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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) is the second-largest university in Houston and 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 President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates approximately 14,000 students, boasts more than 66,000 alumni, and offers 45 bachelor’s degrees, 12 master’s degrees, and 19 online programs within four colleges: Marilyn Davies College of Business, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Public Service, and College of Sciences and Technology. UHD has one of the lowest tuition rates in Texas.

U.S. News and World Report ranked UHD among the nation’s Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Applied Administration and Best Online Master’s Programs in Criminal Justice, as well as a Top Performer in Social Mobility. The Wall Street Journal/College Pulse ranked UHD one of the best colleges in the U.S. for its 2024 rankings, with notable distinctions: No. 1 for diversity (tied) and No. 3 for student experience. The University is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, a Minority-Serving Institution, and a Military Friendly School. For more information on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit uhd.edu.