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  • Apr 22, 2010
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil: Eighty three higher educational institutions across Texas benefited from 2009 contributions Texas institutions encouraged to direct portion to science and math programs National donation level totaled $36 million to more than 900 educational institutions ExxonMobil and its employees donated more than $7.9 million to a total ofmore...
  • Apr 22, 2010
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil and its employees donated more than $36 million to a total of 911 educational institutions across the United States through the ExxonMobil Foundation’s 2009 Educational Matching Gift Program. ExxonMobil employees, retirees, surviving spouses and directors made more than 8,300 individual contributions totaling $11 million to institutions of higher education across the United States. ExxonMobilmore...
  • Apr 21, 2010
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In commemoration of World Malaria Day on April 25, ExxonMobil announced today new funding and additional efforts to combat the disease and raise awareness, including a renewed partnership with “American Idol.” ExxonMobil has sponsored the concert venue for tonight’s broadcast of “Idol Gives Back” on FOX stations across the United States and beyond. The sponsorship will enable proceeds from ticket sales for the two-hourmore...
  • Apr 19, 2010
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The best way for government to kick-start the economy is to provide a level playing field for competition and create stable policies that will enable long-term investments, Rex Tillerson, chairman and chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), said today. “Leaders in government and in business agree that we face an urgent need to revitalize our economy and spur job creation,” Tillerson said in amore...
  • Apr 16, 2010
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Foundation announced today a $1 million grant to Spelman College to provide scholarships to black women pursuing technology-related degrees. The Women in Science and Engineering Scholars program is the second contribution from the company to help facilitate the recruitment, retention and graduation of black females pursuing degrees in chemistry, physics, mathematics and computer science. “ExxonMobilmore...
  • Apr 16, 2010
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil has completed the world’s longest extended-reach well drilled from an existing offshore fixed platform drilling rig, increasing the company’s ability to produce more domestic oil supplies from existing facilities at the Santa Ynez unit, offshore southern California. The well drilled from the Heritage platform using ExxonMobil’s Fast Drill technology extends more than six miles horizontally and more than 7,000 feetmore...
  • Apr 12, 2010
    SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two hundred twenty students were awarded today with highest honors at the ExxonMobil Texas Science and Engineering Fair, a four-day competition that brings together top science fair winners from across the state. Best of Fair awards, presented to the top contestants in the junior and senior divisions, were presented to Carlos Rivero-Lopez of Sugar Land, Texas and Amy Chyao of Plano, Texas. Students competedmore...
  • Apr 9, 2010
    BILLINGS, Mont.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Former U.S. Astronaut Bernard Harris gave students and teachers in Billings a first-hand experience with the wonders of science, technology, engineering and mathematics when “The Dream Tour, presented by ExxonMobil” made its third stop of 2010 on April 9 speaking to 600 eighth grade students from Lewis and Clark Middle School and Riverside Middle School. The tour is designed to encourage today’s middle schoolmore...
  • Apr 5, 2010
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation and the National Society of Black Engineers announced a new award to recognize university programs focused on retaining minority engineering students. The Diversity in Engineering Impact Award, funded by a $40,000 grant from ExxonMobil, will acknowledge universities that have developed innovative and successful retention programs targeting African American, Hispanic American and American Indianmore...
  • Mar 31, 2010
    FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon and Mobil retailers and Citi are giving cardholders the chance to win a 2010 smart fortwo coupe each week through the ExxonMobil Personal Card “Win a smart fortwo Sweepstakes.” From April 1 through June 30, a new winner will be drawn every week. In addition to the weekly car giveaways, consumers will also have the chance to win one of thousands of ExxonMobil gift cards during the three-month promotionmore...
  • Mar 22, 2010
    DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seventy-five non-profit agencies in the Dallas area will receive summer interns to increase their ability to serve the community, ExxonMobil announced today. The interns will be paid through the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program, which for 20 years has offered undergraduate college students paid summer internships in nonprofit and community service sectors. Community Summer Jobs Program internsmore...
  • Mar 16, 2010
    ANKARA, Turkey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Turkey B.V., an ExxonMobil affiliate, will use the Deepwater Champion, a specially designed, newly built drillship from a subsidiary of Transocean Ltd. to explore the deepwater Black Sea offshore Turkey. Elwyn Griffiths, vice president, ExxonMobil Exploration Company, announced plans for the Deepwater Champion during a speech today at the annual 9th Turkish Oil and Gasmore...
  • Mar 15, 2010
    DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Dallas Mavericks and ExxonMobil have teamed up with The Museum of Nature & Science to create Measure Up to the Mavs, a free, hands-on science program designed to educate students in grades 4 – 6 on mechanics and levers as they relate to basketball. Today, Eduardo Najera, a forward for the Dallas Mavericks, will join 32 students to take part in Measure Up to the Mavs in the Nature Building at the Museum of Naturemore...
  • Mar 12, 2010
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) today announced that sales and purchase agreements with liquefied natural gas (LNG) buyers and financing arrangements with lenders are now complete and its affiliate, Esso Highlands Limited, is proceeding with full execution of the Papua New Guinea (PNG) LNG project. The integrated development includes gas production and processing facilities in the Southern Highlandsmore...
  • Mar 11, 2010
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Mickelson ExxonMobil Teachers Academy today selected 200 elementary school teachers from across the country to learn innovative new math and science teaching skills at three academies to be held this summer. The selection of the teachers from applications submitted at www.sendmyteacher.com marks the second year that teachers from all 50 states have been chosen to participate in the five-year-old professionalmore...