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January 27 - February 25, 2020

Monday, January 27

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 70% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 30% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Project Mars - Exhibition

In 2018, NASA invited college students and novice art professionals to share their excitement in an art competition about the space agency's goal of...

Find Your Focus: Time Management 101

This workshop helps students learn best practices in time management and how to successfully incorporate academic strategies into their daily and weekly...

Tuesday, January 28

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

VoiceThread

VoiceThread is a learning tool for enhancing student engagement and online presence. With VoiceThread, instructors and/or students can create, share, and...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Project Mars - Exhibition

In 2018, NASA invited college students and novice art professionals to share their excitement in an art competition about the space agency's goal of...

Fallback

Come and join us for an interactive session where we discuss strategies on how to relate to others, finding and strengthening relationships, setting...

Lunar New Year Celebration

Join the Asian Student Association and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion as we celebrate the Lunar New Year with food, games, and a photo booth.

Creating Assignments in Blackboard

The assignments tool enables you to collect student documents uploaded in Blackboard. Use it to create, manage, and distribute activities that assess...

Wednesday, January 29

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Last day to receive refund for partial withdrawal. The UHD Academic Calendar is the official publication of all important dates and deadlines for a given...

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

The UHD Academic Calendar is the official publication of all important dates and deadlines for a given term, such as term begin and end dates, registration...

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Official Day of Record/Last day to:​ appeal residency statusdrop without a gradereceive refund for partial withdrawalchange to audit statusrequest an...

Adding Events in Localist

This training session is for admins of the new UHD calendar system, Localist. Learn how to get started with adding your events, creating tickets, and...

Project Mars - Exhibition

In 2018, NASA invited college students and novice art professionals to share their excitement in an art competition about the space agency's goal of...

Resume Dash & Elevator Pitch

Visit Marilyn Davies College of Business Career Center for our Resume Dash & Elevator Pitch. No appointment necessary, just stop by with your resume. Review...

GatorLEADERS Workshop: Diversity 101

This is a required workshop for the GatorLeaders certification program.

Resume Dash & Elevator Pitch

Visit Marilyn Davies College of Business Career Center for our Resume Dash & Elevator Pitch. No appointment necessary, just stop by with your resume. Review...

Thursday, January 30

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Project Mars - Exhibition

In 2018, NASA invited college students and novice art professionals to share their excitement in an art competition about the space agency's goal of...

Introduction to the Blackboard Grade Center

The Grade Center is more than just a way to record students' grades. It is a dynamic tool that allows faculty to monitor student progress, record data, and...

A Racial History of Trans Identity

A lecture by Dr. Riley Snorton, author of "Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity" Win a free copy of the book.

GatorLEADERS Workshop: Inclusive Language

This is a required workshop for the GatorLEADERS certification program for staff and students.

Find Your Focus: Time Management 101

This workshop helps students learn best practices in time management and how to successfully incorporate academic strategies into their daily and weekly...

Getting Started with Zoom

Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing application available to all faculty, staff, and students at UHD. Zoom’s straightforward features are ideal for live...

Friday, January 31

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Turnitin Lunch and Learn

This class will cover the many features of Turnitin. Turnitin is the only comprehensive solution for preventing multiple forms of plagiarism, grading...

GatorLEADERS Workshop: DreamZone Ally Training

This is a training workshop to prepare a cadre of students, staff, and faculty who are committed to making our Dreamers, DACA, immigrant, and...

Saturday, February 1

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Sunday, February 2

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Monday, February 3

Fallback

Spring graduation application begins November 4, 2019 and closes February 3, 2020. Apply online at myUHD 2.0

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 50% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 50% of total bill. The UHD Academic...

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Spring graduation application begins November 4, 2019 and closes February 3, 2020. Apply online at myUHD 2.0 The UHD Academic Calendar is the official...

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Last day to pay for Late Registration. Payment arrangements must be made by midnight or class(es) will be dropped for non-payment. The UHD Academic Calendar...

Spring 2020 - 8 Week 1 Session

The UHD Academic Calendar is the official publication of all important dates and deadlines for a given term, such as term begin and end dates, registration...

Tuesday, February 4

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Managing Groups in Blackboard

Instructors have the ability to create groups within a Blackboard course. These spaces are equipped with tools that can assist in a collaborative process:...

Creating Qualtrics Surveys

In this training session you will learn the basics of creating and distributing Qualtrics surveys. Take a look at Survey reports and how they can help you...

Wednesday, February 5

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in...

Blackboard Ally

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

Davies Accounting and Finance Career & Internship Fair

Connect with Houston Talent at UHD! Whether you want to reach BBA's or MBA's, recruit interns for a pipeline of recruiting or hire from the next graduating...

Getting Started with O365: Tips & Tricks

During this introductory session, we will cover the basics of navigating and utilizing the standard functions inside of Office 365. Attendees will learn...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

Thursday, February 6

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in...

Outlook Tips and Tricks

In this training we will cover basic and advanced functionalities in Outlook to save you time and keep you organized Learning Outcomes: Users will learn to...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Introduction to Microsoft Teams

In this session the user will be introduced to the basics of Microsoft Teams. Users will learn: How to create and manage their team pagesCommunicate with...

Friday, February 7

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in...

SOLD Conference2020

The UHD Office of Student Activities is proud to host the 5th Annual Student Organization Leadership Development (SOLD) Conference on February 7, 2020! The...

