Topic: Galveston

Forgotten Gateway Exhibit Teaches Lessons of the Immigrant Experience in Texas

June 12, 2009
Poster: Passenger Line from Hamburg to Galveston

Anthropology lecturer uses history exhibit to teach empathy and understanding.

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Survey Reveals Extent of Hurricane Ike's Underwater Damage to Galveston

Oct. 30, 2008

Conducting a rapid response research mission after Hurricane Ike, scientists at The University of Texas at Austin surveyed the inlet between Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, discovering the hurricane significantly reshaped the seafloor and likely carried an enormous amount of sand and sediment out into the Gulf.

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