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  1. Commercial traffic at bridges is down, city report showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... a greater investment. Tom Fullerton, a professor and Trade in the Americas chairman at the University of Texas at El Paso, said that due to the volatility in El Paso's commercial permitting activity, the trend has always been hard to predict. ...

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  2. EPISD meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... area, and second- through fifth-grade students at Mesita, at 3307 N. Stanton, near the University of Texas at El Paso. Trustees also approved about $365,000 for its airport lease agreement to keep the EPISD Education Center and the Professional ...

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

    Jun 2, 2015 | 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 PH041-04-00070.

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  4. 'Underrepresented' is an understatement for minority faculty membersRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Science

    We know that African Americans, Latinos, and Native Americans are poorly represented in the sciences. Data obtained by the Open Chemistry Collaborative in Diversity Equity puts a number on the problem, at least for chemistry: Members of these groups account for just 4% of tenure-track chemistry faculty members at the top 50 chemistry departments in the United States, as measured by how much they've spent on chemistry research.

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  5. DHS S&T Selects University of Houston as Center of Excellence for...Read the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Newswise

    ... National Center for Border Security and Immigration co-led by the University of Arizona and University of Texas at El Paso. The University of Arizona and University of Texas at El Paso will be invited to continue as partners in the new Center. The ...

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  6. Methane may power future manned mission spacecraft to MarsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The University of Texas at El Paso has been awarded a 5 million dollars grant from NASA to develop rocket engines using liquid methane. The methane-based rocket technology would be used for in-space propulsion and ascent and descent engines for Mars and lunar landers.

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  7. EPISD trustees consider office leasesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... area. Second- through fifth-grade students will attend Mesita, at 3307 N. Stanton near the University of Texas at El Paso. Tuesday's special board meeting will be the third run by the elected trustees since they took office in May. EPISD had been ...

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  8. District 1 runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... Pineda, analyst and director of the Sam Donaldson Center for Communication Studies at the University of Texas at El Paso. "An election of this size is not seen as 'sexy,' and doesn't tend to grab the attention of voters." Four City Council seats ...

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  9. 'Engendering Community'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | El Paso Times

    One of the displays in the "Engendering Community" exhibit opening Tuesday at the Centennial Museum at the University of Texas at El Paso. Five years of oral histories from the region's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and queer community will culminate in an exhibit that chronicles their challenges and resilience. 4 comments

  10. UTEP exhibit aims to clarify LGBTQ stereotypeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... their challenges and resilience. "Engendering Community," an exhibit presented by the University of Texas at El Paso Women's and Gender Studios Program, will open Tuesday at the Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens. The exhibit, which ...

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  11. texas capitolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... items of interest to El Paso: Tuition Revenue Bonds: $70 million for a building at the University of Texas at El Paso; $75.5 million for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. $1.7 million for the Center for International Intelligent ...

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  12. Family needs help after fire destroys homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... author and educator based in El Paso, Texas. She has bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), and a master's degree in political science also from UTEP. She has worked for the El Paso Times, Las Cruces ...

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  13. Rep. Blanco, D-El Paso: Limits to vet-family tuition program likely deadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | El Paso Times

    AUSTIN >> Limits to a program providing tuition benefits for spouses and children of Texas veterans are dead, state Rep. Cesar Blanco, D-El Paso, said Friday. Blanco fought the move to put limits on the legacy portion of the Hazlewood Act, which paid tuition for more than 400 students last year at the University of Texas at El Paso.

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  14. NASA Awards $5 Million to UTEP to Develop Next Generation Rocket EnginesRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Newswise

    EL PASO, Texas - 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. The methane-based rocket technology would be used for in-space propulsion and ascent and descent engines for Mars and lunar landers.

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  15. Scholarship Started by Donald Graham Sends Donor Money To Graham's For-Profit CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Switched

    The New York Post today reports on an astounding fact that has been in plain sight for more than a year: Washington business scion Donald Graham has co-founded a scholarship program for young immigrants that is sending some of its students, and donor dollars, to colleges owned by Donald Graham's own for-profit company. When I read this fact in February 2014 in the Washington Post , the newspaper formerly owned by Graham's company, I was taken aback.

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

    May 27, 2015 | 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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  17. Raiders add two free agents to roster, waive twoRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | 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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  18. NASA gives UTEP $5 million grant for new rocket enginesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | 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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  19. Casasola photo of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | 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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  20. Border zone harbors kidnapping dangers for migrants, new report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | 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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