- After nearly 30 years, the Immanuel and Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival (TMF) at the University of Houston continues to deliver musical firsts to audiences. This year’s event is especially momentous as it showcases works never performed in the city and features TMF debuts from a few famous ¬- and familiar - faces.
- Debora Rodrigues, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Houston, has received the 2016 C3E Research Award. Her work focuses on developing bio- and nanotechnologies to reduce energy costs in water and wastewater treatment.
- For more than 40 years, the University of Houston has delivered the Houston Shakespeare Festival (HSF) to eager audiences. This year’s event will continue this tradition with free performances of “Much Ado About Nothing” directed by Jack Young and “Henry V.”
- A University of Houston chemical engineer has received the 2016 Owens Corning Early Career Award in recognition of his contributions to materials science and engineering.
- The UH System Board of Regents unanimously approved the creation of the Hobby School of Public Affairs during its May 19 meeting. The name honors former Texas Lt. Gov. Bill Hobby.
- Houston entrepreneurs and philanthropists Victor and Barbara Samuels have extended their commitment to the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work with a $1 million gift to support the college’s students.
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