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UHD in the News

In Recent Headlines: KHOU Ch. 11 mentioned UHD in a story on the Spaghetti Warehouse’s recovery following Harvey. The Houston Chronicle includes an upcoming UHD poetry reading its list of upcoming literary events. The Houston Chronicle featured UHD’s Willow St. Pump Station in an article featuring photos of the unexplored areas of the building. 97.9 … Continue reading

Unwrapping UHD’s Largest Gift
Campus and Community

Unwrapping UHD’s Largest Gift

Marilyn Davies’ $10 million gift to the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) will have a long-term transformative effect on the institution. Her gift—the largest in UHD’s history—named the Marilyn Davies College of Business. The University now holds the distinction of hosting the state’s first college of business named for a woman and the fourth in the nation to do so. And, it’s also UHD’s first named college. Continue reading

Invest in Blue: UHD Celebrates Year of Success, Vision for Future
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Invest in Blue: UHD Celebrates Year of Success, Vision for Future

(The Oct. 23 President’s Report to the Community will be streamed live at 2 p.m.) It’s been a milestone year for the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD). A new president, a historic $10 million naming gift, and the planning of a new academic building are transforming the University into a bigger, bolder institution of higher learning. … Continue reading

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Higher Ed Headlines

Just a click away. Get your weekly dose of higher education headlines: UT’s first Muslim sorority hopes to inspire leadership—Texas Tribune Mu Delta Alpha is built around members’ sense of Islamic identity.  Colleges use Facebook ads to Target Applicants, Parents and Lawmakers—Chronicle of Higher Education The ads showed up in the feeds of thousands of … Continue reading