COVID-19 Response Task Force, Fall 2020 Update

Dear Faculty and Staff, I hope you and your families are staying healthy. All of you are aware that the city and our state are experiencing a surge of COVID-19 cases. UHD is closely monitoring this situation and in recent weeks, a university COVID-19 Response Task Force was appointed to provide recommendations and guidance with … Continue reading COVID-19 Response Task Force, Fall 2020 Update

Working Together on a Safe Return to Campus

Dear UHD Community, I hope this note finds you and your families in good health. Today, myself and members of the University Leadership team met with the Faculty Senate Executive Committee and Staff Council officers to address concerns expressed in a joint resolution presented by these two groups last week. The conversation, I am pleased to say, … Continue reading Working Together on a Safe Return to Campus

Thanks for the Teamwork During Spring 2020

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff.  There is no doubt that Spring 2020 was a difficult semester for all of you. Despite many adversities, we completed the semester and more than 1,300 Gators earned their degrees. This could not be accomplished without the combined commitment of the entire University of Houston-Downtown community. We now move forward … Continue reading Thanks for the Teamwork During Spring 2020

Finals Week – Spring 2020

Dear Students, Faculty & Staff, As you are aware, we are quickly approaching the conclusion of an unprecedented semester at UHD. Despite the disruptions and challenges presented by the Coronavirus (COVID-19), I want to offer you my congratulations on a job well done. We have reached this moment through the talents and tenacity of our University Community. … Continue reading Finals Week – Spring 2020