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Cancellations & Delays Today

Cancellations & Delays Today

Summer Science Participants:  The summer science program is cancelled today, Wednesday June 20th, due to weather. We hope to resume tomorrow. Inquiries can contact Nicole Pringle at npringle@ austin.utexas.edu UTMSI Staff:  UTMSI will remain closed for today due to hazardous weather and...
UTMSI Cafe becomes an Ocean Friendly Restaurant

UTMSI Cafe becomes an Ocean Friendly Restaurant

Eating out at local restaurants has become more common with everyone’s busy schedules, and local Port Aransas organizations are striving to make dining out a less “disposable” experience. In early June, the cafeteria at The University of Texas Marine Science Institute...
Summer Science Spots Open for 3rd-4th

Summer Science Spots Open for 3rd-4th

UT Summer Science is an exciting, inquiry-based learning experience for students entering 3rd through 8th grade. (The sessions serving 5th-8th grade students are full). Working alongside marine scientists from the University of Texas, students will experience science outside of the classroom....
Port Street Area Target for Grassland Restoration

Port Street Area Target for Grassland Restoration

Grassland birds may soon be rejoicing and singing a different tune. The “67 acres” by Port Street is the newest area targeted for restoration of grassland habitat. The University of Texas Marine Science Institute and the City of Port Aransas have...
Undergraduate Recognized for Marine Science

Undergraduate Recognized for Marine Science

Senior, Jenelle Estrada was recently recognized by the University of Texas College of Natural Science and awarded a professor’s choice ASPIRE award. Jenelle was a participant in the Marine Science Institute’s Semester by the Sea program and summer courses last year...