NewsWire
October 23, 2014
UHV students learn about Chinese business customs on study abroad trip

UHV students learn about Chinese business customs on study abroad trip

A group of 29 University Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration students recently exchanged ideas with Chinese students and business executives during a two-week study abroad program in China.

During the trip, 22 UHV graduate students, seven UHV undergraduate students and six doctoral and master’s students from the Central University of Finance and Economics in China studied Chinese leadership management and toured commerce and cultural sites.

Click here for full story

Oct. 23:
Degree Information Session, 4-7 p.m., UHS at Cinco Ranch, 4242 S. Mason Road

Willis Group Distinguished Speaker Series presents Brock Wagner, 7 p.m., UH Sugar Land, 14000 University Blvd.

Oct. 28:
“OASIS: Reality vs. Virtually,” Community of Readers Faculty Lecture Series, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., UC Multi-Purpose Room

Nov. 3:
“Science Fiction and Symbols: Cultural Imagery and Computing in Ready Player One,” Community of Readers Faculty Lecture Series, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., UC Multi-Purpose Room

Nov. 4:
“The Quest for an Epic,” Community of Readers Faculty Lecture Series, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., UC Multi-Purpose Room

“I Dislike What I Fancy I Feel: Perception and Living in the Virtual Reality,” Community of Readers Faculty Lecture Series, 5-6 p.m., UC Multi-Purpose Room

Nov. 5:
First Steps to Starting Your Own Business, 10 a.m.-noon, SBDC, 3402 N. Ben Wilson St.
border
UHV School of Business Administration professors honored

UHV School of Business Administration professors honored

Six faculty members from the University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration recently were recognized with financial awards for their efforts in teaching and research.

“The UHV School of Business Administration has outstanding faculty members who are always pushing for excellence,” said Farhang Niroomand, dean of the UHV School of Business Administration.

Click here for full story

Author explores contradictions in South Texas through stories

Author explores contradictions in South Texas through stories

Oscar Cásares has a love/hate relationship with Brownsville.

On one hand, it is a place he has spent much of his life away from, but on the other, it is a part of him and has a strong influence on his literary work.

“There’s something great about that, but in other ways, I wish that I could put it away,” Cásares said. “But that’s who I am and where I come from, and there’s just no way that I can deny that.”

Click here for full story

UHV Downtown Arts Series event to feature book series creator, co-editor

UHV Downtown Arts Series event to feature book series creator, co-editor

The creator and the co-editor of a literary art book series will be the next speakers in the University of Houston-Victoria Downtown Arts Series, a new series aimed at bringing a diverse set of artists to downtown Victoria.

Dawn Pendergast, creator and co-editor of the Little Red Leaves Textile Edition, one of the nation’s most unique literary art book series, and co-editor Paul Klinger will present their work at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Law Offices of Lidia Serrata, formerly Lulu’s, located at 113 E. Constitution St. The event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be provided.

Click here for full story

UHV SBDC promotes new online course in English, Spanish

UHV SBDC promotes new online course in English, Spanish

A new online educational resource is now available to University of Houston-Victoria Small Business Development Center clients and the Crossroads community.

The U.S. Small Business Administration recently introduced the new online course “Young Entrepreneurs: An Essential Guide to Starting Your Own Business.”

Click here for full story

 

UHV in the News (media coverage of UHV)
Archive of UHV news releases

© 2014 University of Houston-Victoria
3007 N. Ben Wilson, Victoria, TX 77901
(361) 570-4848, toll free (877) 970-4848
Submit story ideas to: Newswire

View Message in Browser