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UHD In The News: Week of Aug. 23

Members of the University of Houston-Downtown community were featured in the following broadcast segments and news articles.

Dr. Peter Li was interviewed by the U.K. newspaper Express on the abuse of dogs in China.

UHD was mentioned in a CultureMap article on the Project Row Houses Founders Tours.

The Houston Chronicle announced alumna Ashley Hobbs as an assistant principal for Dayton Independent School District.

Fuels Markets News spotlighted CITGO STEM Scholarships that were awarded to UHD students.

UHD’s Common Reader selection was announced in Inside Higher Ed.

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 Dr. Juan Sánchez Muñoz. Annually, UHD educates more than 14,000 students; boasts over 45,000 alumni and offers 43 bachelor’s and eight master’s degree programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service, Sciences & Technology; and University College).

UHD has one of the lowest tuition rates of any four-year university in Houston and Texas and is noted nationally as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Minority-Serving Institution. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.