NMSDC International MBE Day Forum (Florida – 2014)

HMSDC Market Place Forum (Texas – 2014)

18th Annual Noche Cultural Scholarship Banquet

University of Houston System Board of Regents Share Their Thoughts

portrait-mendoza_pmMembers of the University of Houston System Board of Regents were invited to share their thoughts in answering the following questions:

  1. What is the strongest (or best) memory of your own college experience?
  2. What is the University of Houston’s greatest strength?
  3. What are the greatest challenges facing higher education today?

Paula Mendoza
From my perspective, the greatest challenges facing higher education today are the reduction in funding for public institutions, the imbalance in college readiness, particularly among Latino and African American youth, and the proficiencies required for a growing STEM workforce. Student success requires preparation in elementary, middle and high school… Continue reading from the source.

University of Houston System Regent, Paula Mendoza, visits UH-Clear Lake

PM_RegentUniversity of Houston-Clear Lake President William A. Staples introduced University of Houston System Regent Paula Mendoza to UH-Clear Lake Orientation and New Student Programs Director Angie Montelongo and Coordinator Sara Khalifa during Mendoza’s visit to the university. In her role as a regent, Mendoza serves as the chair of the UH System Board of Regents Academic and Student Success Committee and discussed new and transfer student orientations hosted by Montelongo’s office. More from the source.