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FEATURED NEWS

After Unanimous Vote, Dr. Jennifer Vardeman Named Valenti’s Director

June 2, 2021

Effective Sept. 1, Dr. Jennifer Vardeman will serve as director of the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication at the University of Houston. Read more

Valenti Members Demonstrate Perseverance Through Rodeo Internships

April 23, 2021

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) is a Houston-based nonprofit organization that hosts events and an annual carnival that promotes agriculture and western heritage by hosting an annual, family-friendly experience.  Read more. 

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FEATURED EVENTS

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Master Your Master's: Setting Expectations for Graduate School

To help incoming graduate students navigate our master’s program, the Valenti School of Communication is hosting Master Your Master's, a virtual social to answer your most pressing questions.

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Cougar Saltwater Open
The Cougar Saltwater Open is an annual, inshore fishing tournament hosted by the Valenti Alumni Association. This event funds scholarships for UH communication students.

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Valenti Fest
Don't miss our in-person, welcome back event!

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IN THE NEWS

Arian Foster, former pro athletes discuss NFL kneeling controversy

On November 16, 2017, the Valenti School of Communication hosted a panel of game changers to discuss the #TakeAKnee movement and the history of activism and sports. Former Olympian John Carlos and NFL Player Arian Foster were among the panelists. Read this recap article by KHOU 11.