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The UHP Weekly News

The Weekly News

Monday, December 6, 2021

The Weekly News: Talking With Strangers, Communications Internship, and More!


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UHP Seeks Communications Intern

Monday, December 6, 2021

UHP is hiring a communications intern for the spring '22 semester, continuing into the 2022-23 academic year. Apply today!


UHP alumnus Eric-John Niss de Jesus

Remembering UHP Alumnus Eric-John Niss de Jesus

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

UHP mourns the loss of Eric-John Niss de Jesus (magna cum laude - Animal Science, 2018)


Marcos and Dom in the mountains

HEBA Medical, LLC: Research, Friendship, and a Joint Honors Thesis

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Biomedical Engineering students Marcos Zachary and Dominic Marticorena wrote a joint Honors Thesis in Biomedical Engineering. Along the way, they forged a partnership, created a digital health app, and launched a business.


UHP Student Gigi Otten

Honors News Update: Summer 2021

Friday, July 9, 2021

UHP students and alumni have been busier than ever, making a difference in our community and across the country. Read more!


Alonso E. Galvan-Ochoa

Congratulations to our 2020-21 Latin Honors Graduates!

Monday, May 17, 2021

View an Honors commencement address from Alonso E. Galvan-Ochoa, as well as letters from 3 UHP students.


Zoë Kondes

Zoë Kondes on Nursing, Activism, and Community

Thursday, December 17, 2020

We sit down to talk with Zoë Kondes, a UHP senior and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) student, who is a leader in Health Students for a Healthy Climate and an advocate for self-education and activism.


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Spring 2021 Updates: COVID-19, UHP Hours and Services

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Please read! Important updates about our office hours and advising services for the remainder of Fall 2020 and into the Spring 2021 semester.


Yuka Nakato On the South Pole

On the South Pole With Yuka Nakato

Monday, June 22, 2020

As a UHP senior, Yuka Nakato travelled to the South Pole where she worked on a cosmic microwave backround (CMB) telescope.


Ray Lauffer

UHP Student Profile: Ray Lauffer

Friday, May 22, 2020

Ray Lauffer, third-year UHP student in Computer Science, has travelled the world and contributed to VR technology here at he U.