From: Accelerated Transfer Academy
Date: January 27, 2023
Subject: ATA Weekly Newsletter - January 27, 2023

Spring 2023 Kickoff and Monthly Program Meeting

We would like to thank those of you who were able to attend today's kickoff & program meeting. For those of you who were unable to attend, no worries! The event has been recorded and will be available soon. In the meantime, we have the presentation available for you to view (view PDF version). Again we would like to welcome you all to the ATA program and we look forward to assisting you on your academic journey!


GSC Workshops

Take advantage of the valuable workshops that the Gator Success Center offers to help you develop strong habits for success! All events are offered both in person in room S425 or via virtually in Zoom.
Monday, February 6
Start End   Event         Location
1:00pm 2:00pm GSC Workshop - What's Next: Entering the Second Semester Private Location (sign in to display)
Wednesday, February 15
3:00pm 4:00pm GSC Workshop - Goal Setting Time Management & Beyond Private Location (sign in to display)
Tuesday, February 21
4:00pm 5:00pm GSC Workshop - Why Wait? Get Involved! Private Location (sign in to display)

2023 Black History Month - UHD Event Schedule

February is dedicated as Black History Month, honoring the triumphs and struggles of African Americans throughout U.S. history, including the civil rights movement and their artistic, cultural and political achievements. The University of Houston-Downtown appreciates the cultural, political, and social impact of our diverse campus community.ÔÇï All students are invited to participate in activities as UHD celebrates Black History Month.ÔÇï

Full list of UHD BHM Events:

You can RSVP for the following events via CampusGroups:

Wednesday, February 1
Start End   Event         Location
11:30am 12:45pm Black Lives Matter Luncheon Private Location (sign in to display)
Thursday, February 9
11:00am 12:30pm Black Excellence Panel Wilhemina Cullen Robertson Auditorium (3rd floor before cafeteria)
Wednesday, February 15
2:30pm 3:45pm Black Women's Empowerment Brunch Private Location (sign in to display)
Tuesday, February 28
11:30am 1:00pm Crown and Glory GSB 307 (Milam and Travis Rooms)
3:00pm 5:00pm Black History Month Block Party + Candlelight Private Location (sign in to display)

ATA 2022-23 Planner

We do our best at providing tools and resources for transfer students to be successful. We have created a custom planner for YOU to help you to stay organized and on track with dates & deadlines. Inside, you will find useful tips & motivational quotes along with additional writing space for reflections. Pick yours up in the ATA office (N320).

UHD Food Market

The UHD Food Market gives currently enrolled UHD students access to shop for fresh produce, meats, and other groceries on campus, all FREE for you as a UHD student, enabling you to save money for other necessities and maintain your focus on school. All students who have never applied for the program should have received an email thru Gatormail with more information and a link to apply. The Food Market has recently been restocked with some awesome items for you to shop from. Please take advantage of this valuable resource!

More information can be found on their website:

Accelerated Transfer Academy
One Main Street

Room S417
Houston, TX 77002


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  • Spring 2023 Kickoff and Monthly Program Meeting.pdf