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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)

August 06, 2010

Will Grindle named Outstanding Advisor

Will Grindle has been named a 2009-10 Outstanding Advisor of the Year by the National Council of Alpha Lambda Delta. The award is given annually to five outstanding Alpha Lambda Delta advisors in the United States. (read more)

August 04, 2010

Undergraduates Present Summer Research

Undergraduates and high school students presented research on everything from environmental science to cellular and molecular biology.(read more)

July 26, 2010

Coordinating Board awards Undergraduate Studies $490,000

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board awarded two grants to researchers in Undergraduate Studies.(read more)

July 15, 2010

Honors Colloquium 2010 Gears Up

Every year, the brightest and most promising rising high school seniors meet at UT Aust