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November 29, 2010

Assistant Dean Rises in Leadership Texas

Dr. Cassandre Alvarado graduated from Leadership Texas, and will serve on the committee of the board of the Foundation for Women's Resources. The Foundation develops programs and projects to advance and improve the personal, economic, and professional status of women.(read more)

November 22, 2010

CSA Advisor Blogs for National Audience

Brad Popiolek runs NACADA's annual conference social media and writes for USA Today's College blog.(read more)

October 28, 2010

New Digs for First-Year Experience & Advising Center

All UGS students can now find their academic advisors, First-year Interest groups staff, and Signature Course staff all in one place.(read more)

October 15, 2010

UGS Family Weekend 2010

Saturday morning, registered UGS students and their families join Dean Woodruff and UGS staff for breakfast in the Life Science Library. 9-11 a.m., MAI 212.(read more)

October 05, 2010

World Changers: the Great Debate

Faculty from five disciplines debate which of their subjects students should take to change the world.(read more)

October 04, 2010

Cirque du Politique

Why is Jon Stewart America's most trusted newscaster? Join Communication Studies' Dr. Randy Cox for a lively talk about how the news cycle, the electorate, and personal politics combine to create the circus that is current political discourse. (read more)

September 16, 2010

President Commends Undergraduate Studies

In his State of the University address, President Powers spoke highly of our Bridging Disciplines Programs, Signature Courses, First-year Interest Groups, advisors in the Center for Strategic Advising, and work on the core curriculum.(read more)

September 16, 2010

UGS Grant Funds Teaching English in Peru

As a first-year UGS student, Armando Vera was the inaugural recipient of the UGS Summer Exploration Experience Grant. He now plans to study international relations. (read more)

August 24, 2010

Gone to Undergraduate Studies

Dean Woodruff welcomes Undergraduate Studies's new students with barbeque and fun.(read more)

August 20, 2010

Great Books Connect Incoming Students

The day before fall classes start, new students meet to discuss books with top professors eager to exchange ideas and share insights in a relaxed setting.(read more)