Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Community Students

The UH Weeks of Welcome was established to promote and inform the UH community about the multitude of events that take place during the first two weeks of the fall semester. This tradition will continue to provide information, connect new and returning UH students to student organizations, departments, and resources, through the promotion of events and programs on a centralized web-calendar at The “UH Weeks of Welcome” online calendar features on-campus events that took place on Thursday, August 22nd through Friday, September 6th.

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Each fall, the University of Houston welcomes students to campus with a celebratory roar. The Cat ’s Back event, is an afternoon of activities designed to entertain, inform and inspire. It includes a massive student organizations fair, the first pep rally of the school year, opportunities to meet President Renu Khator, fun activities, and more! This year, The Cat's Back event is on Wednesday, August 28th from 4:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m. at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center The Cat’s Back event serves as the official kick–off for the “UH Weeks of Welcome”. This event is now in its eleventh year, and faculty and staff members are encouraged to help make this a day to remember for both new and returning students. After over a decade of excitement, the anticipation for this event has continued to grow, it offers students the perfect opportunity to make friends, have fun and learn what Cougar pride is all about.