UHD Community to Stroll to the Polls During Oct. 26 ‘Walk 2 Vote’
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UHD Community to Stroll to the Polls During Oct. 26 ‘Walk 2 Vote’

By Mike Emery The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) community will literally “exercise” its right to vote during Walk 2 Vote on Oct. 26. Led by UHD’s Student Government Association (SGA) in partnership with University leadership and community partners, Walk 2 Vote is a mass procession from the campus to the Harris County Tax Office (1001 … Continue reading

New Exhibit Spotlights UHD’s Branding History
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New Exhibit Spotlights UHD’s Branding History

By Shannon Wright As the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) evolved from South Texas Junior College to University of Houston-Downtown College (UH/DC), its marketing and branding efforts also have progressed. University community members can view the evolution of UHD and its communication strategies through the years in the W.I. Dykes Library exhibit “What’s in a Name?: … Continue reading

A Note from Interim President Michael A. Olivas: Finding Golden Opportunities Under UHD’s ‘Rainbow Connection’
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A Note from Interim President Michael A. Olivas: Finding Golden Opportunities Under UHD’s ‘Rainbow Connection’

Slideshow Photos by Thomas Shea It’s only September, but the fall semester already has proven to be quite momentous. In just a few weeks since classes resumed at the University of Houston-Downtown, I’ve had wonderful opportunities to connect with members of the campus community and other UHD supporters. The most recent event was the outstanding … Continue reading

Gators Discuss Importance of Community Engagement During Luncheon
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Gators Discuss Importance of Community Engagement During Luncheon

Slideshow Photos by Thomas Shea The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) has redefined the college experience for many students. Through service learning initiatives, UHD students apply what they’re learning in classrooms to a number of community projects. These efforts recently were celebrated during UHD’s Community Engagement Luncheon on Sept. 15 at the Junior League of Houston. … Continue reading