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jaX, UHV education faculty host open house in Katy

Students from Houston Community College Northwest in Katy take part in a University of Houston-Victoria School of Education & Human Development open house on Tuesday with jaX the Jaguar and university faculty. Those pictured, clockwise from left, are Jacquelyn Suehs; Noah Diaz; Yolanda Nwankwo; Amy Barnhill, an assistant professor of education; jaX; Erika Laird; Carol Klages, an associate professor of education; and Lauren Garcia. Students who participated in the “Game On! Teaching in the 21st Century” open house played a variety of commercial, teacher-made and digital games that can be used in the classroom to reinforce educational concepts. UHV offers a number of classes at the HCC Katy campus. Summer and fall class registration opens April 15.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to more than 65 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Development, and Nursing. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus as well as teaching sites in Fort Bend and Harris counties, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.