Distinguished Leaders Series Tuesday, Sept. 23 Join the C. T. Bauer College of Business for the first Distinguished Leaders Series of the fall semester with Phillips 66 Chairman & CEO Greg Garland. The lecture will take place at 6 p.m., Sept. 23 in Melcher Hall, Room 160, with a reception before the lecture at 5 p.m. The event is free to the UH community. Click here to RSVP.
Professor Richard Willson and doctoral student Balakrishnan Raja, both in the chemical and biomolecular engineering department, have won the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Award. The UH I-Corps team will use the $50,000 award to develop highly sensitive rapid medical diagnostic tests that use “glow-in-the-dark” nanoparticles to signal the presence of a disease target.
Readers abandoning print newspapers in favor of online news may want to consider the effect it's having. A study conducted by a researcher at the University of Houston finds those who read printed news publications read more news and also remember more news than those who read news online.