Student & Alumni Profiles

May
07,
2019
History major Helen Martinez was hesitant to apply for a summer internship even though it deeply interested her.
May
02,
2019
National honor society Alpha Lambda Delta recently announced its fellowship awards for the 2019-20 year and granted University of Houston-Downtown
April
17,
2019
Audiences in Houston can sample these and other student works that are on view at Saint Arnold Restaurant through May. Graphic novel pages and
March
20,
2019
For the third consecutive season, a member of the UHD women’s wrestling club team earned the honor of All-American at the National Collegiate
March
13,
2019
Jason Lillie sees his time at UHD as a second chance and he’s making sure its time well spent.
March
13,
2019
Boston-based non-profit organization, Campus Compact, recently announced its 2018 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows. The organization, which works to
March
07,
2019
Keith Baines once thought higher education was out of reach. A self-confessed “class clown,” he was expelled from high school and frequently in
February
14,
2019
Some students don’t start thinking about careers or college until high school. University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) student Yaquelin Serrano,
February
07,
2019
“I am UHD,” Ruby Muñoz Dang proudly said, commenting on the institution’s impact on her life and career. “I am where I am today because of this
December
20,
2018
As her family worked their way up and out of poverty, Placencia-Delgao overcame those obstacles while studying Political Science and managed to
December
13,
2018
This University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) alum started off as a Mustang in high school, earned an art degree as a Texas longhorn and graduated with