Posted August 6, 2019 in Scholarships

Forty Acres Scholars News Feed: July 22–August 2

July 22: As a PR major, the Summer Study Abroad Program in Communication Eufurt, SPICE, is the perfect opportunity for Lauren Amaris Smith to complete two courses and included an excursion to Berlin.

Posted July 25, 2019 in News and Updates

Fight the Fear of the Job Hunt

Searching for a new career can be overwhelming. For some people, the job-hunting process is like climbing a mountain when you are really out of shape!

Posted July 23, 2019 in Scholarships

Forty Acres Scholars News Feed: July 15-19

July 16: Earlier this summer, Holden Hopkins, Joe Levin, Ashley Deutser, and John McDonald traveled to Washington, D.C., to complete Government 312L, a university-wide core curriculum requirement.

Posted July 16, 2019 in Scholarships

Forty Acres Scholars News Feed: July 1-12

July 1: As an analyst intern at Accenture in Dallas, Jed Vick has kept himself busy this summer!

Posted July 2, 2019 in Scholarships

Forty Acres Scholars News Feed: June 24-28

Rising sophomores Marshall Comeaux and Michael Smith are currently in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with the Canfield Business Honors Program.

Posted June 19, 2019 in News and Updates

How to Balance Work and Play 

Work hard. Play hard.  Work hard. Play when I have some time.  Work hard. Play during the three weeks out of the year I have vacation.  Work hard.

Trees and Tower

Posted June 19, 2019 in Scholarships

Supporter Spotlight: Sam L. Susser

Tell us about yourself:  I was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas and our children now represent the sixth generation to live in this community.

Posted June 18, 2019 in Scholarships

Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

Throughout their four years on campus, the 18 scholars in the Class of 2019 founded organizations, held key leadership positions, and interned and studied abroad around the world—all while supporting

UT Tower

Posted May 28, 2019 in Advocacy

Briefing Room: May 28, 2019

Happy Sine Die!   This past Memorial Day marks the end of the 86th Legislative Session. The House and Senate adjourned for the interim.

UT Tower and Main Building from Front

Posted May 14, 2019 in Advocacy

Briefing Room: May 14, 2019

The state budget is always the number one issue facing UT Austin during legislative session. As of this writing, higher education stakeholders have been pleasantly surprised with the proposed budgets