Staff Awards to Honor Years of Service, Retirees, Academic Achievements
The University of Houston-Downtown Staff Council is hosting its annual Staff Awards honoring years of service, retirements and degrees earned at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 22 in the Wilhelmina Cullen Robertson Auditorium.
Staff members who are receiving awards will be recognized in-person. However, staff not receiving an award can view the event virtually and are invited to stop by the Mural Area from 1 to 2 p.m. for pre-packaged ice cream.
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 54,000 alumni and offers 44 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).
UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. 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.