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Outstanding Arts & Sciences students overcome challenges and succeed
A passionate University of Houston-Victoria professor of criminal justice opened Brittany Proctor’s eyes to the pitfalls of the criminal justice system, including problems with the rehabilitation services offered to those released from prison.
December 13, 2017

UHV to host Coco book signing
Fans of Disney’s “Coco” soon will have the opportunity to get a signed copy of the new movie’s novelization at a book signing hosted by the University of Houston-Victoria.
December 06, 2017

UHV’s graduate interdisciplinary studies program receives ranking
The Master’s Program Guide website recently ranked the University of Houston-Victoria Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies as one of the nation’s top 50 liberal studies programs.
December 06, 2017

UHV associate professor’s book explores gospel music history
A University of Houston-Victoria faculty member’s research on old record albums, songbooks, sheet music and radio programs has led to a book that explores the history of gospel music and its role in American popular religious culture.
November 01, 2017

Poet couple ready to share work with Victoria community
Although their individual methods are different, Tom Mandel’s and Beth Joselow’s poetry begins with a focus on language and words before a topic takes shape.
October 18, 2017

Poet focuses on beauty of language, creation of story
“The reading series has been an outstanding event for more than 10 years,” said Jeffrey Di Leo, dean of the UHV School of Arts & Sciences, and ABR editor and publisher. “It is exciting to reach this milestone. I am looking forward to experiencing the writing of Kwame Dawes and the deeply personal connection he brings to his craft.”
September 20, 2017

Symposium to focus on Mexican American educational protests
Texas teachers and activists tried to get Mexican American studies on the curriculum for years, but when they finally succeeded and a textbook was created, there was an uproar about the content.
September 13, 2017

UHV announces fall American Book Review series authors
The American Book Review will welcome its 100th author to the University of Houston-Victoria as part of a dynamic fall reading series lineup.
August 09, 2017

UHV summer camp teaches students about aquatic ecosystems
Seven middle and high school students bent over lab equipment, concentrating as they added liquids to beakers and watched the solutions change colors from yellow to blue to clear.
August 02, 2017

Large group of UHV faculty members earn promotions
A group of 13 University of Houston-Victoria faculty members will have new job titles this fall after the UH System Board of Regents approved their promotions in academic rank.
July 26, 2017

UHV online English, business bachelor’s degrees earn accolades
A trio of University of Houston-Victoria undergraduate programs in English and business have made a national list of most affordable online degrees.
July 26, 2017

Area high school students get ahead at UHV Math Camp

July 19, 2017

High school students direct robots at UHV summer camp

June 28, 2017

Website ranks UHV psychology programs in national top 10
BestMastersInPsychology.com applauded the career preparation aspect of the University of Houston-Victoria’s graduate psychology programs in its list of top online master’s degrees.
June 14, 2017

New book to show how South became Bible Belt
When Joseph Locke, a University of Houston-Victoria assistant professor of history, began researching Texas’ history during the Progressive Era, he was surprised to find that the “Bible Belt” moniker didn’t yet apply to the American South. It wasn’t even coined yet.
June 07, 2017

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