The fall semester is quickly approaching, and new and returning UHD Gators will kick off the academic year by participating in a variety of exciting activities and events during UHD’s biannual Welcome Week extravaganza.
The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) Dragon Boat team participated in the first Cleburne Dragon Boat Festival in Cleburne, Texas on July 29 and 30. The team won the Community Cup after racing down Lake Pat Cleburne in a traditional Hong Kong style Buk dragon boat.
Mayra Hernandez has gathered many takeaways during a long career that has spanned teaching, instructional coaching and educational administration. One in particular, however, has a powerful lasting effect — relentless progression.
Career planning is a complex process that may require some assistance. As a graduate of the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD), Gator alumni have unlimited access to the UHD Career Development Center’s free services and resources.
On July 15, the University Houston-Downtown (UHD) Scholars Academy (SA) hosted a reunion for its former members at the Gator-owned Ogun Wine & Art Bar.
Carol Brace is breaking the glass ceiling in her respective fields of business and community service. She is defying limitations and has recently been recognized for her many efforts. In June 2017, Brace, University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) lecturer and business development specialist for the Marilyn Davies College of Business, was selected as the 2017 Woman of Excellence.
The days leading up to the first day of university classes can be nerve wracking. New classroom environments, unfamiliar professors and different expectations can make transitioning to college a challenging experience for students, particularly freshmen.