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September 19 - October 18, 2019

Thursday, September 19

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...

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

 iClicker With the Expert

Our iClicker representative, Patrick Farris, will be on campus to do a demonstration on the new iClicker Cloud and to answer all of your questions about all...

EVENT CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - All Majors/All Industries Job Fair

EVENT CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER CHECK BACK TO THE CAREER CENTER WEBSITE FOR FURTHER UPDATES. UHD Gators, Don’t miss out on the All-Industries & Internship...

Masters of Security Management Online Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Masters of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER --- VitalVoices / VitalAlumni Speaker Series - Dr. Julie Kaplow

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER The vitalvoices speaker series serves as a forum to bring scholars, practitioners and UHD alumni to speak to students, faculty,...

Latinas in Tech

With Power on Heels Fund

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...

Friday, September 20

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

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...

We the People: Our Role in 21st Century U.S. Politics

The Center for Public Deliberation will host a "Dinner Deliberation" on "We the Poeple: Our Role in 21st Century U.S. Politics"

UHD Alumni Night at Sugar Land Skeeters Baseball Game

Friday, September 20th @ 7:05 p.m. vs. Southern Maryland Blue Crabs Come on out to the game! Free UHD ball caps for attendees! $13.00 Field Box seat, add...

Saturday, September 21

Starting a Community or School Garden Workshop

In this comprehensive workshop, the presenters will take you through the process of building community, setting goals and exploring funding options, to the...

UHD Soccer (Men's) vs Lone Star College-Tomball

Third conference soccer game of the season vs Lone Star College-Tomball

UHD Soccer (Women's) vs Lamar University

UHD Soccer (Women's) third conference game of the season versus Lamar University

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

Sunday, September 22

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, September 23

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

Flag Football Club ​​​​​​​Interest Meeting

Flag Football Club Interest Meeting Date: Mon., September 23rd Time: 4:00pm

Tuesday, September 24

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

Introduction to Blackboard Tests

Tests in Blackboard can be used to deliver any assessment ranging from short practice quizzes to midterm or final exams. In this training we will cover the...

Masters of Security Management Online Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Masters of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

Return of the Thesis

Communication Studies Event Event Presenter: Mr. Burton French from Communication Studies

VoiceThread

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

2019-2020 Teaching Circles KickOff

Come and hear about how groups of UHD faculty come together to explore various topics in teaching and learning to the benefit of our students. At this event,...

NOW Houston

A special live broadcast event moderated by NBC News Chief Education Correspondent Rehema Ellis with KPRC Anchor Christine Noël. Doors open at 3:15 p.m. and...

Wednesday, September 25

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

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...

"Uncaged Art"

A Discussion with Dr. Yolanda Chávez-Leyva

Gator-AID: Managing Stress for Success

Join Student Counseling Services and Student Health Services for this interactive session to learn some effective ways to reduce your stress.

Thursday, September 26

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

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...

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...

2019 UHD President's Report to the University Community

Please join us for the President’s Report to the University Community. Reception in the UHD Welcome Center immediately following the address.

From behind the barbed wire: Uncaged Art from the Tornillo Children’s Detention Center

Join Holocaust Museum Houston for a lecture by Dr. Yolanda Chávez Leyva, Director of the Institute of Oral History at the University of Texas at El Paso and...

Friday, September 27

Microsoft Office Open Lab

Do you have questions about a Microsoft Office application? Need some help with a particular document? Join TTLC Tech Trainer Andy Hannan in the Fishbowl to...

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

Blackboard Ally

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

Saturday, September 28

UHD Soccer (Women's) vs Lone Star College-Cy Fair

UHD Soccer (Women's) fourth conference game of the season versus Lone Star College-Cy Fair

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

Monday, September 30

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

Tuesday, October 1

Mayuko Ono Gray Exhibition

Mayuko Ono Gray - "This Too, Shall Pass" Opening reception Sept 5, 2019 6 - 8 p.m.

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...

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...

Wednesday, October 2

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...

Blackboard Ally

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

MBA Information Session

​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, October 3

Introduction to Blackboard Tests

Tests in Blackboard can be used to deliver any assessment ranging from short practice quizzes to midterm or final exams. In this training we will cover the...

Testing Gator Strong: Test -Taking Skills

This workshop helps students explore their strengths and areas of improvement in test taking, whether that is spending too much time on question or...

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...

Friday, October 4

Women in Agriculture Conference 2019

CUAS is hosting the Women in Agriculture Conference in collaboration with the Prairie View A & M University Cooperative Extension Program. Conference topics...

Microsoft Office Open Lab

Do you have questions about a Microsoft Office application? Need some help with a particular document? Join TTLC Tech Trainer Andy Hannan in the Fishbowl to...

Saturday, October 5

UHD Soccer (Men's) vs Lone Star College-Montgomery

Last conference soccer game of the season vs Lone Star College-Montgomery

UHD Soccer (Women's) vs Lone Star College-North Harris

UHD Soccer (Women's) fifth conference game of the season versus Lone Star College-North Harris

Sunday, October 6

UHD Soccer (Women's) vs Lamar University

UHD Soccer (Women's) last conference game of the season versus Lamar University

Monday, October 7

Contextualizing Care in Culture: Approaches to Cross-Cultural Health and Medical Communication

With recent global outbreaks of infectious diseases, including Avian flu, Ebola, MERS, and SARS, many of which crossed regional and continental boundaries,...

Gator-AID: Improve Time Management, Overcome Procrastination

The struggle is real and so are the strategies to help you manage your time more effectively and conquer procrastination. Join us for this interactive,...

Tuesday, October 8

VitalVoices / VitalAlumni - Criminal Justice

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, October 9

International Plain Language Day at UHD

Be an informed citizen! Come and celebrate with us the International Plain Language Day at UHD! Learn about plain language principles and the Plain Writing...

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...

Etiquette Dinner co- sponsored w/ Student Activities

Etiquette Dinner Sponsored by Career Development Center & The Office of Student Activities. Please RSVP in Job4Gators!

Saturday, October 12

HCSC Championship Tournament (Men's Soccer)

Final match between #1 Seed and #2 Seed of the HCSC Championship Tournament

HCSC Championship Tournament (Women's Soccer)

Final match between #1 Seed and #2 Seed of the HCSC Championship Tournament

Sunday, October 13

Candidates Meet and Greet

Participate and meet dozens of candidates running in the November election. Students, staff, faculty, community members and candidates will chat at round...

Tuesday, October 15

Tracking Academic Progress/Grades

This workshop helps student learn how to keep track of their progress throughout the semester. Students will learn how to use their syllabus to calculate...

Master of Science in Criminal Justice Information Session

Information session about the Master of Science in Crimincal Justice degree program. Please RSVP to attend This is an online session.

Masters of Security Management Online Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Masters of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

Wednesday, October 16

Gator Preview Day at HCC - Central

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

MBA Virtual Information Session

​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...

Masters of Security Management Online Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Masters of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

The Narrative Journey of the Jewish Community

Communication Studies Speaker Event A distinguished panel explores the importance of storytelling in the Jewish Community. Rabbi David Lyon, Senior Rabbi,...

Thursday, October 17

Masters in Data Analytics Information Session

09/17/2019 6:00 PM CDT You are cordially invited to an information session for the Master of Science in Data Analytics program at the University of...

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...

September 19 - October 18, 2019