UHD In The News: Week of Oct. 24, 2019
University of Houston-Downtown community members were featured in the following news articles and broadcast segments.
Dr. Gene Preuss, associate professor of history, was interviewed by Texas Monthly for the article "The Battle to Rewrite Texas History."
UHD professor Dr. Jeffrey Martz was interviewed on Houston Public Media’s Houston Matters about the discovery of the Kwanasaurus.
UHD’s upcoming Youth Voters Conference was featured on KPRC Ch. 2.
Dr. Jonathan Chism was featured in a Houston Chronicle profile discussing his research and his new book “30 Day Journey with Martin Luther King Jr.”
UHD alumnus Eric Robins was featured in Fort Bend Focus Magazine’s Hometown Heroes section.
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.