Topic: BP

In the Know

Sept. 20, 2010
In the Know

The Sept. 20 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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Prof discusses controversy surrounding oil spill criminal probe

July 20, 2010
Prof discusses controversy surrounding oil spill criminal probe

Charles Silver, professor and the Roy W. and Eugenia C. McDonald Endowed Chair of Civil Procedure in the School of Law, discusses the controversy surrounding the criminal probe into the Gulf oil spill. Silver says "... everyone can breathe easier -- except the people responsible for the spill. They may go to prison."

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Scientists, engineers and researchers contribute expertise to catastrophic BP oil spill

July 12, 2010

As oil continues to gush into the Gulf of Mexico, The University of Texas at Austin is marshaling its expertise to respond.

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Eyes on the Gulf

July 12, 2010
Eyes on the Gulf

Satellite imagery, Gulf water sampling, national news reports and oil flow diagrams offer photographic documentation of The University of Texas at Austin faculty's deep involvement in remedying the BP oil spill challenges.

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Communication expert discusses BP's "what if" game

July 7, 2010
Communication expert discusses BP's "what if" game

Terry Hemeyer, a senior lecturer in the Department of Advertising and Public Relations in the College of Communication, discusses his perspective on BP's crisis communication.

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