Matthew McConaughey, the Academy Award-winning movie star, will deliver the inaugural University-wide Commencement address at TDECU Stadium. See the actor and salute the graduating class of 2015 on Friday, May 15.
Cougar Advocates for Texas (CATS), a group of volunteers that includes students, alumni, and community supporters will travel to Austin, Texas in February to meet with legislators and their staff at the state Capitol with the goal to maximize funding for the University of Houston.
The C. T. Bauer College of Business's Microfinance Program empowers aspiring local entrepreneurs from underserved communities in the Houston area by providing access to financial education, services and capital investment.
Walking with others on well-lit paths is one way to stay safe on campus. For other tips, check out the CougarSAFE video or website.
Houston-area elementary and middle school students will be showing off Mars Rover models they built at UH's 13th annual Mars Rover Model Celebration and Competition.
RecycleMania gets underway Feb. 5 in Butler Plaza with games, prizes and educational activities from noon to 2 p.m. Join us for the kickoff and check out our upcoming events.
4+1 Degree is a Collaboration Between UH College of Education, UTHealth. The College of Education offers a new area of study in the science of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health.
Leading food studies scholar Amy Bentley will deliver the lecture “Baby Food and the American Industrial Diet” at 5:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 6. The free event is part of the Food for Thought Lecture Series and open to the public.
The next debate in the UH Energy Symposium Series, set for Tuesday, Feb. 10, will tackle the issue of Private Profit vs. Public Good: Do Energy Companies Have a Social Responsibility?
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.
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.
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.
- Feb 1 2pm
Film noir meets opera. Atmospheric and enigmatic, Frau Margot is the opera that Hitchcock would have wanted to direct.
- Feb 1 2pm
Coogs tip off against American Athletics Conference opponent, the UConn Huskies.
- Feb 2 7pm
Sacred works performed by Acabellas, Ardore, Floreat, Men of Moores, and Rhapsody.
- Feb 5 11am
Affiliate providers will be on site to answer any questions you have about learning abroad and to showcase their academic programs for the summer, fall, and winter 2015-2016 sessions.
- Feb 5 1:30pm
General meetings are open to all staff.
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.
Introducing the newly designed University of Houston Magazine Website – accessible via your smart phone, tablet or computer.