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Thursday: September 5th

Health Center Open House

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
UH Health Center

Get a FREE First Aid Kit and see what the Health Center has to offer.

CSI Organizations Fair

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Houston Room

Tour dozens of the hundreds of student organizations on campus and check out great ways to get involved!

Learning Support Services Open House

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Cougar Village 1 Rm 109 N 

The mission of Learning Support Services (LSS) is to increase graduation rates by improving student retention at the University of Houston. We offer learning support programs and self-development activities designed to increase student academic performance and improve student retention. Individualized diagnostic, prescriptive, and instructive educational plans as well as group intervention programs are available. See what Learning Support Services has to offer!

Cool off with Coog Radio

11:30AM - 1:00PM
Butler Plaza

Listen to Coog Radio on the plaza, pick up a free shirt, bottle or a pair of sunglasses, talk to DJs and members of your student-run radio station!

Daily Cougar Open House

4:00 – 6:00PM
Rm. 12 UC Satellite

Meet the editors, find out about opportunities to work with The Daily Cougar and how the newspaper works.

Define:College (SVN) General Meeting

6:00 – 8:00PM
Rio Grande Room (266) in the University Center

The first meeting of the 2013 Fall semester for the SVN produced show "Define:College", actors, writers, ect . If you've ever wanted to work on a TV show, swing by ! All welcome, no requirements .

CEO Concert - Soka Kartel

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Lynn Eusan Park

CEO is bringing some Caribbean flair on campus with soka music from Barbados! It will be an outdoor concert held at the Lynn Eusan Park for students to enjoy an energetic night of upbeat music!

Friday: September 6th

Cougar Red Friday

Here at UH, wearing Red on Friday is more than just a tradition; it is who we are. We wear Red to show our pride and passion for the University. It is our visual identity. The color unites us to live and to celebrate together, and behold our individual achievements as a singular legacy of pride.

Friday Prayer

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
A.D. Bruce Religion Center 201, 202, and 204

The Muslim Student Association hosts weekly Friday Prayer every week in the A.D. Bruce Religion Center.

Children's Learning Center Open House

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
CLC Wheeler

Serving the children of students, faculty, and staff, the Children's Learning Centers provide early childhood education for everyone from infants to age five. Check out the great services the Children's Learning Center has to offer!

College of Pharmacy Open House

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
141 Science & Research Bldg. 2

Meet and greet with the College of Pharmacy advisors and current Pharmacy students. Introducing the College of Pharmacy and the PharmD (Doctor of Pharmacy) program through various presentations and activities.

Blaffer Art Museum: A Night at the Museum

6:00 – 9:00pm
Join us at UH's very own contemporary art museum for an evening of free food, drinks and music! Listen to the sounds of Coog Radio DJs, take a selfie at the Blaffer #Selfie Station and check out the opening reception of the latest exhibition, Feast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art. Unlike the typical art opening—this one includes art you can touch! Drop by anytime between 6-9pm to enjoy an art-full evening.