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UHD In The News: Week of Jan. 17

ABC13 reported on Dan Crenshaw’s election to the U.S. House of Representatives, mentioning his UHD debate with Todd Litton. 

A Long Room article mentioned UHD’s debates featuring Todd Litton and Dan Crenshaw.

The Jewish Herald Voice mentioned UHD in an article on a Buffalo Bayou Tour.

UHD alumna Joy Addler was announced as the Performing Arts Manager at Variety Theatre by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

The Alice Echo News Journal reported on a new school being named for former UHD faculty member Viola Munoz Garcia.

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 50,000 alumni and offers 44 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). In 2018, UHD grew its First Time in College student population by 11 percent and transfer students by 14 percent.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston. It also is ranked among 15 U.S. universities with lowest net price to students (according to the U.S. Department of Education). The University 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.