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Former UGS Council President Wins Guleke Student Excellence Award

Undergraduate Studies alumna and former UGS Council President Emily Smith was awarded the Edward S. Guleke Student Excellence Award in a ceremony on April 11.(read more)

UGS Students Recognized at Honors Day

Eight UGS students were honored for their outstanding academic achievements at the 66th annual Honors Day Convocation.(read more)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)