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  1. Top Gov. Mike Pence aide decamps for Texas university gigRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Indianapolis Star

    Gov. Mike Pence's top policy adviser Ryan Streeter is leaving for a job at the University of Texas Austin. Top Gov. Mike Pence aide decamps for Texas university gig Gov. Mike Pence's top policy adviser Ryan Streeter is leaving for a job at the University of Texas Austin.

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  2. Black Student-Athlete Conference to Feature ex-Longhorns Ricky Williams, Roosevelt LeaksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Division of Diversity and Community Engagement and two of its units will host the Black Student-Athlete Conference at The University of Texas at Austin on Jan. 7-9. The three-day conference will cultivate important dialogue around the athletic and academic experiences of black student-athletes at institutions of higher learning.

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  3. Recharge Wrap-up: Japan's new hydrogen rules could help Toyota, New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Autoblog

    The European Union is funding Fastned EV fast-charging corridors in Germany. The EU has set aside 2 million euros as part of its Trans-European Transport Networks program for Fastned to build the charging stations along major highways in Germany.

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  4. Pastrano is AHS Teen of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alice24-7.com

    I plan to major in Biology and minor in English for my undergraduate studies at The University of Texas at Austin in the fall of 2015. While I'm in college, I plan to work as an EMT until it's time to depart to medical school.

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  5. EIA, university researchers dispute article on shale-gas reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The U.S. Energy Information Administration and University of Texas at Austin researchers are objecting to an article in the weekly science journal Nature, saying the article, which suggested that estimates on the amount of feasibly recoverable natural gas in the country's shale fields are overly optimistic, mischaracterized new work that is being done on the estimates. The article appeared online Dec. 3 .

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  6. Is this a game changer? Texas' top football recruit commits to UTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CultureMap

    ... State (which basically means the best in the country, am I right?) has just committed to The University of Texas at Austin. Malik Jefferson , a recent alum of Dr. Ralph Poteet High School in Mesquite, Texas, is considered a five-star linebacker, and ...

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  7. 161 PhD Students Demand Immediate Medical Attention and Judicial Review for Omid KokabeeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Payvand News of Iran

    ... science, and biology. Omid Kokabee, 33, was a post-doctoral Nuclear Physics student at the University of Texas at Austin at the time of his arrest on January 30, 2011, at Tehran's International Airport. He was about to leave the country after ...

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  8. Hey, Spike! encourages you to Summit in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Summit Daily News

    ... for the last seven years." Armed with a bachelor's degree in economics and business from the University of Texas at Austin, in addition to skiing the deeps, Eric also loves mountain biking, hiking, fly-fishing and hunting. Whitney's recreational and ...

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  9. Renae MerleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2011 | The Washington Post

    ... Wall Street Journal and The Associated Press. She completed her undergraduate education at The University of Texas at Austin and has a masters' of journalism from Columbia University, where she was also a Knight-Bagehot Fellow in Economics and ...

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  10. UT names director for Center of Politics and GovernanceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The University of Texas at Austin has a new director for its Center for Politics and Governance in Ryan Streeter , the university announced Thursday. "I am honored to join The University of Texas community and help the Center for Politics and Governance enter a new phase of public policy leadership," Streeter said in a statement.

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  11. How Long Can the U.S. Oil Boom Last?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | National Geographic

    ... diminish the incentive to invest in new well investments. Of course, as Michael Webber of the University of Texas at Austin told the New York Times , price fluctuations are part of a repeating cycle in the oil business over the past century. No one ...

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  12. U Texas Austin team finds P2S5 electrolyte additive enables use of...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin, led by Prof. Arumugam Manthiram, have found that using phosphorus pentasulfide as an electrolyte additive enables the direct use of commercially available bulk Li2S particles as high-capacity cathode materials for rechargeable LiaS'S batteries, without intricate synthesis or application of a high charging cut-off voltage that deteriorates the electrolyte stability and safety.

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  13. 75 years later, a Gone With the Winda never leftRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Audiences still frankly give a damn about the lavish Civil War epic "Gone With the Wind" 75 years after its release. When adjusted for inflation, the Oscar-winning romance remains the domestic box-office champ with a gross of $1.6 billion.

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  14. Waiting for the - Termination Point'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... be maintained when a plausible race-neutral alternative is available. Last year in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin , the Supreme Court's most recent case on race preferences in admissions, Justice Anthony Kennedy called for stricter judicial ...

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  15. Conflicting forecasts for natural gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | High Country News

    ... U.S. natural gas boom may be built on shaky numbers. A recent study from researchers at the University of Texas at Austin found that the estimated volume of natural gas in four of the U.S.'s largest shale plays - the Marcellus, Haynesville, ...

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  16. Jacqueline Woolley: Let little ones believe in SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... d chair of the Department of Psychology who studies children's understanding of reality at the University of Texas at Austin. Reach her at woolley@austin.utexas.edu .

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  17. New Director Named at Center for Politics and GovernanceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Ryan Streeter, a long-serving government official at the state and federal levels, has been named director of the Center for Politics and Governance at The University of Texas at Austin. Streeter served most recently as deputy chief of staff to Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and previously worked as a special assistant to President George W. Bush and in various roles in the private sector and with think tanks.

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  18. UT Austin Ranks 14th in Kiplinger's List of 100 Best-Value Public CollegesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The University of Texas at Austin has risen to 14th place in Kiplinger's Personal Finance's list of 100 best values in public colleges for 2015. "There is no better measure of a public university than the value it provides to its students and the general public.

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  19. Radical Reaction Forms Previously Inaccessible Alkene Coupling ProductsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chemical and Engineering News

    A new reaction uses an iron-based catalyst, a reducing agent, and a weak base to combine heteroatom-containing alkene "donors" with "acceptor" alkenes bearing electron-withdrawing groups.A new reaction uses an iron-based catalyst, a reducing agent, and a weak base to combine heteroatom-containing alkene "donors" with "acceptor" alkenes bearing electron-withdrawing groups. A new reaction uses an iron-based catalyst, a reducing agent, and a weak base to combine heteroatom-containing alkene "donors" with "acceptor" alkenes bearing electron-withdrawing groups.A new reaction uses an iron-based catalyst, a reducing agent, and a weak base to combine heteroatom-containing alkene "donors" with "acceptor" alkenes bearing electron-withdrawing groups.

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  20. Venezuelan oil might be behind Cubaa s pivot to the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... $3 billion a year, said Jorge PiA on, who heads the Latin American energy program at the University of Texas at Austin. "I think there will come a time when Venezuela says it can no longer support PetroCaribe," he said. PetroCaribe is Venezuela's ...

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