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2020

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April
09,
2021
| 17:57 PM America/Chicago
Dear UHD Students, Faculty and Staff,I am happy to announce that on this upcoming Monday, April 12, our sister university, the University of Houston,
April
08,
2021
| 12:55 PM America/Chicago
UHD Community members were featured in the following news items. The San Bernadino American News featured an article on the Catholic church’s role in
April
08,
2021
| 12:44 PM America/Chicago
The University of Houston-Downtown kicked off its COVID-19 Health, Safety and Vaccine Forums as the city’s top medical officer addressed the UHD
April
07,
2021
| 15:00 PM America/Chicago
Thanks to the University of Houston-Downtown junior’s efforts to raise up his fellow Houstonians in need, psychology major Miguel Garcia received a
April
06,
2021
| 16:29 PM America/Chicago
Dr. Elizabeth Gilmore leads UHD's Death Investigations course.
April
06,
2021
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
The College of Humanities & Social Sciences’ 14 Annual Gender Studies Conference will challenge, discuss and confront these varied understandings on
April
06,
2021
| 08:54 AM America/Chicago
UHD researchers are part of a team studying security enhancements for the Internet of Things.
April
06,
2021
| 08:39 AM America/Chicago
UHD's Dr. Creshema Murray has been named to the Millennium Leadership Initiative's Class of 2021.
Psychology Today Interviews UHD's Dr. Peter Li About New Bookopens in new window
Dr. Peter Li, Associate Professor of Political Science, was featured in Psychology Today, promoting his new book "Animal Welfare in China."
06
Apr
2021
www.psychologytoday.com
Dr. Gene Preuss Interviewed Regarding Restoration Efforts of Historic LULAC Clubhouseopens in new window
UHD Associate Professor of History Dr. Gene Preuss featured in an article highlighting fundraising efforts to restore the historic LULAC Clubhouse.
27
Mar
2021
www.houstonchronicle.com
Marilyn Davies College of Business Professor Talks Stimulus Checksopens in new window
ABC13 interviewed Marilyn Davies College of Business Professor Dietrich von Biedenfeld about stimulus checks. The segment also aired on other outlets nationally.
01
Mar
2021
abc13.com
UHD Alumna named Waco's First Black Female Police Chiefopens in new window
Waco City Council voted unanimously to confirm Sheryl Victorian as Waco’s new police chief. Victorian earned her Master's in Criminal Justice from UHD.
16
Feb
2021
wacotrib.com
Higher Education Publication Highlights Grant to Assist Returning College Studentsopens in new window
Diverse Education reports how $750,000 state grant will provide boost to UHD students who paused their education to return and earn their college degree.
12
Feb
2021
diverseeducation.com