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November 15, 2016

UHCL Empowered: Alumna finds strength in community to succeed

University of Houston Clear Lake alumna Karina Ramos recently began work on her doctoral degree in Denton, Texas. In the midst of packing, traveling and spending time with family, Ramos took a moment to reflect. Her parents came to the United States on a...

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December 09, 2016

Sister to walk at commencement for student’s posthumous degree

Teshawna Wright has some big shoes to fill, but she is looking forward to the challenge. Sunday she accepts a posthumous degree on behalf of her sister, Dawn Helmen, during the noon commencement ceremony for University of Houston-Clear Lake Sunday, Dec....

UHCL Habitat for Reading photo
December 09, 2016

University of Houston-Clear Lake Habitat for Reading

University of Houston-Clear Lake teacher education students lent a creative hand to Habitat for Reading, UH-Clear Lake’s ongoing project to create home libraries for the children of families receiving Habitat for Humanity houses. Along with selecting a...

UHCL Commencement speaker Evelyn Miralles
November 28, 2016

Nearly 1,200 Hawks to walk at UHCL commencement ceremony

Nearly 1,200 University of Houston-Clear Lake Hawks are receiving diplomas in two commencement ceremonies on Dec. 11 in NRG Arena at 1 NRG Park, Houston. At noon, more than 520 students will graduate from the College of Education and College of Science...

Short Takes
November 22, 2016

Short Takes

Saturday Campus Visit Day at UHCL Prospective students and their families can explore University of Houston-Clear Lake at Saturday Campus Visit Day on Dec. 3, 10:30 a.m. – noon, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston. Attendees will be able to take campus tours...

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December 09, 2016

@aagelviz Awesome to hear from our #UHCLAlumni. :)

@aagelviz Awesome to hear from our #UHCLAlumni. :)
December 10, 2016

For family and friends who cannot attend this Sunday's commencement, they can watch your b...

For family and friends who cannot attend this Sunday's commencement, they can watch your big moment online! A live stream of the event will be available one hour before each ceremony: http://www.uhcl.edu/commencement.

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Report to the Community - 2016

University of Houston-Clear Lake President William A. Staples presents updates on UHCL and recognizes community partners during the annual Report to the Community breakfast.

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UHCL In the News

November 18, 2016 | IT Industry Today

U.S. Department of Education Awards 104 Million to Support Minority Serving Institutions

The U.S. Department of Education today announced the award of more than $104 million to Minority Serving Institutions. These five-year grants provide resources to 104 institutions, in 13 states, to improve and expand their capacity to serve Hispanic, Asian American, Native American, Pacific Islander, and low-income students.

November 01, 2016 | Bay Area Houston Magazine

Staples to exit role as UHCL president in 2017

Dr. William A. Staples has announced this will be his final year as president of the University of Houston-Clear Lake, a position he has held for more than 20 years.


President's Report 2016