President's Gallery Gallery images for the President's site. Jona en-US 3Date (ascending)200President Khator celebrates Go Texan DaypresKhator1.jpgFebruary 2012February 2012Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/presKhator1.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/presKhator1.jpg02/05/2012 15:35:31 PMFri, 24 Feb 2012 15:35:31 -0600President Khator celebrates Go Texan DaypresKhator2.jpgFebruary 2012February 2012Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/presKhator2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/presKhator2.jpg02/05/2012 15:43:06 PMFri, 24 Feb 2012 15:43:06 -0600Investiture Ceremony081107_2 INvesiture Ceramony_689.jpgNovember 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall.November 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/081107_2 INvesiture Ceramony_689.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/081107_2 INvesiture Ceramony_689.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:27 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:27 -0600Community Leaders Breakfast09122_9163_Community_Leaders_Breakfast_060.jpgJan. 30, 2009, President Khator hosts campus breakfast with leaders of the Houston civic and non-profit community.Jan. 30, 2009, President Khator hosts campus breakfast with leaders of the Houston civic and non-profit community.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/09122_9163_Community_Leaders_Breakfast_060.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/09122_9163_Community_Leaders_Breakfast_060.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:27 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:27 -0600Community Leaders Breakfast09122_9163_Community_Leaders_Breakfast_080.jpgJan. 30, 2009, President Khator hosts campus breakfast with leaders of the Houston civic and non-profit community. Khator and former UH System Regent Liz Ghrist.Jan. 30, 2009, President Khator hosts campus breakfast with leaders of the Houston civic and non-profit community.  Khator and former UH System Regent Liz Ghrist.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/09122_9163_Community_Leaders_Breakfast_080.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/09122_9163_Community_Leaders_Breakfast_080.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:27 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:27 -0600Indian Consul General Reception0915_9075_CGI_Sanjiv_AroraDinner_035.jpgFeb 3, 2009, President Khator hosts a reception at The Wortham House welcoming newly appointed Consul General of India Sanjiv Arora to Houston. From left, Raj Bhalla, Khator.Feb 3, 2009, President Khator hosts a reception at The Wortham House welcoming newly appointed Consul General of India Sanjiv Arora to Houston.  From left, Raj Bhalla, Khator.Wortham House Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0915_9075_CGI_Sanjiv_AroraDinner_035.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0915_9075_CGI_Sanjiv_AroraDinner_035.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:27 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:27 -0600Indian Consul General Reception0915_9075_CGI_Sanjiv_AroraDinner_083.jpgFeb 3, 2009, President Khator hosts a reception at The Wortham House welcoming newly appointed Consul General of India Sanjeev Arora to Houston From left, Consul General Arora, Chhaya Arora, Khator.Feb 3, 2009, President Khator hosts a reception at The Wortham House welcoming  newly appointed Consul General of India Sanjeev Arora to Houston From left, Consul General Arora, Chhaya Arora, Khator.Wortham House Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0915_9075_CGI_Sanjiv_AroraDinner_083.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0915_9075_CGI_Sanjiv_AroraDinner_083.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:27 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:27 -0600Faculty Awards Ceremony0919_9100_Faculty_Awards_Ceremony2009_029.jpgAug. 22, 2009, the annual Faculty Awards ceremony recognizes excellence in teaching, advising, and research. From left, Eugene Chiappetta, Laveria Hutchison, Khator.Aug. 22, 2009, the annual Faculty Awards ceremony recognizes excellence in teaching, advising, and research.  From left, Eugene Chiappetta, Laveria Hutchison, Khator.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0919_9100_Faculty_Awards_Ceremony2009_029.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0919_9100_Faculty_Awards_Ceremony2009_029.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:28 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:28 -0600New Provost Announcement0922_9189_Provost_Welcome_Reception_059.jpgFeb. 17, 2009, campus reception at Athletics/Alumni Center celebrating appointment of Provost John Antel.Feb. 17, 2009, campus reception at Athletics/Alumni Center celebrating appointment of Provost John Antel.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0922_9189_Provost_Welcome_Reception_059.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0922_9189_Provost_Welcome_Reception_059.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:28 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:28 -0600New Provost Announcement0922_9189_Provost_Welcome_Reception_238.jpgFeb 17, 2009, reception at Athletics/Alumni Center celebrating appointment of Provost John Antel. From left, Antel, Khator.Feb 17, 2009, reception at Athletics/Alumni Center celebrating appointment of Provost John Antel.  From left, Antel, Khator.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0922_9189_Provost_Welcome_Reception_238.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0922_9189_Provost_Welcome_Reception_238.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:28 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:28 -0600Staff Appreciation Picnic0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_106.jpgApril 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic. VP for Student Affairs Elwyn Lee and Khator.April 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic.  VP for Student Affairs Elwyn Lee and Khator.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_106.