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October 09, 2013

Assistant Dean for Advising Elected to NACADA Board

The assistant dean for advising in the School of Undergraduate Studies has been elected to the board of directors for the National Academic Advising Association.(read more)

October 08, 2013

Transformative Signature Courses: Young People & Drugs

Signature Course "Young People & Drugs" removes stigma and provide insight on the complexities of addiction.(read more)

October 04, 2013

Lectures Challenge Perceptions of Disciplines and Research

Over 3,000 people attended the 2013 University Lecture Series featuring UT's finest scholars. The themes of the three lectures included: In Pursuit of Health, In the Creative Mind, and In the Lab.(read more)

September 24, 2013

2013 Reading Round-Up by the Numbers

The results of the Reading Round-Up student survey confirm that the event gives students a great head start on meeting new friends and top UT faculty. View an infographic featuring some of the results of the survey. (read more)

September 16, 2013

Student Spotlight: Horacio Villarreal

Horacio is the 2013-2014 UT student body president. He spent two semesters exploring his options as a UGS student and is now double majoring in history and government.(read more)

September 09, 2013

May 2013 BDP Graduates Set Out to Change the World

This spring, over 60 students graduated with BDP certificates. Representing more than 40 areas of study, this outstanding group of students completed 53 internships, 55 research projects, and eight creative projects. These students are now pursuing exciting educational and career paths. (read more)

September 05, 2013

Photo Gallery: Freshman Reading Round-Up

At the Round-Up, freshman discussed summer reading with distinguished UT professors. (read more)

August 30, 2013

Student Profile: Mathew Oldiges

Mathew, a nursing major, spent the summer at the MD Anderson Cancer Center as a clinical ethics intern. While shadowing physicians, he also participated in lectures exploring ethical frameworks and conducted research. He's pursuing a BDP certificate in Ethics & Leadership.(read more)

August 30, 2013

Student Profile: Jordan Metoyer

Jordan is a senior pursuing two BDP certificates: Social Entrepreneurship & No