Student & Alumni Profiles

June
22,
2020
| 10:29 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
| 05:30 PM 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
March
11,
2020
| 04:22 PM America/Chicago
Her reputation as an author, visionary, leader, mentor and first lady precedes University of Houston-Downtown Alumna Sheretta M.
March
11,
2020
| 04:21 PM America/Chicago
Five surgeries to make it to the NFL, life-threatening injuries and a daughter fighting cancer. Devon Still’s life has been anything but easy. The
March
11,
2020
| 04:19 PM America/Chicago
In the early 1980s, Phebe Chen moved from the Philippines to Houston with her parents. As she was adjusting to life in America, she was looking for a
March
11,
2020
| 03:55 PM America/Chicago
Life’s a dance for University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) alumna and Pennsylvania Ballet Executive Director Shelly Power. Power has been involved in
March
11,
2020
| 03:54 PM America/Chicago
In the heart of the Texas Medical Center, University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) alumnus Isaac Valdez is playing a vital role in helping patients fight
February
25,
2020
| 04:48 PM America/Chicago
The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Parade will roll through downtown Houston this weekend. The procession will spotlight cowboys and cowgirls from
February
24,
2020
| 06:39 PM America/Chicago
The saying usually goes … “Like mother, like daughter.” For Brya Curtis, the phrase could be amended to … “like mother, like sister … and like
January
03,
2020
| 06:35 PM America/Chicago
Members of the UHD Community have long been engaged in neighborhood clean-up efforts and are applying their creative talents to help beautify
December
12,
2019
| 11:06 PM America/Chicago
This weekend, more than 2,000 Gators will complete their academic journeys during the Fall 2019 Commencement Ceremonies. These graduates balanced