During Explore UT, students, teachers, parents and community members from across the state are invited to come to campus for a day-long celebration where visitors get to experience hands-on research and scholarship from UT.
Relive the day with this roundup of some of our favorite #ExploreUT tweets:
Texans came together for a day-long celebration of hands-on research and scholarship on the Forty Aces.
Held annually at UT, Explore UT aims to inform students, parents, teachers and community members from across the state about the importance of the public research institution and higher education in Texas.
The world wouldn’t be as cool w/o UT research. Op-ed via @TexasScience Dean @LindaHicke #ExploreUT🔎 #WhatStartsHere🌎 https://t.co/WDtcPddpFY
— UT Austin (@UTAustin) March 1, 2017
Hearts, brains, lungs, CT scans & more! There was a lot of incredible things to see @DellMedSchool during their first year at #ExploreUT🔎 pic.twitter.com/THpOWwchOe
— Greg Fenves (@gregfenves) March 4, 2017
We’re not gonna let a little rain spoil our fun! #exploreUT #AVIDneisd #collegebound pic.twitter.com/zY5YTIRzZf
— Ms. Perez (@MsDperez) March 4, 2017
We are soaking wet but having a blast @UTAustin . Hook ’em! 🤘 #ExploreUT pic.twitter.com/abnf0fMIPv
— Armstrong AVID (@Armstrong_AVID) March 4, 2017
#ExploreUT gives students chance to dream about their future in #highered – including the chance to build robots. https://t.co/6hoK3LLTnK pic.twitter.com/jt1K9fbmly
— Spectrum News Austin (@SpecNewsATX) March 5, 2017
From inspiring artwork to cutting-edge science, #ExploreUT lets visitors discover what’s next.
The day-long event invites Texans of all ages to experience robust research experiences, hands-on demonstrations and experiments, and participate in the richness of the university’s scholarship and knowledge.
We are here! #ExploreUT #broncogamestrong pic.twitter.com/3RV5UjUtm3
— Mrs. Smith (@Mrs_T_Smith) March 4, 2017
#Science visualizations, augmented reality, and more shown at #ExploreUT. pic.twitter.com/obeX8G35Ox
— TACC (@TACC) March 5, 2017
Toil and trouble, Kyleigh is making ice cream bubble. It’s not everyday she gets to play with nitrogen! #ExploreUT @LakeWorthISD pic.twitter.com/cawdTeq2Xs
— MJ Miller Elementary (@ElementaryMJ) March 4, 2017
@LawsonMS_HISD Students Explore Cildo Meireles’s Missão/Missões (How to Build Cathedrals) at @blantonmuseum #ExploreUT pic.twitter.com/weDjr93TI9
— Corina Cantu (@mscantumath) March 4, 2017
Everyone from early learners to adults explored the scholarship and discovery that takes place at UT.
Explore UT provides visitors the opportunity to experience the richness of scholarship and discovery that takes place at a public research university while also demonstrating the uniqueness of UT.
Was Gold E. Locks guilty of illegally entering the three bears’ house? Find out at our #ExploreUT mock trial: https://t.co/5jkaK1ruBP
— UT Austin (@UTAustin) March 4, 2017
Learning about the sciences at #ExploreUT with @Rutledge_Elem pic.twitter.com/82axwB0N8D
— Beth Mohler (@MohlerBeth) March 4, 2017
At #exploreUT yesterday dozens of kids from around texas held their first frog pic.twitter.com/E5hyiRj04o
— Rebecca Tarvin (@frogsicles) March 5, 2017
Having a blast at the Biodiversity Center station at #ExploreUT starring @davidcannatella showing kids some preserved herps! pic.twitter.com/mi4MigIvLy
— E. Anne Chambers (@chamberea) March 4, 2017
Explore UT lets future Longhorns, proud alumni and visitors experience the opportunity and impact of higher education and UT.
Explore UT seeks to broaden the horizons of students in Texas and motivate them toward achieving higher education after high school. It seeks to help parents and teachers encourage the excitement of learning and discovery, and welcomes alumni to reconnect with the institution that prepared them for their careers.
What’s better than soccer-playing robots? #ExploreUT pic.twitter.com/vpvWOKWk2w
— Computer Science, UT (@UTCompSci) March 4, 2017
More shots of @OlleMightyOwls at #ExploreUT. A great experience for all!! Can’t spell college without Olle pic.twitter.com/t3x8xSTJDT
— Melanie Anderson (@mrsmmanderson) March 4, 2017
My babies helping @elizmcqueen launch a song @kutx #ExploreUT ❤️ pic.twitter.com/th0jaDvwPx
— Gwyn Walters (@GwynWalters) March 4, 2017
Thanks for visiting the Forty Acres!
We’ll see y’all next year at #ExploreUT.
We enjoyed spending the day with our community here to #ExploreUT! What did you discover at #DellMed? pic.twitter.com/fOUaDJAKaH
— Dell Medical School (@DellMedSchool) March 4, 2017
Thank your @resendiz1975 for taking our amazing @McReynoldsHISD students to #ExploreUT @UTAustin! A new tradition! pic.twitter.com/16mf4YjUWL
— Steven (@StapletonEDU) March 5, 2017
#ExploreUT was an amazing opportunity for these @BrookeLions! @aisdparents #AISDproud pic.twitter.com/POM5KgMh6T
— Ana Dwiggins (@AnaDwiggins) March 4, 2017
Following w/our spring college tours, @westsidehigh students visited @UTAustin to #ExploreUT and experience what’s education like after HS🎓📚 pic.twitter.com/EcPmKkXUIb
— HISD Multilingual (@HISDMultiPrgms) March 6, 2017
Thanks for coming to #ExploreUT! We hope you enjoyed the day.
Sorry we couldn’t take the class photo, but we’ll see y’all next year 🤘 pic.twitter.com/uQZjdz39CO
— UT Austin (@UTAustin) March 4, 2017
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