11 of the 17 UT students profiled are engaged in UGS programs.
Two Signature Course professors will receive the 2013-2014 President’s Associates Teaching Excellence Award this spring.
Associate Dean Larry Abraham will receive the 2013 Civitatis Award this spring in recognition of his outstanding service to the university.
Alex Arambula, a FIG mentor and a PLUS senior preceptor, received Texas Parents Outstanding Student Award for her impressive academic record, commitment to service, and strong leadership.
Over 60 students gathered to discuss the role of online education. As flipped classrooms, MOOCs, lecture captures, and other education technologies become more prevalent, Dean Iverson sought student feedback to influence decisions made by the university administration.
UGS Council president Emily Smith has been selected as a Longhorn Center for Civic Engagement-City Hall Fellow for spring 2014.President Emily
Philanthropy is a far-off thought for most college freshmen. The Signature Course “Philanthropy: The Power of Giving” changes that, giving first-year students real money to donate to charities.
The Center for Strategic Advising & Career Counseling has been renamed after James Vick.
Associate Dean Abraham and UGS staff welcomed families at a breakfast, part of Texas Parents Association’s Family Weekend.
The assistant dean for advising in the School of Undergraduate Studies has been elected to the board of directors for the National Academic Advising Association.