Student & Alumni Profiles

July
20,
2021
| 12:17 PM America/Chicago
SGA President Shamika Jefferson and Vice President Michelle Duvall lead a new all-female adminsitration.
June
29,
2021
| 11:48 AM America/Chicago
Activist and author RoShawn Evans is UHD's Political Science Student of the Year.
June
17,
2021
| 11:30 AM America/Chicago
It’s long been known that “blue” is the dominant school color for the University of Houston-Downtown, but one of the institution’s best kept secrets
May
18,
2021
| 14:16 PM America/Chicago
The third of four siblings, Randall Kelley, Jr. was born and raised in Houston’s Third Ward, a graduate of Jack Yates High School, the first in his
March
24,
2021
| 14:22 PM America/Chicago
Most people say they can pinpoint a pivotal moment or memorable time in their lives that shaped the person they are today. UHD Alumni Gerald Floyd
December
14,
2020
| 15:36 PM America/Chicago
Among this weekend's UHD graduating class of 2020 are mother and son Renita Gray and Anthony Taylor. 
November
04,
2020
| 09:06 AM America/Chicago
Aneeka Khan is breaking the mold. She’s the first member in her family to attend a university in the United States. She’s multilingual. She’s also a
September
22,
2020
| 10:56 AM America/Chicago
Criminal Justice major Sam Mosley is scheduled to graduate University of Houston-Downtown in spring, and when she does, she’ll leave behind a legacy
August
03,
2020
| 15:35 PM America/Chicago
“Back to the Future” was a massive box office hit when it was released in 1985 and spawned two equally popular sequels. Among its superfans, who know
June
22,
2020
| 15:29 PM America/Chicago
In a video produced specifically for UHD News, Gator Alumna Sheretta M. West tells recent graduates, current students and the administration, faculty
April
20,
2020
| 10:30 AM America/Chicago
They know all about the countless hours of studying, research and “Gator Grit” that it takes to achieve the ultimate goal of earning a degree from