Results for Tag: "Impact"



Armando Garza and Xavier Zamora named Exemplary Migrant Students of the Year

Armando Garza and Xavier Zamora named Exemplary Migrant Students of the Year

4/16/2013

Garza and Zamora were named the top “Students of the Year” by the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program during the Exemplary Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony on April 15.

Migrant Student Program honors graduating seniors on April 15

Migrant Student Program honors graduation seniors on April 15

4/10/2013

High school migrant students from across the state will be recognized at the 26th annual Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony at The University of Texas at Austin. The ceremony honors students who have completed distance learning courses through CIE's Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program.

Vietnamese Students Earn Diplomas from UT Online High School

Nam My students celebrate their graduation from the UTHS.

5/24/2012

The K-16 Education Center is proud to announce its first class of high school graduates from a partnership with the Nam My Vietnamese American Private School in Vietnam.

Migrant Student Program recognizes 2012’s exemplary students

4/25/2012

The Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program held its 25th anniversary Exemplary Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony on April 2. Check out our video report, photo gallery and links to press reports from this special event.

Eric Guajardo and Jessica Reyna named the Exemplary Migrant Students of the Year

Eric Guajardo and Jessica Reyna

4/2/2012

Eric Guajardo from Alamo, Texas, and Jessica Reyna, from La Joya, Texas, were named “Students of the Year” on Monday, April 2, 2012, by the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program.

CIE marks 25th anniversary of the Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony

3/28/2012

Throughout the month of March, we have posted updates on past Exemplary Migrant Students. Those posts have led up to this: the 25th anniversary of the Migrant Student
Program and Recognition Ceremony on April 2.

UT OLLI members are special guests at annual Butler School of Music concert

3/27/2012

On Thursday, March 8, the Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music hosted a special concert for members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at The University of Texas at Austin.

Migrant Student Program 25th Anniversary: Maricruz Garcia Leal

Maricruz Garcia Leal

3/20/2012

To commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Migrant Student Program, we interview Maricruz Garcia Leal, a 1997 Exemplary Migrant Student now working as an elementary school teacher.

CIE hosts Tour Guatemala, its first cultural exchange event in Central America

3/8/2012

On February, 19 – 23, CIE hosted the first of several planned cultural exchange excursions to Antigua, Guatemala. Over 20 guests from Austin took part in lectures and tours based at Casa Herrera, a historic property in the heart of Antigua.

Migrant Student Program 25th Anniversary: Alexis Fernandez

Alexis Fernandez of the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program

3/5/2012

In 2012, the Migrant Student Program celebrates its 25th Anniversary. To mark this milestone, we will feature updates on former students to see how the program impacted their lives. First is Alexis Fernandez, who went from 2006 Student of the Year to UT Austin graduate to Samsung Semiconductors engineer.

Peace Corps member Adam Fivenson gets ahead with online courses from University Extension

3/1/2012

Adam Fivenson travels to remote locations for his work, where electricity and Internet access are unpredictable. Despite these difficulties, Adam completed two self-paced online courses from University Extension (UEX) to prepare for graduate school.

PDC announces new medical interpreter training for bilingual healthcare workers

Medical Interpreter Training Seminar

2/27/2012

The Professional Development Center is now offering the Medical Interpreter Training Seminar (MITS). This new 40-hour program, conducted evenings and weekends, is designed to train bilingual health care workers to interpret for Spanish-speaking patients and English-speaking doctors.

President Bill Powers recognizes University Charter School in his Tower Talk blog

President Powers' Tower Talk blog

2/17/2012

William J. Powers, Jr., president of The University of Texas at Austin, recently acknowledged the good work of the University of Texas-University Charter School in his Tower Talk blog.

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