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Date/Time View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. December 9, 2009 - February 6, 2010
Start Date and TimeEvent DetailsLocation
Wednesday, December 09, 2009
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM What's New in Word 2007
Explore the new features and functionality in Word 2007.  Learn where familiar options from Word 2003 can now be found in 2007.
Thursday, December 10, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM SoftChalk: Lesson Builder
Create interactive web pages for your Blackboard course with SoftChalk LessonBuilder. It's easy and quick to create professional looking pages. You do not need to know HTML code. Bring Lecture Notes or any other material you would like to put into HTML format for use in Blackboard.
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM UHD Faculty & Staff Holiday Open House
Location: Special Events Center (A-300).
 
Free. Open to UHD faculty and staff.
Friday, December 11, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Blackboard: Open Lab
This lab will be open to anyone from 9am to 12pm, where trainers will be available for any of your Blackboard needs or questions. Feel free to bring your own materials!
Saturday, December 12, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM "Not Too Latte" Admissions Event
Location: 350-S (Office of Admissions, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, South Side).
 
$35 application fee.
Sunday, December 13, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
Monday, December 14, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Photoshop: Filters, Brushes, and Patterns
Photoshop continues to offer creative solutions! Attend this session to learn how to turn your photographs into multiple media formats, how to paint creative shapes, and how to create patterns for your webpage backgrounds.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Excel: Pivot Tables
A pivot table can make a huge amount of information in a spreadsheet much more manageable. This course covers how to make pivot tables using Excel 2007.
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Blackboard: Open Lab
This lab will be open to anyone from 1pm to 4pm, where trainers will be available for any of your Blackboard needs or questions. Feel free to bring your own materials!
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM UHD Staff Council Meeting
Location: 1099-N (One Main Building, 10th Floor, North Side).
 
Free. Open to faculty, staff, and student workers.
Thursday, December 17, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM UHD Staff Council Holiday Cookie Social
Location: Coffeehouse area (One Main Building, 3rd Floor, near food court and the auditorium).
 
Free. Open to faculty and staff.
Friday, December 18, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Final Exams
Fall 2009 Semester Final Exams
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
End Day Holiday Toy Drive (Multi-Day Event)
Please drop off donated toys to room 204-South (One Main Building, South side, 2nd Floor).
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Blackboard: Open Lab
This lab will be open to anyone from 9am to 12pm, where trainers will be available for any of your Blackboard needs or questions. Feel free to bring your own materials!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM "Refuse to be a Victim" Personal Safety Program
Location: 1099-N (One Main Building, 10th Floor, North Side).
 
Free. Open to the first 30 registrants. Call Frank Varela at 713-221-8651 or email varelaf@uhd.edu to reserve a seat.
Saturday, December 19, 2009
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
Sunday, December 20, 2009
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM UHD Fall Commencement Ceremony
Location: Minute Maid Park (501 Crawford
Suite 400, Houston, Tx 77002).
 
Free. Open to the public.
Monday, December 21, 2009
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Blackboard: Open Lab
This lab will be open to anyone from 9am to 12pm, where trainers will be available for any of your Blackboard needs or questions. Feel free to bring your own materials!
Tuesday, December 22, 2009
Start Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
Wednesday, December 23, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
5:00 PM - 11:59 PM SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
Thursday, December 24, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
Start Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Friday, December 25, 2009
Christmas Day
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
All Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Saturday, December 26, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
All Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Sunday, December 27, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
All Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Monday, December 28, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
All Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
All Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Wednesday, December 30, 2009
All Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
All Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Thursday, December 31, 2009
End Day Fall 2009 Grades Available Online for Students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student eServices account.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
All Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Friday, January 01, 2010
New Year's Day
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
End Day Winter Holiday - UHD CLOSED (Multi-Day Event)
Campus closed in honor of the Winter Holiday, December 24, 2009, through January 1, 2010.
Saturday, January 02, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
Sunday, January 03, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
All Day SLC Closed for the Holidays!
The Student Life Center will be closed for the Holidays. Upon re-opening we will resume with break hours still in effect. For more information about our hours please click here.
Monday, January 04, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
Tuesday, January 05, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Photoshop: Photo Retouching
Make photography look better by removing blemishes and red-eye, adjusting coloring, changing backgrounds, and intensifying clarity.
Wednesday, January 06, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Visio: Organizational and Flow Charts
With Visio flowcharts you can see entire business processes at a glance.