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_106.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:29 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:29 -0600Staff Appreciation Picnic0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_117.jpgApril 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic.April 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_117.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_117.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:29 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:29 -0600Staff Appreciation Picnic0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_122.jpgApril 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic.April 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_122.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_122.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:29 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:29 -0600Staff Appreciation Picnic0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_152.jpgApril 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic.April 17, 2009, the university says "Thank You!" to its staff during the annual Staff Appreciation Picnic.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_152.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0947_9459_Staff_Appreciation_Picnic_152.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:29 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:29 -0600Finals Mania0956_9568_Finals_Mania_Pancake_Event_123.jpgMay 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week. From left, Student Government Association VP Prince Wilson, Khator, Student Government Association Pres. Kenneth Fomunung.May 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.  From left, Student Government Association VP Prince Wilson, Khator, Student Government Association Pres. Kenneth Fomunung.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0956_9568_Finals_Mania_Pancake_Event_123.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0956_9568_Finals_Mania_Pancake_Event_123.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:29 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:29 -0600Finals Mania0956_9568_Finals_Mania_Pancake_Event_223.jpgMay 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.May 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0956_9568_Finals_Mania_Pancake_Event_223.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/0956_9568_Finals_Mania_Pancake_Event_223.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:30 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:30 -0600New Athletics Director Announcement09611_9716_Mack_Rhoades_Press_conference36.jpgJune 11, 2009, Mack Rhoades, new athletics director, is introduced to the UH and Houston communities. From left, Amy Rhoades, Mack Rhoades, KhatorJune 11, 2009, Mack Rhoades, new athletics director, is introduced to the UH and Houston communities.  From left, Amy Rhoades, Mack Rhoades, KhatorCampus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/09611_9716_Mack_Rhoades_Press_conference36.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/09611_9716_Mack_Rhoades_Press_conference36.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:30 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:30 -0600Agrawal Gift LuncheonAgrawalsdonation.jpgApr. 10, 2010, celebratory luncheon to thank alumnus Durga Agrawal and Mrs. Agrawal for major gift to Cullen College of Engineering. From left, Khator, Durga Agrawal, Sushila Agrawal, Dean Joseph Tedesco, Suresh Khator.Apr. 10, 2010, celebratory luncheon to thank alumnus Durga Agrawal and Mrs. Agrawal for major gift to Cullen College of Engineering.  From left, Khator, Durga Agrawal, Sushila Agrawal, Dean Joseph Tedesco, Suresh Khator.Alumni and Donor Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Agrawalsdonation.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Agrawalsdonation.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:30 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:30 -0600Alumni Life Members ReceptionAlumlifemembers.jpgJan. 22, 2009, President Khator welcomes UH Alumni Association Life members to The Wortham House. Janet Hoover, Robert Livermore, Khator.Jan. 22, 2009, President Khator welcomes UH Alumni Association Life members to The Wortham House.  Janet Hoover, Robert Livermore, Khator.Alumni and Donor Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Alumlifemembers.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Alumlifemembers.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:30 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:30 -0600Alumni Life Members ReceptionAlumlifemembers2.jpgJan. 22, 2009, President Khator welcomes UH Alumni Association Life members to The Wortham House.Jan. 22, 2009, President Khator welcomes UH Alumni Association Life members to The Wortham House.Alumni and Donor Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Alumlifemembers2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Alumlifemembers2.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:30 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:30 -0600Brown UniversityBrown-University-ruthsimmons.jpgApril 13, 2009, Brown University President Ruth Simmons pays courtesy visit to President Khator.April 13, 2009, Brown University President Ruth Simmons pays courtesy visit to President Khator.Visitors to President's Officehttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Brown-University-ruthsimmons.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Brown-University-ruthsimmons.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:31 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:31 -0600Annual Giving Call Center VisitCallCenter-012.jpgAug. 27, 2009, the student-staffed Annual Giving Call Center is a key component of UH's fundraising activities.Aug. 27, 2009, the student-staffed Annual Giving Call Center is a key component of UH's fundraising activities.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/CallCenter-012.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/CallCenter-012.