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Valenti Launches Hispanic Journalism and Media Minor

October 20, 2020

Effective fall 2020, the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication houses a new minor: Hispanic Journalism and Media. This minor will cater to students who anticipate careers in communication positions where their working language is Spanish or where they report on Hispanic communities in the U.S. or abroad.  Read more

Liu, Huang and Madrid-Morales awarded grants to enhance research on COVID-19

September 18, 2020

This year, three professors at the Valenti School of Communication landed grants to research COVID-19 to help different communities and countries limit the spread of misinformation and improve disaster communication. Read more

Valenti Faculty Awarded $75,000 in UH Grants to Address Racism

September 18, 2020

Two projects led by Valenti faculty were among a small handful selected for UH Grants to Enhance Research on Racism, a competitive new pool of grants designed to support University of Houston scholars exploring issues around racism.  Read more



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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.