Foundation News

Student Spotlight-Olivia Arratia

Capturing Hope through Adversity Olivia Arratia (TWU 2017) is a Terry Transfer Scholar and graduating senior, majoring in Photography with a concentration in Business. Olivia shared how she is being affected by our current COVID-19 climate: “Life is going very slow for me right now. I am usually always on the go with a jam-packed […]


Student Spotlight – David Huerta

The Impact of Service : Inspiring Greatness in Others David Huerta (UTEP 2017), is a Senior and Terry Transfer Scholar majoring in Kinesiology, with a minor in Education. He shares how he has been giving back and embodying the Terry Foundation Pillar of Service: “I embody the Pillar of Service by understanding and being willing […]


Student Spotlight – Forough Askarirad

The Importance of Being Seen: Advocating for Mental Health Traditional Terry Scholar and Psychology major Forough Askarirad (UTSA 2018) recently planned and hosted the first Mental Health Day at UTSA. In planning this event, Forough drew upon a wide range of skills, one being leadership—a pillar of The Terry Foundation. “I embody the Pillar of […]


Alumni Spotlight – Maddie Heaven and Bryn Wyckoff

Giving Back to Australian Wildlife The promise to “give back” is interwoven into the lives of each and every Terry Scholar. So, when TAMUG Terry alumnae Maddie Heaven (2015) and Bryn Wyckoff (2014), first heard about the massive devastation caused by wildfires in Australia, they knew they had to help—but how?   Maddie reflected back […]


Student Spotlight – Johnny Amar-Martinez

Embodying Scholarship & Leading with Gratitude “Give yourself a chance to succeed by losing the fear of failing”–sound advice from traditional Terry Scholar, Johnny Amar-Martinez (TAMU 2016), a Senior and Chemical Engineering major, with a minor in Environmental Geoscience. When asked what his favorite part of his Terry university is, Johnny said: “I love the […]