Topic: Service

This Semester I’m Working On … Volunteering Abroad

April 22, 2015
Texas Global Business and Microfinance Brigades in Panama in 2013

In the second installment of this ongoing series, sophomore Ryan Pakebusch shares about his work teaching business skills around the world with Texas Global Business and Microfinance Brigades.

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Want Job Security? Jobs of Tomorrow will be in Service, Applying Manufacturing Technologies

Sept. 16, 2014
Want Job Security? Jobs of Tomorrow will be in Service, Applying Manufacturing Technologies

The world of work continues to change in the United States as brains replace muscle. Nearly 200 years ago, half of all workers were engaged in agriculture jobs; yet today those workers are more productive with less than 5 percent of the jobs.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: 2,000 Volunteers Expected at the 15th Annual Project on Saturday

Feb. 19, 2014

More than 2,000 University of Texas at Austin volunteers are expected to participate in The Project, one of the largest one-day student-run service events in the nation.

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Hearts of Texas Campaign offers opportunities to give back

Sept. 30, 2011
Hearts of Texas: Faculty, staff give to worthwhile causes

Healthy families. Educational opportunities for all children. Compassionate and caring neighbors. These are just a few of the values University of Texas at Austin employees support through the annual Hearts of Texas Charitable Campaign, which takes place in October.

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Professor Tom Edgar Awarded Chemical Engineering's Top Service Honor

Jan. 10, 2011

Tom Edgar, professor of chemical engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, accepted the F. J. and Dorothy Van Antwerpen Award for Service from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) recently at the association's annual meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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