From: Accelerated Transfer Academy
Date: October 21, 2022
Subject: ATA Weekly Newsletter - October 21, 2022

Wow, what a great week we had! With the TEx Conference, National Transfer Student Week, two CLC's, and other campus-wide activities, there was a lot going on. We appreciate your participation and we hope that these events made a positive impact on your UHD experience!

Videos for our TEx Conference are still being edited. Once they are posted, you can begin to view them. Please make sure you submit the feedback survey as well. The conference webpage will be updated soon with all videos and survey link.

October Program Meeting

Friday, October 28th
2:30 pm 
to 3:30 pm
Virtual via Zoom

Get the latest ATA updates and info from our peer mentors.

Spring 2023 Registration

Registration for the spring 2023 semester will open on November 1st for all eligible students. Make sure you speak to your academic advisor if you are not sure what classes you need. You don't want to waste time and money on classes you don't need! 

Spring 2022 Cohort: Deadline for Success Coaching

For our spring 2022 cohort, the deadline for you to meet with a success coach is Friday, November 4th.
Coaching sessions are available Monday - Friday and you may schedule your appointment using the information below:

Ashley Rosebrough
Available from 10am - 2pm
Directly thru Navigate:

Dr. Jemma Sylvester-Caesar

If you contact them by email, please allow 24-48 hours for a response. You may also reach out to your assigned Peer Mentor for coaching or if you have any questions.

UHD Walk 2 Vote
& Early Voting

Join us for our annual Walk 2 Vote event on October 26!
UHD is proud to announce that we are an official polling site along with the University of Houston Main Campus and Texas Southern University as part of 
Mayor Sylvester Turner's Early Vote Challenge

From October 24 to November 4, the election clerk at each campus will tally the number of votes and report back to the Mayor's Office. When the challenge ends, the campus with the most votes wins the challenge and will earn bragging rights as leading the charge in this election cycle!

CLC Connection Events

Thursday, October 27
Start End   Event         Location
4:30pm 6:00pm CLC Connection: Research (Education and Training) S418 & Virtual
Wednesday, November 30
4:30pm 6:00pm CLC Connection: Geology (STEM) S418 & Virtual

ICYMI: Internships CLC Info

Here is some valuable information that was passed along following our Internships CLC this week with the Main Career Center. 

Finding an Internship
Common Behavioral Interview Questions


(Previously South 400 Block Spooktacular)
It's a BLOCK PARTY y'all! Come dressed in your favorite costume for a prize.
It doesn't matter if you already wore your costume for Halloween, wear it again!

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

LGBTQIA+ Month Events

Monday, October 24th
12:30pm - 2:00pm

LGBT History Month Film Discussion: "For They Know Not What They Do"
Event Info

Other events will be posted on the UHD event calendar

SVO Presents: Silent No More

The Student Veterans Organization and the Department of Social Work would like to invite you to "Silent No More: Domestic Violence Awareness Program". It will be on October 28th from 11am-1pm in the Commerce Building. Concluding this program, there will be a balloon release. There will be an informational speaker, live performances, and resources available.

Attendees are encouraged to wear PURPLE.

In attendance:
AVDA (Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse)
Attorney from The Santos Law Firm
UHD Counseling Services
Coffee sponsored by Houston Paralegal

UHD Health Fair

Wednesday, November 16
9:00 am 
to 1:00 pm

More info coming soon...

Homebuyer Seminar
Saturday, October 22

We appreciate Ms. Erika Jones for sharing your career journey in real estate for Thursday's CLC event. Here is an event that she shared during her session. This will be a great resource for those who are looking to purchase a home.

Accelerated Transfer Academy
One Main Street

Room S417
Houston, TX 77002


© Copyright 2020 University of Houston-Downtown. All rights reserved.
This email was sent to Email. To ensure that you continue receiving our emails, please add us to your address book or safe list.

  • Finding_an_ Internship.pdf
  • common-behavioral-interview-questions.pdf