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Calling All Staff: Come ‘Connect the Dots’ at the Staff Retreat Sept. 15!

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The Fall 2023 UHD Staff Retreat, “Connecting the Dots,” is Friday, Sept. 15, from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in the Jesse H. Jones Building (the former Student Life Center). Register through Eventbrite today!

This interactive, on-campus retreat is designed to foster connections and collaboration through intentional networking opportunities, multiple team-building exercises, an inspiring keynote speaker, and a staff-led panel. 

Retreat participants will have many opportunities to informally engage with one another throughout the retreat and “connect the dots” between yourself, your colleagues, the University, and student success. 

A light breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be provided. 

Supervisors are encouraged to make arrangements for their teams to be able to attend the entire retreat. Please contact hr@uhd.edu with questions.

Don’t miss your chance to unwind, learn, and collaborate as we connect the dots and build a stronger UHD community. Don’t delay, register today!


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About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) is the second-largest university in Houston and 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 approximately 14,000 students, boasts more than 66,000 alumni, and offers 45 bachelor’s degrees, 12 master’s degrees, and 19 online programs within four colleges: Marilyn Davies College of Business, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Public Service, and College of Sciences and Technology. UHD has one of the lowest tuition rates in Texas.

U.S. News and World Report ranked UHD among the nation’s Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Applied Administration and Best Online Master’s Programs in Criminal Justice, as well as a Top Performer in Social Mobility. The Wall Street Journal/College Pulse ranked UHD one of the best colleges in the U.S. for its 2024 rankings, with notable distinctions: No. 1 for diversity (tied) and No. 3 for student experience. The University is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, a Minority-Serving Institution, and a Military Friendly School. For more information on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit uhd.edu.