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

March 2018

UT Dallas student leader

Mayra Zulema Carrasco Alvarado
Senior, Finance and Accounting

Sigma Lambda Alpha Sorority, Inc., The Bridge Homeless Recovery Center in Dallas - Volunteer, Academic Bridge Program

I admire Mayra, who successfully represents a first time college student and role model. In mentoring others and serving as a resource and a positive representative of UTD and member of Sigma Lambda Alpha Sorority, Inc., Mayra's leadership is reflected in all that she has accomplished.


February Spotlight: Margaux Altree
Junior, Literary Studies



January Spotlight: Mackenzie Pike
Senior, Neuroscience



October Spotlight: Alexis Longoria
Senior, Interdisciplinary Studies



September Spotlight: Melissa Livermore
Junior, Healthcare Studies


August 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