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Vital Voices Series To Feature Houston Recovery Center

Head shot of Leonard KincaidThe upcoming November installment of the VitalVoices Series will feature the Houston Recovery Center.

Please join us at 5:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 5, in the College of Public Service, Commerce Street Building, Room C-100.

Leonard Kincaid, co-founder and executive director of the Houston Recovery Center – located just blocks away from our campus – will speak about the work of the center and its implications both for individuals and the community at large.

The nine-event series serves as a forum to bring scholars, practitioners and UHD alumni to speak to students, faculty, alumni and community partners within the University’s College of Public Service. The event features guest speakers who will share how their work impacts society through their professional experiences and knowledge. 

For more information visit, Center for Public Service and Community Research's web page.

 

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). In 2018, UHD grew its First Time in College student population by 11 percent and transfer students by 14 percent.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston. It also is ranked among 15 U.S. universities with lowest net price to students (according to the U.S. Department of Education). The University is noted nationally as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Minority-Serving Institution. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.