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University of Texas at Austin, Gas Technology Institute Put First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus on the Road in Texas
The University of Texas at Austin and Gas Technology Institute (GTI) have introduced a joint technology program that features the first hydrogen fuel cell bus to be licensed and operated in Texas.
Strauss Center Creates Jon Brumley Chair in Global Affairs; $1 Million Gift to Fund Research on Benefits, Dangers of Technology
A $1 million gift from Jon and Rebecca Brumley to the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law at The University of Texas at Austin will create a chair dedicated to developing peaceful ways to ensure that technological and scientific advances do not endanger global security.
Biology Professor Camille Parmesan Honored for Conservation Leadership
The nation's leading conservation education and advocacy group has honored Dr. Camille Parmesan, associate professor of integrative biology at The University of Texas at Austin, with its National Conservation Achievement Award for exemplary leadership in protecting the environment and natural resources.
Online Report Offers Recommendations to Design and Build Sustainable Landscapes
The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin, the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) and the United States Botanic Garden (USBG) will release a report today recommending guidelines and a rating system for sustainable landscape design.
Professor Emeritus James McKie Dies at 85
James W. McKie, professor emeritus of economics, died Oct. 30, following a long illness.


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