UHCL News

UHCL ramping up campus recreation, residential life

September 19, 2017 | Jim Townsend

UHCL ramping up campus recreation, residential life

University of Houston-Clear Lake added two new departments to its Student Services and Resources division in a goal to create more campus activity and a greater sense of community, says Darlene Biggers, associate vice president for student services.

UHCL seeking vendors for upcoming Harvest Fair

September 15, 2017 | Jim Townsend

UHCL seeking vendors for upcoming Harvest Fair

University of Houston-Clear Lake is looking for local vendors to show their wares at the 2017 Harvest Fair, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Oct. 17-19 in Atrium II of the Bayou Building, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston.

UHCL yoga class has benefits far beyond the mat

September 15, 2017 | Katherine Adams

UHCL yoga class has benefits far beyond the mat

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Friday Morning Continuing Education program is now offering the university’s first-ever yoga class taught by Associate Professor of School Psychology Julia Englund Strait. The beginning yoga class meets Fridays at 1 p.m. for eight weeks.

Harvey delayed the Welcome Back Bash but not the fun

September 14, 2017 | Katherine Adams

Harvey delayed the Welcome Back Bash but not the fun

After a stressful week for many flooded-out Hawks in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey, University of Houston-Clear Lake’s 2017 Welcome Back Bash was a welcome opportunity to enjoy free food, fun and music.

UHCL helps waterlogged Hawks chart a new course

September 07, 2017 | Katherine Adams

UHCL helps waterlogged Hawks chart a new course

After Tropical Storm Harvey left Houston, representatives from numerous University of Houston-Clear Lake organizations and campus offices met to discuss ways to help students immersed in stress and coping with losses incurred by floodwaters. The “Hawks Helping Hawks” Sept. 6 event was quickly organized to collect canned goods, clothing, and school supplies to help students including Alexia Flores, a junior from South Houston who, like many other students, faculty and staff, was flooded out of her home.

UHCL launches relief efforts for students affected by storm

September 06, 2017 | Katherine Adams

UHCL launches relief efforts for students affected by storm

University of Houston-Clear Lake staff and campus organizations stand ready to assist students affected by Tropical Storm Harvey starting Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 6 in Bayou Building Atrium II.

Welcome Week helps new students transition to UHCL

August 17, 2017 | Katherine Adams

Welcome Week helps new students transition to UHCL

A new semester and busy schedules can be stressful. That’s why University of Houston-Clear Lake takes a whole week to plan fun, engaging events to welcome and orient new and returning students to Hawk life and ensure a great start to the new school year.

UHCL’s Orientation Leaders gear up for Welcome Week

August 17, 2017 | Katherine Adams

UHCL’s Orientation Leaders gear up for Welcome Week

Welcome Week begins Aug. 28 at the University of Houston-Clear Lake campus. UH-Clear Lake President Ira K. Blake (center) meets with Orientation Leaders Caila Vyoral, Natalia Marfil (kneeling,) Amanda Newman, Miles Shellshear, and Izuh Ikpeama to discuss the week’s activities, which include daily giveaways and prizes, a picnic on the plaza, and culminating in the Welcome Back Bash.

Short Takes

August 15, 2017 | Katherine Adams

Short Takes

Abstract artists' portfolio comes to Art Gallery; Welcome Back Bash Sept. 1; Habitat Work Days; cybersecurity and cryptography workshop.

Short Takes

August 01, 2017 | Katherine Adams

Short Takes

Protecting yourself, your business from cyber thieves, learning network management and security fundamentals -- and Mercury orchestra to open Bayou Theater season.

SAT, PSAT in your future? Here are a few tips

July 27, 2017 | Katherine Adams

SAT, PSAT in your future? Here are a few tips

Ask college-bound high school graduates to reflect upon the biggest challenges of their junior and senior years, and they’ll likely remember the Preliminary SAT and the even more challenging SAT. Most of the time, students go into the testing room not knowing what to expect. However, you can prepare for these tests in more ways than just hitting the books extra hard.

Short Takes

July 25, 2017 | Katherine Adams

Short Takes

Hone leadership skills in the Center for Executive Education’s Management and Leadership Certificate Program. Fall registration is open through Aug. 25 for enrolled students; Welcome Back Bash set for Sept. 1.