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UHD Celebrates Grand Opening of New Welcome Center

The UHD Welcome Center celebrated its grand opening Thursday, Feb. 4 in the company of 200 members of the Houston community. Located on the third floor of the One Main Building, the 26,000-square-foot facility provides streamlined services and resources to UHD students. The new center houses a tour room, seminar rooms and student services offices, … Continue reading

UHD Criminal Justice Students Participate in Reentry Program
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UHD Criminal Justice Students Participate in Reentry Program

On Monday, Feb. 1, the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) and Harris County Sheriff’s Office began the sixth reentry training for all community partners and students from Dr. Judith Harris’ senior seminar class.  The training is extensive and requires both students, and community partners to go through a series of discussions regarding what it means to … Continue reading

Taiwanese Professor Guest Lectures at UHD
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Taiwanese Professor Guest Lectures at UHD

Dr. Dayu Kao, the leader of the 11th group of Central Police University (CPU) students studying at University of Houston-Downtown (UHD), took time to guest lecture in various criminal justice classes on campus, including Dr. Judith Harris’ senior seminar class and Dr. Hsiao-Ming Wang’s Statistics in Criminal Justice class. Dr. Kao is an assistant professor … Continue reading

Celebrating Black History Month at UHD
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Celebrating Black History Month at UHD

The Center for Student diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is proud to share the master calendar of the 2016 UHD Black History Month events. The events are sponsored in conjunction with UHD’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Center for Critical Race Studies. For more information, please contact John Hudson, director of the Center … Continue reading

UHD Community Invited to Open House, Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Feb. 17
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UHD Community Invited to Open House, Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Feb. 17

The UHD community is invited to the Center for Public Service and Family Strengths Open House, and the Institute of Community Research Ribbon Cutting ceremony, Feb. 17 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Commerce Street Building, room C220. For questions or to request more information, please contact Jennifer Rowland, Ph.D., director of Center … Continue reading