From the Court to the Classroom, Cougars are Determined to Achieve
The UH Men’s Basketball team has displayed incredible grit and determination on its way to earning a No. 1 seed at the NCAA Tournament. But strong character and the ability to overcome any challenge are traits that permeate well beyond the hardwood. Students and faculty across the UH campus are fueled by an unrelenting will to achieve.
Meet UH's Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Scholars
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is not only the world’s biggest rodeo, it one of the largest scholarship providers in the United States. Meet a handful of Coogs who have been provided with unique opportunities to get involved in their community as “Rodeo Scholars.”
Inside UH Day at the Capitol
More than a hundred Coogs journeyed to the Texas Capitol in Austin for UH Day at the Capitol on March 2. It was a day for students, faculty, staff, alumni and leaders to highlight UH's accomplishments and priorities for state legislators.
City or Country Living? Research Reveals Psychological Differences
A University of Houston psychologist is reporting that Americans who live in more rural areas tend to be more anxious and depressed, as well as less open-minded and more neurotic. The research points to disparities in access to psychological services as one potential reason for these psychological differences.
No. 1 Men’s Basketball Earns Top Seed in NCAA Tournament Midwest Region
For the fifth straight season, the UH Men's Basketball program will compete in the NCAA Tournament. The Cougars will compete as the No. 1 seed in the Midwest Region and face No. 16 seed Northern Kentucky inside Legacy Arena in the first round Thursday in Birmingham, Alabama.
New UH Program Introduces Students to the Vast Potential of Artificial Intelligence
The emerging field of artificial intelligence, and its effects on global and local business, are the focus of a new program at the University of Houston’s C.T. Bauer College of Business. A partnership of UH and Intel, the program will equip students with training and skills critical to the future workforce.
Mar 23 5:00 pm
Frontier Fiesta Day 1
Fiesta has landed! Join us for Day 1 and enjoy laser tag, a stroll-off, a moonwalk, paint by the numbers, and much more! Food trucks and beverages will be available each day, along with various giveaways including t-shirts!
Mar 24 5:00 pm
Frontier Fiesta Day 2
Fiesta has landed! Join us for Day 2 and enjoy Virtual Reality, karaoke, a drag show, quad jump, and much more! Food trucks and beverages will be available each day, along with various giveaways including t-shirts!
Mar 25 12:00 pm
Frontier Fiesta Day 3
Fiesta has landed! Join us for Day 3 and enjoy arcade games, a rock wall, airbrush tattoos, a bungee run, and Cougar Casino! Come early to enjoy Family Fun Day from 12 pm-5 pm. The SPB concert, featuring Juicy J and Social House, will start at 7 pm.
Mar 25 8:00 pm
Frontier Fiesta Concert feat. Juicy J and Social House
Close out our 3-day festival with the SPB concert featuring Juicy J and Social House! Show starts at 8 pm. Doors open at 7pm.
Mar 28 5:30 pm
The Future of Public Policy Schools in Texas
Join an insightful conversation with the state’s top public policy education leaders as they discuss the critical role and future of public policy schools in Texas. The panel discussion will also cover the challenges leaders face as they prepare the next generation of experts and professionals to identify and address the most pressing issues of the day.
Mar 29 5:00 pm
Grad School Info Session: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction
Don’t miss this free virtual information session Wednesday, March 29, 2023, at 5 p.m. about earning a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction. The program offers a variety of specializations (with online options), and GRE waivers are available. Click here to RSVP.
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