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:31 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:31 -0600Annual Giving Call Center VisitCallCenter-017.jpgAug. 27, 2009, the student-staffed Annual Giving Call Center is a key component of UH’s fundraising activities.Aug. 27, 2009, the student-staffed Annual Giving Call Center is a key component of UH’s fundraising activities.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/CallCenter-017.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/CallCenter-017.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:31 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:31 -0600Concert Choralechoirwaleskhator003.jpgJune 23, 2009, with the Concert Chorale on the eve of their trip to Wales and the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod, where they won top group and individual awards. At center, benefactor Margaret Alkek Williams, Khator.June 23, 2009, with the Concert Chorale on the eve of their trip to Wales and the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod, where they won top group and individual awards.  At center, benefactor Margaret Alkek Williams, Khator.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/choirwaleskhator003.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/choirwaleskhator003.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:32 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:32 -0600Hurricane Ike Distribution CenterConJacksonLee_Peter-Brown_Renu-Khator.jpgSep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians. From left, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Houston City Council Member Peter Brown, Khator.Sep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians.  From left, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Houston City Council Member Peter Brown, Khator.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/ConJacksonLee_Peter-Brown_Renu-Khator.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/ConJacksonLee_Peter-Brown_Renu-Khator.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:32 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:32 -0600ExxonMobil LuncheonExxonmobilluncheon2.jpgJan. 21, 2009, an annual luncheon recognizes ExxonMobil's exceptional philanthropy. From left, ExxonMobil Foundation Pres. Gerald McElvy, Khator, John Podraza.Jan. 21, 2009, an annual luncheon recognizes ExxonMobil's exceptional philanthropy.  From left, ExxonMobil Foundation Pres. Gerald McElvy, Khator, John Podraza.Alumni and Donor Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Exxonmobilluncheon2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Exxonmobilluncheon2.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:32 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:32 -0600Finals ManiaFinalsPancake.jpgMay 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week. From left, Khator, Student Government Association Pres. Sam Dike, Student Government Association VP Prince Wilson.May 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.  From left, Khator, Student Government Association Pres. Sam Dike, Student Government Association VP Prince Wilson.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/FinalsPancake.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/FinalsPancake.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:32 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:32 -0600Finals ManiaFinalsPancake2.jpgMay 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.May 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/FinalsPancake2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/FinalsPancake2.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:33 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:33 -0600Finals ManiaFinalsPancake6JPG.jpgMay 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.May 6, 2009, President Khator, vice presidents, and student leaders serve breakfast and participate in games with students at this annual event in the M.D. Anderson Library during finals week.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/FinalsPancake6JPG.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/FinalsPancake6JPG.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:33 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:33 -0600Cemo Hall GroundbreakingGroundbreaking.jpgJun. 3, 2008, construction begins on Cemo Hall, the second building of the C.T. Bauer College of Business, named in honor of former UH System Regent, Bauer alumnus, and benefactor Michael J. Cemo. From left, UH System Board of Regents Chairman Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Khator, Cemo, and Dean Arthur Warga.Jun. 3, 2008, construction begins on Cemo Hall, the second building of the C.T. Bauer College of Business, named in honor of former UH System Regent, Bauer alumnus, and benefactor Michael J. Cemo. From left, UH System Board of Regents Chairman Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Khator, Cemo, and Dean Arthur Warga.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Groundbreaking.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Groundbreaking.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:33 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:33 -0600Gustafsson Appointment AnnouncementGustafsson-quickpicks-049.jpgFeb. 5, 2009, Gov. Rick Perry visits UH to announce $5.5 million grant to UH to bring Jan-Åke Gustafsson and his research team to campus. Gov. Perry, KhatorFeb. 5, 2009, Gov. Rick Perry visits UH to announce $5.5 million grant to UH to bring Jan-Åke Gustafsson and his research team to campus.  Gov. Perry, KhatorCampus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Gustafsson-quickpicks-049.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Gustafsson-quickpicks-049.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:34 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:34 -0600Community Holiday Open HouseHolidayParty-065.jpgDec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community. Distinguished Professor of Piano Abbey Simon and Khator.Dec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community.  