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The Victoria Advocate
UHV provost leads academic officer groupA University of Houston-Victoria administrator has become president of a statew
UHV provost leads academic officer group
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
A University of Houston-Victoria administrator has become president of a statewide group of chief academic officers for public four-year colleges and universities. Jeffrey Cass, UHV provost and vice president for academic affairs, will lead the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV interim president's column shows support for statewide effortA nationally published column by Vic Morgan, interim president of the Universit
UHV interim president's column shows support for statewide effort
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
A nationally published column by Vic Morgan, interim president of the University of Houston-Victoria, focuses on how the university is meeting the growing need for higher education in today's economy. The topic is a major focus of statewide and... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Book Break Club to discuss Anthony Doerr bookThe University of Houston- Victoria Saturday Morning book Break club will discu
Book Break Club to discuss Anthony Doerr book
The Victoria Advocate / Posted yesterday
The University of Houston- Victoria Saturday Morning book Break club will discuss "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr at its next meeting. The meeting will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Sept. 12 in Room 108 of the UHV University Center, 3007 N.... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Student life director aims to increase school spiritMichael Wilkinson has a motto that explains why he's so focused on getting the
Student life director aims to increase school spirit
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Michael Wilkinson has a motto that explains why he's so focused on getting the University of Houston-Victoria involved in student activities, community projects and the creation of new traditions. "Student involvement leads to persistence, and... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV robotics research program received $191,000 grantFour University of Houston-Victoria students will be able to take part in advan
UHV robotics research program received $191,000 grant
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Four University of Houston-Victoria students will be able to take part in advanced robotics and virtual reality research after the university recently received a second grant from the U.S. Department of Defense. Alireza Tavakkoli, director of the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV business school promotes professor to associate deanLeadership roles are nothing new to Jifu Wang. The associate professor of mana
UHV business school promotes professor to associate dean
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Leadership roles are nothing new to Jifu Wang. The associate professor of management, who will become a full professor Sept. 1, has filled several positions in the University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration during his academic... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV freshmen move into dormsNikia Collins, a Chicago native and incoming University of Houston-Victoria fre
UHV freshmen move into dorms
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Nikia Collins, a Chicago native and incoming University of Houston-Victoria freshman, said the vibrant appearance of the campus and city are what drew her to the university. "It seems like there are a lot of things to do here," Nikia, 17, said. Her... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
School of Nursing finds a home at the main campus Although there are tuition differences between UH-Victoria and the main campu
School of Nursing finds a home at the main campus
The Daily Cougar / Posted 8 days ago
Although there are tuition differences between UH-Victoria and the main campus, Cougars are excited for the change to attend nursing school. | Sonia Zuniga/The Cougar The School of Nursing is... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Receptionist receives $2K scholarshipVictoria Professional Express Network, a chapter of the American Business Women
Receptionist receives $2K scholarship
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Victoria Professional Express Network, a chapter of the American Business Women's Association, recently awarded Brianna Dohmann a $2,000 scholarship. Brianna works full-time as a receptionist at Kliem & Associates while attending the University of... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
College Q&A: Students find jobs at job fairBy Jeremy Shapiro My business needs to fill several part-time openings. How ca
College Q&A: Students find jobs at job fair
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
By Jeremy Shapiro My business needs to fill several part-time openings. How can I talk with University of Houston-Victoria students about these positions? The most convenient way to talk to University of Houston-Victoria students about part-time... Read more
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Calgary Sun
David Price's parents knew earlyBonnie Price returned home from work to hear the big news. His son David had s
David Price's parents knew early
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Bonnie Price returned home from work to hear the big news. His son David had swung his little yellow bat to hit the ball over their ranch style house in Murfreesboro, Tenn. “He picked up the ball, tossed it in the air and used his little yellow... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
New UHV Faculty Senate president takes reinsAs the new president of the University of Houston-Victoria Faculty Senate, Beve
New UHV Faculty Senate president takes reins
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
