University of Houston-Downtown
UHD Calendar

Events

July 15 - August 13, 2019

Monday, July 15

CST Gator Gateway

​​​​Part Two of Freshman Orientation: Gator Gateway Gator Gateway is a college week orientation experience that has been uniquely designed based on your...

Tuesday, July 16

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:...

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...

Blackboard Ally

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

Wednesday, July 17

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....

Thursday, July 18

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...

Windows 10 Basics

Attendees will learn how to navigate the new Windows 10 interface. We will also cover tips and tricks to make your experience in Windows 10 faster and smoother.

Summer Slam 2019

Summer Slam 2019 at the University of Houston-Downtown is to help in engaging, proactive advising, and registration assistance to promote enrollment towards...

Friday, July 19

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...

Tuesday, July 23

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...

Blackboard Ally

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

Wednesday, July 24

VoiceThread

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

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...

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...

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, July 25

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...

Blackboard Ally

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

Friday, July 26

Getting Caught Up with MyMediasite 7.2

MyMediasite 7.2 is a new platform for uploading, recording, and sharing video content. MyMediaSite is an upgrade to MediaSite. This training will cover 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...

Tuesday, July 30

Blackboard Ally

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

On-Campus Jobs4Gators Fair

Attention All UHD Students! If you're looking for a Federal Work-Study, Texas Work-Study or Part-Time job on campus this is the job fair for you. UHD...

Creating Effective Assesments

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, July 31

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...

Meet Advisors from the BAAS in Applied Administration at UHD NW

The Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences in Applied Administration (BAAS-AA) degree program integrates with AAS, enabling you to earn a Bachelor’s degree...

Meet Advisors from the BS in Interdisciplinary Studies at UHD NW

The Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (BSIS) is customizable to meet your academic goals. Meet UHD Advisors from the BSIS degree program at...

Tuesday, August 6

Men's Soccer Club Team Tryout

Men's Soccer Club Team Tryout "For Club and School" Tryout Period: Aug. 6th - Aug. 29th Times: Tues. & Thurs. 4pm-6pm

Women's Club Soccer Tryouts

Women's Club Soccer Tryouts Tryout Period: Aug. 6th - Aug. 29th Times: Tues. & Thurs. 5pm-7pm

Wednesday, August 7

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...

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, August 8

Men's Soccer Club Team Tryout

Men's Soccer Club Team Tryout "For Club and School" Tryout Period: Aug. 6th - Aug. 29th Times: Tues. & Thurs. 4pm-6pm

Women's Club Soccer Tryouts

Women's Club Soccer Tryouts Tryout Period: Aug. 6th - Aug. 29th Times: Tues. & Thurs. 5pm-7pm

Friday, August 9

AY 2019-2020 New Faculty Orientation

New Faculty Orientation for full-time new faculty hires (lecturers, included). Agenda & additional details forthcoming. Save the date!

Monday, August 12

2019 New Faculty Orientation: Day 1 of 2

Contact the CTLE at ctle@uhd.edu for more info.

Tuesday, August 13

2019 New Faculty Orientation: Day 2 of 2

Contact the CTLE at ctle@uhd.edu for more info.

Blackboard Ally

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

Men's Soccer Club Team Tryout

Men's Soccer Club Team Tryout "For Club and School" Tryout Period: Aug. 6th - Aug. 29th Times: Tues. & Thurs. 4pm-6pm

Women's Club Soccer Tryouts

Women's Club Soccer Tryouts Tryout Period: Aug. 6th - Aug. 29th Times: Tues. & Thurs. 5pm-7pm

July 15 - August 13, 2019