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School district honors UHV with award

Fred Litton, back row left, dean of the University of Houston-Victoria School of Education & Human Development, and other university faculty, staff and students are recognized Nov. 21 by Robert Jaklich, front row left, superintendent of Victoria Independent School District, school board members and Stroman Middle School staff. UHV was honored at the board meeting with the You Make a Difference Award for November because of its partnership with Stroman Middle School. Faculty and students from the UHV School of Education & Human Development tutor Stroman students and work with teachers at the school on methods to bolster academic performance.

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.