Mentorship Opportunities Available!

Programs across the Forty Acres are looking to connect students and alumni.

The ABCs of Networking

For some, networking comes naturally. For others, it can be an intimidating experience. Thankfully, there are several things you can do to lessen the fear of putting yourself out there.

Career tips you didn’t even know you needed.

Get organized. Create a spreadsheet to track the jobs you’ve applied to, interview dates, and other important information. Learn more  Practice interviewing using Big Interview to prepare for the nex

Scholar Spotlight: Olivia Pierce

Olivia Pierce, Class of 2024, is studying abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark where she is focusing on Engineering Communications. “It is pretty weird being a tourist in a country not open to American tour

Scholar Spotlight: Nikita Kakkad

Nikita Kakkad, Class of 2024, is studying abroad in Ireland.

Scholar Spotlight: Kerry Mackenzie

This week, we shine the Scholar Spotlight on Kerry Mackenzie, Class of 2022. Kerry is majoring in government and Plan II Honors and is currently studying abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Carl Tippen, Maria Garate, Joseph Newcomer, Jessica Castillo

Exes Surprise Newest Class of Forty Acres Scholars

During the weekend of May 22, our incoming freshman Scholars received surprise at-home visits from various Forty Acres Society members and local Texas Exes chapter members in their area. Scholars rec

87th Legislative Session Outcomes and Overview

The Texas Exes is grateful for the support of the advocates who worked to strengthen Texas higher education.  Your engagement made a difference!  Initial budget decisions did not include funding f

Congratulations to the Class of 2021!

Throughout their four years on campus, the 13 scholars in the Class of 2021 founded businesses and organizations and held key leadership positions. They researched, interned, and studied abroad around

Forty Acres Scholars Program Class of 2025 Announced

The Texas Exes is pleased to announce the Forty Acres Scholars Program Class of 2025.