About 11,000 staff members help keep The University of Texas at Austin running like a well-oiled machine. They play unique roles that contribute to the future of the university. Get to know the stories of four staff members through a series of photos and audio clips.
- Jeff Bachschmid, a carpenter with Project Management and Construction Services, said his work is rewarding because of the emphasis placed on getting a job done right.
- Kathy Palmer, a licensed vocational nurse for University Healthy Services, says she finds caring for students to be "inspiring and energizing."
- Virginia Jaramillo is a friendly food preparer, happy to feed students, staff and faculty at Littlefield and Kinsolving.
- Laura Davis, a recruiting sergeant for The University of Texas at Austin Police Department, takes seriously her role of protecting the future leaders on campus.
Video production by Christopher Palmer and photography by Marsha Miller.