Distinguished Professor of Piano Abbey Simon and Khator.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/HolidayParty-065.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/HolidayParty-065.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:35 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:35 -0600Community Holiday Open HouseHolidayParty-162.jpgDec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community. Benefactor Joanne Herring and Khator.Dec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community.  Benefactor Joanne Herring and Khator.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/HolidayParty-162.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/HolidayParty-162.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:35 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:35 -0600Community Holiday Open HouseHolidayParty-196.jpgDec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community. From left, former UH System Board of Regents Chairman Leroy Hermes, Barbara Hermes, Khator, Suresh Khator.Dec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community.  From left, former UH System Board of Regents Chairman Leroy Hermes, Barbara Hermes, Khator, Suresh Khator.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/HolidayParty-196.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/HolidayParty-196.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:35 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:35 -0600Gustafsson Appointment AnnouncementIntroDrgustafsson.jpgFeb. 5, 2009, Governor Rick Perry visits UH to announce $5.5 million grant to UH to bring Jan-Åke Gustafsson and his research team to campus. From left, Gov. Perry, UH System Board of Regents Chairman Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Khator, Khator, Jan-Åke Gustafsson.Feb. 5, 2009, Governor Rick Perry visits UH to announce $5.5 million grant to UH to bring Jan-Åke Gustafsson and his research team to campus.  From left, Gov. Perry, UH System Board of Regents Chairman Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Khator, Khator, Jan-Åke Gustafsson.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/IntroDrgustafsson.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/IntroDrgustafsson.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:35 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:35 -0600Gustafsson Appointment AnnouncementIntroDrgustafsson2.jpgFeb. 5, 2009, Governor Rick Perry visits UH to announce $5.5 million grant to UH to bring Jan-Åke Gustafsson and his research team to campus. From left, Student Government Association Pres. Sam Dike, Khator, Gov. Rick Perry.Feb. 5, 2009, Governor Rick Perry visits UH to announce $5.5 million grant to UH to bring Jan-Åke Gustafsson and his research team to campus.  From left, Student Government Association Pres. Sam Dike, Khator, Gov. Rick Perry.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/IntroDrgustafsson2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/IntroDrgustafsson2.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:35 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:35 -0600Investiture CeremonyINVEST-Khator-preliminary2.jpgNovember 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, U.S. Congressman Gene Green, Khator, UH System Regent Carroll Ray Robertson Ray.November 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, U.S. Congressman Gene Green, Khator, UH System Regent Carroll Ray Robertson Ray.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/INVEST-Khator-preliminary2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/INVEST-Khator-preliminary2.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:36 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:36 -0600Investiture CeremonyInvestiture-Final-035.jpgNovember 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, UH System Regent Lynden Rose, Khator, UH System Regent Carroll Robertson Ray.November 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, UH System Regent Lynden Rose, Khator, UH System Regent Carroll Robertson Ray.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Investiture-Final-035.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Investiture-Final-035.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:36 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:36 -0600Investiture ReceptionInvestiture_Dinner_Wortham4.jpgNovember 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, Khator, Suresh Khator, U.S. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee.November 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, Khator, Suresh Khator, U.S. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Investiture_Dinner_Wortham4.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Investiture_Dinner_Wortham4.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:36 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:36 -0600Community Holiday Open Housejohnmendelsohnmdansersonpresident.jpgDec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community. Khator and John Mendelsohn.Dec. 11, 2008, President Khator hosts Wortham House open house bringing friends and donors together with UH community.  Khator and John Mendelsohn.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/johnmendelsohnmdansersonpresident.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/johnmendelsohnmdansersonpresident.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:36 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:36 -0600Go Texan Daykhator-rodeo-007-edit1.jpgPresident Khator embraces the tradition of wearing Western gear on the day before the downtown parade marking the opening of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.President Khator embraces the tradition of wearing Western gear on the day before the downtown parade marking the opening of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/khator-rodeo-007-edit1.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/khator-rodeo-007-edit1.