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Theme Park Organization, TPO

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
TPO
Purpose:
The Texas A&M Theme Park Organization (TPO) is the only Texas A&M Student Organization specializing in the theme park industry. As a Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) NextGen Organization, TPO gives students access to professional network opportunities within the amusement parks industry. The Theme Park Organization brings together students that are passionate about theme parks, welcoming both professionally focused students and casual theme park enthusiasts.
Year Founded:
Spring 2012
Membership Dues:
$20 per semester
Admits Members:
All Year

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Christopher Canario
Public Contact E-mail Address:
ccanario@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
925-325-5052

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://tamuTPO.com
Organization E-mail Address:
tpoexecteam@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
General (No College)
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
31-50
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Twice per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per semester
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Three or more times per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Once per year
International Travel:
Never