SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY


NSF Awards $621,000 to UTEP Team for Arctic Research

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded $621,488 to The University of Texas at El Paso under the direction of Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Jennie McLaren for Arctic research that will assess herbivore impacts on carbon cy...

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Grant Helps Fuel Petroleum Chemistry Research

The American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund has awarded UTEP Assistant Professor Skye Fortier, Ph.D., a $110,000 grant to help develop a safer, low-energy chemical approach to convert petroleum feedstocks into value-added products that can...

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BUILD Symposium to Showcase Summer Research

What: BUILDing SCHOLARS Fall Research Symposium When: Friday, Sept. 30 (Session 1: 2:45-4 p.m., Session 2: 4:15-5:30 p.m.) Where: El Paso Natural Gas Conference Center, UTEP Campus Approximately 65 undergraduate students will present their health-rel...

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Public Invited to COURI Summer Symposium

UTEP and the Campus Office of Undergraduate Research Initiatives (COURI) will hold the Summer 2016 COURI Symposium on Aug. 6, featuring 117 undergraduate students from UTEP and other local, national and international universities presenting their res...

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UTEP Team Wins Global Geology Competition

Originally published July 14, 2016 By Lisa Y. Garibay and Lauren Macias-Cervantes UTEP Communications The Imperial Barrel Award (IBA) team from The University of Texas at El Paso’s Department of Geological Sciences brought home a first place win in t...

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