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UHV breaks ground on new STEM building
Community and University of Houston-Victoria leaders broke ground Friday with golden ceremonial shovels to signify the beginning of construction on the university’s new 58,464-square-foot Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics building.
November 15, 2018

UHV dean’s new book looks at social impact of debt
When Jeffrey Di Leo, dean of the University of Houston-Victoria School of Arts & Sciences, set out to put together a book about debt and its impact on society, he chose to pursue the topic through the perspectives of public intellectuals and cultural critics instead of the typical economists’ viewpoint.
November 14, 2018

Author finds ways to diverge from ethnic expectations
When Don Lee was in college, he originally planned to study mechanical engineering and oceanography so he could build and pilot submersibles, but an elective creative writing course changed everything.
November 06, 2018

UHV/American Book Review Reading Series showcases faculty

November 06, 2018

UHV awards first scholarships from $645,000 grant
The University of Houston-Victoria has started awarding full tuition scholarships paid through a $645,677 grant from the National Science Foundation. 
October 31, 2018

UHV/American Book Review Reading Series to showcase faculty
Author Carina Chocano originally was scheduled to speak Thursday but could not attend for health reasons. University administrators hope to have her come at a later date.
October 29, 2018

Author puts creative focus on everyday life
Amitava Kumar doesn’t have to look far to find inspiration for his writing. He finds fascination in the everyday stories of people living their lives.
October 03, 2018

UHV faculty member teaches elementary students about math, magic

September 26, 2018

Author, artist looks at life through influence of technology
Mark Amerika has watched technology make the transition from isolated uses into the almost countless uses that touch every part of people’s lives.
September 04, 2018

UHV promotes, grants tenure to faculty members
Nine University of Houston-Victoria faculty members are being promoted Sept. 1, with five receiving tenure and three becoming full professors.
August 21, 2018

UHV to offer Saturday art courses
The University of Houston-Victoria is offering art classes on Saturdays this fall, and members of the community are encouraged to sign up.
August 15, 2018

UHV creates endowed scholarship to honor late faculty member
The University of Houston-Victoria has begun raising funds to create the Dr. Li Chao Memorial Scholarship Endowment to honor the memory of a faculty member who made a lasting impact on the university and the lives of many of its students.
August 01, 2018

UHV announces visiting authors for fall reading series
“The fall reading series features an exciting variety of speakers who bring perspectives from many walks of life,” said Jeffrey Di Leo, dean of the UHV School of Arts & Sciences, and ABR editor and publisher. “Each of these award-winning authors have made lasting contributions to the literary world. The Victoria community is in for a real treat.”
July 24, 2018

UHV Spanish professor receives national research fellowship
A University of Houston-Victoria faculty member recently received a prestigious John W. Kluge Center fellowship at the U.S. Library of Congress, allowing him to have better access to original sources for his research about the Spanish language in the Caribbean.
July 11, 2018

Graduate forensic psychology program earns two national rankings
The University of Houston-Victoria’s graduate forensic psychology program recently was recognized on two lists from a national website for its affordability and academic excellence.
June 06, 2018

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