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UTPB Receives Major Gift From Chevron North America

by Travis Woodward, Director of Communications & Special Projects, 432-552-2547 | Aug 11, 2014

Mitch MamoulidesOn Friday, August 8, 2014, Mitch Mamoulides and Dolores Vick from Chevron North America presented The University of Texas of the Permian Basin with two donation checks.

The first presentation of $500,000 will establish The Chevron Endowed Professorship in Petroleum Engineering. The second check presentation of $64,900 will be designated 50% to engineering scholarships and 50% to the general scholarship fund.David Watts and Mitch Mamoulides

"This gift helps to propel UTPB toward greater excellence in teaching,” said David Watts, president of UT Permian Basin. “It is exactly the kind of gift that is so badly needed throughout the university. We are very grateful for Chevron’s generous investment in our engineering program.”