The three Honors students who spent the fall 2022 semester at Oxford as part of the Oxford Semester Abroad Programme recently described their experiences to a large group of Honors students. The students described the tutorials they took, how they worked, and what it was like working one-on-one with an Oxford tutor. They also noted the many extra-curricular activities – from tennis to rowing to trivia nights. Finally, the also described the various places they got to visit on weekends and after the semester ended.
UT Biology professor, Kevin Beach, recently gave a symposium reflecting on his research on seaweed. He detailed how important seaweed is for humans and the planet, noting that it is in many of the products we consume and is a major contributor of oxygen in the atmosphere.