The International Society of Automation (ISA Houston Section) recognized four University of Houston engineering technology students for their academic performance during the Celebrating Excellence Scholarship Night at the HESS Club, June 7.
The innovative uses of shipping containers seem to be attracting attention these days. Engineering technology students at the University of Houston College of Technology used their ingenuity to design and construct a mobile computing lab that is totally solar-powered.
Dr. Jamison V. Kovach performs research and teaches courses in quality management within the University of Houston College of Technology project management master's program. Primarily, her focus is on applied research in industry to solve problems that help organizations achieve strategic objectives. Dr. Kovach also serves as the director of the Lean Six Sigma Professional Training program.
Professor Margaret Kidd teaches undergraduate supply chain courses and coordinates student applicants for internships and scholarships. She serves as faculty advisor to the student organization Supply-Chain Industrial Distribution Organization (SIDO) and serves as a liaison for Houston Electric League (HEL) and Exporters Competitive Maritime Council Education Committee Houston (ECMC).
Raresh Pascali, instructional associate professor in the mechanical engineering technology program at the University of Houston has been named the 2017 recipient of the Allen J. Chapman Award. Presented by the South Texas Section of the American Society of Engineers (ASME) Pascali received the award during the ASME South Texas 2017 Awards Banquet, held April 20th at the Forest Club in Houston, Texas.
The Project Management Institute (PMI) Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC) recognized the University of Houston for successful completion of the reaccreditation process. The graduate programs for information systems security, technology project management, and supply chain and logistics technology were awarded renewal of the GAC accreditation for the period July 2016 through June 2023.
Through the years, the College of Technology has continuously honored the commitment to educating and equipping the world’s workforce, first as a training facility to Navy personnel during World War II and now to preparing about 6,400 students for successful technology driven careers.
Are you interested in getting involved with the Technology Alumni Association? We are currently seeking volunteers to help with our Board and Committees. Roles vary in scope and commitment so there is something for everyone's interest! Contact the TAA at COTAlumni@gmail.com for more information.
The College of Technology encourages students to gain practical knowledge that they will be prepared to apply when they join the workforce. Exposing them to industry through major conventions like HOUSTEX, is one of the ways to excite, energize, and motivate them to learn more.
Engineering technology students majoring in computer engineering technology, electrical power engineering technology, and mechanical engineering technology programs are gearing up for the opportunity to present their innovative technology solutions during the upcoming Undergraduate Research Symposium.
Dr. Barbara Stewart has had a prolific and multi-faceted academic career that has included teaching consumer science and merchandising, fashion promotion, industrial technology, nutrition science, business, and home economics.