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.
Signature Course “Young People & Drugs” removes stigma and provide insight on the complexities of addiction.
Over 3,000 people attended the 2013 University Lecture Series featuring UT’s finest scholars. The themes of the three lectures included: In Pursuit of Health, In the Creative Mind, and In the Lab.
The results of the Reading Round-Up student survey confirm that the event gives students a great head start on meeting new friends and top UT faculty. View an infographic featuring some of the results of the survey.
Horacio is the 2013-2014 UT student body president. He spent two semesters exploring his options as a UGS student and is now double majoring in history and government.
This spring, over 60 students graduated with BDP certificates. Representing more than 40 areas of study, this outstanding group of students completed 53 internships, 55 research projects, and eight creative projects. These students are now pursuing exciting educational and career paths.
At the Round-Up, freshman discussed summer reading with distinguished UT professors.