Articles tagged with 'General News' | University of Houston-Clear Lake

Newsroom (General News)

2023
September
29,
2023
| 15:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake and KBR have signed a partnership agreement creating internship opportunities for students from across multiple academic disciplines to gain valuable professional experience in the aerospace industry. UH-Clear Lake Pr...
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September
28,
2023
| 14:53 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As employers receive more applications every year, many of their baseline standards for have changed. They’re not necessarily simply seeking the top students with the best grade point average anymore. Although those factors remain important, employer...
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September
25,
2023
| 15:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Most employers spend only about a half a minute reviewing a resume. To pass through that quick, initial glance a hiring manager might cast upon one resume among many, University of Houston-Clear Lake Career Counselor Cory McGregory said being more st...
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September
22,
2023
| 15:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
“Celebrate the culture.” That’s what University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Assistant Professor of Social Work Roberta Leal encourages Mexicans and other Hispanics to do, extinguishing the cultural stigmas that once existed. Leal recently received the ho...
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September
21,
2023
| 21:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In its second year being ranked among national universities, University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) continues to make impressive strides in the list of the 2024 Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report. UHCL climbed to No. 12 in the "Top Public Sch...
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September
05,
2023
| 15:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Telehealth ABA World Project has been empowering parents and professionals who work with children with autism around the world by connecting them with therapists who can provide interactive video services on the int...
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August
25,
2023
| 15:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As an extension of the First-Year Seminar Program, University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Common Reader Program recently announced its new book for the 2023/2024 school year. The latest selection, “Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twe...
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August
24,
2023
| 18:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Houston-based Gulf Coast Guitar Association is performing in University of Houston- Clear Lake’s Bayou Theater on Friday, Sept. 8, at 7:30 p.m.  Artistic directors of the GCGA, Jay Kacherski and Jeremy García, are bringing their passion, years of exp...
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August
22,
2023
| 16:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston- Clear Lake opened the doors to Hunter Hall, its first on-campus residential hall, in 2019. Since then, the residential life on campus has continued to grow with the help and support of resident advisors, who are ready to help n...
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August
17,
2023
| 15:41 PM Europe/Amsterdam
College students succeed when they feel supported, and sense that they are not meeting difficult challenges alone. University of Houston- Clear Lake’s new Assistant Director of Peer Mentoring Jennifer Harris, who is implementing the university’s firs...
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August
16,
2023
| 15:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Texas Association of State Systems for Computing and Communications has given University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Office of Institutional Research the Project Excellence Award in the area of data sharing and management. The award is the result of ...
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August
15,
2023
| 15:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake has received the 2023 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education. The Inspiring Programs in STEM Award honors ...
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August
11,
2023
| 15:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Office of Strategic Partnerships at University of Houston-Clear Lake is a vital resource that supports students seeking internships that can help connect them to the job that will begin their career after graduating. Alexis Solis, a senior pursui...
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August
09,
2023
| 21:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake at Pearland is gearing up for an exciting new academic year with the recent unveiling of a series of enhanced directional signs. Strategically placed throughout the campus, these signs provide students and visitors wi...
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August
07,
2023
| 16:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston- Clear Lake’s Counseling Services department transitioned to the Counseling and Mental Health Center effective August 1. Executive Director of the Counseling and Mental Health Center Cynthia Cook said the department wanted to mi...
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August
04,
2023
| 16:25 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake hosted over 100 aspiring academic leaders from across Texas at the Texas Academic Leadership Academy (TALA). Each Texas university annually nominates up to two individuals that wish to further their careers in higher ...
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August
03,
2023
| 15:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake prides itself on its inclusion of art throughout the campus. It’s hard to miss “Spiritus Mundi,” the bronze sculpture that sits in front of the Bayou Building or the marble “The Ocean” structure on the second floor of...
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July
31,
2023
| 15:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Veterans from American Indian and Alaska Native populations have a strong tradition of serving in the military, enlisting at the highest rate per capita of any ethnic or racial group. Yet this segment of the population has been traditionally underrep...
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July
28,
2023
| 15:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As an almost 50-year-old campus, University of Houston-Clear Lake has had tens of thousands of students and employees walk through the halls and drive past all the natural green space. Some don’t think twice about what they see, whether it’s a buildi...
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July
27,
2023
| 15:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake isn’t just a place to get an education. It’s a place that helps students and alumni land the careers they spent years preparing for, with the assistance of Career Services. From co-operative education programs and car...
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July
21,
2023
| 15:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Yes, there’s actually a date set aside every year for the nation to celebrate – and eat – junk food. That day is  today! Although many people make some unhealthy food choices every day, this date serves as a fun way to give the healthy eaters the opp...
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July
18,
2023
| 15:58 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Aundria Stokes will soon graduate from University of Houston-Clear Lake with her Bachelor of Science in Marketing and knew she needed an internship in order to get the real-world job experience that employers were seeking. After finding hers at Baytr...
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July
17,
2023
| 15:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
A new student’s first year of college can be exciting and overwhelming, all at the same time. Adjusting to a new environment, new people, and steering through an entirely different set of academic expectations can be enough to make some decide that c...
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July
14,
2023
| 15:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
A graduate degree can be a valuable asset to fast-track toward a more lucrative career. However, graduate school who do not perform well on standardized tests or have a less-than-ideal GPA might have some challenges that could prevent them from pursi...
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July
13,
2023
| 22:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Teaching is a tough job. So tough that the Texas Associate of School Boards reports that about half public school teachers nationally have seriously considered leaving the profession within their first five years of teaching. Although many teachers c...
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July
11,
2023
| 15:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Before 2004, then-University of Houston-Clear Lake President William A. Staples said he had never even met Tom Reid, but an out-of-the-blue phone call from Reid, who was then mayor of Pearland, followed by an invitation to drive around the city in a ...
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July
05,
2023
| 20:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Center for First-generation Student Success, an initiative of NASPA and The Suder Foundation, recently announced University of Houston-Clear Lake as one of 76 new members of the First Scholars Network for 2023-24. To be selected as a First Schola...
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July
03,
2023
| 17:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The University of Houston- Clear Lake’s campus sits on a 524-acre wildlife reserve where students can experience the beauty of a natural environment on campus while attending classes. Being in a green, relaxing setting is more than just about beauty-...
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June
29,
2023
| 20:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
About 40% of a college student population identifies as introverted, according to Scientific Research. Yet, some schools tend to favor extroverted students while targeting them in their marketing efforts, with promises of endless social opportunities...
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June
27,
2023
| 16:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake has launched a pilot “bridge to college” program called the Summer Engagement Academy this month, with a goal of offering credited classes and an array of academic resources designed to help students in need of suppor...
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