Wednesday, October 29

Center for Diversity and Inclusion Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

1:00 – 3:00pm
Center for Diversity and Inclusion, UC B12

A brief program will begin at 1:30 p.m. There will be an opening student art display and light refreshments will be served.


Friday, October 31

Dia De Los Muertos

4:00 – 7:00pm
Lynn Eusan Park

Come join the Council of Ethnic Organizations as we celebrate and remember loved ones at the Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) event. There will be free food, music and live performances! Don’t miss out.

“Spirit of Houston” Marching Band Benefit Concert

7:30pm
Moores Opera House

Support the “Spirit of Houston” Cougar Marching Band at a fun-filled, exciting evening of music and dance.


Wednesday, November 5

Erik Worscheh Lecture Series: Allan Lum

1:00 – 2:00pm
Conrad N. Hilton College

As part of the Erik Worscheh Lecture Series, Allan Lum, general manager of Waialae Country Club in Honolulu, will speak to students and answer questions. Come discover more about what it takes to be a leader in the club management industry! Open to all students.


Thursday, November 6

College of Pharmacy 22nd Annual International Day

11:45am – 1:00pm
Arbor Area between Research Building 2 and UC Satellite

UHCOP's Class of 2018 will host the 22nd Annual International Day, which celebrates the rich cultural heritage represented within the college through live performances, fashion, food and fun, from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in the arbor area between Science & Research Bldg. 2 and the University Center Satellite. For more information, visit http://www.uh.edu/pharmacy/news-and-events/events/i-day/

Council of Ethnic Organization Presents: International Marketplace

12:00 – 4:00pm
Butler Plaza

Come out and enjoy the cultural diversity of University of Houston at Council of Ethnic Organization’s annual International Marketplace. CEO and campus organizations will be selling various International Dishes. You don’t want to miss out!


Saturday, November 8

University of Houston’s Community Garden @ The Corner of Cullen and Wheeler

1:00 – 4:00pm
The Corner of Cullen and Wheeler

Students come together to aid in the upkeep of the University's Community Garden.


Sunday, November 9

Walk MS: Houston

8:00am – 2:00pm
UH Campus Recreation & Wellness Center

Houstonians, come support the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to help them raise an estimated $163,000 in funds for cutting-edge research, services and programs benefiting thousands of Texans impacted by multiple sclerosis (MS). Participants will gather on Sunday, Nov. 9, at the University Of Houston Recreation & Wellness Center to walk a one mile or 5K route, and enjoy refreshments and entertainment before and after the event.


Tuesday, November 11

Veterans Appreciation Day

Noon – 2:00pm
Center for Diversity and Inclusion – University Center South B12

Drop by to make cards and write letters thanking our service women and men.


Wednesday, November 12

Catalyst Luncheon: Guest Speaker - Kevin Barber

Noon – 1:00pm
UC Ballroom

The Catalyst Leadership Luncheon Series, in honor of Veterans’ Day, is proud to bring you one of Houston’s leading veterans. Mr. Barber is excited about the potential energy in UH students and welcomes the opportunity to meet you at the luncheon.

Dean’s Leadership Series: Marcus Davis

1:00 – 2:00pm
Conrad N. Hilton College

As part of Dean John Bowen's Leadership Series, Marcus Davis, radio host, entrepreneur and owner of The Breakfast Klub and Reggae Hut Cafe, will speak to students and answer questions. Come discover more about what it takes to be a leader in the restaurant industry! Open to all students.


Thursday, November 13

International Explosion

7:00 – 8:30pm
Cullen Performance Hall

CEO’s International Explosion is annual event that showcases culturally-driven organizations on campus through dance performances, skits, spoken word and a host of other cultural talents. This is an event you do not want to miss!


Sunday, November 16

KIPP Houston Public Schools No Shortcuts 5K / Kids 1K

8:00 – 11:00am
University Drive and Lynn Eusan Park

Everyone is invited to take part in this fun run event held on the University of Houston campus! The run starts and finishes at University Drive and the post race party will be held at Lynn Eusan Park. All Benefits go to the KIPPsters of KIPP Houston Public Schools.

5K registration $25, Kids' K - $10


November, 17 - 21

UH Hunger Awareness Week

MVP is bringing its very first Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week to University of Houston. Houston is one of the top cities that have a high priority for homelessness therefore MVP has decided to dedicate a weeklong service events in hope to raise awareness among our community and help those in need.


Wednesday, November 19

Houston Food Bank – Metropolitan Volunteer Program

5:00 – 8:00pm
535 Portwall St, Houston, TX

Assist M.V.P. in feeding the Houston Community. In conjunction with the “Houston Food Bank”, students aid in preparing and packaging food that will be disbursed to the patients who are served by the “Food Bank”.

Real Talk: Life of a UH International Student

1:00 – 2:00pm
Center for Diversity and Inclusion – University Center South B 12

Come out and participate in a cultural conversation about international student’s experience at UH. Bring your questions and learn about our growing international student population.

Dean's Leadership Series: Maria McGinity

1:00 – 2:00pm
Conrad N. Hilton College

As part of the Dean’s Leadership Series, Maria McGinity, club manager of River Oaks Country Club will speak to students and answer questions. Come discover more about what it takes to be a leader in the club management industry! Open to all students.


Thursday, November 20

Policy Insiders: Housing and Homelessness: The Current State of State and Local Policy & Future Opportunities for Improvement

UH Graduate School of Social Work, Room 231

The GCSW Policy Insider Series is offering an educational forum and platform to discuss and help prepare students, faculty, staff, and the broader community to understand and navigate the many policies issues facing vulnerable populations in Texas and the U.S., as well as to engage in legislative and electoral advocacy around these issues.

Divas of Diversity

7:00 – 8:30pm
UC Theater

The Council of Ethnic Organizations will be hosting Bebe Zahara Benet, America’s Next Drag Superstar and winner. She will grace the stage by sharing her self-lived experiences on and off the RuPaul’s Drag Race show. Please don’t miss out!


Saturday, November 22

Men’s Basketball vs Morgan State

Come watch the Men’s basketball Team as they take on the Morgan State Bears. Join us as we will recognize the winners of the Citizenship Month Photo Contest! Go Coogs