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April 10, 2014
UHV passes all major standards during on-site accreditation visit

UHV passes all major standards during on-site accreditation visit

An accreditation review team that visited the University of Houston-Victoria earlier this week found the university passed all major standards and made one recommendation about staff credentialing.

The visit by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges was part of the university’s accreditation review, which the university must undergo every 10 years to remain accredited.

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April 10:
Jaguars softball vs.
Our Lady of the Lake University doubleheader, 2 p.m., Victoria Youth Sports Complex

April 12:
Saturday Book Break,
10 a.m.-noon, UC 108

April 15:
“A Fragile Trust” documentary screening about New York Times plagiarism scandal,
6 p.m., Victoria Fine Arts Center, 1002 Sam Houston Drive

April 16:
Jaguars baseball vs. Wiley College, 5 p.m., Riverside Stadium

April 17:
“Building a Better Credit Portfolio” presented by SBDC, 1:30-3:30 p.m., SBDC office, 3402 N. Ben Wilson St.
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UHV Provost’s Lecture Series to delve into social justice in stories, pop culture

UHV Provost’s Lecture Series to delve into social justice in stories, pop culture

In the “Dark Knight” movie series, Batman doesn’t always follow the letter of the law when bringing justice to the villains terrorizing Gotham City.

While Batman usually is considered the hero, should people who take justice into their own hands be celebrated? That is one of the questions that will be addressed in the next University of Houston-Victoria Provost’s Lecture Series on April 21.

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Spring Nursing Forum to discuss health collaboration

Spring Nursing Forum to discuss health collaboration

The seventh annual University of Houston-Victoria Spring Nursing Forum on April 25 will bring together nurses and nursing students to discuss the best way to provide health for the community through the collaboration of health professionals.

The forum’s theme is “Collaboration Evidence-Based Care to Meet Population Health Needs.”

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H-E-B Houston president shares management, customer service tips with UHV students

H-E-B Houston president shares management, customer service tips with UHV students

SUGAR LAND – Salsa was not on assistant professor Jun Yang’s grocery list the evening of April 2, but the spicy sauce became a must buy because of H-E-B Houston President Scott McClelland’s marketing skills.

In a speech at the University of Houston Sugar Land, where University of Houston-Victoria offers many of the programs, McClelland told UHV students, faculty and community members a story about how the grocery store started selling That Green Sauce.

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UHV education job fairs to bring together potential teachers, school districts

UHV education job fairs to bring together potential teachers, school districts

University of Houston-Victoria Career Services and the School of Education & Human Development are hosting two education job fairs so that those looking for a teaching job can meet representatives from area school districts.

The first UHV Education Job Fair will be from 1 to 3 p.m. April 29 at the UH System at Cinco Ranch, 4242 S. Mason Road in Katy.

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