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UHD In The News: Week of Oct. 17

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

UHD’s $250,000 gift from Green Mountain Energy was featured in Innovation Map Houston.

The Houston Chronicle featured UHD’s $250,000 gift from the Green Mountain Energy Sun Club.

Juan Antonio Sorto, UHD alumnus, was featured in a Houston Chronicle article.

Opening remarks from NBC News Learn’s Education Now event at UHD were shared on the NBC News website.

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).

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.