First Giving Day a Success

The University of Oklahoma launched a brand new one-day event this year called Giving Day, whose focus was to raise funds for scholarships through crowd-source funding. Using the university’s Thousand Strong platform, colleges across campus diligently appealed to their students, alumni and friends to contribute to the cause. Designed as a way to plant the […]

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MPGE Grad Students Place in Research Competition

Maxine Weiss Research Presentation

Each year, OU’s Graduate College provides students the opportunity to present their current research to gain experience and to share with the OU community their excellence scholarship skills through participation in Graduate Student Research and Creativity Day (SRCD). This year’s event was held on Friday, February 24 in the Molly Shi Boren Ballroom of the […]

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Well Integrity Laboratory Presents Globally

Adonis Ichim presenting

High precision testing and accurate research are the core of well integrity understanding and improvement. Through novel concepts and investigation methods aimed to increase knowledge and deliver a balanced mix of science and expertise, the Well Integrity Laboratory has been diligent in its research and has been sharing their findings at conferences around the world. SPE Latin […]

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MPGE to Launch Externship Program

Internships play a crucial role in the success of any degree program by allowing students to apply knowledge gained within the classroom to a real-world, hands-on industry setting. The Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering (MPGE) at OU believes so strongly in the importance of internship experiences that it has embedded them into the required curriculum. […]

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Salehi to Showcase Research

Assistant Professor Saeed Salehi has been selected to showcase his research at this year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Tex., May 1-4. OTC is the largest oil and gas event, featuring more than 2,300 exhibitors and attendees representing one-hundred nations. Universities selected to present their research receive exposure from 70,000 industry professionals. Salehi will […]

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MPGE Undergrad Receives Research Award

MPGE undergraduate student Rodrigo Rivera Reyes is recipient of an Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) grant from OU Honors College. The program offers financial assistance for scholarly and creative projects under the mentorship of a faculty member.  Dozens of research projects are funded each year so that undergraduates may undertake ambitious and exciting research endeavors. […]

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