UHCL News

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 receives top educational administration honor

February 04, 2020 | Katherine Adams

UHCL prof receives top educational administration honor

John Decman, associate professor of educational leadership at University of Houston-Clear Lake, received the Texas Council of Professors of Educational Administration 2019 Educator of the Year award on Jan. 27 at the TCPEA Midwinter Conference in Austin.

Spatial learning demonstration in Neumann Library

January 24, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Spatial learning demonstration in Neumann Library

As “techies” continue to shift their interest from desktop devices to mobile devices, the trend toward goggles, headsets and other wearable devices continues to increase. Alex Haber, state/local government and education team leader Magic Leap, a spatial computing platform that integrates digital content into the physical world, will be demonstrating this technology at University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Alfred R. Neumann Library on Wednesday, Jan. 29 from 9 a.m. - noon.

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.

Eight students receive doctorates at UHCL fall 2019 commencement

December 20, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Eight students receive doctorates at UHCL fall 2019 commencement

Over 1270 University of Houston-Clear Lake students crossed the stage at two commencement ceremonies held on Dec. 15 at NRG Arena in Houston. Eight students were present to receive their doctorates from UH-Clear Lake’s Doctorate in Education in Educational Leadership program.

UHCL student attends job fair, gets hired in the lobby

November 27, 2019 | Katherine Adams

UHCL student attends job fair, gets hired in the lobby

Ashley Shed did not think job fairs were a place where you actually got hired. Shed, who is graduating in a few weeks from University of Houston-Clear Lake with her bachelor’s in interdisciplinary studies with early childhood-6 certification, planned to attend a job fair earlier in November and simply distribute her resume to school districts, then go home and wait to be contacted.

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.

Foundation provides UHCL scholarships for future child educators

September 30, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Foundation provides UHCL scholarships for future child educators

The Samuels Family Foundation has given University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Early Childhood Education program, in the College of Education, a $400,000 grant to offer scholarships to graduate and undergraduate students seeking the education and credentials to become child care center directors. The grant will release $100,000 a year for four years.

Dickinson ISD and UHCL begin partnership to offer enrichment to gifted students

September 18, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Dickinson ISD and UHCL begin partnership to offer enrichment to gifted students

The average age of University of Houston-Clear Lake’s student population became a little lower six years ago when the university transitioned from an upper-level university to a four-year university. And starting Friday, Sept. 13, there will be almost 100 even younger faces on campus—but only on Fridays.