Friday, June 20, 2014

The STEP Forward Camp is a one-week residential engineering introduction program for rising 12th graders. The program is limited to fifty students. Participants stay on the University of Houston campus in a dormitory. UH engineering students serve as camp mentors and counselors. The STEP Forward Camp curriculum includes: An introduction to the various disciplines of engineering ("What do engineers do?") Project-based learning (hands-on team project competitions involving engineering design) Site visits to Houston-area engineering companies Field trips Panel discussions by working engineers and current engineering students Fun at the campus sports and recreation center

A new exhibit at the University of Houston Libraries features works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and drama from UH Libraries Special Collections that were written by, and are focused on, people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or intersex.

Academic Arts Community Culture Entertainment

The University of Houston Libraries now offers a series of technology training courses open to all UH students, faculty and staff. Courses cover Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, and content are tailored for basic, intermediate and advanced skill levels. More courses will be added to the rotation, including training on software such as Outlook, iMovie, Live Movie Maker, InDesign and other commonly-used programs. Sessions run for 30 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the topic and skill level, and most sessions will take place in the Learning Commons training areas. Session Timings: (See the link below) Morning Sessions: (10AM to 12PM) Afternoon Sessions: (2PM to 4PM) Evening Sessions: (6PM to 8PM) The full training calendar is posted online and is updated on a monthly basis. Seating is limited to about 15 people per session and currently first come, first serve basis. See upcoming Training Sessions & Location details from here:

Training Workshops

NSM Showcase: The Solution for Stain-Free Carpet, Clothes and Furniture Learn about a product developed at UH by Dr. Seamus Curran, Department of Physics. Join us to see demos of the stain-free coating in the University of Houston's First Stain-Resistant Lecture Room It's nanotechnology that can make a difference in your home or apartment. Box Lunches Provided to First 80 Guests to RSVP. Please RSVP to or call 713-743-2611 by June 16, 2014.

Energy Green Environment

Will walk the UH campus to see the growth in 2014!

Alumni Featured Visitors

Reception to start the All Class Reunion