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  • New Supercomputer Allows for Massive Data Analysis in Less Time

    UH is adding a new, state-of-the-art supercomputer to its arsenal of research tools. This powerful, high-performance computing system will more than double the current computing power at UH.

  • UH Hosts Pioneer in Postcolonial Literature Gayatri Spivak, Jan. 29

    The University of Houston welcomes to campus Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, a world renowned literary theorist and postcolonial studies expert, to deliver a lecture at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 29 at the University Theater, Student Center, room 103. The event is free and open to the public.

  • UH Selected to Lead Offshore Energy Research Center

    The University of Houston will lead a national research center for subsea engineering and other offshore energy development issues, including research and technology to improve the sustainable and safe development of energy resources in the Gulf of Mexico.

  • Piano Stars to Shine During 32nd Annual International Piano Festival

    For more than three decades, the University of Houston has welcomed rising stars and music legends to campus for the International Piano Festival. This year’s event continues the tradition with performances and master classes from the festival’s esteemed founder Abbey Simon and special guests Roberto Plano and Robert McDonald.

  • Moores Opera Center Opens 2015 with 'Frau Margot,' 'The Elixir of Love'

    What better way to ring in a new year of opera than with a Houston premiere and a classic comedy? The University of Houston’s Moores Opera Center delivers both when it opens its spring repertoire with Thomas Pasatieri’s “Frau Margot” and Gaetano Doinizetti’s “The Elixir of Love.”

Events

Happening on and around campus

Jan 29 7:30pm

The Elixir of Love

The opera was a favorite of both Pavarotti and Caruso and we're sure it will become yours as well.

Jan 30 9am

UH Track and Field Howie Ryan Invitational

Enjoy the 2-day meet at the Athletics/Alumni Center's Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Feb 1 2pm

Frau Margot

Film noir meets opera. Atmospheric and enigmatic, Frau Margot is the opera that Hitchcock would have wanted to direct.

Feb 1 2pm

UH Mens Basketball vs UCONN

Coogs tip off against American Athletics Conference opponent, the UConn Huskies.

Feb 2 7pm

A Capella Concert

Sacred works performed by Acabellas, Ardore, Floreat, Men of Moores, and Rhapsody.

UH Launches Bold Reputation Campaign

UH Launches Bold Reputation Campaign

The Powerhouse campaign is expected to tally more than 65,000,000 impressions through print, online, video, billboards, digital elevator screens, signs and banners at Houston’s airports, email and social media now through spring 2015.

The University of Houston Magazine

The University of Houston Magazine

Introducing the newly designed University of Houston Magazine Website – accessible via your smart phone, tablet or computer.