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.
Logan Bishop tutors students in chemistry and calculus at the Sanger Learning Center.
“The act of guiding someone through the twist and turns of a difficult subject has proven to be a powerful confidence builder.”
Since joining the Sanger Learning Center tutoring team in fall 2012, Leila has helped countless students master course material in calculus and chemistry.
“The most rewarding part about working at the Sanger Learning Center is knowing you’ve made a difference.”
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.”
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.”
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.”
Insia became a peer academic coach at the Sanger Learning Center in fall 2011 to help students learn valuable study skills.
“It feels great when the student leaves the program having learned study skills that will help them in their entire career as a student.”
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.”