Business and Economy

Burlington Resources sets $50,000 endowment to benefit Aransas County students who attend UT Austin

May 7, 1999

Burlington Resources Foundation announced today (May 7) that it has funded the $50,000 Hays R. Warden Memorial Endowed Scholarship at The University of Texas at Austin to provide financial assistance to students from the Aransas County Independent School District.

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Aftermath of Hurricane Mitch to be aired by Latino USA

May 7, 1999

Latino USA, the radio journal of news and culture located on The University of Texas at Austin campus, soon will broadcast a series of special reports that examine the human dynamics and complexities of the aftermath of Hurricane Mitch, which about six months ago left more than 9,000 people dead in Central America.

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The economics of sex roles and the family is topic of national UT conference April 10-11

April 7, 1999

Marriage decisions and parents' income will be among the topics discussed Saturday and Sunday (April 10-11) as scholars from across the country gather for a two-day conference at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Austin group provides seed money for scholarships

Jan. 12, 1999

Sembradores de Amistad, a group of Austinites helping to nurture young minds by providing financial aid for underprivileged college students, will hold a black tie ValentineÌs Day Ball on Feb. 13 to raise funds toward scholarship endowments at The University of Texas at Austin and three other colleges and universities.

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Department of Energy awards $3 million to UT engineers for research

Dec. 1, 1998

The Center for Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has been awarded more than $3 million by the National Petroleum Technology Office of the U.S. Department of Energy to conduct research on advanced oil recovery technologies.

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