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March 31, 2014

Student Government Applauds Valuable Partnership with Sanger Learning Center

Student Government passed a resolution in support of the Sanger Learning Center, which piloted a tutoring program for upper-division classes inspired by a student government initiative this past fall.(read more)

March 26, 2014

UGS Alumna Named Student Employee of the Year

Lauren Fedele works for Facilities Services and the Campus Environmental Center. As a UGS student, she discovered her passion for the environment and is now double majoring in urban studies and geography. (read more)

March 18, 2014

Undergraduate Studies Advisor Wins Vick Advising Award

The Texas Exes James W. Vick Award for Academic Advising, whose recipients are nominated and chosen solely by students, honors individuals whose outstanding advising improves the UT student experience. (read more)

March 14, 2014

Nominate for McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies

This award recognizes a UGS staff, student, or faculty member whose extraordinary work has enhanced the core curriculum or overall undergraduate experience. Submit nominations online through Friday, March 28th. (read more)

March 11, 2014

Assistant Dean for Advising Elected NACADA Vice President

UGS Assistant Dean for Advising David Spight has been elected vice president of the National Academic Advising Association.(read more)

March 06, 2014

Staff Recognized at UT Basketball Game

UT Athletics honored the Bridging Disciplines Programs during a Texas basketball game. BDPs allow students to complement their degrees with interdisciplinary certificates that integrate classroom, research, and internship experiences. (read more)

March 03, 2014

Undergraduate Studies Council Hosts Week of Academic Events

UGS Week offers students the chance to meet with the deans and familiarize themselves with UGS services. (read more)

February 11, 2014

Award-winning Essay Shows Love of Teaching

Gabriel’s essay on her experience as a TA earned her the 2014 Interdisciplinary Teaching Award. (read more)

January 27, 2014

BDP Alumni in Public Policy

As we launch our newest BDP certificate in Public Policy this spring, we decided to showcase some of our former BDP students who have pursued policy-oriented careers, volunteer work, or graduate programs since they left UT. (read more)

January 20, 2014

New Public Policy Certificate Kicks Off Classes This Fall

The newest Bridging Disciplines Program certificate will allow students to see first-hand how public policy decisions are made. The Public Policy BDP is a collaborative effort between the School of Undergraduate Studies and the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs. (read more)