Results for Tag: "Linda Glessner"

CIE Celebrates the Exemplary Migrant Students of 2013


During the 2013 Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony, 40 exemplary students were honored for their academic achievements through K-16 Education Center's Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program.

UPCEA publishes research article by Linda Glessner and Denise Gillis in annual journal

Linda Glessner publishes article in UPCEA journal.


Download and read the article entitled: "The Knowledge Product Lifecycle and the Strategic Dashboard."

Vietnamese Students Earn Diplomas from UT Online High School

Nam My students celebrate their graduation from the UTHS.


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.

Linda Glessner offers article on continuing education’s unique role in future of higher education

Linda L. Glessner


Linda L. Glessner contributed an article to The Evolllution, an online newspaper dedicated to news on the impact of non-traditional programs on higher education. Read the full story here or download a PDF.

CIE honors long-term team members at 2012 Staff Service Awards


On May 11, members of CIE and special guests gathered to recognize our own staff members who have earned 2012 Staff Service Awards and two colleagues named among the university's Outstanding Staff. View the list of recipients and photo gallery.

Migrant Student Program recognizes 2012’s exemplary students


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.

Linda Glessner reports research on educational “resilience” at national conference


On March 28, Dr. Linda Glessner took part in a panel discussion entitled “Redefining Resilience: Leading Change through Strategic Analyses and Accountability" during the UPCEA's annual conference in Portland, Oregon.

CIE marks 25th anniversary of the Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony


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.

Andrew Card, former White House chief of staff, speaks at UT OLLI event

Linda Glessner and Andrew Card


Andrew Card, former White House Chief of Staff, was the featured speaker at UT SAGE’s end-of-session social event. During his presentation, Card answered questions from the assembly and presented stories from his distinguished career of public service.

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


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.

CIE staff meet for Spring 2012 Professional Development Day

CIE staff meet for Spring 2012 Professional Development Day


On Wednesday, January 11, Continuing and Innovative Education (CIE) held its spring 2012 Professional Development Day. Team members from all CIE components gathered to celebrate last year's successes and look forward to the future. Video and photo gallery included!

PDC offers courses and travel tours in Antigua, Guatemala

PDC in Antigua, Guatemala


The Professional Development Center announces a range of exciting, cultural exchange events to take place in Antigua, Guatemala in 2012.

UPDATED 03/30/12: CIE Embraces New Vision as Linda Glessner named Executive Director

Linda Glessner, Executive Director for the Division of Continuing and Innovative Education


On October 28, 2011, Linda Glessner assumed the role of Executive Director. In this position, Dr. Glessner provides leadership to CIE as the division embraces a new vision to reach more non-traditional students, including high school and adult learners.

In Memory of Dr. Linda L. Glessner

Linda Glessner


Dr. Linda L. Glessner, Executive Director of CIE, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2013. We, in CIE, will miss her energy, humor, creativity and great passion for promoting education for all people.

Linda Glessner discusses global continuing education opportunities for women


Senior Associate Dean Linda Glessner describes CIE's collaboration with the University of Monterrey (UDEM) in Mexico, an example of how CIE is creating global opportunities for women.

CIE works to form Confucius Institute


Linda Glessner, senior associate dean of CIE, has been working with the Minister of Education in China to bring a Confucius Institute program to the university. The Confucius Institutes are non-profit public institutions that aim to promote Chinese language and culture in the U.S.