Accessibility Open Lab

Stop by anytime during this Open Lab session to review and remedy accessibility issues in your Blackboard course. Feel free to bring questions you may have...

Saturday, February 8

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in...

Sunday, February 9

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in...

JCPenney Suit-Up Event

Both UHD Career Development Centers partner with JC Penney so you can shop for everything you need to finish your look for that next career fair, interview...

Monday, February 10

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar

Complete withdrawals receive a 25% reduction in charges of tuition and mandatory fees. Student still responsible for 75% of total bill. No reduction in...

Davies All Business Majors Career & Internship Fair

The Davies All Business Majors Career Fair is the culminating event for students and alumni who are seeking full-time employment and internship opportunities...

Tuesday, February 11

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

2020 Financial Aid Fair flyer. Candy Land theme

The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid 2020 Fair - Candy Land: The path to financial aid is sweet! Indulge in this sweet opportunity to learn more...

Introduction to Perusall

Order and assign textbooks, articles, or your PDFs in Perusall. Students annotate the readings and asynchronously respond to each other's comments and...

BBA in Insurance & Risk Management Online Information Session

Advance your careerEarn a better salaryStand among job candidatesThese are just some of the top reasons to attend an online information session for UHD's BBA...

Managing Webpages with SharePoint

In this training you will learn the basics of managing UHD webpages using SharePoint. Please note that a WebTech Access form must be completed and on file in...

College of Public Service

The vitalvoices speaker series serves as a forum to bring scholars, practitioners and UHD alumni to speak to students, faculty, alumni and community partners...

Wednesday, February 12

Spring 2020 - 8 Week 1 Session

The UHD Academic Calendar is the official publication of all important dates and deadlines for a given term, such as term begin and end dates, registration...

Working with Formstack Webforms

In this training you will learn the basics of managing webforms and their feedback reports in Formstack. Please note that a WebTech Access form must be...

Students with Ed U Gator

Houston Community College Stafford Campus and UHD have partnered to help you earn your bachelor's degree through a seamless transfer process designed with...

UHD Center for Critical Race Studies logo

Student activist luncheon with Center for Critical Race Studies Scholar-in-Residence for 2020, Dr. Tina M. Harris

Professor seated conversing with female student.

This workshop focuses on the importance of students communicating and building relationships with professors. Student learns about the benefits of connecting...

VoiceThread

VoiceThread is a learning tool for enhancing student engagement and online presence. With VoiceThread, instructors and/or students can create, share, and...

Thursday, February 13

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Turnitin

Turnitin is an online plagiarism checker that runs papers through a series of databases to check for already existing content within a student’s paper....

UHD Center for Critical Race Studies logo

This event is for universit staff and faculty with Center for Critical Race Studies Scholar-in-Residence, Dr. Tina M. Harris

UHD Center for Critical Race Studies logo

The Center for Critical Race Studies Scholar-in-Residence, Dr. Tina Harris, will discuss classroom inclusitvity

Blackboard Retention Center

The Retention Center helps instructors discover which students in their course are at risk. Based on default rules, students' engagement and participation...

UHD Center for Critical Race Studies logo

Lecture and Public Reception for the Center for Critical Race Studies Scholar-in-Residence, Dr. Tina Harris

Friday, February 14

Blackboard Ally

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

Tuesday, February 18

Adding Events in Localist

This training session is for admins of the new UHD calendar system, Localist. Learn how to get started with adding your events, creating tickets, and...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Creating Effective Assessments

Come to this session to learn how to effectively use Assessments within your Blackboard Couse. Use Respondus Campus Wide – Test Builder, Adaptive Release and...

Wednesday, February 19

Respondus LDB/Monitor

Respondus LockDown Browser is a customized browser that increases the security of online testing in Blackboard. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser...

Link Up with LinkedIn

Career Coaches will be assisting alumni and undergraduate students by reviewing LinkedIn Profiles. Free Headshots will be available so make sure to dress...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

BBA in Insurance & Risk Management Online Information Session

Advance your careerEarn a better salaryStand among job candidatesThese are just some of the top reasons to attend an online information session for UHD's BBA...

Thursday, February 20

Managing Webpages with SharePoint

In this training you will learn the basics of managing UHD webpages using SharePoint. Please note that a WebTech Access form must be completed and on file in...

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Blackboard Ally

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

Excel PivotTables Part 1

In this class you will be introduced to PivotTables. The following topics will be covered: 1) What is a PivotTable? 2) How to create PivotTables 3)...

College of Public Service

The vitalvoices speaker series serves as a forum to bring scholars, practitioners and UHD alumni to speak to students, faculty, alumni and community partners...

Friday, February 21

Accessibility Open Lab

Stop by anytime during this Open Lab session to review and remedy accessibility issues in your Blackboard course. Feel free to bring questions you may have...

Tuesday, February 25

Marilyn Davies College of Business

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The University of Houston-Downtown’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $66,000 or...

Excel Formulas and Functions Part 1

In this class you will learn about using Formulas and Functions in your Excel Spreadsheet. Topics covered in this class include: 1) What is a Formula and...

Professor seated conversing with female student.

This workshop focuses on the importance of students communicating and building relationships with professors. Student learns about the benefits of connecting...

UHD Communication Studies logo

Join our distinguished panel as we discuss political rhetoric and the secrets of success for rhetoric exchange: Gene Wu, Texas State Representative,...

Blackboard Ally

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

January 27 - February 25, 2020