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Gatorettes Dance Team Finishes Third at American Collegiate Nationals
Campus & Community

Gatorettes Dance Team Finishes Third at American Collegiate Nationals

The UHD Gatorettes dance team placed third in the American Dance Drill Team’s American Collegiate Championship Division II Hip Hop. UHD finished behind St. Mary’s University and the winning team from the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. In front of thousands of fans and hundreds of schools in the Coliseum at the University of North Texas, … Continue reading

Volunteer Houston Announces 43 Finalists for Greater Houston Service Awards
Community Engagement

Volunteer Houston Announces 43 Finalists for Greater Houston Service Awards

As community engagement is a hallmark of the University of Houston-Downtown, UHD President Dr. Bill Flores and First Lady Dr. Noël Bezette-Flores are pleased to serve as co-chairs for Volunteer Houston’s 2015 Greater Houston Service Awards. This week, the nonprofit announced the 43 outstanding volunteers who are finalists for the awards in 15 categories. “The … Continue reading

Updated Graphic Standards for Publications, Print, and Email Signatures
Employee Services

Updated Graphic Standards for Publications, Print, and Email Signatures

As a reminder to faculty and staff, the most recent copy of the Graphic Guidelines document is accessible online. These guidelines apply to all publications, including fliers, posters, web content and more.  The 48-page guide includes standards and guidance on the use of: Taglines University, college and campus logos – including spacing and placement options Typography … Continue reading

Campus & Community

Arts & Humanities Presents Fine Arts Festival 2015

In honor of UHD’s 40th anniversary, the Department of Arts and Humanities will present Fine Arts Festival 2015 next week, March 30 through April 3. The week-long celebration will include: Information sessions about the BAFA degree African Dance Performance O’Kane Gallery Exhibit Local performance artists An open mic and talent show Fine Arts Internship Fair … Continue reading

‘Coffee with the President’ Series Continues in April
Community Engagement

‘Coffee with the President’ Series Continues in April

President Flores will continue his “Coffee with the President” series with two sessions in April. During these sessions, students faculty and staff have an opportunity to personally discuss the goals of the Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP), a strategy to enhance each UHD student’s education through community engagement, service learning, and critical thinking and writing skills. The … Continue reading