September 20, 2018 | Jim Townsend
Members of UHCL's charter faculty recalled UHCL's early history in a panel discussion Monday, part of the President Ira K.Blake's Investiture Week celebration.
September 18, 2018 | George Mattingly II
The MBA online degree program at UHCL ranked 23rd among the “Top 50 No-GMAT Online MBA Programs” in the nation by Online MBA Today, an online guide that connects prospective online students to MBA programs.
September 17, 2018 | Katherine Adams
It’s a good thing that Andrew Greene – the founder and director of the Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra – got frustrated with playing Brahms and Chopin when he was a child taking piano lessons. His piano teacher was worried he would quit, so for a change, she gave him music written by famed ragtime composer Scott Joplin. His resulting love of the genre will be evident to audiences at Peacherine’s Oct. 14 performance at 7:30 p.m. at the Bayou Theater at University of Houston-Clear Lake.
September 14, 2018 | Jim Townsend
University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Habitat for Reading program celebrates its third anniversary this fall, continuing to provide personalized, age-appropriate mini-libraries to children in Habitat for Humanity homes. The program’s purpose is to help develop and nurture a habit and love of reading, and build the literacy skills necessary for personal, academic, and lifelong success.
September 14, 2018 | Katherine Adams
Keep up with events and activities at UH-Clear Lake with Short Takes, a weekly preview of upcoming events.
September 13, 2018 | Katherine Adams
There’s a reason why local theater lovers keep returning to University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Bayou Theater for Mercury’s performances. They’ll perform their special interpretation of Brahms’ Third Symphony and Mendelssohn’s Scottish Symphony on Friday, Oct. 5 and Mercury’s Creative Director Antoine Plante said that, as always, the audience can expect something different.
September 12, 2018 | Katherine Adams
University of Houston-Clear Lake will host the investiture of President Ira K. Blake on Thursday, Sept. 20, at 2 p.m. as the culminating event in a series of activities from Sept. 17-21 that reflect her passion for students, art and diversity, faculty and staff and wellness.
September 12, 2018 | Katherine Adams
It’s rare to find someone who already knew in kindergarten that she wanted to get a doctorate, but University of Houston-Clear Lake’s new Director of Psychological Services Clinic Cynthya Campbell Palmer says she’s been clear on her career path since the age of five.
September 11, 2018 | Katherine Adams
University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Associate Professor of Anthropology Maria Curtis traveled to Stockholm, Sweden to present a paper at the 2018 European Association of Social Anthropologists conference. The theme of the four-day August conference, “Staying, Moving, Settling,” fit in with Curtis’ ongoing research focusing on refugees who have been resettled in Houston and their use of technology to maintain their relationships with family left behind in their home countries, while trying to build a new life in the United States.
September 10, 2018 | George Mattingly II
University of Houston-Clear Lake advanced two spots in U.S. News and World Report’s 2019 Best Colleges rankings, tying for 61st among 140 colleges and universities considered in the Best Regional Universities in the West.
September 10, 2018 | Katherine Adams
With a doctorate in a STEM field, University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Mohsen Daghooghi knew he had many career options across many industries in Houston. “I came Houston with the intention of working in academia because I know I am inherently a teacher,” he said.