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March
2019
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13:59 PM
America/Chicago

UHD's Health Fair Provides Screenings, Produce and More

By Paige Caldwell

The University of Houston-Downtown's (UHD) biannual Health Fair held March 6 was a great success. 

Every semester, UHD hosts this fair featuring free produce, healthcare providers and health screenings. Students, faculty and staff were invited to enjoy food, fitness assessments and demos and information from community partners. 

This event was sponsored by UHD Student Life, UHD Sports & Fitness, Veteran Services, Disability Services, Counseling Services, Student Health Services, UHD Police Department, Student Activities and the Student Goverment Association.

 

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.