Topic: College of Natural Sciences

UTeach Program for Math and Science Teachers Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Nov. 8, 2007

UTeach, the nationally acclaimed program for preparing secondary teachers in mathematics, science and computer science, is celebrating 10 years of success at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Biology Professor Camille Parmesan Honored for Conservation Leadership

Nov. 5, 2007

The nation's leading conservation education and advocacy group has honored Dr. Camille Parmesan, associate professor of integrative biology at The University of Texas at Austin, with its National Conservation Achievement Award for exemplary leadership in protecting the environment and natural resources.

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Online Report Offers Recommendations to Design and Build Sustainable Landscapes

Nov. 1, 2007

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin, the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) and the United States Botanic Garden (USBG) will release a report today recommending guidelines and a rating system for sustainable landscape design.

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Chang and Inman Appointed to Congressional Commission on Cyber Security

Oct. 30, 2007

Dr. Fred Chang, research professor of computer sciences at The University of Texas at Austin, and Admiral Bobby Inman, the Lyndon B. Johnson Centennial Chair in National Policy at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, have been appointed to the new Commission on Cyber Security, established to make sure that the next president of the United States has an updated strategy to counter growing cyber threats.

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University of Texas at Austin, UTSA Lead Five-Member Nanoscience Consortium

Oct. 29, 2007

Researchers from the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) and The University of Texas at Austin will explore ways to control optical energy for applications in nanoscience and nanotechnology as leaders of a five-university consortium awarded $1.4 million by the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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