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UHD and Mexican State of Tamaulipas Sign Collaboration Agreement Nov. 6
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UHD and Mexican State of Tamaulipas Sign Collaboration Agreement Nov. 6

Not long after his arrival as president of the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD), Dr. Juan Sánchez Muñoz hosted a visit in May with the Mexican delegation from the State of Tamaulipas. In just a mere six months, the delegation returned to campus to make the spirit of collaboration official through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Tamaulipas and UHD with a signing ceremony on Nov. 6.

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Master’s of Nonprofit Management Program, CenterPoint Partner for Power Tools for Nonprofits Conference
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Master’s of Nonprofit Management Program, CenterPoint Partner for Power Tools for Nonprofits Conference

Nonprofit organizations support many essential community services, and that was especially apparent during Harvey. Greater Houston area nonprofits emerged as true heroes during the historic storm. Even the bravest organizations, however, face a number of challenges, including sustained funding, adequate staffing or lack of resources. Continue reading

UHD “Innovation in Criminal Justice” Symposium Set for Nov. 14
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UHD “Innovation in Criminal Justice” Symposium Set for Nov. 14

Scholars, practitioners and civic leaders continue to discuss and debate new approaches to the criminal justice process. These include reparative interactions between offenders and victims (restorative justice), rehabilitation or education programs in lieu of convictions (diversion) and the inclusion of communities in the criminal justice process (community-based justice). The University of Houston-Downtown is hosting a … Continue reading