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Nature Journal Publishes UTEP-Led Pollution Study

Residents of public housing throughout the United States experience higher levels of air pollution, according to an inter-institutional study led by a researcher from The University of Texas at El Paso that appeared in Scientific Reports, one of...
21-Jun-2022 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTEP to Offer New Doctoral Degree in Occupational Therapy

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has approved a new doctoral degree in occupational therapy (OTD) at The University of Texas at El Paso. The OTD is the highest level of academic preparation that an entry-level occupational therapist can...
20-Jun-2022 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTEP names Dr. Anne-Marie Núñez executive director of Natalicio Institute for Hispanic Student Success

The institute, named after UTEP President Emerita Diana Natalicio to honor her legacy of promoting student achievement, will formally launch this fall.
16-Jun-2022 4:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTEP Receives $5M NIH Grant to Build Imaging and Behavioral Neuroscience Facility

The Imaging and Behavioral Neuroscience facility will be built on the first floor of the Interdisciplinary Research Building as part of a $5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
28-Apr-2022 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTEP Names Robertson Dean of College of Health Sciences

The University of Texas at El Paso has named William H. Robertson, Ph.D., as the new dean of the College of Health Sciences. Robertson has served as interim dean of the college since March 2021. Previously, he served the University in other...
31-Mar-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTEP Physics Professor Receives Prestigious Cottrell Scholar Award

Jorge Muñoz, Ph.D., assistant professor of physics at The University of Texas at El Paso, has been named a 2022 Cottrell Scholar by the Research Corporation for Science Advancement. Muñoz is one of 24 teacher-scholars in chemistry, physics, and...
16-Mar-2022 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTEP Education Professor’s Work Named Book of the Year

Jesus Cisneros, Ph.D., associate professor of Educational Leadership and Foundations at The University of Texas at El Paso, received the Book of the Year award by the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE) for “Latinx/a/o...
8-Mar-2022 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UTEP Launches Systems Modeling and Simulation Concentration with $1M Grant from U.S. Dept. of Education

The University of Texas at El Paso’s College of Engineering will establish a concentration in Systems Modeling and Simulation under the Industrial, Manufacturing and Systems Engineering (IMSE) Department, thanks to a $1 million grant from the U.S....
22-Feb-2022 3:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

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