Throughout my career in higher education, I’ve been fortunate to serve successful institutions driven by talented teams and individuals. This week, I am pleased to officially join the University of Houston-Downtown, which definitely epitomizes this description.
New University of Houston-Downtown President Dr. Juan Sánchez Muñoz addresses the campus community in a new video message.
On Monday, April 17, a new era begins for the University of Houston-Downtown as Dr. Juan Sánchez Muñoz begins his tenure as the institution’s new president.
Political science student Eisha Khan imagined, believed and achieved an opportunity of a lifetime. Khan, a junior at the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD), has been selected to receive the 2017 Newman Civic Fellowship with Campus Compact, a national non-profit organization committed to the public purposes of higher education. She is one of 273 “public problem solvers” …
The seeds of contemporary skateboarding were planted in mid-20th century southern California. Fast forward to 2017, and the sport continues to grow around the world … including right here at the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD).
When Hudson joined UHD in 2007 as an English professor, he noticed that the diverse cultures and groups on campus lacked representation. Today, Hudson helms UHD’s Center for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
For the past four years, Gator Ava Carter has led an annual community clean-up in which volunteers help pick up trash on the streets and sidewalks. This Saturday, Carter will again spend an afternoon to beautifying the neighborhood she loves.