GeoFORCE Texas GeoFORCE Texas
Summer program for outstanding South Texas students grades 8-12 to travel, prepare for college, and learn about careers in the geosciences.
Be A Geo Logo Earth is Calling
This program seeks to raise awareness of the geosciences as an academic and career choice among rising high school students with an aptitude for science and math.
Hot Science – Cool Talks Hot Science – Cool Talks
This program allows leading researchers to communicate their research to the public. Interactive activities, lively discussion, and a live webcast.
CO2Facts.org CO2Facts.org
Take a crash course in geological sequestration (a.k.a. carbon capture and storage) with experts from the Jackson School.
STORE
STORE is an outreach program that promotes better understanding of CO2 sequestration science and engineering technology.
Austin Earth Science Week Austin Earth Science Week
Promote earth science careers and significant contributions that earth scientists make in our society.
Latin American Forums Latin American Forums
This forum is a unique program that addresses a critical need to bring together government and industry decision makers, scholars and scientists, to foster dialogue around energy and environmental issues.
Cooperative Developmental Energy Program Cooperative Developmental Energy Program
Fort Valley State University program focuses on the recruitment and placement of academically talented minorities and women in the energy industry.
Explore UT Explore UT
Explore UT aims to inform the public about the university’s mission — teaching, research and public service.
GK-12 Program: From Aquifers to Estuaries GK-12 Program: From Aquifers to Estuaries
Partners graduate students with science teachers in the classroom to improve content knowledge for local teachers & students.
Ice Bound Ice Bound
A resource for educators and students to learn from and interact with scientists who study glaciers and ice sheets around the world.
Research Experience for Undergraduates Research Experience for Undergraduates
Students in the program explore research in ecology, geology, hydrogeology, civil engineering, urban planning, GIS, and coastal ecology.
Texas Teachers in the Field Texas Teachers in the Field
Giving K-12 teachers first-hand research experience in field programs headed by UTIG scientists.
Texas High School Coastal Monitoring Program Texas High School Coastal Monitoring Program
High school students, teachers, and scientists work together to gain a better understanding of dune and beach dynamics on the Texas coast.
Texas Earth and Space Science Revolution Texas Earth and Space Science Revolution
A program of professional development to help prepare teachers for the new capstone course.

 

Educational Programs by Category

Unit abbreviations: BEG = Bureau of Econ. Geol., DGS = Dept. of Geol. Sciences, ESI = Environmental Science Inst., GF = Geol. Foundation, JSG = Jackson School (all units), UTIG = UT Inst. for Geophysics. * denotes significant online component.

K-12 Unit URL
CO2Facts.org JSG Website
Earth is Calling JSG Website
Earth View Texas BEG Website
ESI GK-12 Program DGS-ESI Website
ESI Teacher Opportunities ESI Website
ESI Mini-Sites & Environmental Campaigns ESI Website
Hot Science – Cool Talks Outreach Lecture Series ESI-JSG Website
Ice-Bound UTIG Website
Online Modules for Teachers and Students BEG Website
Texas Teachers In the Field UTIG Website
The Texas High School Coastal Monitoring Program BEG Website
Texas Earth Science Week BEG Website
Texas Rock Kit (and Virtual Rock Kit) BEG Website
TXESS Revolution – Teacher Professional Development UTIG Website
Public Facility Unit URL
Core Research Centers BEG Website
Data Center BEG Website
Geophysical Log Facility BEG Website
Houston Research Center Library BEG Website
Public Service Unit URL
Available Digital Data* BEG Website
Earth and Sky, National Public Radio series UTIG Website
Earthquake Hazards UTIG Website
Hot Science Cool Talks Outreach Lecture Series DGS-ESI Website
Integrated Core and Log Database* BEG Website
Museum Exhibits* JSG
Petroleum Technology Transfer Council (PTTC) BEG Website
Surface Casing Website* BEG Website
Publications Unit URL
ESI Newsletter DGS-ESI Website
Geoscience Publications of Special Interest to Teachers and Students of Earth Sciences BEG Website
Publication Sales BEG Website