Richard R. Flores, Director GEB 1.308, Austin, TX 78712 • (512) 232-2789
The Global Initiative for Education and Leadership
The University of Texas Global Initiative for Education and Leadership (UTGI) is housed in the College of Liberal Arts. UTGI's mission is to use the power of education for the advancement of the global community by opening avenues of dialogue, building sustainable leadership, and fostering environments of learning. A consortium of programs from The University of Texas at Austin combine their expertise to deliver educational training and consulting to higher education institutions, nonprofits, schools, businesses, and governments worldwide. UTeach-Liberal Arts is a key member of the consortium, and frequently aids in content development and delivery.
UTGI prepares leaders to think creatively, communicate effectively and inspire others to achieve excellence whether in the classroom or the marketplace. Their award-winning instructors utilize the cutting-edge research and practical experience of the faculty and staff of The University of Texas at Austin and the dynamic and innovative environment found in the city of Austin.
More information can be found at: globalinitiative.la.utexas.edu.