Topic: Colombia

Nobel Prize-Winning Author Gabriel García Márquez's Archive Acquired by The University of Texas at Austin's Harry Ransom Center

Nov. 24, 2014

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel García Márquez (19272014).

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Law Professor Karen Engle Receives Fulbright Specialists Award

Aug. 18, 2010

The U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board have selected The University of Texas School of Law Professor Karen L. Engle to receive a Fulbright Specialists grant for a project proposed by the Universidad de Los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia this month.

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Engineer educates and inspires in Colombia

Sept. 19, 2007
Aerospace engineer Cesar Ocampo helps a student fly a spacecraft using a joystick during a visit to a school in Colombia.

Colombia is hundreds of miles and an ocean away from Austin but very near to Cesar Ocampo's heart. It's where he was born, where he met his wife and where he plans to start a non-profit organization to help the country's neediest people while opening their eyes to what he knows best space.

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