Distinguished Leaders Series: Direct Energy President and CEO Badar Khan Thursday, Oct. 23 Direct Energy President and CEO Badar Khan will speak to students, faculty and alumni at the semester's final installment of the C. T. Bauer College of Business' Distinguished Leaders Series. Khan's presentation, "Innovations in Energy," will begin at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 23 in Melcher Hall, Room 160. Though free, RSVP is required. Click here to RSVP.
Shuo Chen, an assistant professor in the Department of Physics, has been awarded a Robert A. Welch Professorship in High Temperature Superconductivity and Materials Physics from the Texas Center for Superconductivity at the University of Houston.
Art Rascon, Emmy award-winning reporter and anchor for KTRK channel 13, will serve as the keynote speaker for the University of Houston Center for Mexican American Studies' scholarship banquet. The 18th Annual Noche Cultural Scholarship Banquet is planned from 6 – 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25 in the Conrad N. Hilton Ballroom of the Hilton University of Houston.