Click on a student’s name or picture to learn more about their experiences with the Sanger Learning Center at The University of Texas at Austin. To view student success stories from other UGS programs, visit the student success page.
For the past four years, Kassandra García has provided front desk support in UGS with a kind smile for everyone she meets.
“Seeing students come out from their appointments with a sense of direction is very rewarding.”
“It’s rewarding to see students begin to connect the dots between different topics and subjects, making new material seem less foreign.”
Working as a tutor, Lorena assists students while honing her communication skills.
“It is exciting when a student becomes more confident in his or her own abilities and is able to grasp concepts more easily.”
Zaid has helped countless students during his three years as a calculus tutor.
“It’s always satisfying to know that students left tutoring with a deeper understanding of a topic or a ‘light bulb’ moment that I witnessed in their eyes.”
As an outreach assistant, Zavier gives students the tools they need to be academically successful by leading workshops on study strategies and time management.
“When you really view your time as precious and something that should not be wasted, college becomes easier.”
For the past year, Mark Babin has tutored students in chemistry and physics at the Sanger Center.
“I don’t think that there is anything more satisfying than seeing something click for a student.”