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Terry in Action – Kaylie Hartman

Kaylie Hartman (UTD 2014) was selected as 1 of 28 students in the U.S. (and the only student in Texas) to join the It’s On Us Student Advisory Committee. “Its on Us” is an initiative started by President Barack Obama and Vice-President Joe Biden to encourage students to stand up together against sexual assault on […]

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Terry in Action- Tiffany Rodriguez

Tiffany Rodriguez (TXST 2014) organized a school supply drive for the Pre-K Department at a local school. Texas State Terry Scholars brought their donations to the 2016 Fall Orientation. TF: Why did you choose to get involved? TR: I heard that the Pre-K Department at Science Hall Elementary (15 minutes away from TXST) was in dire need […]

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Terry in Action- Landon Cowan

Landon Cowan (UNT 2013) presented his research at the McNair Research Luncheon, which was also attended by the university president and other administrators. Landon is majoring in Applied Behavior Analysis. TF: Tell us about your research. LC: My research (conducted in Florida over the summer) was about the use of a reinforcer assessment called a Progressive Ratio […]

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Terry in Action- Isabella Nobile

Isabella Nobile (UH 2016) assisted UH’s eNABLE chapter in building a 3D printed prosthesis for a 6 year old girl. TF: How did you get involved? IN: My friend and classmate invited me to a meeting, and I was excited by the prospect of giving back to children through a STEM project. TF: How has this experience impacted […]

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Terry in Action- Kendra Mack

Kendra Mack (TAMU 2013) worked with a team of other students to create a vector control application geared toward prevention of the spread of the Zika virus. She and her team presented the application at the CDC in Atlanta, GA. TF: Why did you choose to get involved? KM: I chose to get involved with “Innovations Against […]

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Terry Abroad- Toul DeGuia-Cranmer

Terry School and Year University of Houston, 2015 Where did you study abroad? I studied Geophysics at the University of Stavanger in Norway during the Fall 2016 semester. I was also able to visit the following places: Stockholm, Sweden Barcelona, Spain Paris, France Köln, Germany London, England Amsterdam, Netherlands Why did you choose to study […]

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Terry in Action- Lance Koenig

Terry School and Year UT- San Antonio, 2015 Name of Cause/ Project VMC’s Community Outreach Program   What was your role? Project Manager of VMC’s Community Outreach Program. I orchestrated events to ensure maximum participation for our leadership team and our advisors. With this program it made it so that all my employees have a […]

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Alumni Spotlight- LaShawn Washington

LaShawn Washington (UT 2014): Published author, world traveler, advocate, cosmetologist, graduate student. These can all be used to describe LaShawn, a former Terry Transfer Scholar at the University of Texas at Austin. We recently caught up with LaShawn after her trip to China and Transfer Interviews, where she served as a panelist in Dallas. After […]

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Alumni Spotlight- Jennifer Hemmick Gallagher

Jennifer Hemmick Gallagher (UH 2004) was a member of the first class of Terry Scholars at the University of Houston. She may have left San Antonio, but she never left the classroom. Upon graduating in 2008 with a degree in music education, she launched the choir program at Nolan Ryan Junior High School, in Pearland, […]

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