Use Visio to create professional looking organizational charts.  Learn how to use Visio’s extensive collection of organization chart features, including a variety of different shapes, connectors, layout options, and design options.  You can create, save, and print an organization chart directly in Visio, or you can copy an organization chart from Visio into your presentation, document, worksheet, publication, or other Office document.
Thursday, January 07, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Transitioning to Office 2007
In order to make the transition to Office 2007 as smooth as possible, we provide introductory workshops and documentation on the new features of Office 2007, a comparison of Office 2007 versus Office 2003 features, as well as access to online resources about Office 2007.
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Registration and Advising Event for UHD courses offered at The University Center
Location: The University Center in the Woodlands (3232 College Park Drive, The Woodlands, TX  77381). 
 
Free. Open to the public.
Friday, January 08, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Access: Basics
Learn the basics of  Access 2007 interface. Great for beginners! Feel free to bring your own materials!
Saturday, January 09, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Houston Hispanic Forum's 24th Annual Career & Education Day
Location: George R. Brown Convention Center (1001 Ave De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010-6099).
 
Free. Open to the public.
Sunday, January 10, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
Monday, January 11, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Excel: What's New in 2007
Explore the new features and functionality in Excel 2007.  Learn where familiar options from Excel 2003 can now be found in 2007. Practice will include working with the new tabs, ribbons and groups.
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Registration and Advising for UHD courses offered at Kingwood College
Location: Kingwood College (20000 Kingwood Drive, Kingwood, TX  77339).
 
Free. Open to the public.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Blackboard: Getting Started
This course must be completed by all Vista users. It can be done online (Vista Training Toolkit). Participants will become familiar with the Vista interface while learning about new features in Vista and the available Vista tools.
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Blackboard: Gradebook Setup
Would you like to make grades available to students online? The Blackboard Vista Grade Book is a great way to give your students up-to-date information on how well they’re doing in your course, but it can also be integrated with Microsoft Excel to provide a powerful grade book solution.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Blackboard: Assignments
This course covers the Vista Assignments tool. Participants will learn how to create, review, and grade assignments as submitted by students online.
Thursday, January 14, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Blackboard: Getting Started
This course must be completed by all Vista users. It can be done online (Vista Training Toolkit). Participants will become familiar with the Vista interface while learning about new features in Vista and the available Vista tools.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Turnitin
Concerned about plagiarism in your courses? The University of Houston Downtown has recently purchased a license for Turnitin, an anti-plagiarism web-based tool which is available to faculty and students. This session will give you hands-on experience in submitting papers as an instructor to determine percentages of possible plagiarism. The tool can also be used by students to check their own paper before submitting.
Friday, January 15, 2010
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Excel: Basics
Learn the basics of Office Excel 2007 interface. In this session you will insert values and labels, select ranges, and make simple calculations.
Saturday, January 16, 2010
Start Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
End Time 2:00 PM Registration: Spring 2010 Regular Web registration for all students (Multi-Day Event)
Location: UHD Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
Sunday, January 17, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
Start Time 8:00 AM Registration: Spring 2010 Late Web Registration (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student e-Services / Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
Monday, January 18, 2010
Martin Luther King Day
All Day Martin Luther King, Jr Day - UHD CLOSED
Campus will be closed Monday, January 18, 2010, in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Late Web Registration (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student e-Services / Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
Tuesday, January 19, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Late Web Registration (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student e-Services / Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Blackboard: Using Photoshop to Enhance Your Course
Imbue your Blackboard course with the power of Photoshop! The combined power of Blackboard Vista and Photoshop will help you change the look and feel of your online course materials, adding pizzazz and capturing your students’ attention. In this class you will learn how to change the appearance of your course by creating a custom background, a custom header, and custom course icons using Photoshop.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Welcome Week Event: "Taste Your Personality"
Location: One Main Building, 3rd Floor, near the Ticket Booth on the North Side).
 
Free. Open to students.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Dateline Downtown Newspaper's Informational Meeting
Location: S-260 (One Main Building, South Side, 2nd Floor).
 
Free. Open to the public.
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM UHD Faculty Senate Meeting
Location: A300 (One Main Building, 3rd Floor, Academic Side).
 
Free. Open to the UHD community.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Late Web Registration (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student e-Services / Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Access: Working with Queries
Explore the power of queries in Access.  Learn how to effectively “ask for specific data” from one or more tables to satisfy specific information needs.  Practice will include using the query wizard and query design features.  Creating relationships through linking tables will also be covered. 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Welcome Week Event: Operation
Location: One Main Building, 3rd Floor, Coffee House (near the food court and the Smoothie King).
 
Free. Open to students.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Blackboard: Assignments
This course covers the Vista Assignments tool. Participants will learn how to create, review, and grade assignments as submitted by students online.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Dateline Downtown Newspaper's Informational Meeting
Location: S-260 (One Main Building, South Side, 2nd Floor).
 
