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Upcoming Lecture Will Spotlight Immigration Law Updates


By Cynthia Gonzales

Immigration flyerUHD's Department of History, Humanities & Languages is hosting "An Update on Immigration Policies Under the Current Administration," from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., on Tuesday, Oct. 2 in the Welcome Center's Tour Room.

The upcoming lecture is a great opportunity for students studying law, legal Spanish, and translation.

The event's featured speaker is Dr. Susham Modi, an adjunct professor of law at University of Houston's Law Center, who will present the numerous changes and updates in immigration law during the past year.

He also worked as a clinical supervising attorney at UH's Law Center's Immigration Clinic, which helps individuals from all over the globe with immigration concerns and provides pro bono services.

The event is open to the general public and UHD community.

To attend this event, please RSVP.

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 President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 61,000 alumni and offers 45 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).

For the fourth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report ranks UHD among universities across the nation for Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (No. 27 and No. 15 for Veterans) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. U.S. News ranked the University among Top Performers on Social Mobility and awarded UHD a No. 1 ranking as the most diverse institution of higher education in the southern region of the U.S. 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.