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  • UH Establishes Cougar Experience Scholarship for Freshmen

    UH Establishes Cougar Experience Scholarship for Freshmen

    Embracing University of Houston President Renu Khator’s commitment to student success, State Sen. John Whitmire has made the first donation to a new Cougar Experience Scholarship, a $4,000 award for freshmen students who choose to live on campus.

  • UH Prepares Future Cybersecurity Workers

    UH Prepares Future Cybersecurity Workers

    With breaches in data on the rise, cybersecurity is a growing concern. UH has been awarded a $1.5 million CyberCorps grant from the National Science Foundation to train students in this increasingly important area of national security.

  • UH Researcher Honored for Work in Nanomaterials

    UH Researcher Honored for Work in Nanomaterials

    Debora Rodrigues, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Houston, has received the Emerging Investigator award from the Sustainable Nanotechnology Organization.

  • Sustainability Fest to Feature Educational Demos, Giveaways and More

    Sustainability Fest to Feature Educational Demos, Giveaways and More - Dec. 3 at 11:30

    This year's event will offer practical information about how to live more sustainably, while also highlighting sustainability initiatives across campus and the city. Events include cooking demos and a poetry contest.

  • HHP to Host 3rd Graffiti Run on Sunday, December 7

    HHP to Host 3rd Graffiti Run on Sunday, December 7

    Sign-up to participate in this annual family fun run event where participants are drenched in colors as they make their way across campus. Proceeds from the event will benefit Health and Human Performance's undergraduate scholarship fund.

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Dec 4 1:30pm

Staff Council Meeting

General meetings are open to all staff.

Dec 4 7:30pm

Emerging Choreographers Showcase

An evening of new work choreographed, designed, and danced by students in the UH Dance Program.

Dec 5 7:30pm

Symphony Orchestra

Ming Liu, conductor Winner of the 2014 MSM Concerto Competition, String Division Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, Pathétique

Dec 8 10am

UH Ethics in Science Lecture Series: Atypical Combinations and Scientific Impact

Often purported but rarely tested is the claim that science is spurred on when atypical ideas are united, inspiring fresh thinking to problems. Yet, many scientific ideas and innovations intentionally build in convention, rather than remove it.

Dec 10 12pm

Blaffer Art Museum Screening and Discussion

Free screening and discussion of Miguel Amat’s “Frontrunners.” Lunch is included!

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.