Free. Open to the public.
Thursday, January 21, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
All Day Registration: Spring 2010 Late Web Registration (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student e-Services / Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Blackboard: Getting Started
This course must be completed by all Vista users. It can be done online (Vista Training Toolkit). Participants will become familiar with the Vista interface while learning about new features in Vista and the available Vista tools.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Welcome Week Event: aMazing Grades
Location: One Main Building, 3rd Floor, near the Ticket Booth area.
 
Free. Open to students.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Blackboard: Mail, Calendar, Who's Online
Discover the effective use and management of Blackboard’s Mail and Calendar tools. We will also discuss the various uses of Blackboard’s Who’s Online tool.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Dateline Downtown Newspaper's Informational Meeting
Location: S-260 (One Main Building, South Side, 2nd Floor).
 
Free. Open to the public.
Friday, January 22, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
End Time 11:59 PM Registration: Spring 2010 Late Web Registration (Multi-Day Event)
Location: Student e-Services / Registrar's Office (N-330, One Main Building, 3rd Floor, North Side).
 
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Turnitin
Concerned about plagiarism in your courses? The University of Houston Downtown has recently purchased a license for Turnitin, an anti-plagiarism web-based tool which is available to faculty and students. This session will give you hands-on experience in submitting papers as an instructor to determine percentages of possible plagiarism. The tool can also be used by students to check their own paper before submitting.
Saturday, January 23, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
Sunday, January 24, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
Monday, January 25, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Blackboard: Discussions and Announcements
Learn to utilize discussion postings and announcements as effective communication tools in your course. Explore the differences between Threaded Topics, Journals, and Blogs and deliver announcements to your students.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM TaskStream e-Portfolio

With TaskStream, faculty, staff and students can create an online repository called an e-Portfolio. e-Portfolios offer faculty and students the ability to share knowledge and monitor student performance over time. The e-Portfolios archive student work, demonstrating their development and professional achievements. 

Check out the IT Training web page for more information!

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Excel: Formulas
Recommended for anyone who uses Excel on an introductory level, but needs help with creating formulas and using functions. The course begins with simple formulas then builds in complexity incorporating multiple operations. This course provides a solid foundation in building formulas, selecting functions and managing cell references in formulas.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Photoshop: Graphic Editing
Create graphics for web and print. Design an icon, craft a flyer, create graphics to jazz up a website, etc.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Blackboard: Assignments
This course covers the Vista Assignments tool. Participants will learn how to create, review, and grade assignments as submitted by students online.
Thursday, January 28, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Blackboard: Open Lab
This lab will be open to anyone from 10am to 12pm, where trainers will be available for any of your Blackboard needs or questions. Feel free to bring your own materials!
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM TaskStream e-Portfolio

With TaskStream, faculty, staff and students can create an online repository called an e-Portfolio. e-Portfolios offer faculty and students the ability to share knowledge and monitor student performance over time. The e-Portfolios archive student work, demonstrating their development and professional achievements. 

Check out the IT Training web page for more information!

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Go Green, Save Green: Low-Cost Eco-Friendly Ideas for the Home
Location: N-420 (One Main Building, North Side, 4th Floor).
 
Free. Open to the public.
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hispanic Film Series
Hispanic  Film Series
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hispanic Film Series: "El Norte" (1983)
Location: A-405 (One Main Building, Academic Side, 4th Floor).
 
Free. Open to the public.
Friday, January 29, 2010
All Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Excel: Working with Pivot Tables
A pivot table can make a huge amount of information in a spreadsheet much more manageable. This course covers how to make pivot tables using Excel 2007.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Natural Sciences Intervention Series: "Understanding pH: A Conceptual Approach"
Location: A-621 (One Main Building, Academic side, 6th Floor).
 
Free. Open to the public.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM UHD's Spring Convocation
Location: Cullen Auditorium (One Main Building, 3rd Floor, Main Street Level).
 
Free. Open to the public.
Saturday, January 30, 2010
End Day Spring 2010 Rush (Multi-Day Event)
The Omicron Gamma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will have their Spring 2010 Rush on January 30, 2010 at the Willowstreet Pump Station at 12:08pm. Prospective members will have an opportunity to pick up Rush packets on January 21st and 25th in room 269S from 6pm-8pm. If you have any questions regarding Rush please visit our website at http://omicrongamma.akachapters.com or email us at uhd.aka1908@yahoo.com.
Sunday, January 31, 2010
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Intramural Basketball Game
Come watch our UHD Students, Faculty & Staff compete in the Intramural Basketball League.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Information Meeting for the New York Drama Trip
Location: O'Kane Theater (One Main Building, North Side, Main Street Level, room N-364).
 
