UH News

Featured Photo

movers and shakers
Scott McClelland, president of H-E-B Houston, offered the keynote address at the Retailing and Consumer Science Program’s annual Movers & Shakers event, talking about the excitement of the retail business. H-E-B is a $20 billion business with 355 stores in Texas and Mexico, including 13 manufacturing facilities. “We’re all consumers, and we all shop,” McClelland said.

Top Stories

Ronald Hughey Introduced as Women's Basketball Coach

Former Florida State assistant coach Ronald Hughey was formally introduced as the head women's basketball coach at the University of Houston by Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Mack Rhoades during a Tuesday afternoon press conference. Hughey becomes the Cougars' seventh head coach in the program's 39-year history, replacing Todd Buchanan, who resigned due to personal reasons last December. Wade Scott took over on an interim basis for the remainder of the 2013-2014 season.

Moores School of Music to Honor its Director David Ashley White

Internationally acclaimed composer David Ashley White is stepping down as director of the Moores School of Music, effective June 1, 2014.
To honor his 15-year tenure as director, major components of the Moores School of Music will combine to present a concert version of Leonard Bernstein's opera, Candide, on Saturday, April 26. It will be the final concert of the season during the 2013-2014 academic year.

UH Student Named Goldwater Scholar, Two More Receive Honorable Mention

Performing brain research that can one day be applied to medical and technological advances, UH junior Khanh Nguyen has been recognized as one of the nation’s top science students. A double major in mathematics and physics, Nguyen is among the 2014 recipients of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.

Other Stories