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January 15, 2014

Student Profile: Jenna Creech

Jenna Creech, a Social Entreprenuership & Non-profits BDP student and RTF major, spent her final semester at UT producing a documentary about the Austin Classical Guitar Society. Watch the video and learn more about her experience. (read more)

January 07, 2014

Top Five of 2013: Year in Review

From the graduation of our inaugural 2009 class to the arrival of our new dean, 2013 was a year full of exciting changes for Undergraduate Studies. Here are our top five news items of the year.(read more)

January 02, 2014

11 UGS Students Profiled By Business Insider

11 of the 17 UT students profiled are engaged in UGS programs. (read more)

December 16, 2013

Signature Course Professors Holleran Steiker and Love to Receive Teaching Excellence Award

Two Signature Course professors will receive the 2013-2014 President's Associates Teaching Excellence Award this spring. (read more)

December 13, 2013

Associate Dean Abraham to Receive the 2013 Civitatis Award

Associate Dean Larry Abraham will receive the 2013 Civitatis Award this spring in recognition of his outstanding service to the university. (read more)

December 09, 2013

Alex Arambula Named Texas Parents Outstanding Student

Alex Arambula, a FIG mentor and a PLUS senior preceptor, received Texas Parents Outstanding Student Award for her impressive academic record, commitment to service, and strong leadership.(read more)

November 20, 2013

Students Discuss Role of Technology in UT Education

Over 60 students gathered to discuss the role of online education. As flipped classrooms, MOOCs, lecture captures, and other education technologies become more prevalent, Dean Iverson sought student feedback to influence decisions made by the university administration.(read more)

November 14, 2013

UGS Council President Selected as City Hall Fellow

UGS Council president Emily Smith has been selected as a Longhorn Center for Civic Engagement-City Hall Fellow for spring 2014.President Emily (read more)

November 07, 2013

Transformative Signature Courses: Philanthropy: The Power of Giving

Philanthropy is a far-off thought for most college freshmen. The Signature Course "Philanthropy: The Power of Giving" changes that, giving first-year students real money to donate to charities.(read more)

October 25, 2013