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Campus Creativity on Display
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Campus Creativity on Display

Don’t let the new name fool you. This year’s University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) Arts and Communication Festival (formerly the Fine Arts Festival) will continue the tradition of engaging Gators in creative campus activities. The Arts and Communication Festival runs March 27 through 31 with events designed to showcase the talents of faculty, staff and students. … Continue reading

Scholarship Inspires Students to Soar to New Heights
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Scholarship Inspires Students to Soar to New Heights

To the layperson, undergraduate research may seem similar to the projects high school students submit to science fairs, but it is not. These projects, often critical parts of a faculty member’s research, add context and experience that is important to a student’s education. To three Abramowitz Research Scholars at the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD), undergraduate … Continue reading

Scholarship Endowment Created in Honor of President Emeritus Max Castillo
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Scholarship Endowment Created in Honor of President Emeritus Max Castillo

University of Houston-Downtown President Emeritus Max Castillo has staying power. Although he retired eight years ago, his reputation and accomplishments continue to bring recognition to the University. Castillo – or “Dr. C,” as he’s fondly called – had a 17 year tenure with University of Houston-Downtown, and his involvement with the Intercultural Development Research Association … Continue reading