TX512 explores all things UT-Austin and all things Texas. TX512 is a member of the Texas Podcast Network brought to you by The University of Texas at Austin. Podcasts are produced by faculty members and staffers at UT Austin who work with University Communications to craft content that adheres to journalistic best practices. The University of Texas at Austin offers these podcasts at no charge. Podcasts appearing on the network and this webpage represent the views of the hosts, not of The University of Texas at Austin. For questions email Ramon.Blakley@austin.utexas.edu.
Dr. Laura Brown and UTNY
Dr. Laura Brown (Ph.D., the University of Texas at Austin, 2015) is an Assistant Professor of Practice in Communication Studies and serves as Program Director for the University of Texas Semester in New York (UTNY). She teaches the Leadership & Urban Engagement course. To learn more, go to: https://utny.utexas.edu/ or follow @UTNYProgram on Instagram.
2 Years Later
In this episode and honor of his 2nd anniversary with UT Austin, TX512, Host Sam Torres is the guest. Ramon Blakley, Director of Recruitment, hosts this special show where listeners can learn more about Sam and his job as a UT Austin admission counselor.
The Texas Podcast Network
The episode of TX512 is a 'podcast about podcasts' thanks to the Texas Podcast Network. The University of Texas at Austin is home to many wonderful podcasts. Now, for the first time, podcast fans can easily find them on the Texas Podcast Network. If you didn’t know about podcasting a few years ago, you probably do now. It continues to reach new heights. Over half of Americans listen to podcasts, and there are many out there for them to choose from. The Texas Podcast Network is a great way to discover the podcasts being made across campus. The episode features Sara Lentz, the network creator, Marc Airhart, producer of "Point of Discovery, Michelle Daniel, and Stephanie Holmsten with "The Other Side of Campus" and our own Sam Torres. Discover more at https://podcasts.utexas.edu.
Let's Get Global: Exploring Education Abroad at UT
TX512 Host Sam Torres has a conversation about education abroad opportunities with Heather Thompson, Director of Education Abroad at Texas Global and Dr. Devin Walker, Director of the Office of Global Leadership and Social Impact in the Department of Diversity and Community Engagement. Learn more by visiting https://global.utexas.edu/abroad and https://diversity.utexas.edu/globalleadership/.
Dr. Kristin Gilger and the University Writing Center
In the episode TX512 Host Sam Torres talks reading, writing, piano, and pursuing passions with Dr. Kristin Gilger, Graduate Services Coordinator in the University Writing Center. Dr. Gilger plans graduate writing retreats, writing groups, and workshops, teaches the Dissertation Summer Boot Camp, and works on building a supportive writing community for graduate students across disciplines. Learn more about the writing center by visiting https://uwc.utexas.edu
Faculty Spotlight - Dr. John Morán González
TX512 has a conversation with Dr. John Morán González. Dr. Gonzalez is the J. Frank Dobie Regents Professor of American and English Literature at the University of Texas at Austin. He is currently Director of the Center for Mexican American Studies at UT Austin and on the Board of Directors for Humanities Texas.