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  • Astronaut Scott Kelly to Deliver 2016 Commencement Address

    Astronaut Scott Kelly to Deliver 2016 Commencement Address

    After spending 340 consecutive days traveling 143 million miles in space, orbiting 5,440 times, watching 10,260 sunrises and sunsets, Scott Kelly, the American astronaut who captivated the world, will address over 5,000 University of Houston graduates.

  • H-Town Takeover

    Spring 2016 University of Houston Magazine

    Reveling in pride from a historic academic achievement and a legendary football season, the University of Houston exerts the same enthusiasm into bolstering its community. In the spring edition of the University of Houston Magazine readers will be engrossed by academic success stories, an exciting look back at the 2015 football season, and discovery of the University’s impact on the community through important partnerships and initiatives.

  • Architecture Students Sharing Vision for Houston’s Third, Fifth Wards

    Architecture Students Sharing Vision for Houston’s Third, Fifth Wards

    This semester, two groups of University of Houston architecture students envisioned new amenities for two of the city's most historic neighborhoods.

  • Blaffer Art Museum Hosting Student Exhibition

    Blaffer Art Museum Hosting Student Exhibition

    Student artists from UH's School of Art will share their works at Blaffer Art Museum April 29 - May 14.

  • Pharmacy Camp Gives Students Chance to Explore Health Careers

    Pharmacy Camp Gives Students Chance to Explore Health Careers

    The UH College of Pharmacy offers a summer camp for junior and senior high school students to encourage teenagers interested in STEM to pursue professional pharmacy and other health and research careers.


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Events

Happening on and around campus

May 2 11am

Enrollment Services MiniGolf ShootOut, benefitting the March of Dimes

The Enrollment Services FIRST annual MiniGolf ShootOut, fundraiser benefiting the March of Dimes.

May 2 7:30pm

Percussion Ensembles

Blake Wilkins, Alec Warren, directors. Featuring: Xenakis, Zikovic, Levitan, Richardson and Daughtrey.

May 2 8:30pm

Finals Mania

Take a break from studying and enjoy some of the free food and fun at Finals Mania!

May 6 6:30pm

African American Studies Program 2016 Scholarship Banquet

The annual scholarship banquet supports students scholarship for books, tuition and international studies. Keynote speaker: Dallas S. Jones.

May 13 1pm

Vizapalooza 2016

CACDS is calling all Cougars to participate in its 2nd VIZAPALOOZA -- a visualization challenge aimed to promote research synergy. Submit your entries by May 10.

2015 University of Houston President’s Report

2015 University of Houston President’s Report

The President’s report spotlights significant academic achievements, new national research centers of excellence, a stellar football season, and the University’s impact on the community and across the nation.

Cybersecurity

Fall 2015 University of Houston Magazine

Revolutionary discoveries and developments at the University of Houston’s national centers, pioneering technologies used in our laboratories, a one-of-a-kind hospitality industry archives that has Hollywood calling – are just a few reasons why the University’s national competitiveness and prominence are distinctly recognizable.