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Graduating an Innovation-Ready Workforce

"Innovation" is a popular buzzword these days, but leaders at the University of Houston's College of Technology say its meaning shouldn’t be a mystery: Creative thinking and problem-solving are skills that can be taught.

Sterling Aviation Early High School Students Receive Early Preparation for Logistics Careers

An innovative partnership launched by the University of Houston College of Technology and Sterling Aviation Early College High School, has been designed for students in the high school’s Houston Community College (HCC) dual credit logistics and global supply chain management course.

Engineering Technology Student’s Work at NASA Earns Innovation Achievement Award

As an engineering technician intern at the NASA Johnson Space Center Rapid Prototyping Lab (RPL), Pedro Saiz has had undreamed-of opportunities to gain real-world applied industry experience during the past year.

Career-Ready Technology Students Look Forward to Spring Career Fair

University of Houston College of Technology graduates experience high job placement rates, with many earning salaries above national averages for their career areas.

College of Technology Fall 2018 Class Reflects Goals for Continued Growth

The momentum for growth and expansion of the University of Houston College of Technology continues at an invigorating pace as demonstrated by the number of degrees awarded to exceptional students. The College celebrated another phenomenal commencement season with 630 graduating students in fall 2018.

COT Students Place High in CyberForce Competition

A total of six College of Technology students competed against students representing 65 universities in a CyberForce Competition (CFC) exercise hosted by the Department of Energy at Argonne National Lab in Illinois during the fall semester.

Steel Forum Addresses Impact of Tariffs on Global Economy

The Houston East End Chamber of Commerce will host The Steel Forum Global Economy Local Effect panel discussion on December 11, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at Federal Reserve Bank. The panelists will include the Port of Houston, JSW Steel USA, and the American Institutes for International Steel.

Foresight Researchers to Explore Emerging Environmental Issues Team granted $30,000 research award with the Construction Industry Institute

Dr. Andy Hines, assistant professor and coordinator of the foresight graduate program, will lead a team to explore “The Future of the Built Environment.”

ASQ Elects Jamison V. Kovach Fellow

The ASQ (formerly the American Society for Quality) has elected Dr. Jamison V. Kovach, as Fellow for her distinguished contributions to quality. Kovach is a technology project management professor and director of the Lean Six Sigma professional training program at the University of Houston College of Technology.

Workshops Inspire Creativity and Innovation in Future Leaders

The Fort Bend Independent School District’s Career and Technical Education Center (CTE) and the University of Houston College of Technology are working together to conduct innovation workshops at local high schools.

Construction-Driven Execution Conference and Design Competition Incites Real-World Experiences for Students

The UH-Fluor industrial conference, Construction-Driven Execution, was held at the University of Houston Student Center October 12. This inaugural conference brought together students from the Colleges of Engineering, Natural Science & Mathematics, and Technology for an exciting collaboration and real-world insights into construction-driven execution.

Donors and Scholarship Recipients Honored at Recognition Event

As the cost of a college education continues to escalate year after year, scholarship support has become one of the main ways to attract and retain the best and brightest students to the University of Houston, the College of Technology and its programs.

Six Technology Alumni Recognized as UH Cougar 100 Honorees

Perhaps one of the most rewarding aspects of providing the college experience is recognizing Cougars who have used their time at the University of Houston, their talents and their skills to positively affect our community.

Awards Gala will Highlight Outstanding Accomplishments of Alumni and Faculty

The College of Technology will celebrate its alumni for their outstanding service and professional accomplishments at the first-ever Technology Alumni Awards Gala on December 5, 2018, at the University of Houston Athletics and Alumni Center.