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September 24, 2012

The Unforgettable Summer Internship

Danny Nouri channeled his desire to do graphic design and travel into a Bridging Disciplines Programs internship designing at Sony Pictures in Los Angeles. Danny gained experience and connections working on promotional material for Breaking Bad, The Amazing Spider-Man, Community, and other TV shows.(read more)

September 18, 2012

Three Views of Presidential Politics

The second University Lecture (of two in the series) collects three diverse perspectives on the upcoming presidential election. Professors from the History, Journalism, and Government departments faced off.(read more)

September 13, 2012

Former Dean Woodruff Celebrated at Texas Book Festival

The Texas Book Festival has invited former dean of Undergraduate Studies Paul Woodruff to speak about his most recent book, The Ajax Dilemma. This year's festival is scheduled for October 27-28.(read more)

September 06, 2012

New University Recruiting Career Center Hires Director

Karen Landolt will lead the brand-new University Career Interview and Recruiting Center in serving all UT Austin undergraduate and graduate students. The center is overseen by the School of Undergraduate Studies.(read more)

September 04, 2012

New UT Professorship Creates Legacy of Improved Education for Future Longhorns

A group of Dean Paul Woodruff's colleagues, former students, and supportive fans have started an endowment to honor the dean on the occasion of his return to full-time teaching. (read more)

September 04, 2012

Interim Dean Steps In

Undergraduate Studies is pleased to welcome Dr. Lawrence Abraham as interim dean. Dr. Abraham previously served as this school's associate dean under Dr. Paul Woodruff, and will continue to serve as co-Director of the UTeach Natural Sciences program. (read more)

August 28, 2012

Gone to Undergraduate Studies

New Undergraduate Studies students shared a meal, met the Dean and Undergraduate Studies Council, and got ready together for Gone to Texas.(read more)

August 23, 2012

Dr. Tom Palaima Lauds Dean in Statesman

Dr. Tom Palaima, a professor in the Classics department, has written an opinion piece that praises Dean Woodruff's inclusion of an ethics requirement in the flagged courses that are required of all undergraduate students. In retrospect, he says, "I know that one person can make a difference."(