UHCL News

Support UH-Clear Lake on #GivingTuesday, Nov. 27

November 14, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Support UH-Clear Lake on #GivingTuesday, Nov. 27

Alumni, faculty, staff, students, parents and the community are invited to support University of Houston-Clear Lake on #GivingTuesday, Nov. 27. The university is seeking to set a new participation record of at least 200 Hawks making a gift of $1 or more to any college, department, scholarship or program during a 24-hour period.

Alumna empowers Hawks with contributions to student, STEM scholarships

November 09, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Alumna empowers Hawks with contributions to student, STEM scholarships

Knowing firsthand the impact of the UHCL education, alumna Denise Navarro is helping to put the dream of higher education within reach for students by giving back to student scholarships.

UHCL welcomes new associate vice president for facilities management and construction

October 22, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UHCL welcomes new associate vice president for facilities management and construction

University of Houston-Clear Lake President Ira K. Blake named Eric I. Herrera as the new Associate Vice President for Facilities Management and Construction, who began his role on Oct. 15.

UHCL Pearland Campus spotlights on-the-spot admission, new building at Open House

October 18, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UHCL Pearland Campus spotlights on-the-spot admission, new building at Open House

UHCL Pearland is offering the community a firsthand look at its expanding campus and educational opportunities at Open House, Nov. 3 From 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Future students, their families and guests are invited for campus tours, and information about admissions, financial aid and degree programs.

UHCL writing professor appointed to Texas education committee

October 15, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UHCL writing professor appointed to Texas education committee

UHCL Assistant Professor of Writing Christal Seahorn is continuing to live her passion for education with her recent three-year appointment to the Undergraduate Education Advisory Committee (UEAC) as part of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

UHCL online MBA program ranked among best in the nation

September 18, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UHCL online MBA program ranked among best in the nation

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.

UH-Clear Lake advances regional ranking from U.S. News and World Report

September 10, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UH-Clear Lake advances regional ranking from U.S. News and World Report

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.

UHCL workshop to prepare new Hawks for college life

August 09, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UHCL workshop to prepare new Hawks for college life

UHCL's Student Success Center is helping students prepare for university life before they arrive on campus at “#AreYouReadyforTHIS?” on Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Astronaut Sunita L. Williams shares advice, experience with young students

August 01, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Astronaut Sunita L. Williams shares advice, experience with young students

Astronaut Sunita L. Williams shared her experiences during spaceflight and the future of commercial spaceflight with young students attending United Space School (USS) at University of Houston-Clear Lake, a program of the Foundation for International Space Education.

Student's passion to help others fuels cancer research

July 31, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Student's passion to help others fuels cancer research

From working as a combat medic in the scorching desert to battling DNA resistance under the lens of a microscope, Alfred Mimms is collaborating with distinguished faculty and researchers to push the limits of cancer research.

Houston professionals collaborate at UHCL workshop to improve service for veteran students

July 26, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Houston professionals collaborate at UHCL workshop to improve service for veteran students

Representatives from about 20 Houston-area colleges and universities exchanged ideas and educated each other on regulations affecting veteran benefits at the School Certifying Official Professional Development Workshop hosted by University of Houston-Clear Lake.

Pact makes it easier for ACC students to transfer to UHCL

July 20, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Pact makes it easier for ACC students to transfer to UHCL

University of Houston-Clear Lake President Ira K. Blake and Alvin Community College President Christal M. Albrecht signed an articulation agreement in another step toward providing new opportunities for college students.