May 29, 2020 | Katherine Adams
University of Houston-Clear Lake students and professors are engaged in research to meet the urgent need to understand the spread of COVID-19. Assistant Professor of Microbiology Michael LaMontagne, Assistant Professor of Nursing Karen Alexander with biology students, in collaboration with registered nurses in UHCL’s RN-BSN program and others, have begun the project.
July 19, 2019 | Karen Barbier
University of Houston-Clear Lake Associate Professor of Exercise and Health Sciences William Amonette and local interventionist cardiologist Dr. Nadir Ali are on a mission to introduce as many people as possible to the benefits of a low carbohydrate diet. Together, they are welcoming all to the second annual Low Carb Houston Conference at the UH-Clear Lake. The conference is hosted by the university’s Exercise and Nutritional Health Institute and will be held Oct. 24-26.
September 14, 2018 | Jim Townsend
University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Habitat for Reading program celebrates its third anniversary this fall, continuing to provide personalized, age-appropriate mini-libraries to children in Habitat for Humanity homes. The program’s purpose is to help develop and nurture a habit and love of reading, and build the literacy skills necessary for personal, academic, and lifelong success.
June 15, 2018 | Jim Townsend
University of Houston-Clear Lake held a groundbreaking ceremony June 12 for a 294-bed residence hall. The ceremony “formally marks another milestone in UH-Clear Lake’s 21st century transformation – all designed to better serve students and to enhance our role within our region,” President Ira K. Blake said. The residence hall is scheduled to open for the fall 2019 semester.
May 07, 2018 | Katherine Adams
University of Houston-Clear Lake officials, as well as representatives from Austin Commercial Project and PBK Architects, Inc. gather at a topping out ceremony for the Health Sciences Classroom Building on UHCL Pearland Campus, celebrating the completion of the structural phase of the project. The new $24 million, 69,500-square-foot building, scheduled to open in spring 2019, will allow for the expansion of the campus’ nursing and other healthcare programs.
June 23, 2017 | Staff
A $24.6 million Health Sciences and Classroom Building at UHCL Pearland Campus is scheduled to open in spring 2019. The facility will allow UHCL to expand enrollment to its successful health science programs, notably the RN-to-BSN and Licensed Professional Counselors programs. Future plans include opening a satellite operation of UHCL’s Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities.
May 04, 2017 | Staff
By fall 2018, a $38.2 million Recreation and Wellness Center will be the new home for the university’s Exercise and Health Science program, Fitness and Human Performance program, general instruction classrooms and recreational activities for students,faculty and staff.
May 02, 2017 | Jim Townsend
University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus broke ground on a three-story, $24.6 million Health Sciences and Classroom Building that will allow expansion of programs in nursing and other healthcare careers. Scheduled to open spring 2019, the facility will eventually include a satellite operation of UHCL’s Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities.
May 01, 2017 | Staff
A $65.7 million STEM and Classroom Building, which will open in fall 2018, will help attract more students to science and technology careers and provide room for the continuing intellectual growth of faculty. It also provides fresh opportunities for partnerships and more dialogue with the area’s high-tech industries.
April 17, 2017 | Jim Townsend
University of Houston-Clear Lake broke ground on two new buildings March 31, which, when complete, will help train a workforce prepared to tackle 21st century careers in the sciences, engineering and health. These construction projects are a significant part of UHCL’s continued development as a four-year university.
April 14, 2017 | Jim Townsend
University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus will break ground on a $24.6 million Health Sciences and Classroom Building in a ceremony set for 2 p.m. Friday, April 28, 1200 Pearland Parkway. The three-story facility is scheduled to open spring 2019.