President’s One Main Message – Spring 2019 Commencement

The spring semester has concluded, and this weekend we celebrated the accomplishments of 1,400 Gators who Finished UHD Strong. Congratulations to all of our graduates, and also those students who successfully completed the spring semester. Spring was certainly a productive semester, and summertime is shaping up to be another busy time for UHD. Many students … Continue reading President’s One Main Message – Spring 2019 Commencement

President’s One Main Message – Recognizing Gator Volunteers

One of the rewards of serving as University of Houston-Downtown President is the opportunity to address different organizations and communities in the Greater Houston area. During these speaking engagements, I learn more about our stakeholders in the region. In turn, I am able to share the University’s story and enlighten others about UHD’s role in … Continue reading President’s One Main Message – Recognizing Gator Volunteers

President’s One Main Message – Gators Advocating for Higher Education

We have arrived at the midpoint of the semester. Spring Break is next week, and many of you will take a well-deserved rest. Whether you remain in Houston or leave town, I wish all of you a safe and enjoyable break. This semester has been marked by many significant University achievements. These include a new … Continue reading President’s One Main Message – Gators Advocating for Higher Education

One Main Message – Welcoming Scholar-in-Residence, Latinx Exhibition This Week

We are just a few weeks into the semester, and it has been a particularly productive time at the University of Houston-Downtown. Last week alone, our university participated in a significant community service initiative on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and this week, we are signing a letter of intent with the Port of Houston … Continue reading One Main Message – Welcoming Scholar-in-Residence, Latinx Exhibition This Week

One Main Message – Finals Week, Commencement Weekend

We are in the home stretch of the fall semester, Gators. By Friday, finals will be over and many of you will be preparing for Commencement Weekend. Fall 2018 has been a semester to remember at UHD, thanks to your efforts. If you will return to UHD next semester and are seeking Financial Aid, please … Continue reading One Main Message – Finals Week, Commencement Weekend