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The Office of University Communications advances the mission of UH-Clear Lake, enhances the university’s image and builds awareness of the institution's major initiatives through the dissemination of news, information and messages to key audiences. A unit of the Office of University Advancement, the office provides a broad range of services in the areas of media relations, social media, web and digital communications, publications, crisis communications, university branding and marketing communications. The office serves as the liaison to other UH System universities and centers on system wide communications and marketing initiatives.

UHCL's Office of University Communications serves as the university's official media contact. All media inquiries should be directed to:

    University of Houston-Clear Lake
    Office of University Communications
    2700 Bay Area Blvd., UHCL Box 199
    Bayou Bldg., Suite B2519
    Houston, Texas 77058
    Phone: 281-283-2015
    Fax: 281-283-2010

Communications Staff

Theresa Presswood
Executive Director of University Communications
Karen Barbier
Associate Director of University Communications-Media Relations
Carol Pruitt
Executive Secretary
James Townsend
Haley Stringer-Hedderick
Assistant Director of Web, Digital and Graphic Communications
George Mattingly II
Coordinator of Social Media and Communications
Erin Willey
Coordinator of Web Communications

Katherine Adams
Web Writer/Editor

David Opheim
Coordinator of Web Communications
Adam Newton
Web Writer/Editor

UHCL on YouTube

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.

Media Contacts

UHCL Office of Communications
Phone: 281-283-2015
Fax: 281-283-2034

UHCL In the News

March 29, 2017 | Guidry News

UHCL professor named national outstanding environmental educator

University of Houston-Clear Lake College of Education Professor Jana Willis was selected as one of five National Outstanding Educators, in addition to being named Texas Educator of the Year, by the national environmental education program Project Learning Tree or PLT.

February 21, 2017 | Guidry News

UHCL stocks reading library for habitat family

The University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Habitat for Reading Project created another library of children’s books in the newest Habitat for Humanity home in Pasadena.


President's Report 2016