Engage in Earth Day

Our view: Between an environmental philosophy course set to begin next spring and environmentally focused lectures and panel discussions, some professors are working to make conservation a priority in the community. Now it’s up to students to participate and finish the job. While the Earth Day … [Read more...]

Petroleum geology, energy in the environment and liberal arts

Fall 2015 will mark the beginning of the Dillard Center for Energy Management and the Robert L. Bolin Graduate School of Petroleum Geology. For some students, there is some level of uncertainty as to what this means for the university's identity, especially for environmentalists and those who fear … [Read more...]

Two Prothro-Yeager professorships filled for fall

Two tenure-track assistant professor positions were filled in the Prothro-Yeager College of Humanities and Social Sciences this fall. Tench Coxe, Intensive English Language Institute program coordinator since Fall 2012, will fill the humanities position opened by the retirement of Lynn Hoggard, and … [Read more...]