Category Archives: Other Stuff

Royal Annex Coffee

We try to bring you new and unique coffee shops on our blog, but we were surprised to find Joshua Rogg setting up his own coffee shop in our Royal Lane office this morning! Members of our team enjoyed freshly ground, Chemex® brewed coffee, and it definitely gives Starbucks a run for its money. Head to https://www.chemexcoffeemaker.com/ to learn more.

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Celebrate History – Invest in the Future

This week marks the 50th anniversary of
the Apollo 11 lunar landing,Alpha Testing - Apollo Anniversary and Space Center Houston is celebrating all week long! The highlight of the celebrations will be a day long outdoor festival on July 20th, including a Family STEM Zone, book signings, Apollo-themed learning experiences, and a concert featuring WALK THE MOON and Phillip Phillips. Click here for schedule and ticket information.

Did you know Alpha has worked on multiple projects at Johnson Space Center? One of these projects is Building 21 (pictured below), the Human Health and Performance Laboratory. This facility houses the biomedical research team which supports astronaut health, safety and performance. This team will be integral to NASA’s future explorations, including creating technologies that will one day allow humans to travel to Mars!

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Alpha’s Festive 4th!

Our Alpha family celebrated the 4th of July a little early last week, taking the opportunity to enjoy some food, fellowship, and even a photo booth! Here are some of our favorite pictures from the celebrations!

 

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Got Fireworks?

We’ve rounded up some of the best ways to celebrate the 4th of July throughout Texas. Whether you’re heading to a local parade, catching a ballgame, or just ready to watch some fireworks, we’ve found something for you! Check out the links below for events near you!

Dallas/Fort Worth

Houston

San Antonio

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Celebrating Our Alpha Dads

Alpha Testing’s Dallas office held a Father’s Day Cookout last Friday to celebrate our Alpha dads! In typical Father’s Day fashion, we made them grill their own lunch! Check out a few pics from the event below.

Sweet Tea and Sweet Victory

Much of Texas has been blessed with a “cool” month of June, but this is still Texas so we all know it’s just a matter of time before those temperatures hit the triple digits. If you’re looking for some air conditioned fun, head over to Houston’s Tea and Victory for some old-fashioned board games! Grab a couple of your favorite people to play one, or a few, of their over 500 board games! You read that right, over FIVE HUNDRED. Have some friendly competition while enjoying some loose-leaf tea, locally roasted coffee, and unique treats.

Visit http://teaandvictory.com/ to learn more about one of Houston’s first board game cafes.

 

With Liberty and Coffee For All!

Sons of Liberty Coffee was voted Best Coffee in Fort Worth by the Readers last year in Fort Worth Magazine. Located close to downtown and with free parking, Sons of Liberty is the perfect place for a meeting or to hang out with friends. They serve awesome drinks like nitro infused cold brew, liberty lattes and chocolate milk on tap! Tacos and sandwiches are also on the menu. For hours and location go to: https://sonscoffee.com/