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  1. NASA awards UT-El Paso $5 million grant for rocket fuel researchRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | El Paso Times

    The University of Texas at El Paso has been awarded a $5 million grant from NASA to develop the next generation of rocket engines using liquid methane, school officials announced Wednesday. Liquid methane, a new form of green propellant, is a promising fuel for spacecraft, reported Ahsan Choudhuri, director of UTEP's NASA-funded Center for Space Exploration and Technology Research, or cSETR, and the project's principal investigator.

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  2. Raiders add two free agents to roster, waive twoRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Silver And Black Pride

    In the midst of the Raiders second set of OTA's, they are busy making more roster moves. Today they added linebacker Horace Miller and re-signed undrafted free agent wide receiver Milton Williams III.

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  3. NASA gives UTEP $5 million grant for new rocket enginesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, or NASA, has awarded the University of Texas at El Paso a $5 million grant to develop the next generation of rocket engines. The engines UTEP has been charged with designing will use liquid methane as fuel and will be used for Mars and lunar landers.

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  4. Casasola photo of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | El Paso Times

    The El Paso Times publishes a photograph from the Casasola Studio Collection at the University of Texas at El Paso Library on Tuesdays in the Lifestyle section. This is image PH041-08-00043.

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  5. Border zone harbors kidnapping dangers for migrants, new report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | El Paso Times

    Kidnappers preyed on migrants with little or no resources, sought ransoms from their families for money, used them for slave labor and recruited them to commit crimes that included smuggling drugs and assisting with alleged organ harvesting, according to a pioneering study about migrants and the U.S.-Mexican border. Jeremy Slack, a professor at the University of Texas at El Paso, is a principal investigator for the report, "Captive Bodies: Migrant Kidnapping and Deportation in Mexico," published by the Royal Geographical Society's "Area" journal, based on the study.

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  6. Class of 2015: High school seniors overcome obstacles to graduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | El Paso Times

    ... it,' and I would say, 'I'm not smart enough for this school,'" Tena said. She's attending the University of Texas at El Paso in the fall and wants to major in psychology and minor in criminal justice. She hopes to be an FBI agent. "I feel that ... 1 comment

  7. El Paso lawmaker beats back restrictions to military family tuition programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | El Paso Times

    ... to family members. They also want that ability to expire after 15 years. Nine students at the University of Texas at El Paso participated during the 2009-2010 school year. That number rose to 449 in the 2013-2014 year. Costs rise from $18,000 to ...

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  8. El Paso Children's Hospital CEO denies division among board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | El Paso Times

    ... 11 of bankruptcy laws. Others said the board had distinct factions. Cheryl Howard, a retired University of Texas at El Paso sociology professor, said something is amiss with the Children's Hospital Board of Directors when four of its members have ...

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  9. Texas bill limiting veterans' tuition benefits is delayedRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Stars and Stripes

    ... after 15 years. Located in a town with a large military installation and many veterans, the University of Texas at El Paso has seen a rapid escalation in the number of students taking advantage of the program. Nine students participated during the ...

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  10. Texas bill limiting veterans' tuition benefits delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | El Paso Times

    ... after 15 years. Located in a town with a large military installation and many veterans, the University of Texas at El Paso has seen a rapid escalation in the number of students taking advantage of the program. Nine students participated during the ...

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  11. UTEP coaches tour The Lodge at Sierra Blanca, prepare for August campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... for its pre-season camp in August. (Michelle Huey - Ruidoso News) RUIDOSO >> Now that the University of Texas at El Paso has announced it will have their fall training football camp in Ruidoso, the planning phase of the camp begins. The UTEP ...

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  12. Tiempo calendar: The Eagles, Neon Desert Music Festival, "Wicked"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | El Paso Times

    ... Roll Hall of Fame rock group will perform at 8 p.m. May 22 at the Don Haskins Center on the University of Texas at El Paso campus. The stop is part of their summer 2015 "History of the Eagles" tour. $92.75; $192.75. UTEP Ticket Center, 747-5234, ...

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  13. 02febRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | AAPG Explorer

    The main course? Frontier exploration may be the industry's champagne and caviar when it comes to headlines, but generating new prospects in known areas remains its exploration bread and butter. Mobile 12113 You thought the Grand Canyon was big? Sometimes it's dwarfed by the ongoing flap of how it got that way.

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  14. UA to Host Latino Group's SummitRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | PressReleasePoint

    Tucson's El Tiradito Wishing Shrine will be part of a tour held during a national summit conference for Latinos in Heritage Conservation. The two-day gathering will convene preservationists, scholars and community advocates from across the country for a discussion of heritage issues.

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  15. Pierce tapped as next vice it VPRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | University Business

    Texas State University has hired Kenneth Pierce, an information technology expert with vast experience in the public and private sectors, as the institution's next vice president for information technology. Pierce has been vice provost and chief information officer for the University of Texas at San Antonio since 2009, and previously held a similar position at UT El Paso for seven years.

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  16. NCWIT and HP Honor Distinguished Technical Accomplishments of College WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | PRWeb

    ... more than 3,000 person-days. ( ) Roya Edalatpour, University of Texas at El Paso, "Impulse Oscillometry Improves Discriminative Capacity of the Detection of Asthma in Anglo and Hispanic Children" The ...

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  17. Names in the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Journal-Advocate

    ... selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Silva was initiated at The University of Texas at El Paso. OAKRIDGE, Ore. (AP) - When a tractor-trailer rig loaded with 80,000 pounds of dairy products overturned on an Oregon highway ...

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  18. UTSA men claim second straight C-USA outdoor track championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | MySanAntonio.com

    The UTSA men's track team held on in the last event to win the Conference USA Outdoor Track & Field championship, its second team title in a row. The Roadrunners held a lead in points going into the final event and placed second in the 1,600 relay to pull out the championship in the meet, held at the University of Texas at El Paso.

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  19. From Archaeology to Zoology, summer camps are sure to offer something for every childRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | El Paso Times

    How do they plan to spend their free days? Building robots with Legos? Playing sports? Or perhaps learning a new artistic skill? Whatever it is they want to do, they should be able to find it in one of the many summer camps being offered throughout the El Paso area starting in June. The El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso Community College and the University of Texas at El Paso are just a few of the institutions that offer a slew of interesting camps for kids, from different types of art and Lego building to theater and sports.

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  20. Steven Montez honored by the El Paso Athletic Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Lamar Daily News

    For 60 years, the El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame has paid tribute to the contributions area athletes give to their sport. The organization selects individuals to be inducted.

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