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:36 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:36 -0600Cat's Back!PepRally.jpgAug. 26, 2009, the Cat's Back and Cougar First Impressions are two of the many events and activities that welcome new and returning students to campus for each fall semester.Aug. 26, 2009, the Cat's Back and Cougar First Impressions are two of the many events and activities that welcome new and returning students to campus for each fall semester.Student Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/PepRally.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/PepRally.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:37 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:37 -0600Pre-Investiture BrunchPre-Investiture.jpgNov. 7, 2008, special guests join President Khator at the Hilton University of Houston prior to her investiture.Nov. 7, 2008, special guests join President Khator at the Hilton University of Houston prior to her investiture.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Pre-Investiture.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Pre-Investiture.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:38 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:38 -0600Pre-Investiture BrunchPre-InvestitureSGA.jpgNov. 7, 2008, Student Government Association Pres. Sam Dike and VP Jonas Chin join President Khator at the Hilton University of Houston prior to her investiture.Nov. 7, 2008, Student Government Association Pres. Sam Dike and VP Jonas Chin join President Khator at the Hilton University of Houston prior to her investiture.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Pre-InvestitureSGA.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Pre-InvestitureSGA.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:38 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:38 -0600Dinner in Honor of Mr. and Mrs. John RydmanRydman.jpgApr. 27, 2009, Mr. and Mrs. John Rydman present check to President Khator during a dinner at The Worthamn House recognizing their philanthropy. From left, Lindy Rydman, John Rydman, Khator, Conrad N. Hilton College Dean John Bowen.Apr. 27, 2009, Mr. and Mrs. John Rydman present check to President Khator during a dinner at The Worthamn House recognizing their philanthropy.  From left, Lindy Rydman, John Rydman, Khator, Conrad N. Hilton College Dean John Bowen.Alumni and Donor Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Rydman.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Rydman.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:38 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:38 -0600Staff Council Spring ForumStaff_Council.jpgJan. 15, 2009, the university community participates in this annual event to discuss important issues. From left, VP for Student Affairs Elwyn Lee, Executive VP for Administration and Finance Carl Carlucci, Khator, Staff Council Pres. Sandy Coltharp.Jan. 15, 2009, the university community participates in this annual event to discuss important issues.  From left, VP for Student Affairs Elwyn Lee, Executive VP for Administration and Finance Carl Carlucci, Khator, Staff Council Pres. Sandy Coltharp.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Staff_Council.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Staff_Council.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:39 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:39 -0600Strategic Action Group Appreciation ReceptionStratActionGroupAppreciatReception2.jpgMay 5, 2009, President Khator hosts reception in appreciation for the work done by members of the Strategic Action Group.May 5, 2009, President Khator hosts reception in appreciation for the work done by members of the Strategic Action Group.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/StratActionGroupAppreciatReception2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/StratActionGroupAppreciatReception2.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:39 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:39 -0600New UHSSL Building OpeningSugarlandGrandOpening.jpgApr. 7, 2009, Brazos Hall, the second building on the UH System at Sugar Land campus, opens its doors.Apr. 7, 2009, Brazos Hall, the second building on the UH System at Sugar Land campus, opens its doors.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/SugarlandGrandOpening.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/SugarlandGrandOpening.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:39 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:39 -0600New UHSSL Building OpeningSugarlandGrandOpening2.jpgApr. 7, 2009, Brazos Hall, the second building on the UH System at Sugar Land campus, opens its doors.Apr. 7, 2009, Brazos Hall, the second building on the UH System at Sugar Land campus, opens its doors.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/SugarlandGrandOpening2.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/SugarlandGrandOpening2.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:40 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:40 -0600Table Talk Kick-Off ReceptionTabletalkreception.jpgFeb. 18, 2009, President Khator thanks sponsors and participants in the Table Talk event benefitting the Women’s Studies Program. Khator and Y. Ping Sung.Feb. 18, 2009, President Khator thanks sponsors and participants in the Table Talk event benefitting the Women’s Studies Program.  Khator and Y. Ping Sung.Alumni and Donor Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Tabletalkreception.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Tabletalkreception.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:42 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:42 -0600Elizabeth Rockwellwitherockwell.jpgKhator and benefactor Elizabeth D. Rockwell.Khator and benefactor Elizabeth D. Rockwell.Alumni and Donor Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/witherockwell.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/witherockwell.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:43 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:43 -0600Farfel Distinguished Lecturewithfriedman.jpgAug. 