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Tower Lighting Dec. 8 and 9 to Honor Fall Graduates

The University of Texas at Austin’s Tower will be lighted orange with “12” displayed on the sides of the building windows Dec. 8 and 9 to honor about 3,100 students receiving degrees at the end of this fall semester.

Surprising Early Results from the Nation’s Deepest Research on Consumer Electricity Use

Event: The Austin Forum on Science, Technology & Society will host “The Smart Grid Unveiled: How Pecan Street's Big Data Research is Uncovering the Promise of a Customer-Driven Energy Revolution” presented by Brewster McCracken, executive director of Pecan Street Inc. When: 5:45 p.m., Tuesday, June 5. This event is free and open to the public.…   » Continue Reading

University of Texas at Austin Supercomputing Center to Receive $10 Million in Private Funding

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin today announced it has received a commitment of $10 million from the O'Donnell Foundation to advance data-driven science, also called data-enabled or data-intensive science.