07
October
2021
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15:29 PM
America/Chicago

Breast Cancer Awareness Workshop Hosted by Sports & Fitness

Awareness and prevention are the most effective tools in the fight against breast cancer. Learn more at UHD Sports & Fitness' Breast Cancer Awareness workshop on 1-2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 11 in Academic Building Room A630

In this workshop participants will learn how to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer by making positive lifestyle changes and the screening methods that are used to help prevent and detect breast cancer. Light refreshments will be served. A breast cancer bracelet will be randomly given to attendees at the conclusion of the workshop.

 

About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)—the second-largest university in Houston—has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 60,000 alumni and offers 45 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service; Sciences & Technology; and University College).

For the fourth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report ranks UHD among universities across the nation for Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (No. 27 and No. 15 for Veterans) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. U.S. News ranked the University among Top Performers on Social Mobility and a No. 1 ranking as the most diverse institution of higher education in the southern region of the U.S. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.