The new 2018 cohort of the University Honors Program is the largest to date and includes thirteen Distinguished
The University Honors Program at the University of Houston-Downtown aims to promote intellectual curiosity, support scholastic achievement, and provide an enriched university experience for high-achieving students.
The Honors Experience is more than an academic program; it combines an intellectually stimulating curriculum with meaningful cultural, social and service opportunities. Honors students belong to a vibrant community of scholars who support one another in their passion for learning, exploring and creating.
Honors education occurs both inside and outside of the classroom. Honors students benefit from a student-centered approach, personalized advising, and innovative teaching and mentoring.
The Portia Gordon Award for Best Student Panel:
Carlos Guajardo, Evelyn Garcia Lopez, and Jesse Uppal with Dr. Keith Volanto