UHV student service organization donates money to United Way

Members of the University of Houston-Victoria chapter of Gamma Beta Phi present an $800 donation check to Clifford Grimes, bottom left, executive director of the Victoria County United Way. Gamma Beta Phi is an honor and service organization. Members recently conducted a service project to raise money for the United Way. Also pictured on the bottom row are Ricardo Teixeira, left, Gamma Beta Phi faculty advisor; Alexandra Corbin, treasurer; and Erin Gabrysch, vice president. Pictured on the second row are Laura King, left, president; Caitlyn Jennings, secretary; and Gabriella Canales. On the top row are Amory Gritta, left, and Aaron Cardinale.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region since 1973 in Victoria, Texas, offers courses leading to more than 80 academic programs in the schools of Arts & Sciences; Business Administration; and Education, Health Professions & Human Development. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus, as well as an instructional site in Katy, Texas, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. UHV supports the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Opportunities for All initiative to increase awareness about state colleges and universities and the important role they have in providing a high-quality and accessible education to an increasingly diverse student population, as well as contributing to regional and state economic development.

Jeremy Shapiro