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UH, UH System Mourn the Death of Rathindra Bose

Rathindra N. Bose, vice president/vice chancellor for research and technology transfer at the University of Houston and the UH System, died after a short illness early Friday morning. He was 63.

Fall Semester Technology Career Fair Planned

The College of Technology Career Fair will be held on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the University of Houston Main Campus, University Center, in the Houston Room.

Retailing and Consumer Science Program Salutes Retailing Visionaries

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.

Project Management Program Welcomes International Exchange Student

Raphael Ribeiro had always dreamed of coming to the United States to study. Now that dream has become a reality with the opportunity provided by the Science Without Borders program in Brazil.

NSF Grant Strengthens Online Cyber-Security Education Community

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.

Study Unveils the Challenges of Imposter Phenomenon among Academics

Dr. Holly M. Hutchins, associate professor, human resource development, and graduate assistant, Hilary Rainbolt, attended the University Forum for Human Resource Development (UFHRD) conference in Cork, Ireland to present results from their research study on imposter phenomenon.

UH Offers Experts on Array of Hurricane Topics

As you consider stories for your coverage of this year’s hurricanes and tropical storms, be prepared with these resources from the University of Houston (UH). Representing experts across various fields, these sources have expertise in an array of topics related to storms – before, during and after.

UH Named Center of Excellence for Work on Cyber Defense

The University of Houston's educational and research programs in cybersecurity and cyber defense have been recognized by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security.

Celebrating 2015 Graduates

Faculty, staff, family and friends gathered on the morning of Thursday, May 14 to celebrate with the spring 2015 graduates. Award-winning students were recognized during the program, including the Dean’s Medal recipients, the honorary College of Technology Outstanding Student, Outstanding Graduate Student, Engineering Technology Outstanding Student, and six graduation ceremony Banner Bearers.

Faculty and Staff Excellence Award Winners Honored

In celebration of their exceptional accomplishments, four faculty members in the University of Houston College of Technology were recognized with awards for research, teaching, and service, on May 1 at the UH Sugar Land campus.

Cougars for Kids Volunteer Recognized at Texas Medical Center Celebration

The Texas Medical Center Volunteer Service Advisory Council ‘2015 Salute to Volunteers’ luncheon, Thursday, May 14, featured Dr. Denton A. Cooley as guest speaker. Dr. Cooley is a distinguished cardiovascular surgeon who created the Texas Heart Institute and School of Surgery. Honoree, An Dinh, a volunteer in the University of Houston Cougars For Kids program was named UH Volunteer of the year.

UH Construction Management Student Earns Top Score in the Nation

For the third time, a student from the University of Houston's construction management department has earned the highest score on a national certification exam.

Tom Herman to Speak at Graduate Convocation Ceremony May 14

Tom Herman, newly named UH head football coach, will be the featured speaker at the graduate convocation ceremony for the College of Technology, the Conrad Hilton College of Hotel & Restaurant Management, and the College of Education, on May 14, 2015, 2 p.m., Hofheinz Pavilion.

Delphians Visit UH

Dean William Fitzgibbon hosted the Houston Area Delphian Chapters joint board for lunch in the Astrodome Room of the UH Student Center.

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