Topic: Research

30 Seriously Impressive Undergrad Research Projects

April 30, 2015
Research notes and model

At UT, research isn't exclusively for faculty and graduate students. Need proof? Just take a look at this impressive list of undergraduate research from this year. "Unfeminist Coalition in Game of Thrones," anyone?

Read more

36 UT Austin Students Receive NSF Graduate Fellowships

April 14, 2015

The National Science Foundation (NSF) selected 36 students from The University of Texas at Austin for its prestigious Graduate Research Fellowships Program, giving UT Austin the 12th highest number of NSF graduate fellows in the country in 2015.

Read more

HIV Not As Infectious Soon After Transmission As Thought

March 17, 2015

People who recently have been infected with HIV may not be as highly infectious as previously believed, a finding that could improve global efforts to prevent HIV transmission and save lives. In particular, the finding bolsters the strategy of treating patients with antiretroviral drugs before the onset of AIDS to prevent transmission.

Read more

U.S.-Born Children of Undocumented Parents Report Anxiety and Depression Symptoms

March 5, 2015

U.S.-born children of undocumented parents experience elevated levels of anxiety, and if their parents were detained or deported, those children are more likely to report depressive symptoms, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin.

Read more

MEDIA ADVISORY: Texas Advanced Computing Center Building Groundbreaking on Feb. 18

Feb. 17, 2015

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin will break ground on an innovative office building at the J.J. Pickle Research Campus. The groundbreaking event will feature Juan Sanchez, the university's vice president for research, and Dan Stanzione, the TACC executive director.

Read more