Teachers and Technology Come together at Conference Hosted by UHV

The University of Houston-Victoria (UHV), in conjunction with the Area III Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA), will host the 2005 Educational Technology Mini Conference at UHV on Friday, November 11, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Conference participants will be able to choose from several breakout sessions on topics ranging from “Using Technology to Enhance Teaching” to “Spyware, Scams and Other Online Hazards.” The event will feature a keynote address on the future of educational technology and will culminate with an address from Dr. John Stansell, dean of the School of Education and Human Development at UHV.

Continuing professional education credits will be available to conference attendees, and door prizes, including two Try UHV Scholarships, will be given away.

This is the second year UHV has hosted this TCEA event. For more information or to register, visit or contact Dr. Dennis Riedesel at (361) 570-4268.

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.