officials tour UH to survey damages
U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige and
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Houston) toured UH on Saturday to get
a first-hand look at the damages to the campus caused by flooding in Tropical
Storm Allison, and the University's efforts to recover.
ranks UH highly for student financial aid
The University of Houston has been ranked
No. 2 for responding to individual student financial aid needs in the in
the newly released Kaplan-Newsweek College Catalog 2002. Rob Sheridan,
UH director of scholarships and financial aid, gave much of the credit
to the Toward EXcellence, Access and Success Grant Program.