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2020

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August
10,
2020
| 14:43 PM America/Chicago
The Center for Community Engagement & Service Learning (CCESL) announces available paid internship positions within the Community Work Study and
August
10,
2020
| 10:26 AM America/Chicago
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August
10,
2020
| 10:18 AM America/Chicago
Yanethzy Lara and Nazma Reeza, accounting students in the Marilyn Davies College of Business, have been awarded scholarships from the Public Company
August
07,
2020
| 15:05 PM America/Chicago
Dear UHD Faculty & Staff, I hope this message finds you and your families in good health. As I write this message, our University … and our
August
07,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/Chicago
Hello Gators! The start of the semester is just weeks away, and the University of Houston-Downtown wants you to be prepared for Fall 2020. The
August
06,
2020
| 13:53 PM America/Chicago
Members of the UHD Community were spotlighted in recent broadcast segments and news articles.  Professor of Psychology Kristin Anderson’s book
August
06,
2020
| 11:08 AM America/Chicago
Dr. Krista Gehring launched CrimComics four years ago and has steadily added new editions, including the latest one.
August
06,
2020
| 10:22 AM America/Chicago
Dr. Jonathan Schwartz will receive the esteemed American Psychological Association (APA) Social Justice Award.
Acevedo, advocates spar over relevance of race in past month's 5 Houston police killingsopens in new window
Dr. Kevin Buckler, Professor of Criminal Justice, weighs in on officer-involved shootings in this Houston Chronicle article.
20
May
2020
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'A loaded gun:' Wet markets, wildlife trafficking pose threat for the next pandemicopens in new window
Dr. Peter Li, Associate Professor of Political Science was interviewed by USA Today.
16
May
2020
www.usatoday.com
During The COVID-19 Pandemic, A Police Funeral Presents A New Challengeopens in new window
Dr. Elizabeth Gilmore, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, was interviewed regarding police funerals on Houston Public Media.
08
May
2020
www.houstonpublicmedia.org
Houston Mattersopens in new window
Assistant Professor of Business Diedrich von Biedenfeld was interviewed on Houston Public Media’s Houston Matters.
07
May
2020
www.houstonpublicmedia.org
This Professor Didn’t See Enough Positive Reflections Of African Americans In Academic Literature – So She Wrote A Bookopens in new window
Dr. Stacy DeFreitas was interviewed on The Texas Standard regarding her new book “African American Psychology.”
07
May
2020
www.texasstandard.org