The University of Houston and Third Ward have formed a powerful partnership that works toward improving the neighborhood by progressing education, strengthening businesses, and celebrating the culture and history of the area.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has awarded $349,884 to the University of Houston and the University of Texas at Austin for a two-year project, “Quantification of the Performance of Preventive Maintenance and Rehabilitation Strategies.” The principal investigator of the UH research team is Dr. Lu Gao, associate professor of construction management in the College of Technology.
The University of Houston mobile networking technology training program equips professionals with skills, confidence, and credibility to plan, design, operate, and manage the future’s advanced telecommunications networking and service environments.
Dr. Jamison V. Kovach, associate professor and director of the University of Houston College of Technology Lean Six Sigma Professional Training Program has connected with Covia, a mineral and materials solutions provider for the industrial and energy markets.
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has announced that the Construction Management and Supply Chain and Logistics Master of Science degree programs at the University of Houston College of Technology have earned the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) designation.
Dr. Andy Hines, assistant professor and coordinator of the Foresight Graduate Program has received $ 10,000 to continue work for the Strategic Foresight Group of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service.
A summer enrichment program designed to provide migrant students and their families with exposure to college-going identity and student success was held at the University of Houston College of Technology, July 9 through 20.
Dr. Holly Hutchins, associate professor and coordinator of the Human Resource Development Undergraduate Program and co-principal investigator of the Center for ADVANCING UH Faculty Success, comments on the impact of anti-racism training recently offered to Starbucks employees.