EL PASO, Texas (Oct. 6, 2022) – The University of Texas at El Paso and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have signed a memorandum of understanding that will create new opportunities for students and faculty to participate in high-impact research in areas such as data science, cybersecurity and geological science. The agreement is also designed to lead to job opportunities for UTEP graduates with the national lab.
Iliana Galvan Garcia, a doctoral student in the Department of Geological Sciences at The University of Texas at El Paso, was awarded the Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship by the Department of Defense.
The University of Texas at El Paso’s Office of the Provost has selected four outstanding faculty members to participate in the 2022-23 Provost’s Faculty Fellows program.
Michelle Pineda arrived at The University of Texas at El Paso with hopes of addressing health concerns in her community through research and eventually attending medical school. The junior biological sciences major is well on her way toward those goals as a member of the campus’ Undergraduate Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (U-RISE) and the Joint Admission Medical Program (JAMP).
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