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Friday11/17
8:00 am5:00 pm
International Attire Day

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are encouraged to wear international attire to celebrate our rich cultural diversity as part of international education week.

8:00 am12:00 pm
Destination Hike Florida Trail

Spend your Thanksgiving Break in Florida where we will be backpacking, camping, hiking and spending the day at the beach. Participants must have prior experience of an OA weekend trip & must be able to carry 40 pounds on your back and hike 7 miles per day. The trip runs November 17 – 26. The registration deadline is Nov. 10.

8:00 am5:00 pm
Photo Contest: International Education Week

We are excited to open this year's International Education Week Photo Contest! Share a photo from any of your travels abroad on Instagram using #CoogsAbroad2017 now through November 12. There will be prizes for the winners.

10:00 am12:00 pm
'Luchadora!'

Imagine the Chinese legend Mulan set in the world of lucha libre, Mexican wrestling. This is "Luchadora!"

5:00 pm7:00 pm
Thanksgiving Dinner: International Education Week

The Thanksgiving dinner hosted by International Students Organization is an event aimed solely towards international students. The purpose of the event is to give international students insight to what a true Thanksgiving atmosphere is like. Up to 100 students can RSVP to enjoy a free meal.

7:30 pm9:00 pm
UH Choruses: On Light and Love

Concert Women’s Chorus, ManCorps, Coro and the UH voice faculty present an evening of enlightenment and faith.

7:30 pm9:00 pm
Winners

Every year, we handpick the best new play by one of our students and produce the show for your enjoyment. We invite you to support our theatre stars of tomorrow!

8:00 pm10:00 pm
'Luchadora!'

Imagine the Chinese legend Mulan set in the world of lucha libre, Mexican wrestling. This is "Luchadora!"

9:00 am9:00 pm
CounterCurrent18

A free festival of performance, installation and ideas produced by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts.

8:00 pm9:30 pm
Cyber Transform Symposium

Our charge for this conference is to think about the technology-mediated interactions we face that are altering business, politics, the arts, and other areas of human endeavor. This means consideration of everything from how the information technologies enable community resilience to a collapse in privacy; how they reorganize education and contribute to disinformation; how they empower and alienate.

7:30 am2:30 pm
Cyber Transform Symposium

Our charge for this conference is to think about the technology-mediated interactions we face that are altering business, politics, the arts, and other areas of human endeavor. This means consideration of everything from how the information technologies enable community resilience to a collapse in privacy; how they reorganize education and contribute to disinformation; how they empower and alienate.

8:00 pm10:00 pm
Guest Artist: Jason Roberts

The Moores School of Music presents a silent film with live organ accompaniment by Jason Roberts of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church.

7:30 pm9:30 pm
Percussion Ensemble I

"Fridays at Moores" continues with a performance by Percussion Ensemble I.

8:00 am6:00 pm
Farmer's Market Bike Ride

Enjoy a day of biking through downtown Houston, shopping at a farmers markets and visiting Discovery Green.