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One College - A World of Opportunities

We are excited to see what we will accomplish together this year. Our students enthusiastically enrich their academic experiences with unmatched opportunities for creativity and innovation through diverse projects and research opportunities that impact many facets of society.

Student Success: Technology Alumnus Selected for Distinctive Doctoral Teaching Fellowship

Sami Elestwani (’15, M.S. global retailing and M.S. technology project management) was awarded the University of Houston Future Faculty Fellowship (F3).

Researchers Develop Advanced Techniques to Alleviate Water Shortage

Dr. Ahmed Senouci, associate professor in the University of Houston Department of Construction Management, and a team of Concordia University researchers have joined forces to solve potential shortages in the world’s future water supply.

Students Get an Early Jump on Jobs at Fall Career Fair

The College of Technology will host the Fall Career Fair on September 27, 2016 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the University of Houston, Main Campus, in the Hilton Hotel.

Get ready for the #HTownTakeover!

All College of Technology alumni, faculty, staff and students are invited to join the celebration before each home game.

Digital Media Alumni Reunion Planned

All alumni who majored in digital media are invited to a reunion hosted by the Lisa Cushing (‘01), University of Houston Alumni Association Rising Star 2016, and owner of Petals by Design; and, Dr. Jerry Waite, digital media professor and program coordinator.

Project Management Experts Produce Winning Case Study

The Project Management Institute (PMI) selected the case, “Star of Hope Mission: Survival in the Midst of Hurricanes,” as second place winner in the 2016 PMI Teaching Case Competition.

Welcome to the 2016-2017 Academic Year

The College of Technology faculty and staff are looking forward to supporting more than 6,200 new and returning students. We are excited to see what we will accomplish together this year.

Piwetz Family Establishes $50,000 Gift for Construction Management Scholarship Endowment

The Piwetz Family Construction Management Scholarship Endowment, established in the spring of 2016 for the College of Technology by Mike and Mary Jo Piwetz, is a need- based $50,000 endowed scholarship that will provide financial assistance annually to a full time student, in good academic standing and majoring in the process and industrial track in construction management.

Merchant Featured on UH Moment

Fatima Merchant, associate professor of engineering technology, and collaborators from MD Anderson and UT Austin are developing a shared decision-making system for breast cancer patients considering breast reconstruction, and their surgeons. It involves a database of more than 500 women who’ve already gone through the process.

UH Professor Chosen as Fulbright Specialist in Morocco

Rupa Iyer, PhD, associate dean of research and graduate studies in the University of Houston College of Technology, joins other distinguished international scholars and professionals who are experts in the educational, political, economic, social, and cultural matters of their countries.

President's Commission on Enhancing Cybersecurity to Meet at UH July 14

The Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity will convene at the University of Houston on Thursday, July 14, to discuss the challenges and opportunities for securing critical infrastructure — essential assets such as electric utilities, oil and gas production, drinking water supply, rail systems, pipelines and transportation.

Technology team gets green light to tackle traffic signal system cybersecurity challenges

Technologies for traffic signal systems have come a long way since their invention, evolving from standalone towers coordinated through synchronized electric time clocks to a series of networked computers controlled by sophisticated software programs.

Researchers Focus on the Quality and Safety of Texas Bridges

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has awarded the University of Houston Department of Construction Management and Department of Civil Engineering $59,705 for the research project "Service Life Prediction for Bridges in Texas."