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8:30 am3:30 pm
Houston Medication Safety Symposium

The symposium will discuss the recent most advances in the areas of high risk medications and prescription abuse with respect to practice, research, and policy.

10:00 am12:00 pm
Business Skills for Visual Artists Workshop

Join Fresh Arts and successful full-time artist Taft McWhorter to learn practical tips on how to move art-making out of the corners of your life, and safely put it front and center.

3:00 pm6:00 pm
Tennis Singles

Take part in a tennis singles tournament.

6:00 pm9:30 pm
Lavender Graduation & Alumni Reception

This is an annual ceremony conducted on campus to honor lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual, and ally students and to acknowledge their achievements and contributions to the University.

6:00 pm9:00 pm
School of Art Annual Spring Student Exhibition

Opening reception: Friday, April 29, 6 - 9 pm On view through Saturday, May 13 The UH School of Art presents the annual Student Exhibition at the Blaffer Art Museum. Every spring, this popular juried exhibition introduces Houston audiences to the work of UH's talented undergraduate seniors and first- and second-year graduate students from the School of Art. Join us for the opening reception and open studio visits on Friday, April 29 in Blaffer Art Museum from 6 - 9pm. The exhibition will be on view through Saturday, May 13, 2017. Blaffer Art Museum is free to the public and open Tuesday - Saturday from 10 am - 5pm. This exhibition is made possible in part by the UH Student Fees Advisory Committee.

8:00 pm11:00 pm
Brandi Carlile in concert

Alternative country and folk rock singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile commemorates the 10-year anniversary of "The Story."

8:00 pm10:00 pm
10 Minute Play Festival

Quintero Theatre Friday, April 28th at 8PM Saturday, April 29th at 2PM and 8PM Sunday, April 30th at 2PM and 8PM The School of Theatre & Dance is excited to present the fifth annual 10-Minute Play Festival! The popular showcase highlights some of the best new work from our BFA playwrights, as well as, numerous pieces selected from our international 10-minute play contest. Join us for this one weekend only event. For tickets, visit

9:00 am9:00 pm

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