UHD In The News: Week of Nov. 7
University of Houston-Downtown community members were featured in the following news segments and articles.
Dr. Elizabeth Gilmore was interviewed about the film “Joker” on Fox26.
UHD’s event with NBC and KPRC “Education Now” was mentioned in a Pasadena Citizen article.
UHD was mentioned in an article in The Cougar focused on the HEED Award.
Alumnus Chance Maddox was featured in Bluebonnet News as Liberty County Sheriff’s Office employee of the month.
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.