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April 23, 2014

Apply for the Undergraduate Awards

This award recognizes top undergraduate research projects. Winners attend a conference in Ireland and have their work published. Alumna Lidia Plaza received the 2013 award. (read more)

April 11, 2014

Research Week 2014 Kicks Off

Research Week showcases a diverse sampling of undergraduate research projects from across the Forty Acres. Students present their projects and promote the impressive array of opportunities available at a tier-one research institution. (read more)

April 09, 2014

Former UGS Council President Wins Guleke Student Excellence Award

Undergraduate Studies alumna and former UGS Council President Emily Smith was awarded the Edward S. Guleke Student Excellence Award in a ceremony on April 11.(read more)

April 07, 2014

UGS Students Recognized at Honors Day

Eight UGS students were honored for their outstanding academic achievements at the 66th annual Honors Day Convocation.(read more)

March 31, 2014

Student Government Applauds Valuable Partnership with Sanger Learning Center

Student Government passed a resolution in support of the Sanger Learning Center, which piloted a tutoring program for upper-division classes inspired by a student government initiative this past fall.(read more)

March 26, 2014

UGS Alumna Named Student Employee of the Year

Lauren Fedele works for Facilities Services and the Campus Environmental Center. As a UGS student, she discovered her passion for the environment and is now double majoring in urban studies and geography. (read more)

March 18, 2014

Undergraduate Studies Advisor Wins Vick Advising Award

The Texas Exes James W. Vick Award for Academic Advising, whose recipients are nominated and chosen solely by students, honors individuals whose outstanding advising improves the UT student experience. (read more)

March 14, 2014

Nominate for McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies

This award recognizes a UGS staff, student, or faculty member whose extraordinary work has enhanced the core curriculum or overall undergraduate experience. Submit nominations online through Friday, March 28th. (read more)

March 11, 2014

Assistant Dean for Advising Elected NACADA Vice President

UGS Assistant Dean for Advising David Spight has been elected vice president of the National Academic Advising Association.(read more)

March 06, 2014

Staff Recognized at UT Basketball Game

UT Athletics honored the Bridging Disciplines Programs during a Texas basketball game. BDPs allow students to complement their degrees with interdisciplinary certificates that integrate classroom, research, and internship experiences. (read more)