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First Gen finds its place

Kenny Tyler (works in Facilities) with his mentee, Abraham May.

“I have something to tell you.” Sixteen-year-old Juan Aponte wasn’t sure what to think as he stared at his mother from across the couch, waiting for her to continue. “You’re going to go live with your aunt,” she said. It was 2017 and Hurricane Maria, a Category 5 hurricane, had left a devastating wave of destruction across most of Puerto Rico, his home country, a few months before. “Next

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Like Auntie, Like Nephew: Alumnus and advisor form lasting bond

Kinnawa Kaitibi and Nicole Brown both remember when they first met during his sophomore year. What started as a rocky first encounter has grown into a years-long mentorship and friendship that has lasted beyond Kaitibi’s college years.

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Learn more about the College of Arts and Sciences at the Majors Showcase

Interested in an arts or sciences degree? Learn about more than 60 undergraduate programs in the College of Arts and Science (CAS) at the upcoming Majors Showcase events.

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UTC GIS team places third in national competition

UTC team wins best reference map at Esri User Conference, one of the largest gatherings of geographic information systems professionals. 

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Meet Handshake, UTC’s newest career platform for students and alumni

Looking for a job or internship? Meet Handshake, a website geared toward college students and alumni. Handshake connects with employers with thousands of listings for part-time and full-time jobs, internships and co-ops.

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