4/16/2013Garza 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.
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4/10/2013High 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.
6/22/2012Air Force Master Sergeant Dan Halverstadt cites University Extension's flexibility and high academic standards for helping him to earn his degree.
6/19/2012The Special Olympics congratulates athlete Sebastian Nieto on their website for being named a 2012 Exemplary Migrant Student and recipient of the Creative Award.
4/25/2012The 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.
3/28/2012Throughout 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.
3/20/2012To 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.
3/13/2012To commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Migrant Student Program, we interview Adrian Flores, a 2006 Exemplary Migrant Student now working as a criminal defense attorney in San Antonio.
11/17/2010Alex Slaughter took an online course with the K-16 Education Center to stay on track with her pre-AP courses at her high school and maintain a competitive edge.
11/14/2010Every week, Mirian Uroza takes a bus from Katy, Texas, to Austin to attend the UEX evening course, "Foundations of Entrepreneurship," on our campus. Her motivation? "I truly believe that the best investment you can make for personal success is education."
10/31/2010As a student with the UT Online High School, Chris Catino is able to create his own schedule. This flexibility allows him to conduct marine biology research, work as a scuba-diving instructor’s assistant, and volunteer with Meals on Wheels.
9/27/2010The Federal Communications Commission has approved an overhaul of its E-Rate program to give schools and libraries more options for faster Internet service.
9/13/2010Campus Technology magazine reports that two new studies find that administrators and faculty from schools with online learning experience are more likely to believe in its benefits than those who don’t.
8/15/2010CIE presents a number of new courses, programs and services to greet both traditional and non-traditional students in fall 2010. In part one, take a peek at what's in store from the K-16 Education Center, University Extension and the Professional Development Center.
6/10/2010On Memorial Day weekend 2010, UT Austin hosted the University Interscholastic League (UIL) music competition. CIE's Thompson Conference Center was the location for many of the contests that weekend, but CIE's relationship with UIL goes back to its very beginning.
6/7/2010Students at the University of Texas-University Charter School's Pathways 3H campus write and submit poems in an annual poetry contest. CIE is proud to offer a small sample of these poems to our blog readers.
5/26/2010Recently, the students of the Methodist Children’s Home (MCH) campus of the University of Texas-University Charter School raised money to create relief kits for the survivors of the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti in January 2010.
5/17/2010Kollette Kee is an instructor with the University of Texas-University Charter School, a component of CIE that works to help students with special needs or circumstances. Kollette tells the story of one of her outstanding students.
5/12/2010Insurance professional Gary Ware of Zurich Global Energy has advanced his career through taking PETEX courses. For workers in the petroleum and energy industry, PETEX is an internationally recognized career resource for every area of this industry.
5/4/2010LUCHA is designed to help Spanish-speaking students from Mexico transition into Texas public schools. Learn how LUCHA analyzes transcripts to place students correctly in the school system and give them credit for courses they've already taken.