Science and Technology

Co-chairman of President Clinton's High Tech Advisory Committee to discuss future federal investment in information technology

April 15, 1998

Dr. Ken Kennedy, professor of computer science at Rice University, will discuss "Federal Investment in Information Technology: A Strategy for the Future" at 2 p.m., Friday, April 17 in Main 212.

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UT Austin engineering student chapter selected best nationally by National Society of Black Engineers

April 6, 1998

The National Society of Black Engineers has selected The University of Texas at Austin's student chapter as the 1998 National Distinguished Chapter of the Year. Judged by faculty advisors from throughout the nation, the award is based on academic excellence, technical achievement, financial vitality, membership, professional development, cultural awareness, leadership and communication.

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Research on global warming to be discussed during physics department colloquium Wednesday (April 1) on UT Austin campus

March 31, 1998

Dr. Charles F. Keller, director of the Institute for Geophysics and Planetary Physics at Los Alamos National Laboratory, will discuss "The Global Warming Debate: 'The Heat is On'" during a physics department colloquium at 4 p.m. Wednesday (April 1) in Robert Lee Moore Hall 4.102 at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Gift from Seismic Micro-Technology Inc. will support the geosciences

March 18, 1998

UT students in the geological sciences will receive professional hands-on instruction as they tackle the difficult task of "looking" directly into the earth, thanks to Seismic Micro-Technology Inc. (SMT).

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UT Austin and Bristol-Myers in cancer collaboration

March 5, 1998

The University of Texas at Austin and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. today announced a joint research collaboration to discover and develop telomerase inhibitors that may be novel anticancer compounds.

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