of the innovative independent leg offshore jack-up rig Scorpion launched by LeTourneau in 1956, the exhibit tells the story of offshore drilling. It focuses on the history, development and future of offshore drilling, with an emphasis on the work of George Bush, emerging technologies and ongoing research at Texas A&M University.
November 16, 2013 to January 4, 2014
On Oct. 19, 1938, College Station – the name used for decades by the Postal Service when delivering mail via train to Texas A&M College – officially incorporated as a city.
November 9, 2010
Cancer is always very personal. Ever since the tragic death of their 3-year-old daughter, Robin, from cancer, President George Bush and Mrs. Barbara Bush have been inspired and motivated to fight this terrible disease. Robin's passing was a turning point in their lives, stirring their lifetime commitment to do whatever they could to bring an end to cancer.