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UHV presents alumni awards at Homecoming banquet

UHV alumni award winners Gary Moses, left, and Adrian Cannady, right, stand with UHV President Vic Morgan after Friday’s UHV Homecoming Alumni Banquet. Moses, a 1974 graduate, received the 2017 UHV Distinguished Alumnus Award. Cannady, who earned degrees from UHV in 2001 and 2008, was the recipient of the Young Alumnus of the Year award. About 200 alumni and their guests attended the event, which included updates from Morgan about the university’s growth, a reveal of UHV’s official class ring and a photo booth. A comedy show that was open to alumni took place after the banquet.

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.