UHCL News

Program makes tuition more affordable for undergrad STEM students

March 22, 2019 | Jim Townsend

Program makes tuition more affordable for undergrad STEM students

University of Houston-Clear Lake undergraduates seeking a STEM degree may be eligible for a stipend of up to $2,000 per semester and $1,500 for summer courses thanks to the university’s participation in a grant collaboration with other Houston universities.

Short Takes

March 21, 2019 | Jim Townsend

Short Takes

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

UHCL sharpens focus on strategic partnerships

March 21, 2019 | Katherine Adams

UHCL sharpens focus on strategic partnerships

University of Houston-Clear Lake has been offering undergraduate and graduate degrees since 1974. But beyond the classroom, the university is a community resource in ways that many might not realize. It’s Dwayne Busby’s primary focus in his new role as UH-Clear Lake’s executive director of strategic community partnerships to change that.

Resident advisers sought for UHCL's soon-to-open Hunter Hall

March 19, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Resident advisers sought for UHCL's soon-to-open Hunter Hall

As University of Houston-Clear Lake’s first on-campus residence hall nears completion, Student Housing and Residential Life Director Matthew Perry said he’s looking for a few good men and women to build a fun, diverse and servant leadership-focused team of resident advisers for the newly-named Hunter Hall.

Cross cultural studies student's exhibit explores Mexican-American activism in Houston

March 18, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Cross cultural studies student's exhibit explores Mexican-American activism in Houston

Houston’s history is filled with stories of Mexican-American activists and organizations that have mobilized the community toward change. Lydia Newcomb, who will be receiving her master’s in cross cultural and global studies from University of Houston-Clear Lake in May, is presenting an exhibit entitled, “¡Ya Basta!” in the Julia Ideson Building in the Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC) on April 4 from 6-7:30 p.m.

Explore growing UHCL campus at Open House March 23

March 15, 2019 | Jim Townsend

Explore growing UHCL campus at Open House March 23

Future students and their families are invited to University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Open House on Saturday, March 23 from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Whether you’re ready to apply to UHCL for the upcoming semester or you’re just seeking general information, the event will allow you to meet with faculty and staff, tour the campus, get financial aid information, receive on-the-spot admissions and more.

Short Takes

March 14, 2019 | Jim Townsend

Short Takes

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

Fine Arts students to present work in exhibition in UHCL Art Gallery

March 13, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Fine Arts students to present work in exhibition in UHCL Art Gallery

For Nicole Bishop, photographing dancers is the most natural way for her to express herself as an artist. Bishop's work, along with 28 other artists, will be featured in the 2019 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition to be held in University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Art Gallery April 11-May 6.

UHCL's finance vice president advocates for funding with state lawmakers

March 12, 2019 | Katherine Adams

UHCL's finance vice president advocates for funding with state lawmakers

Asking for money is easy. Demonstrating to state legislators how state funding—or a lack thereof—affects crucial programs in a university is more of a challenge. On Feb. 19, a delegation from University of Houston-Clear Lake traveled to the Texas State Capitol in Austin for UH-Clear Lake’s Day at the Capitol to do just that.

UHCL prof to represent higher ed on Texas Early Learning Council

March 11, 2019 | Katherine Adams

UHCL prof to represent higher ed on Texas Early Learning Council

The Texas Early Learning Council named University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education Rebecca Huss-Keeler to be a council representative for the early childhood educators of Texas.

Annual mental health symposium will spotlight effectiveness and access to care

March 08, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Annual mental health symposium will spotlight effectiveness and access to care

The 29th Annual Emily G. Sutter Symposium for Mental and Behavioral Health will take place Friday, April 12, 8:15 a.m. – 6 p.m. at University of Houston-Clear Lake, featuring author and Peace of Mind Foundation Director Elizabeth McIngvale as the keynote speaker.

Santa Fe High School choir teacher takes on the role of Willy Wonka

March 07, 2019 | Katherine Adams

Santa Fe High School choir teacher takes on the role of Willy Wonka

Gunnar Tietge, a choir teacher at Santa Fe High School, will play the lead role of Willy Wonka in UHCL's production of "Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka," during performances running from April 4-14 at UHCL Bayou Theater.