Posts Tagged ‘Awards & Honors’

Carl Lewis (FS’82)

Carl Lewis was inducted into the Houston Sports Hall of Fame on January 21, 2020. More…

Anastasia Lindo Anderson (M. Ed. ’88)

UH alumna Anastasia Lindo Anderson (M.Ed.’88) is being honored by Sylvester Turner with six other community volunteers at the 3rd Annual Mayor’s History Makers Awards. She is being recognized for her commitment to making a difference in the Houston community through volunteerism, mentorship, advocacy, and civic engagement. More…

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Steven Clark (’74, J.D. ’74)

Steven Clark has been selected as one of America’s Top 100 Bet-the-Company Litigators of 2019.

Marvin Pierre (M.Ed. ’16)

UH alumnus Marvin Pierre (M.Ed. ’16) is being honored by Sylvester Turner with six other community volunteers at the 3rd Annual Mayor’s History Makers Awards. He is being recognized for his commitment to making a difference in the Hou ston community through volunteerism, mentorship, advocacy, and civic engagement. More…

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Elaine Thomas Pangle (’06)

UH alum, Elaine Pangle was inducted into the Katy ISD Athletic Hall of Honor in September 2017 for Swimming. She has also received a promotion to Head Swim Coach for the Bellaire High School Cardinals in 2019.

Camilo Boada (’09)

Camilo Boada, a 2009 graduate of Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship program is the General Manager and co/owner at Arturo Boada Cuisine. The business has recognized by Opentable.com as one of the top 100 restaurants in America of 2019. They are the only Houston restaurant recognized on the list. More…

Ashley Wurzbacher (Ph. D. ’16)

Ashley Wurzbacher has written a book titled Happy Like This. She has been honored for the 2019 National Book Foundation’s ‘5 Under 35’ award.

Keffrelyn Brown (’93)

UH alumna, Keffrelyn Brown was featured in the UT News. More…. Keffrelyn was inducted into the Academy of Distinguished Teachers at The University of Texas at Austin, adding to accolades that already included the Regents Outstanding Teaching Award. She is a professor of cultural studies in education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction and holds appointments in the Department of African and African Diaspora Studies, the Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, and the Center for Women and Gender Studies.

Austin Ruiz (’81)

Dr. Austin Ruiz was appointed to serve on the state’s Brazos River Authority board by Gov. Greg Abbott. More…

Kadee Barnett (’12)

UH alumna, Kadee Barnett was recognized as Beulah Elementary’s Teacher of the Year. More…