UHCL News

President Ira K. Blake interviewed in ‘Students’ Voices Matter’ podcast

January 27, 2020 | Karen Barbier

President Ira K. Blake interviewed in ‘Students’ Voices Matter’ podcast

University of Houston-Clear Lake President Ira K. Blake reflected on her lifelong commitment to higher education and the how students can apply their education to create change in the world during a podcast called "Students' Voices Matter" with Houston news icon Linda Lorelle.

Gallery, theater partner for Black History Month Kick-Off reception

January 16, 2020 | Karen Barbier

Gallery, theater partner for Black History Month Kick-Off reception

In anticipation of Black History Month, join artists and University of Houston-Clear Lake leadership at a special Black History Month Kick Off Celebration reception for the African American Artists Exhibition Thursday, Jan. 23, 5 p.m.

Legislators, special guests attend UHCL Holiday Appreciation Reception

December 05, 2019 | Karen Barbier

Legislators, special guests attend UHCL Holiday Appreciation Reception

University of Houston-Clear Lake President Ira. K. Blake welcomed community friends and spoke about the university’s many successes in the past year during her annual Holiday Appreciation Reception.

Houston news icon visits UHCL

October 25, 2019 | Karen Barbier

Houston news icon visits UHCL

Longtime Houston media personality and Emmy-award winning journalist Linda Lorelle met with University of Houston-Clear Lake’s leadership team and discussed her latest ventures, which includes a scholarship that gives back to the community she is so proud to be a part of and serve.

UHCL president to present State of the University Address

October 08, 2019 | Karen Barbier

UHCL president to present State of the University Address

University of Houston-Clear Lake President Ira K. Blake will deliver her vision for the university’s future during the State of the University address Tuesday, Oct. 8, in the university’s Bayou Theater, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058.

NASA icon, former astronaut offer insight into ‘virtual’ training

October 04, 2019 | Karen Barbier

NASA icon, former astronaut offer insight into ‘virtual’ training

When NASA Chief Principal Engineer Evelyn Miralles joined University of Houston-Clear Lake earlier this year, she had big ideas – ideas to help propel the university technologically and sustainably into the 21st century. As UH-Clear Lake’s associate vice president for Strategic Information Initiatives and Technology she is not only bringing her vast experience to the university, but also sharing her stories. On Monday, Oct. 7, 6-8 p.m. at UHCL Pearland, 1200 Pearland Parkway, Pearland she will present “Training Astronauts for Space Travel, Virtually!”

Celebrating 45 years, UHCL hosts events, welcomes stories

September 23, 2019 | Karen Barbier

Celebrating 45 years, UHCL hosts events, welcomes stories

For 45 years, University of Houston-Clear Lake has pushed the boundaries of human thinking to create solutions for the world’s leading challenges. With more than 90 degree programs, including business, health care, human sciences, humanities and STEM, UH-Clear Lake continues to equip our city, region and the world with innovative leaders.

UHCL alumni invited to preview rec center for free

July 25, 2019 | Karen Barbier

UHCL alumni invited to preview rec center for free

UHCL's Alumni Association and Campus Recreation and Wellness invites university alumni and their family and friends to check out the university's Recreation and Wellness Center during the Alumni Free Preview Weekend Aug. 2-4.

UHCL Institute to host second Low Carb Houston Conference

July 19, 2019 | Karen Barbier

UHCL Institute to host second Low Carb Houston Conference

University of Houston-Clear Lake Associate Professor of Exercise and Health Sciences William Amonette and local interventionist cardiologist Dr. Nadir Ali are on a mission to introduce as many people as possible to the benefits of a low carbohydrate diet. Together, they are welcoming all to the second annual Low Carb Houston Conference at the UH-Clear Lake. The conference is hosted by the university’s Exercise and Nutritional Health Institute and will be held Oct. 24-26.

ACC presents UHCL with Community Partner Award

June 25, 2019 | Karen Barbier

ACC presents UHCL with Community Partner Award

Alvin Community College President Christal Albrecht (right) presented one of the Community Partner Awards to University of Houston-Clear Lake President Ira K. Blake during ACC's 70th Anniversary Community Breakfast. The award highlights the many ways ACC and UH-Clear Lake work together to translate student educational needs into student success.

Tour campus, apply for admission at UHCL Pearland Open House

June 21, 2019 | Karen Barbier

Tour campus, apply for admission at UHCL Pearland Open House

Learn about course offerings, admissions and financial aid, and explore the growing campus at UHCL Pearland during Pearland Open House Saturday, July 13, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Three books for your tween this summer

June 18, 2019 | Karen Barbier

Three books for your tween this summer

University of Houston-Clear Lake Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator for Literacy, Language and Library Science Roberta Raymond suggests three books that will give your preteen – those in fourth through eighth grade – something fun to read this summer.