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July
09,
2020
| 04:30 PM America/Chicago
Since arriving at the University of Houston-Downtown, Alan Modrow has dedicated himself to serving both the institution and his fellow students. Now,
July
09,
2020
| 04:29 PM America/Chicago
Former University of Houston System (UHS) Regent and University of Houston-Downtown alumna Paula Mendoza was named among the region’s Most Admired
July
09,
2020
| 04:28 PM America/Chicago
The culture of UHD Gators is comprised of standout leaders who are committed to community and civic engagement. The University hosts classes and
July
09,
2020
| 04:28 PM America/Chicago
UHD Community members were featured in the following news articles and broadcast segments. UHD’s Assistant Director for the Center for Critical
July
06,
2020
| 06:12 PM America/Chicago
The UHD Sports & Fitness' July 6 -10  fitness schedule is now available. Don’t forget about the new aerobics studio fitness from now through
July
06,
2020
| 06:10 PM America/Chicago
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July
06,
2020
| 05:09 PM America/Chicago
Dr. Ben Soibam frequently works closely with students on a number of research initiatives and journal articles. Thanks to a National Institutes of
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
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.