As we begin a new academic year, I would like to extend a hearty welcome to all new and returning College of Technology students. Whether just starting in your career or working to advance in your current profession, you have made the right choice.
Innovation is one of the hallmarks of the University of Houston and is always in style, especially in the College of Technology. Named after the legendary fashion designer, the Victor Costa Scholarship is the brainchild of his wife, Jerry Ann Woodfin Costa, who shared that she wanted the world to know more about him and his contributions to the fashion and merchandising industry while encouraging people to study fashion design.
While many see the summer as a time to relax from the complexities of academic life, Aqib Hasnain and Sara Khalil spent their summer in labs at the University of Houston taking on challenging research projects. Both students participated in the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship at the University of Houston (SURF-UH), the 10-week research fellowship that began on June 1 and ended on August 7.
The highly respected offshore technology, and oil and gas exploration and production operations publication, Offshore Magazine, has partnered with the University of Houston Petroleum Technology Initiative (PTI) to offer a wealth of comprehensive educational and training.
As one of the initial students to choose the University of Houston digital media program's newly created emphasis in packaging, Aceneth Diaz, a digital media major, seized the opportunity to gain experience in the first ever packing internship offered by a Houston company.
Esko, a world leading provider of packaging and printing pre-production solutions, has announced that the company will support the University of Houston College of Technology by providing industry standard ArtiosCAD software to the Digital Media packaging program.
Join the Technology Alumni Association for its "Party on the Plaza" before each home game this season. Each tailgate party will recognize a different department with in the College of Technology and highlight its programs.
State leaders have paved the way for new construction at UH Sugar Land (UHSL), a campus of the University of Houston. UHSL received a $54 million allocation in HB100, which the governor recently signed, to construct a new 150,000-sq.-ft. classroom building.
Houston's retail industry visionaries will join in the 'Salute to Retail', led by the University of Houston College of Technology Retailing and Consumer Science program on Tuesday, November 17, 2015, at River Oaks Country Club.
University of Houston professors William Arthur Conklin and Chris Bronk, received a three-year, $286,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) award that will support the creation of a cybersecurity community based on a wiki.