Press Releases

Air Pollution Reduces Global Life Expectancy by One Year

Aug. 22, 2018
air quality maps

Air pollution shortens human lives by more than a year, according to a new study led by engineers at UT Austin.

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Mooov-In Kicks Off Longhorn Welcome

Aug. 21, 2018
UT Tower

Now in its 25th year, Mooov-In marks the start of Longhorn Welcome with more than 7,400 students moving into 14 on-campus residence halls Aug. 24-25. 

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New Geodetic Observatory Coming to McDonald Observatory

Aug. 20, 2018
Radio Telescope Dish Site

A new scientific facility is under construction at McDonald Observatory that will help scientists better understand Earth and could help minimize the effects of earthquakes and other natural disasters.

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UT's Video-Based Ethics Program Increases Moral Awareness

Aug. 13, 2018
Ethics Unwrapped's Latest Video Series Highlights Ethical Scandals.

Ethics Unwrapped, a video-based behavioral ethics curriculum created at UT, effectively increases student understanding of ethics and human behavior.

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UT Works with Uber and Army Research Labs on uberAIR

Aug. 9, 2018
illustration of uberair vehicle

Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering will work with the U.S. Army Research Labs and Uber Elevate to help develop new rotor technology for vehicles in Uber’s new uberAIR program.

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