 
Monday, February 01, 2010
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM TaskStream e-Portfolio

With TaskStream, faculty, staff and students can create an online repository called an e-Portfolio. e-Portfolios offer faculty and students the ability to share knowledge and monitor student performance over time. The e-Portfolios archive student work, demonstrating their development and professional achievements. 

Check out the IT Training web page for more information!

Tuesday, February 02, 2010
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM SoftChalk Lesson Builder
Create interactive web pages for your Blackboard course with SoftChalk LessonBuilder. It's easy and quick to create professional looking pages. You do not need to know HTML code. Bring Lecture Notes or any other material you would like to put into HTML format for use in Blackboard.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Sigma Lambda Gamma Recruitment
Sigma Lambda Gamma Sorority Membership Recruitment
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Auditions for "As You Like It"
Location: O'Kane Theater (One Main Street, North side, Main Street level, room N-364).
 
Free.
Wednesday, February 03, 2010
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Photoshop & Blackboard: Icons, Backgrounds, and Titles
Imbue your Blackboard course with the power of Photoshop! The combined power of Blackboard Vista and Photoshop will help you change the look and feel of your online course materials, adding pizzazz and capturing your students’ attention. In this class you will learn how to change the appearance of your course by creating a custom background, a custom header, and custom course icons using Photoshop.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Discussion Forum: Tuition and Fee Increases
Location: N-1099 (One Main Building, North side, 10th floor).
 
Free. Open to faculty, staff, and students.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Sigma Lambda Gamma Recruitment
Sigma Lambda Gamma Sorority Membership Recruitment
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Auditions for "As You Like It"
Location: O'Kane Theater (One Main Building, North side, Main Street Level, room N-364).
 
Free.
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Discussion Forum: Tuition and Fee Increases
Location: N-1099 (One Main Building, North side, 10th floor).
 
Free. Open to faculty, staff, and students.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Auditions for "As You Like It"
Location: O'Kane Theater (One Main Street, North side, Main Street level, room N-364).
 
Free.
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Club Sports: UHD Women's Volleyball vs.Texas Southern University
Location: Student Life Center (North of the One Main Building).
 
Free. Open to the public.
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Women's Volleyball vs Texas Southern University
Come watch the UHD Gators as we take on Texas Southern University in our first game of the season.

Location: Student Life Center
Thursday, February 04, 2010
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Mardi Gras Event with UHD's Student Organizations
Location: A300 (One Main Building, 3rd Floor, Special Events Room near Food Court).
 
Free. Open to the public.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Sigma Lambda Gamma Recruitment
Sigma Lambda Gamma Sorority Membership Recruitment
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Blackboard: Gradebook Setup
Would you like to make grades available to students online? The Blackboard Vista Grade Book is a great way to give your students up-to-date information on how well they’re doing in your course, but it can also be integrated with Microsoft Excel to provide a powerful grade book solution.
Friday, February 05, 2010
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CPR/ AED Certification
CPR/ First Aid Certification
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CPR/AED Certification
You have a greater probability of using this training on someone you love versus a complete stranger. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn what to do in case of an emergency situation.You have a greater probability of using this training on someone you love versus a complete stranger. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn what to do in case of an emergency situation.

Location: A-425
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Health Workshop: CPR/AED Certification
Location: A-425 (One Main Building, Academic side, 4th Floor).
 
$5 fee. Open to faculty, staff, and students.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Auditions: Star Spangled Banner for UHD's Investiture Ceremony
Location: Auditorium (One Main Building, 3rd Floor).
 
Free. Open to faculty, staff, and students.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM TaskStream e-Portfolio

With TaskStream, faculty, staff and students can create an online repository called an e-Portfolio. e-Portfolios offer faculty and students the ability to share knowledge and monitor student performance over time. The e-Portfolios archive student work, demonstrating their development and professional achievements. 

Check out the IT Training web page for more information!

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Club Sports: UHD Women's Basketball vs. Sam Houston State
Location: Student Life Center (North of the One Main Building).
 
Free. Open to the public.
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Women's Basketball vs Sam Houston State
Come watch the UHD Gators take on Sam Houston State in their first game of the season.
 
Location: Student Life Center
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM Club Sports: UHD Men's Basketball vs. Sam Houston State
Location: Student Life Center (North of the One Main Building).
 
Free. Open to the public.
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM Men's Basketball vs Sam Houston State
Come watch the UHD Gators as they take on Sam Houston State in their first game of the season.
 
Location: Student Life Center
Saturday, February 06, 2010
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM MSME Srping 2010
MSME Spring 2010 Class
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Club Sports Tryout: Men's Baseball
Location: McReynolds Baseball Field (5905 Larimer St. Houston Tx 77020).
 
Free. Open to students.

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