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2020

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May
05,
2021
| 13:51 PM America/Chicago
UHD will be partnering with Phillis Wheatley High School to meet with students to discuss the role a college education will play in their future. The
May
05,
2021
| 13:50 PM America/Chicago
The April/May edition of UHD's Center for Critical Race Studies newsletter "The Connect" is available online.
May
03,
2021
| 14:16 PM America/Chicago
UHD, in partnership with the Houston Food Bank, will host a Food Fair on Saturday, May 8. Scheduled from 1 - 4 p.m. – or while supplies last – UHD
May
03,
2021
| 14:07 PM America/Chicago
The College of Public Service’s Collaboratory for Aging Resources & Education (CARE) invites UHD faculty and staff to “Tough Conversations on Aging:
May
03,
2021
| 14:06 PM America/Chicago
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May
03,
2021
| 10:06 AM America/Chicago
UHD President Loren J. Blanchard launched a “Listening Tour,” providing an opportunity for constituents to share thoughts, ideas and visions for UHD
April
30,
2021
| 12:39 PM America/Chicago
The University of Houston-Downtown and Lee College have pledged their support to enhancing the educational experience of students who attend Lee
April
30,
2021
| 12:31 PM America/Chicago
UHD will host the Houston Food Bank's Backpack Buddy Program Friday, May 21, serving K-12 students. This initiative provides families and
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