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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)

11 UGS Students Profiled By Business Insider

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

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

Advising Center Dedicated to James W. Vick

The Center for Strategic Advising & Career Counseling has been renamed after James Vick.(read more)

Undergraduate Studies at Family Weekend

Associate Dean Abraham and UGS staff welcomed families at a breakfast, part of Texas Parents Association's Family Weekend. (read more)