Topic: Department of Business Government and Society

Undergraduate Students Have New Opportunity to Explore Energy Careers at The University of Texas at Austin

Nov. 11, 2013

An increased interest in energy careers has sparked the development of a specialized undergraduate energy path for students at The University of Texas at Austin.

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UT Energy Poll Shows Divide on Fracking

April 9, 2013
UT Energy Poll Shows Divide on Fracking

Americans have fractured feelings about the natural gas boom. They want more of it produced at home, but they are sharply divided about fracking. Read more.

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New Tools for Teaching Ethics

Nov. 19, 2012
New Tools for Teaching Ethics

Teachers and students now have new ways to explore ethical lessons, thanks to a video series created by the McCombs School of Business.

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Jack Abramoff to Give Ethics Talk at McCombs School of Business

April 12, 2012

Jack Abramoff, the former lobbyist, businessman and movie producer who was indicted on charges of fraud, conspiracy and tax evasion after an extensive corruption investigation, will give a talk on ethics at The University of Texas at Austin on May 2. "You Don't Know Jack! A Conversation with Jack Abramoff" will be held at the ATandT Executive Education and Conference Center from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

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Treasure hunting the U.S. patent system

Sept. 22, 2010
Treasure hunting the U.S. patent system

Patents are like maps showing the way to hidden treasure. By disclosing the details of new inventions and improvements, the patent system reveals to the public what would otherwise be kept secret and brings to light things that could stand improving and their proposed solutions.

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