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New UHV Downtown Art Series to feature poets, printmakers and artists

A new University of Houston-Victoria series aimed at bringing diverse artists to downtown Victoria will kick off Sept. 26 with a visit by a celebrated poet.

UHV alumni, former students honored by school district

Eight former students and graduates of the University of Houston-Victoria recently earned special honors from the Victoria Independent School District.

Author brings appreciation for regional literature to Reading Series

When Ron Riekki went on a Georgia radio show to promote his work, he had a lot to say but not much of it was about his own writing. He spent the majority of the interview talking about other writers who impressed him.

UHV's freshman, undergraduate enrollment continues growth

The University of Houston-Victoria has set a record with a 17.4 percent increase in new freshmen and first-time-in-college students starting classes at the university this summer or fall, according to preliminary enrollment figures.

New members bring leadership, wisdom to UHV advisory board

The addition of six new members to the University of Houston-Victoria President's Regional Advisory Board will provide guidance in shaping the direction of the university during the next three years.

Chax Press founder joins UHV faculty, publishing center

Charles Alexander, director of Chax Press, one of the nation's most innovative and active small literary presses, recently was named the new Poet and Designer in Residence at the University of Houston-Victoria and will move the press to the university.

Counseling professor ready to lead UHV Faculty Senate

Elsa Soto Leggett has added the position of University of Houston-Victoria Faculty Senate president to her list of leadership and service.