Philanthropy Profiles: Grad Uses Would-be Rent Money to Fund Scholarship in Parents' Name

A call to action from Ernie Cockrell helped inspire Paolo Puccini's creative gift to his parents. With ExxonMobil's matching program, the gift was made possible.

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Building a 'Green Star State'

Graduate student Melissa Lott talks about renewable energy in Texas and how the Lone Star State is quickly becoming the Green Star State.

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Fall 2010 Commencement

More than 600 students participated in the Cockrell School's Fall 2010 Commencement Ceremony Saturday, Dec. 4. View a photo slideshow from the celebration.

Engineering Harmony

The Engineering Chamber Orchestra is a student organization that places musically-inclined engineering students into ensembles. Watch a video of EChO and listen to sound clips from a past recital.

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Defined by His Successes Not His Limitations

ME student Edgar Jimenez has muscular dystrophy, but it's not stopped him from living a normal life. This month, he graduated from the university that embraced him and, in return, he inspired.

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Petroleum Engineering Honors Six Distinguished Alumni

Since its first graduating class in 1931, the Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering has graduated some of the most influential world leaders of the oil and gas industry.

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