Student Leadership Spotlight

Student Leadership Spotlight is an opportunity for the UT Dallas community to recognize acts of leadership, both small and large, that make our campus such an incredible environment to be a part of. These actions, whether it is picking up trash from the sidewalk as they walk by, championing a cause with their fellow peers, or charting a new direction for their student organization, are impacting those around them and are something to celebrate.

Student leaders are recognized monthly for their contributions to the campus community and beyond.

Nomination Form

Faculty, staff and students are welcome to nominate someone who has exemplified leadership to them! Submit your nomination in OrgSync.

UT Dallas student leaders

December Spotlight

UT Dallas student leader

Alexis Longoria
Senior, Interdisciplinary Studies

Student Wellness Center - Bystander Intervention Liaison, University Recreation - Student Supervisor, Undergraduate Success Scholars Charter Member, UTD Body Project Leader, UTD Homecoming Court 2017, Power Dancers Co-Captain

ÔÇťAlexis leads by example and excels in everything she does. She always goes above and beyond to make sure everything is accomplished on time and makes each member of her team feel comfortable while motivating them to be the best they can be."


November Spotlight: Melissa Livermore
Junior, Healthcare Studies


September Spotlight: Joseph P. Veeravalli
Graduate, Information Technology Management


April Spotlight: Cindy Rodriguez
Senior, Criminology


March Spotlight: Ashik Ghani
Senior, Finance


February Spotlight: Luis Garcia Fuentes
Senior, Information Technology and Systems


January Spotlight: Ashley Levy
Junior, Accounting and Healthcare Management


December Spotlight: Nancy Fairbank
Senior, Political Science


November Spotlight: Randi Baculi
Senior, Healthcare Studies