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Thursday11/16
8:00 am5:00 pm
Photo Contest: International Education Week

We are excited to open this year's International Education Week Photo Contest! Share a photo from any of your travels abroad on Instagram using #CoogsAbroad2017 now through November 12. There will be prizes for the winners.

9:00 am5:00 pm
International Education Week Dining

UH Dining will be highlighting international cuisine with an entree item at Moody Towers Dining Commons Monday - Thursday. Follow your tastebuds and travel with us to India, Korea, Mexico, and Spain.

11:30 am1:00 pm
The Game Changers: From Raised Fists to #TakeAKnee

More than a year has passed since Colin Kaepernick first took a knee during the national anthem. Since then, the #TakeAKnee movement has dominated conversations on a national stage. Yet, despite the recent attention, this isn’t the first time social activism and sports have mixed and had explosive results.

12:00 pm1:00 pm
QPR Suicide Prevention Training

This nationally recognized program is designed to educate persons to recognize and respond to the signs of suicidal thinking and behaviors. Individuals will learn how to ask the suicide question, how to persuade the person to contact appropriate assistance, and how to identify referral options.

12:00 pm1:00 pm
QPR Suicide Prevention Training

This nationally recognized program is designed to educate persons to recognize and respond to the signs of suicidal thinking and behaviors. Individuals will learn how to ask the suicide question, how to persuade the person to contact appropriate assistance, and how to identify referral options.

12:00 pm1:00 pm
UH Mindfulness Meditation

Weekly mindfulness meditation sessions sponsored by the UH Wellness Center are open to everyone! This offering is part of UH Wellness's mission to educate around all dimensions of wellness, and provide a space for ?emotional and mental development. No experience necessary.

4:00 pm6:00 pm
Phi Beta Delta, Delta Iota Chapter International Scholars Reception

This Honor Society for international scholars is honoring J-1 Exchange Visitors, Fulbright Scholars, Reciprocal Educational Exchange Program Students, and Faculty who are studying or conducting at the University of Houston. Selected speakers will share about cultures, their research and/or studies.

9:00 am9:00 pm
CounterCurrent18

A free festival of performance, installation and ideas produced by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts.

8:00 pm9:30 pm
Cyber Transform Symposium

Our charge for this conference is to think about the technology-mediated interactions we face that are altering business, politics, the arts, and other areas of human endeavor. This means consideration of everything from how the information technologies enable community resilience to a collapse in privacy; how they reorganize education and contribute to disinformation; how they empower and alienate.

7:30 am2:30 pm
Cyber Transform Symposium

Our charge for this conference is to think about the technology-mediated interactions we face that are altering business, politics, the arts, and other areas of human endeavor. This means consideration of everything from how the information technologies enable community resilience to a collapse in privacy; how they reorganize education and contribute to disinformation; how they empower and alienate.

8:00 pm10:00 pm
Guest Artist: Jason Roberts

The Moores School of Music presents a silent film with live organ accompaniment by Jason Roberts of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church.

7:30 pm9:30 pm
Percussion Ensemble I

"Fridays at Moores" continues with a performance by Percussion Ensemble I.

7:00 pm9:00 pm
28th Annual Choral Invitational

Participating schools: Elsik High School; John Richardson, director, Pearland High School; Michael Kessler, director, Seven Lakes High School; Emily Chandler, director, Shadow Creek High School; Jennifer Gallagher, director