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Online Learning Must be Faculty-Driven, Innovative, UT Austin President Says

University of Texas at Austin president Bill Powers has developed five guiding principles for using online technology in higher education that can help students learn more effectively and serve as a national model as universities navigate a rapidly changing landscape. "New technologies developed by our faculty, students and staff will strengthen our students' on-campus experience,…   » Continue Reading

UT Austin and ACC Launch a Co-Enrollment Program for Incoming Freshmen

The University of Texas at Austin and Austin Community College have announced that they will offer a co-enrollment program to freshmen that will enable qualifying students the chance to earn an associate degree from ACC and guaranteed admission to The University of Texas at Austin to earn a bachelor's degree. Path to Admission through Co-Enrollment…   » Continue Reading

Austin Community College Partnership to Allow Transfer Students to Earn Associates Degree

“Reverse transfer” allows transfer students to earn highly marketable associate degree

Free Minds Jumpstarts a College Education for Low-Income Adults: Application Deadline is July 5

The Free Minds Project, a program that offers a free college-level humanities class to low-income adults who have faced barriers to higher education, is accepting applications until July 5 for its 2010-11 class. Free Minds is a community engagement incubator project sponsored by the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement at The University of Texas…   » Continue Reading