University of Houston-Downtown
UHD Calendar

Events

November 18 - December 17, 2019

Monday, November 18

Pathways Event: Interviewing Skills Workshop

Join Pathways to Teaching Careers for this engaging workshop that takes you through the steps necessary to have a successful interview.

Tuesday, November 19

Gator Grit Speaker Series: Marcus Bowers

Join us as we host the next speaker of the series: Marcus Bowers, co-founder and CEO of She's Happy Hair. U.S. Veteran, UHD alumnus, Houston native and...

Students with Ed U Gator

Lone Star College - University Park and UHD have partnered to help you earn your bachelor's degree through a seamless transfer process designed with you in...

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...

Focus 2 Career Development Workshop

Meet with a UHD Career Development Center Coach. Explore career and major options. Define and plan professional goals. Prepare for internships and careers....

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...

Real World Grades: Self-care and Overcoming a Whirlwind Semester

This workshop helps students understand and define positive and negative strategies for stress and includes tips to keep students stress level under control....

Wednesday, November 20

Blackboard Ally

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

Emerging Scholars of Color

10:00am: Teaching Demonstration #1 11:30am: Teaching Demonstration #2 1:00pm: Lunch Meet and Greet with Students Location: Various

College of Public Service

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

Students on Main Street Bridge

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

Motivation and Graduation

A workshop that will focus on how to maintain your motivation and inspiration during your time here at UHD by providing steps that every student should know...

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

​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, November 21

Working with Prezi

Prezi allows you to create zooming, moving, visually stunning presentations that grab and keep your students’ attention, in any subject you teach. This...

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...

FedEx Corp Info Session. Recruiting Opportunities

College of Business students will have FedEx on premises recruiting for various fields and positions. Human ResourcesInformation TechnologyComputer...

Friday, November 22

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...

Importing Final Grades to PeopleSoft

In this session the Blackboard Support team will show Faculty how to easily export a final grade from Blackboard Grade Center and upload the grades to...

Tuesday, November 26

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...

Wednesday, November 27

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...

VoiceThread

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

Tuesday, December 3

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...

Wednesday, December 4

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...

Tuesday, December 10

Students on Main Street Bridge

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

Wednesday, December 11

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...

College of Public Service

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

Thursday, December 12

Masters in Data Analytics Information Session

You are cordially invited to an information session for the Master of Science in Data Analytics program at the University of Houston-Downtown. A master's...

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, December 13

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...

Saturday, December 14

Graduates

Congratulations UHD Graduates! Today is your day! UHD's Commencement Ceremonies will be held at Minute Maid Park. University College, College of Public...

Monday, December 16

Fallback

Winter classes begin - online classes only

November 18 - December 17, 2019