Forty Acres Scholars discuss their UT Austin experiences on a panel at the 2019 Enrichment Symposium.

At Second-Annual Enrichment Symposium, Forty Acres Scholars Share Life-Changing Experiences

Navigating the years at UT holds a multitude of opportunities for students. They join organizations and teams, deepen their creative passions, and immerse themselves in chosen fields of study.

Texas Capitol Dome

Happy National Voter Registration Day!

Happy National Voter Registration Day!   The deadline to register to vote for the upcoming Nov. 5 election is Oct. 7, 2019  Full of towering figures like Barbara Jordan and Laura Bush, MLS ’73, Texa

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!

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.

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!

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.

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.

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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.

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

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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.