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President’s Lecture Series to Focus on Climate Issues, Environmental Justice and Sustainability Nov. 15

The President’s Lecture Series on Justice, Equity & Inclusion for November will feature “Critical Conversation on the Houston Climate Issue, Environmental Justice and Sustainability” from Noon - 1 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 15.

UHD President Loren J. Blanchard’s special guests include the following experts:

  • Yvette Arellano, Founder & Director, Fenceline Watch
  • Ayanna Jolivet McCloud, Executive Director, Bayou City Waterkeeper
  • Stephany Mgbadigha, Legal and Advocacy Director, Air Alliance Houston
  • Bridget Murray, Founder and Executive Director, Achieving Community Tasks Successfully

To attend the event virtually, register online or in-person, RSVP to specialevents@uhd.edu.


About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)—the second largest university in Houston—has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 60,000 alumni and offers 44 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service, Sciences & Technology; and University College).

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.