Today's Events & Classes

Procedures and Regulations for ZOOM Online Proctoring:

  • Each applicant should plan to sit for 4 hours, 3 1/2 hours for the exam plus two 15-minute breaks (if needed); However, we will plan the Zoom time frame for a total of 4 Hrs, 8:30am - 12:30pm, to allow time to set up the testing environment, to discuss testing expectations, answer any questions, etc.
  • Applicants should be prepared to participate in a Zoom meeting at least 48-Hours prior to the test date to meet the proctor and discuss exam preparations and the required testing environment.
  • The testing environment should consist of the following:
  • Be in a private, well-lit room.
  • Have internet/Wi-Fi access in order to receive an email containing writing prompts from test proctor and send the completed paper to test proctor.
  • Workspace should be cleared of all clutter. The only items allowed at the workspace are computer/laptop, pens/pencils, blank scratch paper, water, snacks.
  • Save and close all third-party applications on a computer/laptop.
  • Have a mobile phone with a front-facing camera.
  • Applicants must show a valid I.D. (government-issued, passport, etc.) when checking in for the assessment.
  • Applicants will be given two writing prompts. The applicant will select one and respond by writing a 5-7 page paper.
  • Before the proctored session ends, the applicant will save their work and email the paper to CEP@uhcl.edu.
  • Each applicants’ essay will be scored by two (2) College of Education faculty members.
  • Applicants will be notified of the score within one (1) week.

Fees

  • Writing Assessment (includes scoring): In-State $150.00
  • Reschedule Fee: In-State $25.00

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Upcoming Events & Classes

Join Mike, a sociologist, and Dawit, an anthropologist, as we learn of their groundbreaking travels in Kenya in 2019, again in 2021, and hopefully again soon!. We will learn about their projects, the socio-cultural diversity of Kenya, as well as history and economic development. Who knows? You may be inspired to travel with Mike and Dawit sometime soon! ** (Your first class includes a $26 membership fee and a $5 parking permit, and $18 class fee ($49 total.) Each additional class will be $18 ($49 is still the list price but the $26 discount and $5 parking will be applied at checkout of subsequent classes in the series.)

Friday February 3 at 9:30am

Mike McMullen & Dawit Woldu

During this presentation, we want to provide you with knowledge to help you and your family as you think about planning a peaceful ending to your life's play. We can help you with the legacy you want to leave for your family, friends and community. You deserve to end your play in a way that gives everyone peace and comfort, no matter at what age that end may occur. ** (Your first class includes a $26 membership fee and $5 parking permit , and $18 class fee ($49 total.) Each additional class will be $18 ($49 is still the list price but with the $26 + $5 permit discount applied at checkout of all subsequent classes.)

Friday February 3 at 11 am

Rita Garcia, Ellen King, and Glenn Sanford

Welcome to the outdoors! We offer the opportunity for girls to learn new skills associated with outdoor activities in a safe environment. Participants must be currently attending grades 6 through 12 or homeschool equivalent. All activities are outside.

UPDATE: This event is full. We are working on contacting waitlisted participants.

To register, create an account and add your child/children as an additional registrant(s) in "My Account" before registering for the camp. Please note that your child is not registered until you complete the free checkout process. Registrations left "In Cart" will be removed. Participants will need a Release Form before the start of the camp (may be submitted at check in).

Classes - Girls will choose four classes to attend from the following:
Archery
Art in Nature
Birding
Camping Skills
Fishing & Dip-netting
Geocaching
iNaturalist
Mammals 101
Plant & Mushroom Walk
Scavenger Hunt

For more information, please visit : www.eih.uhcl.edu/education/becoming-an-outdoors-girl

Low income and minority students are strongly encouraged to apply.

Becoming an Outdoors Girl is funded by TPWD CO-OP Grant.

Any individual requiring an accommodation in order to participate in this event will need to contact EIH at least two weeks prior to the event.

February 4, 2023

TBD

Procedures and Regulations for ZOOM Online Proctoring:

  • Each applicant should plan to sit for 4 hours, 3 1/2 hours for the exam plus two 15-minute breaks (if needed); However, we will plan the Zoom time frame for a total of 4 Hrs, 8:30am - 12:30pm, to allow time to set up the testing environment, to discuss testing expectations, answer any questions, etc.
  • Applicants should be prepared to participate in a Zoom meeting at least 48-Hours prior to the test date to meet the proctor and discuss exam preparations and the required testing environment.
  • The testing environment should consist of the following:
  • Be in a private, well-lit room.
  • Have internet/Wi-Fi access in order to receive an email containing writing prompts from test proctor and send the completed paper to test proctor.
  • Workspace should be cleared of all clutter. The only items allowed at the workspace are computer/laptop, pens/pencils, blank scratch paper, water, snacks.
  • Save and close all third-party applications on a computer/laptop.
  • Have a mobile phone with a front-facing camera.
  • Applicants must show a valid I.D. (government-issued, passport, etc.) when checking in for the assessment.
  • Applicants will be given two writing prompts. The applicant will select one and respond by writing a 5-7 page paper.
  • Before the proctored session ends, the applicant will save their work and email the paper to CEP@uhcl.edu.
  • Each applicants’ essay will be scored by two (2) College of Education faculty members.
  • Applicants will be notified of the score within one (1) week.

Fees

  • Writing Assessment (includes scoring): In-State $150.00
  • Reschedule Fee: In-State $25.00

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Procedures and Regulations for ZOOM Online Proctoring:

  • Each applicant should plan to sit for 4 hours, 3 1/2 hours for the exam plus two 15-minute breaks (if needed); However, we will plan the Zoom time frame for a total of 4 Hrs, 8:30am - 12:30pm, to allow time to set up the testing environment, to discuss testing expectations, answer any questions, etc.
  • Applicants should be prepared to participate in a Zoom meeting at least 48-Hours prior to the test date to meet the proctor and discuss exam preparations and the required testing environment.
  • The testing environment should consist of the following:
  • Be in a private, well-lit room.
  • Have internet/Wi-Fi access in order to receive an email containing writing prompts from test proctor and send the completed paper to test proctor.
  • Workspace should be cleared of all clutter. The only items allowed at the workspace are computer/laptop, pens/pencils, blank scratch paper, water, snacks.
  • Save and close all third-party applications on a computer/laptop.
  • Have a mobile phone with a front-facing camera.
  • Applicants must show a valid I.D. (government-issued, passport, etc.) when checking in for the assessment.
  • Applicants will be given two writing prompts. The applicant will select one and respond by writing a 5-7 page paper.
  • Before the proctored session ends, the applicant will save their work and email the paper to CEP@uhcl.edu.
  • Each applicants’ essay will be scored by two (2) College of Education faculty members.
  • Applicants will be notified of the score within one (1) week.

Fees

  • Writing Assessment (includes scoring): In-State $150.00
  • Reschedule Fee: In-State $25.00

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

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