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.
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.