Shell Oil Company commits $3.5 million to University of Houston

HOUSTON -- Shell Oil Company is contributing $3.5 million to the University of Houston in support of the new Multidisciplinary Research and Engineering Building and other educational initiatives.

The collaboration between Shell and the University will ensure the continuation of research programs over the next three years, and through its social investment efforts, Shell will continue to support programs that develop talent for a future workforce.

"Energy is one of our main priorities at UH," said University of Houston President Renu Khator, "and this latest example of Shell's unrivaled generosity will allow us to considerably expand our efforts to become the Energy University. We deeply appreciate Shell's enlightened commitment to community improvement, social responsibility and innovative research."

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