Topic: Environment

Experts for Earth Day 2008: Researchers Offer Environmental Perspectives

April 16, 2008

Earth Day 2008 will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 22. Faculty experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss their research on topics ranging from building sustainable communities to plant ecology and environmental policies.

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Prof wins green chemistry grant

Feb. 7, 2008
Prof wins green chemistry grant

The American Chemical Society Green Chemistry Institute's Pharmaceutical Roundtable has awarded Michael J.

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University of Texas at Austin Team Wins $250,000 Award from Austin Energy

Nov. 29, 2007

An interdisciplinary team at The University of Texas at Austin won first place and a $250,000 award in Austin Energy's "National Research Ideas" competition, a contest soliciting proposals for cost-effective ways to integrate utility lines into urban areas while protecting mature trees and promoting future plantings.

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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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