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UHD In The News: Week of Jan. 24

The following news articles and broadcast segments featured members of the University of Houston-Downtown community.

The Baytown Sun mentioned the Texas Senate District 6 debates hosted at UHD.

FOX26’s Isiah Factor interviewed Dr. Creshema Murray, assistant professor of communication studies, regarding a viral image that sparked debate on social media.

The Texas Senate District 6 Debates were featured in the Houston Chronicle.

UHD student Alberto Reyes was featured on ABC13’s website to showcase his winning $100,000 in scholarship money from. Dr. Pepper.

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.