Retirement 101 Tuesday, March 11 Following this course, participants will gain a greater understanding of Optional Retirement Program (ORP) and Teacher Retirement System (TRS) retirement benefits, ORP and TRS vesting, TRS retirement eligibility, establishing TRS service credit, continued insurance benefits at retirement and employment after retirement guidelines. The course begins at 2 p.m., March 11 in McElhinney Hall, Room 341. To enroll in the course, register for HRT039 in PASS.
Each spring, University of Houston Honors College students venture into new creative areas through the course "Artists and their Regions." This year's journey takes students to the world-renowned Methodist Hospital in the center of Houston's Texas Medical Center. Students are observing medical practitioners, serve as volunteers and immerse themselves within the hospital.
In order to repair damage from a lightning strike that occurred in January, the University has planned electrical maintenance to occur during spring break. University buildings will experience planned electrical interruptions March 14, 15 and 16 to make necessary repairs to the electrical distribution system, as well as complete necessary preventive testing to the distribution system.