Articles tagged with 'Initiatives' | University of Houston-Clear Lake

Newsroom (Initiatives)

2023
March
14,
2023
| 20:12 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Members of the Texas House of Representatives and the Texas Senate were at the Texas State Capitol on March 7 to adopt a resolution declaring it University of Houston-Clear Lake Day. Over 40 administrators, faculty, staff, alumni and students journey...
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February
07,
2023
| 14:58 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When a professor, advisor or other mentor helps a student navigate college, that student’s chances for success increase greatly. For University of Houston-Clear Lake junior Jose Ramirez, who is in the midst of an internship with Boeing at NASA Johnso...
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February
03,
2023
| 17:30 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Houston-area college graduation rates and workforce development are about to get a boost thanks to major grants from the U.S. Department of Education. Combined, University of Houston-Clear Lake and the University of Houston-Downtown  will receive alm...
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January
30,
2023
| 16:51 PM Europe/Amsterdam
University of Houston-Clear Lake students interested in pursuing a career as a teacher in a STEM-related field can access financial support through the Hawkins-STEM4All grant. The grant, which is embedded in the UHCLTeach program, offers students wor...
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January
26,
2023
| 18:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Eric Washington said that if he could go back and tell his high school self what he’s doing now, he’d never have believed it. “Before coming to University of Houston-Clear Lake, I had no idea I could ever work at NASA with astronauts. I would never h...
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2022
December
05,
2022
| 16:26 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Counseling Services at University of Houston-Clear Lake has been selected to receive a grant to expand their outreach programs to students, faculty and staff on recognizing the signs of mental health issues, connecting to resources, preventing poor m...
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November
30,
2022
| 15:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Access to higher education in prison improves the quality of life for those incarcerated, and increases their opportunity to sustain a successful life after release. Since University of Houston-Clear Lake opened in 1974, the College of Human Sciences...
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November
21,
2022
| 17:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
If a student has the money to be in college, then they certainly must have the money to eat, right? Wrong. Food insecurity among college students is a serious problem, and University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Office of Student Advocacy has added a holi...
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November
04,
2022
| 15:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Houston Chronicle reports that after over seven days of early voting, university polling locations in Harris County are lagging everywhere except in one location—University of Houston-Clear Lake.Darius Provost-Evans, who is working toward his Mas...
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October
18,
2022
| 17:45 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Technology on college campuses is becoming much more than just adding more computer labs and Smart  Boards. University of Houston-Clear Lake is elevating campus safety by implementing advanced technology that can help police officers respond almost i...
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October
14,
2022
| 20:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The best way to understand how college students use drones to advance critical science and research is to get someone like Jason Nagro to explain how he uses them. He’s been FAA-trained and licensed to fly sUAS, or small unmanned aerial systems, and ...
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September
29,
2022
| 22:25 PM Europe/Amsterdam
College students are among the newest members of America’s voting population, and the Campus Vote Project, a nonprofit organization that advocates for student voters, reports that this younger demographic votes at lower rates than its older cohorts. ...
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