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2020

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July
02,
2020
| 09:38 PM America/Chicago
Dear UHD Community, I would like to offer a word of thanks for the warm welcome extended to me during my first days as Interim President. In a
July
02,
2020
| 09:33 PM America/Chicago
UHD was featured in the following news articles and broadcast segments. 
July
02,
2020
| 09:28 PM America/Chicago
The University of Houston-Downtown Office of the Provost has announced the appointment of Dr. David Ryden as the Interim Dean for the College of
July
02,
2020
| 08:17 PM America/Chicago
A lot has happened at UHD during the past three years. New buildings … increased enrollment … campus expansion … strengthened partnerships within
July
02,
2020
| 06:30 PM America/Chicago
For July, the College of Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS) continues its two virtual series “Coffee With Experts In The Industry” and “Let’s Talk
July
02,
2020
| 05:32 PM America/Chicago
Dr. Faiza Khoja began her professional academic career at the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) in 2016 and she never looked back. And now, she is
July
02,
2020
| 05:25 PM America/Chicago
Free tax preparation services through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offered by the Marilyn Davies College of Business are still
July
02,
2020
| 03:58 PM America/Chicago
Recently, two Center for Critical Race Studies Fellows’ books were recognized in local and national media. Daniel Peña's "Bang" and Dr.
Essay: Do you recall life before coronavirus? There was a time when we were closeopens in new window
UHD's Beth Secor contributes an essay to the Houston Chronicle.
07
May
2020
www.houstonchronicle.com
This Professor Didn’t See Enough Positive Reflections Of African Americans In Academic Literature – So She Wrote A Bookopens in new window
University of Houston Downtown Associate Professor Stacie DeFreitas teaches psychology. She said the field is often focused on problems – but that can all start to feel overly negative. She said that is especially true when the focus is on African Americans.
07
May
2020
www.texasstandard.org
Houston Matters - May 5opens in new window
UHD's Diedrich von Biedenfeld discussed the economy during COVID-19
05
May
2020
Harris County’s top health official gives an update on our region’s health as businesses begin to reopen, and a business expert answers your economic questions about COVID-19.