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UHD In The News - Week of May 28

University of Houston-Downtown Community members and initiatives were fatured in the following news items:

Dr. Peter Li, Associate Professor of Political Science, was interviewed by Vox regarding China’s wet markets.

UHD’s Summer Scholarships were mentioned in a University Business article.

The Houston Chronicle featured UHD’s Summer Scholarships.

UHD’s Summer Scholarships were featured on Univision 45.

Student Alejandro Alvear was interviewed by FOX26 about the E-Book Linbrary.

About the University of Houston-Downtown

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 Interim President Dr. Antonio D. Tillis. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 51,000 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.