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Student Profile: Jordan Metoyer

Jordan is a senior pursuing two BDP certificates: Social Entrepreneurship & Non-profits and Social Inequality, Health & Policy. She’s a Rapoport Scholar, a Truman Scholar, and an Archer Fellow. This summer, Jordan interned with Public Advocates, a non-profit law firm and advocacy organization.(read more)

Alumni Feature: Global Studies BDP Alumnus Transfers BDP Principles to Career in Shanghai

Dhawal Doshi graduated in December 2009 with a degree in economics and a BDP certificate in Global Studies, with a concentration in International Development. Dhawal currently lives and works in Shanghai, China, where he is a research supervisor for an American-led retail development company.(read more)

Photo Gallery: Gone to UGS

At Gone to UGS, the class of 2017 enjoyed barbecue, befriended new classmates, took photo booth pictures with Bevo, and mingled with Undergraduate Studies staff, including academic advisors, career counselors, and the new dean, Brent Iverson. Click through to view photos from the event. (read more)

Undergraduate Studies Welcomes Class of 2017

Undergraduate Studies welcomes new students to campus with Gone to Undergraduate Studies and the Freshman Reading Round-Up.(read more)

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)