UHCL News

Black History Month: UHCL alum shares path to success

February 14, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Black History Month: UHCL alum shares path to success

Public education in the U.S. is known to have a persistent, well-documented problem: there’s a fairly significant achievement gap between white students and students of color. University of Houston-Clear Lake Distinguished Alumnus Preston Johnson Jr., grew up as a young African-American in a small town near Waco. It was difficult to envision a future where he was competing in college against students from bigger schools who had more advantages.

Neumann Library hosts discussion on virtual and augmented futures

February 13, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Neumann Library hosts discussion on virtual and augmented futures

The Neumann Library at University of Houston-Clear Lake will be hosting a panel discussion entitled “Virtual and Augmented Futures,” spotlighting augmented and virtual reality and their implications for teaching, learning and future careers. The event, to be held Tuesday, Feb. 18 from 2-3:30 p.m. is comprised of seven experts in fields including technology, software engineering, psychology and digital media.

UHCL prof advises urges students to celebrate diversity

December 30, 2019 | Katherine Adams

UHCL prof advises urges students to celebrate diversity

Dorothea Lerman, professor of behavior analysis and director of the Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities at University of Houston-Clear Lake, gave the commencement address at the university’s 5 p.m. ceremony at NRG Arena on Dec. 15.

UHCL prof says good mentors are a key to success

December 27, 2019 | Katherine Adams

UHCL prof says good mentors are a key to success

Judith Marquez, professor of bilingual and multicultural education at University of Houston-Clear Lake, gave the commencement address at University of Houston-Clear Lake’s noon ceremony at NRG Arena on Dec. 15.

Students participate in UHCL fall 2019 commencement ceremony

December 24, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Students participate in UHCL fall 2019 commencement ceremony

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s December 2019 commencement took place at noon and at 5 p.m. on Dec. 15 at NRG Arena in Houston. Candidates for graduation participated by leading the Pledge of Allegiance and invocation, giving the student address, inducting students into UH-Clear Lake’s Alumni Association, and giving the benediction.

I/O psych prof's research focuses on students' anxieties, work-family balance

November 04, 2019 | Katherine Adams

I/O psych prof's research focuses on students' anxieties, work-family balance

Those studying Industrial/Organizational Psychology tend either to begin careers in which they apply their skills directly in the field or to join a college or university to teach. Assistant Professor of Industrial/Organizational Psychology Lisa Sublett decided that teaching was her calling after a rewarding experience as a teaching assistant during her last year of graduate school.

408 UHCL students on Dean’s List for spring 2019

October 31, 2019 | Jim Townsend

408 UHCL students on Dean’s List for spring 2019

A total 408 undergraduate students made the Dean’s List for the spring 2019 semester at University of Houston-Clear Lake, across the university’s four academic colleges. The university recognized the honorees in a ceremony Oct. 29.

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 celebrates 45 years, spotlights outstanding professor and alumni

October 24, 2019 | Katherine Adams

UHCL celebrates 45 years, spotlights outstanding professor and alumni

Over 300 University of Houston-Clear Lake faculty, staff and alumni gathered on Oct. 12 to celebrate the university’s 45th year as the region’s leading institution of higher education, and to recognize Professor of Management Information Systems Vance Etnyre, who received the 2019 Outstanding Professor Award, as well as Mary Anne Brelinsky and Phyllis Saathoff-Oliver, recipients of the Early Achievement Award and the Distinguished Alumni Award, respectively.

Short Takes

September 30, 2019 | Jim Townsend

Short Takes

Keep up with public events and activities at UH-Clear Lake with Short Takes, a weekly preview of upcoming events.

Short Takes

August 29, 2019 | Jim Townsend

Short Takes

Keep up with events and activities at UH-Clear Lake with a weekly preview of upcoming events.

Accounting student awarded national scholarship

August 06, 2019 | Jim Townsend

Accounting student awarded national scholarship

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, created by Congress to oversee auditors of publicly traded U.S. companies, awarded a $10,000 merit-based scholarship to University of Houston-Clear Lake student Diyoni Apriliana, who is pursuing a Master of Science in Accounting and expects to graduate in December.