"El Greco: Doménicos Theotokópoulos from Crete to Toledo" Saturday, Oct. 18 The Hellenic Cultural Center of the Southwest and the UH Faculty Senate will host a lecture, film and reception on the Spanish Renaissance painter, sculptor and architect known as "El Greco." The event will begin at 5:20 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18 in the UC Theater, and the reception starts at 6:30 p.m. in the UC Ballroom. Theater doors open at 5 p.m. While the lecture and screening are free and open to the public, the reception is a ticketed event. Special rates are available for UH students, faculty and staff.
Scholars and administrators from one of the leading higher education institutions in the United Kingdom soon will be en route to the Lone Star State. Members of Swansea University's academic community are embarking on a trip to Texas. One of their stops will be the University of Houston.
The University of Houston Alumni Association, a nonprofit organization that serves and supports the University of Houston, its alumni and students, announced that six new members have been elected to serve on the organization's Board of Directors.