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UHD In The News: Week of Aug. 5

Here are the latest news stories featuring the University of Houston-Downtown.

The Houston Chronicle featured the new UHD College of Sciences & Technology Building.

KHOU CBS 11 featured UHD's Food Market. The initiative also was featured in the Houston Chronicle.

UHD's Gator Pledge was featured in the Houston Chronicle.

Dr. Jonathan Chism, assistant professor of history, was interviewed by FOX26's Isiah Carey regarding his new book, "30-Day Journey with Martin Luther King, Jr."



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.