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UGS Student Interns for the Yankees

Max Gold spent his summer interning at Yankee Stadium, learning behind the scenes in the Business Development department.(read more)

Undergraduate Studies Closed for Winter Break

All UGS offices will be closed from December 23 at 5 p.m. until January 3 at 8 a.m. (read more)

Interview with UGS Grant Recipient Armando Vera

Armando Vera travelled to Cuzco, Peru this summer to teach English in a troubled school, and decided to pursue international relations as a result. Read, in his words, how he decided to apply for the grant, what the experience was like, and how it's affected his life plans.(read more)

Cockrell FIG Mentor of the Year & Outstanding Facilitator Named

Janice Williams won Outstanding FIG Facilitator for her Squared for Success FIG, and second-year student Matthew Halpern received the FIG Mentor of the Year.(read more)

Snack Attack

The Undergraduate Studies Council (UGSC) will host a Snack Attack study break for all School of Undergraduate Studies students.(read more)

UGS Student Gets to Know the Justice System

Andrew Cazavos spent the summer interning at a municipal court, working on preliminary reports, writing warrants, and escorting released inmates. It paid off: he is now majoring in government and thrilled to pursue the law.(read more)

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)

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)

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)

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)