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Single tickets on sale Aug. 1 for Bayou Theater 2018-19 season

July 19, 2018 | Katherine Adams

Single tickets on sale Aug. 1 for Bayou Theater 2018-19 season

The Bayou Theater at University of Houston-Clear Lake is preparing for a show-stopping 2018-19 season, with almost twice as many outstanding performances to offer Clear Lake theater lovers than last season. The season, which covers nearly all musical genres, features nationally and internationally recognized artists.

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July 18, 2018 | Katherine Adams

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UHCL prof awarded grant to improve doctor-patient communication in veterans hospitals

July 18, 2018 | Katherine Adams

UHCL prof awarded grant to improve doctor-patient communication in veterans hospitals

In an ongoing research effort to develop strategies to improve patient-centered care in veterans hospitals, University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Associate Professor of Sociology Jennifer Arney has teamed with researchers at the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Houston.

Grant replaces river research equipment lost to Harvey

July 16, 2018 | Jim Townsend

Grant replaces river research equipment lost to Harvey

The Environmental Institute of Houston at UH-Clear Lake was able to replace digital tools called Hobos Trolls, thanks to fast-track funding from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. The recent award was one of 11 NASEM grants to assist in the recovery of Gulf Coast scientific research efforts impacted by hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The grants help with repair, replacement or recovery of equipment, data or other research materials damaged or lost.

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July 13, 2018 | Katherine Adams

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Blog: Remarkable reliquary in cathedral in Cologne

July 13, 2018 | Sarah Costello

Blog: Remarkable reliquary in cathedral in Cologne

This is the second in a series of blog posts submitted by University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Associate Professor of Art History Sarah Costello, who is currently on a Rhine River cruise in Germany where she’s photographing cathedrals and other historic sites. She is en route to Cyprus, where she will finalize her ongoing work excavating and seriating Neolithic pottery at a unique site in the Dhiarizos Valley.

First-Gen student finds support from UHCL engagement program

July 11, 2018 | George Mattingly II

First-Gen student finds support from UHCL engagement program

University of Houston-Clear Lake graduate Joshua Garcia faced unique challenges transitioning to college as a first-generation student. When he joined the Gen-One Academy, he found the support he needed to connect with a mentor and campus resources.

UHCL offers early childhood education master's fully online

July 11, 2018 | Katherine Adams

UHCL offers early childhood education master's fully online

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Early Childhood Education Master of Science has been available to educational professionals for years, but starting fall 2018, the degree will become available fully online, to help busy education professionals maintain their employment while advancing their career.

UHCL art history prof blogs on Rhine en route to Cypriot archaeological dig

July 10, 2018 | Sarah Costello

UHCL art history prof blogs on Rhine en route to Cypriot archaeological dig

For art history professors such as University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Associate Professor Sarah Costello, summer is a time for travel, research and study. En route to Cyprus, where she will participating in a dig funded by a faculty research support grant excavating and cataloging Neolithic pottery, Costello is currently on a Rhine River cruise, where she’s visiting and photographing cathedrals and other historic sites.

UHCL announces interim vice president for student affairs

July 09, 2018 | Karen Barbier

UHCL announces interim vice president for student affairs

Daniel M. Maxwell, current Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs in the University of Houston System, will join University of Houston-Clear Lake as interim vice president for student affairs, effective Monday, Aug. 6. This will follow the Aug. 3 retirement of Darlene Biggers, who has served at the university for 23 years.

Two psych professors earn national recognition for teaching, service

July 05, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Two psych professors earn national recognition for teaching, service

Applied research in social justice issues in psychology is sometimes viewed as a departure from traditional study in the field. However, Professor of Psychology Kim Case, and Assistant Professor of Psychology Desdamona Rios believe it is critical to human development. Both University of Houston-Clear Lake professors are working to advance this area of study, and their efforts have earned them honors from the Society for the Teaching of Psychology.

Short Takes

July 05, 2018 | Katherine Adams

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