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
Campus and Community / Top Stories

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

UHD President’s Message – Show Your Support for the Astros
Campus and Community / Faculty and Staff / Top Stories

UHD President’s Message – Show Your Support for the Astros

Dear UHD Community, Not every city can celebrate its team being in the American League Championship Series. Then again, not every city has a hometown baseball team like the Houston Astros. As our Astros take on the New York Yankees, please join me in wearing work-appropriate team gear this Friday. Read Dr. Muñoz’s complete message … Continue reading