4, 2008, three-time Pulitzer Prize winning author Thomas Friedman delivers joint Farfel Distinguished Lecture and Elizabeth D. Rockwell Ethics & Leadership Lecture. From left, Khator, Friedman.Aug. 4, 2008, three-time Pulitzer Prize winning author Thomas Friedman delivers joint Farfel Distinguished Lecture and Elizabeth D. Rockwell Ethics & Leadership Lecture.  From left, Khator, Friedman.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/withfriedman.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/withfriedman.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:43 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:43 -0600New Regents Receptionwithindiaconsul.jpgMay 15, 2009, campus community welcomes new Regents appointed by Governor Rick Perry. From left, Carroll Robertson Ray, Jacob Monty, Khator, Nelda Luce Blair.May 15, 2009, campus community welcomes new Regents appointed by Governor Rick Perry.  From left, Carroll Robertson Ray, Jacob Monty, Khator, Nelda Luce Blair.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/withindiaconsul.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/withindiaconsul.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:43 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:43 -0600Holiday Dinnerwithwilsons.jpgJoanne Wilson, UH System Board of Regents Chairman Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Khator.Joanne Wilson, UH System Board of Regents Chairman Welcome W. Wilson, Sr., Khator.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/withwilsons.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/withwilsons.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:43 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:43 -0600Hurricane Ike Distribution CenterYH2Q2032.jpgSep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians. Student volunteers with Khator, U.S. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee.Sep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians.  Student volunteers with Khator, U.S. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/YH2Q2032.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/YH2Q2032.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:44 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:44 -0600Hurricane Ike Distribution CenterYH2Q2141.jpgSep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians.Sep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/YH2Q2141.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/YH2Q2141.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:44 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:44 -0600Hurricane Ike Distribution CenterYH2Q2168.jpgSep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians.Sep. 18, 2008, the UH community rallies in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, with hundreds of students, faculty, and staff volunteering at an emergency Point of Distribution Center on the UH campus, where they distributed tens of thousands of MREs, bottles of water, and other supplies to affected Houstonians.Community Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/YH2Q2168.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/YH2Q2168.jpg03/03/2010 10:30:45 AMWed, 03 Mar 2010 10:30:45 -0600Investiture Ceremony081107_2 INvesiture Ceramony_505.jpgNovember 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, UH System Regent Jim Wise, Khator, UH System Regent Lynden Rose.November 7, 2208, President Khator officially assumes the duties of President of the University of Houston at investiture ceremonies in Cullen Performance Hall. From left, UH System Regent Jim Wise, Khator, UH System Regent Lynden Rose.Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/081107_2 INvesiture Ceramony_505.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/081107_2 INvesiture Ceramony_505.jpg03/03/2010 14:05:36 PMWed, 03 Mar 2010 14:05:36 -0600Hilton Grand Openingribbon-cutting.jpgApril 22, 2010, the Hilton University of Houston re-opens after extensive renovations, capping college's 40th anniversary celebration. From left, Rebecca Purdy, Graduate Student (Conrad N. Hilton College), Fernando Cuellar, General Manager (Hilton University of Houston), Wilson, Mayor, Khator, Bill Fortier, Sr. Vice President - Development, Americas (Hilton Worldwide), Dean, Dennis Ha, Undergraduate Student (Conrad N. Hilton College)April 22, 2010, the Hilton University of Houston re-opens after extensive renovations, capping college's 40th anniversary celebration.  From left, Rebecca Purdy, Graduate Student (Conrad N. Hilton College), Fernando Cuellar, General Manager (Hilton University of Houston), Wilson, Mayor, Khator, Bill Fortier, Sr. Vice President - Development, Americas (Hilton Worldwide), Dean, Dennis Ha, Undergraduate Student (Conrad N. Hilton College)Campus Eventshttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/ribbon-cutting.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/ribbon-cutting.jpg05/02/2010 06:45:10 AMTue, 04 May 2010 06:45:10 -0500Renu Khator and Senator Kay Bailey HutchisonKhator-Hutchison.jpgUniversity of Houston System Chancellor Renu Khator and Senator Kay Bailey HutchisonUniversity of Houston System Chancellor Renu Khator and Senator Kay Bailey HutchisonUncategorizedhttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Khator-Hutchison.jpghttp://www.uh.edu/galleries/presidents-gallery/Khator-Hutchison.jpg07/04/2010 08:34:40 AMThu, 22 Jul 2010 08:34:40 -0500Ratan N. Tatakhator-rntata.jpgOct. 19, 2011, President Khator with India industrialist Ratan N. Tata, a 2011 inductee into the Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management's Hospitality Hall of Honor. Also: Husband Suresh Khator, associate dean in the UH Cullen College of Engineering. Oct. 19, 2011, President Khator with India industrialist Ratan N. Tata, a 2011 inductee into the Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management's Hospitality Hall of Honor. Also: Husband Suresh Khator, associate dean in the UH Cullen College of Engineering. 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