As the new president of the University of Houston-Victoria Faculty Senate, Beverly Tomek intends to focus on boosting enrollment, creating new academic programs and helping faculty members transition to new offices in Katy. Tomek, an assistant... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV Staff Council chair works for open communicationAs the new chair, Magen Besancon takes the University of Houston-Victoria Staff
UHV Staff Council chair works for open communication
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
As the new chair, Magen Besancon takes the University of Houston-Victoria Staff Council's mission seriously. Besancon wants to make sure staff members know the council is an open venue for expressing ideas or addressing issues pertaining to their... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
VA pilot program provides internships for UHV studentsA trio of University of Houston-Victoria graduate students will take part in a
VA pilot program provides internships for UHV students
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
A trio of University of Houston-Victoria graduate students will take part in a pilot program for mental health counseling. They were recently awarded paid internships to receive hands-on mental health counseling training at the Michael E. DeBakey... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV uses grant for math camp, programming courseA grant from Alcoa Foundation will pave the way for two new learning opportunit
UHV uses grant for math camp, programming course
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
A grant from Alcoa Foundation will pave the way for two new learning opportunities for area high school students, in addition to continued funding for a popular robotics course, summer camp and Math & Robotics Awareness Day. Alcoa Foundation has... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Student mentoring group moving to former chamber officeAn August move to a building on the University of Houston-Victoria campus will
Student mentoring group moving to former chamber office
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
An August move to a building on the University of Houston-Victoria campus will make the Victoria Business and Education Coalition more visible and could lead to additional collaboration with university students and programs. VBEC is an educational... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Workshop looks at how to get business loansBusiness owners will learn about financing options during a workshop hosted by
Workshop looks at how to get business loans
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Business owners will learn about financing options during a workshop hosted by the University of Houston-Victoria Small Business Development Center. Commercial Real Estate Loans Made Simple will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Aug. 20 in Room 108 of the UHV... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Kinesiology added to VC course offeringsVictoria College has added some muscle to its fall course offerings, including
Kinesiology added to VC course offerings
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Victoria College has added some muscle to its fall course offerings, including a new kinesiology class for students who plan to pursue a bachelor's degree in physical education or fitness and wellness. Foundations of Kinesiology, a three-hour credit... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
In Good CompanyGreg Martin recently was named the June Employee of the Month at the University
In Good Company
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Greg Martin recently was named the June Employee of the Month at the University of Houston-Victoria. He is a custodian in the Facilities Department and has worked at UHV since 2011. He received a framed certificate and a $50 gift card. Krislyn... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Administrators welcome new teachers to VISDRachel Striedel, a first-year teacher and University of Houston-Victoria gradua
Administrators welcome new teachers to VISD
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Rachel Striedel, a first-year teacher and University of Houston-Victoria graduate, sat alongside her new co-workers at Victoria Independent School District's New Teacher Orientation to learn about her new district. "I hope to be able to build a... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
VC/UHV Library to host workshop on grant finding resourcesVictoria-area nonprofit groups will have the opportunity to learn about resourc
VC/UHV Library to host workshop on grant finding resources
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Victoria-area nonprofit groups will have the opportunity to learn about resources available through the Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library that could help them receive more grant funding. Members of area nonprofit groups are... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV awards grant to expand robotics researchA University of Houston-Victoria faculty member will be able to further his res
UHV awards grant to expand robotics research
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
A University of Houston-Victoria faculty member will be able to further his research into virtual reality robotics thanks to a $6,000 grant from the university. Alireza Tavakkoli, assistant professor of computer science and director of the digital... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Location of veteran entrepreneur course changedThe location of the Boots to Business: Reboot course hosted by the University o
Location of veteran entrepreneur course changed
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
The location of the Boots to Business: Reboot course hosted by the University of Houston-Victoria Small Business Development Center has changed. The free course will be presented in the UHV University Center Multi-Purpose Room, 3007 N. Ben Wilson... Read more

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