Topic: Mexico

NEH Grant Will Transform Study of Early Books

Aug. 4, 2015
Primeros Libros de las Américas is a digital collection of books printed in the Americas before 1601.

A National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) grant will make many of the first books printed in the Americas available for the first time in digital full-text format, thanks to innovations in optical character recognition (OCR) technology.

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Mexico and The University of Texas Expand Scholarly Exchange

July 9, 2015
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UT Austin and the government of Mexico have renewed and expanded an agreement that will deepen academic relations between the two.

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Expedition Will Sample Crater Left By Asteroid

April 6, 2015
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An international research team is formalizing plans to drill nearly 5,000 feet below the seabed to take core samples from the crater of the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs.

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Media Advisory: Mexico Presents Round One Oil & Gas Areas Available to Private Companies in 2015

Oct. 16, 2014

Mexico's round one executive and technical sessions on areas and fields that will be tendered in 2015 for private companies to participate in hydrocarbon exploration and extraction projects, hosted by The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences and the Greater Houston Partnership.

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Mexico's Education System Not Up for the Challenge That Energy Reform Brings

July 28, 2014
Mexico's Education System Not Up for the Challenge That Energy Reform Brings

Mexico's emergent energy reforms are generating much excitement for economic development, including increasing the need for highly skilled labor in petroleum engineering, chemistry, geology, physics and geophysics.

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