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Financial expert puts racial wealth gap into historical context, offers debt advice

January 27, 2021 | UHCL Staff

Financial expert puts racial wealth gap into historical context, offers debt advice

Financial expert, international speaker and author Ja’Net Adams will speak to University of Houston-Clear Lake’s upper division and graduate students about the historical context of the wealth gap in the African American community on Wednesday, Feb. 3 at 1 p.m. in the Bayou Theater.

UHCL offers certification prep course for human resources manager

January 08, 2021 | UHCL Staff

UHCL offers certification prep course for human resources manager

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Center for Executive Education in the College of Business is announcing a partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), enabling community members to prepare for the certification exams to become a SHRM-Certified Professional or SHRM-Senior Certified Professional.

UHCL healthcare administration students receive coveted fellowships

January 05, 2021 | UHCL Staff

UHCL healthcare administration students receive coveted fellowships

Ali Hussain is among a group of University of Houston-Clear Lake students in the Healthcare Administration program to receive a prestigious administrative fellowship for 2021. Almost all graduate-level business students hope to land a prestigious fellowship, and Hussain said that the fellowship he received will be critical to his career.

PSAT/SAT prep course students become National Merit Scholarship semi-finalists

December 23, 2020 | UHCL Staff

PSAT/SAT prep course students become National Merit Scholarship semi-finalists

Three Dawson High School juniors who enrolled in PSAT/SAT preparation courses offered in the Center for Executive Education at University of Houston-Clear Lake have been named National Merit Scholarship semi-finalists. Fewer than 1% of U.S. high school students have achieved this status.

MBA with sustainability concentration ranked nationally

November 24, 2020 | UHCL Staff

MBA with sustainability concentration ranked nationally

Job openings across the workforce need candidates with skills in sustainability, and University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Master of Business Administration with Concentration in Sustainability is preparing students to meet that challenge. A leading college resource has ranked UH-Clear Lake seventh on the Best 22 MBA in Sustainability Programs 2020 list.

UHCL's College of Business ranked among best in U.S., says resource

November 09, 2020 | UHCL Staff

UHCL's College of Business ranked among best in U.S., says resource

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s College of Business has been ranked among University HQ’s Best 55 Business Schools and Colleges in the U.S. University HQ, a leading independent education organization, provides students with the necessary resources for students pursuing higher education.

UHCL's master of healthcare administration team wins big in competition

November 04, 2020 | UHCL Staff

UHCL's master of healthcare administration team wins big in competition

Three University of Houston-Clear Lake Master of Healthcare Administration students defeated 36 other universities in a national case study competition. Their work tackled a local Houston healthcare challenge exacerbated by COVID-19-related hypertension.

University Faculty Fellowship recipients for 2020-2021 announced

August 06, 2020 | UHCL Staff

University Faculty Fellowship recipients for 2020-2021 announced

The four recipients of University of Houston-Clear Lake’s 2020-2021 University Faculty Fellowship awards are Associate Professor of Psychology Nicholas Kelling; Department Chair of Liberal Arts and Associate Professor of Humanities Shreerekha Subramanian; Associate Professor of Biology and Biotechnology Larry Rohde; and Professor of Accounting Barry Marks.

UHCL alumnus feels trained, prepared for career as hospital CEO

July 27, 2020 | UHCL Staff

UHCL alumnus feels trained, prepared for career as hospital CEO

Seton Medical Center Harker Heights in Texas has a new CEO. Patrick Swindle, who completed his Master of Health Administration from University of Houston-Clear Lake in 2011, said the training he received from his professors prepared him well to do the job. He appreciated learning from professors who had been hospital executives themselves.

UHCL faculty and staff recognized for university service

July 24, 2020 | UHCL Staff

UHCL faculty and staff recognized for university service

University of Houston-Clear Lake announced the recipients of the 42nd annual Faculty and Staff Awards earlier this year on the university’s website. The 2020 award recipient list identifies employees who have reached impressive milestones at 5-year increments up to 40 years’ service. The university’s newest retirees were also listed.

Survey seeks UHCL's community responses to key questions about sustainability on campus

April 21, 2020 | UHCL Staff

Survey seeks UHCL's community responses to key questions about sustainability on campus

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Green Hawks, a student organization focused on encouraging the awareness of sustainable environmental practices, is surveying students, faculty, staff and alumni to find out how important it is to them to improve sustainability practices on campus and keep those green spaces green.

Houston charter school gets $21 million grant with UHCL prof's help

April 15, 2020 | UHCL Staff

Houston charter school gets $21 million grant with UHCL prof's help

Faculty members in the College of Business at University of Houston-Clear Lake have more responsibility than just to students. It’s part of the College’s AACSB International accreditation requirements that faculty also must engage and serve the community. YES Prep School was the beneficiary of Professor of Management Roger Durand’s expertise in grant writing.