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  • Hunter Yurachek Named Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics at UH

    Hunter Yurachek Named Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics at UH

    Hunter Yurachek, who was honored as the 2014 Under Armour Football Championship Athletic Director of the Year, has been named vice president for intercollegiate athletics and athletic director at the University of Houston.

  • Coach Tom Herman

    University of Houston Spring 2015 Magazine Now Online

    This issue highlights student community engagement initiatives, a program that fosters local entrepreneurs as they start new businesses, and interesting facts about the UH Coastal Center. Also learn more about our award-winning head football coach, new leadership, and esteemed professor emeritus Lawrence Curry.

  • UH Students Finalists in National Microsoft Contest

    UH Students Finalists in National Microsoft Contest

    For the sixth consecutive year, computer science gaming students from the University of Houston are advancing to the U.S. Microsoft Imagine Cup national finals.

  • Stress Free Finals Week, April 27 - May 5

    Stress Free Finals Week, April 27 - May 5

    Stress Free Finals Week provides students with an opportunity to relax and breakaway from day-to-day worries. The week-long combination of events include stress relief dogs, fuel packs, free pancakes, and much more.

  • Paws and Relax at UH Libraries

    Paws and Relax at UH Libraries

    Local organization Faithful Paws will bring certified therapy dogs to the MD Anderson Library for four days of stress relief in May, just in time for finals! Drop in for petting, snuggling and treat-feeding with these gentle and friendly canines.

  • UH Works to Prevent Sexual Misconduct

    UH Works to Prevent Sexual Misconduct

    UH’s sexual misconduct policy seeks to eliminate sexual misconduct from happening, prevent its recurrence and address its effects. This is done through education, training and serious consequences for any violation. To learn about the policy, check out the CougarSAFE web site.

  • UH Student Gets a Front-Row Seat for Energy Policy and Politics

    UH Student Gets a Front-Row Seat for Energy Policy and Politics

    Chemical engineering student Jami Summey-Rice will spend the summer in Washington, D.C., one of 14 engineering students nationally selected for an internship dedicated to teaching engineering students about politics and policy.

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Events

Happening on and around campus

May 8 6:30pm

UH Baseball vs. East Carolina

Coogs play East Carolina in a 3-game series: May 8 & 9 at 6:30 p.m. and noon on May 10.

May 14 6:30pm

UH Baseball vs. UConn

Coogs play UConn in a 3-game series: May 14 & 15 at 6:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. on May 16.

May 16 6pm

Blaffer Art Museum Gala FLORAOBSCURA

A fundraising gala in support of Blaffer Art Museum exhibition support.

May 18 7:30am

28th Annual Faculty and Staff Golf Tournament

Campus Recreation is excited to host the 28th Annual Faculty/Staff Golf Tournament for the greater UH community.

May 29 10am

Blaffer Exhibition - Early Awnings

Early Awnings is an installation of sculptures, drawings, and sound conceived as a multi-dimensional platform for story-telling. Taking inspiration from the visual language of the cosmic horror genre, Bohl creates a series of drawings that turn everyday realities into otherworldly monsters and form the basis for an audio play developed in collaboration with Tcherepnin and students from UH’s Creative Writing Program.

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.

2014 President's Report

2014 President's Report

The 2014 President's Report is an illustration of the new heights we are reaching and our future aspirations. The report highlights our esteemed faculty, student and alumni success, community engagement and international impact.