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Two Students Selected as City Hall Fellows

Bridging Disciplines Programs students Melissa Flores and Cristina Urdiales will work alongside city leaders, residents, and neighborhood associations to help them determine community priorities for revitalization. (read more)

Video: Bridging Disciplines Programs Alumni

Watch BDP alumni explain how the program helped them shape their education to suit their goals and interests through a course of study that integrates classroom, research, and internship experiences.(read more)

Software Debate Continues

UGS writing coordinator’s research raises questions about efficacy of plagiarism detection software.(read more)

UGS Hosts 34th Honors Colloquium

Rising high school seniors from across the state converged on The University of Texas at Austin for three days of college-level courses, residential life, and tours of labs, libraries, and museums across the Forty Acres. (read more)

Undergraduates Visualize Research with New Technology

Two undergraduates use high-tech tools to help researchers present data to new audiences in the Visualization Laboratory of the Texas Advanced Computing Center. (read more)

Two Awarded Fulbright Grants

Jesse Crandell will study music and social movements in Brazil and Bianca Patel will study English education and food production in Malaysia. Both earned Bridging Disciplines Programs certificates and graduated in May. (read more)

Registration Tips for Orientation

Registering for classes can be a confusing and nerve-racking process, especially at orientation. An advisor in the Vick Center has compiled several tips to consider when registering for your first semester of classes. (read more)

Read the Books UT Professors Love

Distinguished faculty members recommended over 50 books for the Class of 2019 to read and discuss at this year’s Freshman Reading Round-Up. View this year's summer reading list. (read more)

Five Steps to Finding a Research Project

Summer is a great time to prepare for a research project in the fall. The Office of Undergraduate Research has compiled five basic steps to consider when looking for a project at the Forty Acres. (read more)

Two Undergraduates Awarded Summer Exploration Grants

One winner will study abroad in China while the other explores business and communications.(read more)