February 14, 2020 | Katherine Adams
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.
February 13, 2020 | Katherine Adams
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.
December 30, 2019 | Katherine Adams
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.
December 27, 2019 | Katherine Adams
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.
December 24, 2019 | Katherine Adams
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.
November 04, 2019 | Katherine Adams
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.
October 31, 2019 | Jim Townsend
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.
October 25, 2019 | Karen Barbier
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.
October 24, 2019 | Katherine Adams
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.
September 30, 2019 | Jim Townsend
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August 29, 2019 | Jim Townsend
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August 06, 2019 | Jim Townsend
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.