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Feb 22, 2017, 09:30 ET CITGO Takes Another Step in Protecting the Heritage Quarries Recreation Area

The CITGO Lemont Refinery recently awarded Lemont High School a grant for the purchase of a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). The ROV will be...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:30 ET CITGO and Girlstart Partner to Bring Afterschool Programming to Houston Students

Girls in elementary schools in Houston's Alief Independent School District (ISD) will now have more opportunities to access afterschool programming...


Feb 20, 2017, 09:30 ET CITGO Innovation Academy Underwater Robotics Team Wins at International Competition

Students from the CITGO Innovation Academy for Engineering, Environmental & Marine Science at Foy H. Moody High School took home two awards at...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:30 ET CITGO and The NEED Project Prepare CITGO Employees to Lead STEM Workshops for Houston Students

CITGO Petroleum Corporation is teaming up with The National Energy Education Development (NEED) Project to equip CITGO employees to lead energy and...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:30 ET CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery Promotes STEM Classroom Learning Through Workshops for Educators

In an effort to promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education in the classroom, the CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery partnered...


Feb 14, 2017, 09:30 ET CITGO Endows a Technology Scholarship at Joliet Junior College

The CITGO Lemont Refinery and Joliet Junior College (JJC) recently announced a new scholarship for STEM students through the establishment of a...


Feb 02, 2017, 12:00 ET CITGO Named the Official Fuel Sponsor of the Boston Marathon

CITGO Petroleum Corporation and the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today proudly announced the beginning of a multiple-year sponsorship...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:30 ET CITGO Launches the CITGO STEM Talent Pipeline Educational Program, Announces Grants to Expand Learning and Career Opportunities

To increase access to educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) that will open doors to rewarding careers,...


Oct 06, 2016, 09:00 ET CITGO Lemont Refinery Promotes Higher Education through STEM Scholarships

Fifteen college-bound students from three Lemont area high schools were awarded a CITGO Fueling Education Scholarship for excellence in the areas...


Oct 04, 2016, 09:00 ET McNeese Professor and E.K. Key Elementary Teacher Travel the Seas as Part of CITGO STEM Initiative & Ocean Exploration Trust

 Two local educators recently were chosen to participate in ocean voyages aboard the E/V Nautilus as part of the CITGO and Ocean Exploration...


Sep 01, 2016, 13:41 ET CITGO Celebrates 90th Anniversary of Lemont Refinery

 Today, CITGO Petroleum Corporation is capping off celebrations of the CITGO Lemont Refinery's 90th anniversary by welcoming community leaders,...


Aug 10, 2016, 11:32 ET CITGO and the Ocean Exploration Trust Partnership Brings Science to Life for Students and Educators

 For the third year, CITGO Petroleum Corporation and the Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) are providing teachers and students with unique...


Jun 28, 2016, 08:00 ET CITGO Becomes Official Fuel Sponsor of First Response Team of America, Aiding Emergency Relief Efforts in Houston and Across the Country

CITGO Petroleum Corporation has entered into a new partnership with First Response Team of America, making CITGO the natural disaster response...


Jun 13, 2016, 12:00 ET Teachers Bring Deep-Sea Exploration to Classrooms Through Nautilus Exploration Program CITGO STEM Academy

 Houston-area educators were introduced on June 9 to members of the Nautilus Corps of Exploration from the Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) for an...


Jun 11, 2016, 13:07 ET CITGO Aruba y el Gobierno Arubeño finalizan acuerdo para reabrir refinería

 Ayer en Caracas, Venezuela se dieron cita autoridades de del Gobierno de Aruba, de la República Bolivariana de Venezuela, de...


Jun 11, 2016, 12:48 ET CITGO Aruba and the Aruban Government Finalized Agreement to Re-open Refinery

 Yesterday, in Caracas, Venezuela, authorities from the governments of Aruba and the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, and officials from...


Jun 07, 2016, 11:29 ET CITGO Honored With ILTA Platinum Safety Award for Fourth Time in 10 Years

 The International Liquid Terminals Association (ILTA) recognized CITGO Petroleum Corporation with its Platinum Safety Award for safety...


Jun 01, 2016, 08:25 ET CITGO Celebrates 30th Anniversary of National Partnership with MDA

 CITGO Petroleum Corporation and the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) are celebrating a 30-year partnership that has raised nearly $200...


May 17, 2016, 10:39 ET CITGO Honored as a Friend of Engineering by Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi for Furthering STEM Education

 Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi (TAMU-CC) recognized CITGO Petroleum Corporation for its commitment to supporting the next...


Apr 29, 2016, 09:40 ET CITGO Recognized with API Pipeline Occupational Safety Award for 7th Year in a Row

 CITGO Pipeline Company has been recognized by the American Petroleum Institute for its outstanding safety performance with the 2015 Pipeline...


Mar 22, 2016, 08:35 ET CITGO Fueling Education Program Drives Importance of STEM

 CITGO Petroleum Corporation invites elementary and middle school teachers to enter its fourth annual Fueling Education Program, focusing on...


Mar 13, 2016, 23:38 ET CITGO Renews Commitment to Moody High School, Boosting STEM Education for Corpus Christi Students

CITGO Petroleum Corporation has renewed its commitment to help students at Foy H. Moody High School in Corpus Christi prepare for futures in...


Feb 24, 2016, 10:15 ET CITGO, Nature Conservancy, Grand Isle State Park & Grand Isle School Help Restore Critical Barrier Island in Southeast Louisiana

 In 2005, Hurricane Katrina seriously damaged the dune ridges of Grand Isle, a barrier island located in Jefferson Parish, and 10 years later,...


Feb 11, 2016, 14:24 ET CITGO and Houston Audubon Society Continue Natural Habitat Restoration Project at Smith Oaks Sanctuary

 For the second consecutive year, volunteers from CITGO Petroleum Corporation, Houston Audubon Society and the Galveston community converged on...


Jan 11, 2016, 09:25 ET CITGO Rings In 2016 with Annual Marketer Roundtable Meetings

 CITGO Petroleum Corporation is ringing in the New Year by hosting 19 Marketer Roundtable Meetings from January 12 – February 2 within...