UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications
MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Tyler GATE Kick-Off Celebration
August 25, 2011
Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
The University of Texas at Tyler will hold its Global Awareness Through Education program kick-off celebration at 3 – 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25 in the University Center theater.
The first cohort of freshman students will be introduced. Guest speaker Jane Spalding will discuss “Internationalization: Beyond Good Intentions.”
GATE is a two-year residential learning program designed for incoming freshmen where students live together, take enhanced core curriculum classes and participate in on- and off-campus activities that are globally engaging and culturally diverse.
For more information or interviews, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769.