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Dr. Preeti Jain, Dr. Mary Curtis, Dr. Christopher Maynard, Dr. Neelofer Tajani, Dr. Carol Waters and Dr. Joan Pedro pictured at the Faculty Development Awards.

UHCL’s Center for Faculty Development hosts Faculty Development Week and Awards

University of Houston- Clear Lake’s (UHCL) Center for Faculty Development recently hosted its 2024 Faculty Development Week and Faculty Development Awards program. After a week of participating in online learning sessions, faculty met for an in-person mini-conference that concluded with an awards ceremony to celebrate milestone. Executive Director of The Center for Faculty Development Marci McMahon, said the goal of the Center is to provide a range of opportunities for faculty that enrich their teaching and research roles on campus.

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U.S. News & World Report Ranks UHCL Among Best Online Programs

The University of Houston-Clear Lake’s (UHCL) online master’s degree programs have achieved notable rankings in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2024 Best Online Programs UHCL’s online programs continue to make impressive strides, moving to No. 35 in “Best Online Master’s in Education Programs,” jumping 39 places from No. 74 last year. Additionally, UHCL climbed to No. 97 in “Best Online Master’s in Business Programs,” and to No. 32 for the “Best Online Master’s in Business Programs for Veterans.”

Collage of photos of UHCL over the years

UHCL celebrates 50th anniversary with interactive kick-off event

University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) proudly announces the commencement of its 50th anniversary celebrations with the theme, “Launched in 1974. Still Soaring.” This September marks half a century of educational excellence, community engagement, and innovative growth for the university. UH-Clear Lake invites faculty, staff, students, and the community to honor the past, celebrate the present, and embrace the future together by participating in the festivities planned throughout the year.


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