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April 17, 2012

Meet an Undergrad Researcher

Ashvin Bashyam can’t get enough of the thrill surrounding a new discovery that he unexpectedly makes after long hours of work. Learn more at Research Week, April 16-20.(read more)

April 12, 2012

Wild About UGS

Figure out where to study abroad or how to improve your resume, view fascinating student research projects, and meet the deans during "Wild for UGS" April 16-20. (read more)

April 04, 2012

First-year Student Stands Up for Signature Courses

Kayla Oliver writes that "the signature course program’s goals are indisputably commendable, and the courses offer a valuable introduction to campus resources and faculty."(read more)

March 29, 2012

Student Grant Deadline

Undergraduate Studies offers competitive grants to students seeking funds to promote academic and career exploration. Candidates are encouraged to be creative with their planned exploration, and can request any amount up to $2,000.(read more)

March 29, 2012

Deadline: McDowell Award Nominations Due March 30

The Cale McDowell Award for Innovation recognizes a member of the UT Austin community who has put extraordinary effort towards improving the core curriculum.(read more)

March 22, 2012

Dean Woodruff Asks: Are You Ajax or Odysseus?

In the March 28 Game Changers talk, Dr. Woodruff used a parable from classical Greece to shed light on a very contemporary business dilemma: how to reward outstanding players without damaging the team. (read more)

March 21, 2012

UT President Offers Advice, Reflections to UGS Students

President Powers offered advice to an intimate group of Undergraduate Studies students in the most recent Magellan's Circle talking classes and career paths, reflecting on the nature of regret, and sharing opinons about who today's Faulkners are. (read more)

March 21, 2012

New Interdisciplinary Certificate Program

The Bridging Disciplines Programs has added a new concentration in Conflict Resolution & Peace Studies. Students take strands of courses grouped to help them become more flexible thinkers while preparing them for the professional world with experience that supplements a regular degree.(read more)

March 21, 2012