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Professor Honored by Houston Woman Magazine

Margaret Kidd earned the Savvy Sister Award, which honors a woman who has made a significant career change, interesting business maneuver or an innovative change to her workplace.

Study abroad grant opens up new opportunities to prepare STEM students for the global workplace

The Cultural Services of the Embassy of France in the U.S. has awarded the University of Houston a $20,000 study abroad grant for a reciprocal exchange with University of Paris – Sud (UPS).

Industry Recruiters Offer a World of Opportunities at Technology Career Fair

An event growing in popularity among enthusiastic, job seeking technology students and alumni, the University of Houston College of Technology Fall Career Fair held Tuesday, September 12 at the University of Houston Student Center provided unique opportunities to network with representatives from 58 companies across a diverse range of industries.

Technology Experts in the News

University of Houston College of Technology professors are often called on to share expert opinions in a broad range of topics. Read their latest perspectives on cybersecurity, the impact of Hurricane Harvey, and the transportation industry.

What’s the Latest from the Technology Alumni Association?

The Technology Alumni Association (TAA) is continuing the commitment to supporting the students of the college with ‘Meet the Alumni’ panels, where young alumni from various degree programs answer students’ questions and share their ‘I wish I knew’ stories.

Partnership with Bechtel Bridges Technology Pathway toward Greater Innovation

The University of Houston College of Technology Construction Management (CM) Department hosted a UH-Bechtel Research and Development mixer at the University of Houston Hilton Hotel, on May 10 where ten applied research projects were showcased to sixteen major engineering and construction, oil and gas, and transportation companies.

Digital Media Program Chosen by Staples Associate to Receive Grant

The digital media program in the University of Houston College of Technology has been awarded $2,500 by Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples, Inc., through a program called 2 Million & Change that allows Staples associates around the globe to direct more than $2 million in donations each year.

Cyber Security Club Members Take a Crack at a Voting Machine at Hacking Conference

The University of Houston Cyber Security Club is comprised of students and alumni who are interested in promoting the education and expansion of the knowledge and skills in information systems security. Their goal is to encourage the free exchange of information systems security techniques, approaches and problem solving by its members.

$2.1 Million Grant Will Spread Innovative Program to Other Institutions

An innovative approach integrating classroom instruction and research at the University of Houston will be spread to five colleges and universities around the country with a $2.1 million grant from the National Science Foundation.

Technology Project Management Program Celebrates Launch of Certificate Program

K-12 Students Spend a Day Exploring Technology

Kindergarten through 12th grade students from 11 schools in Houston visited the University of Houston College of Technology Complex Fluids Laboratory on July 11. Ms. Sineria Ordonez, program manager for the Hispanic Houston Forum (HHF), accompanied the students.

Global Retailing Alumna, Mae Woods

Mae Woods is a former global retailing student in the Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences. Originally from Maple Ridge, British Columbia, she was recruited to the University of Houston on a full-ride basketball scholarship and played for the Lady Cougars for four years (2010-2014).

Corrosion engineering expert teams up with Denmark University

Ray Taylor, mechanical engineering technology research professor, looks forward to working in collaboration with Technical University of Denmark (DTU) in Lyngby where he will extend his exploration into non-toxic corrosion inhibitors for the aerospace industry.

Celebrating Student Success

The University of Houston’s College of Technology celebrated students who earned undergraduate and graduate degrees. An awards reception was held on May 11, 2017 at the University of Houston Hilton Hotel to honor their achievements.