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Signature Course Connects New Students with Award-Winning Faculty

Signature Course professors' commitment to undergraduate education earns them awards and recognition.(read more)

Round-Up Professor Uncovers Shakespearean Prose

Freshman Reading Round-up professor Douglas Bruster uncovers Shakespearean prose in a Thomas Kyd play. (read more)

Meet the UGS Class of 2017

UGS welcomes our fifth batch of freshmen to the Forty Acres. (read more)

Brightest High School Seniors Arrive for Colloquium

Academic top achievers from Texas high schools spend a weekend at the Honors Colloquium. (read more)

First Day for New Dean

Dean Brent Iverson begins his first day in the School of Undergraduate Studies today.(read more)

Brent Iverson Elected President of UT System Academy of Distinguished Teachers

Brent Iverson, who will begin serving as Undergraduate Studies dean on July 1, was elected president of the inaugural UT System Academy of Distinguished Teachers. He was one of twelve outstanding educators inducted into the Academy's inaugural class on April 23.(read more)

Ancient Democracy Made Young

Signature Course students used classical traditions of debate, committees, and voting to determine six essential freedoms for a new, ideal society. Read on to learn which freedoms students selected.(read more)

Welcome New Students

Click through to find information about orientation.(read more)

Assistant Dean Herman Wins Award for Core Curriculum Innovation

The 2013 Cale McDowell Award goes to Dr. Jeanette Herman for "remarkable and significant work" in implementing campus-wide skills and experiences flags.(read more)

Congratulations to Graduating Seniors

Meet some of the graduating students who started out in the School of Undergraduate Studies and make us proud that what started here really can change the world.(read more)