Thursday, November 16, 2017
8:00am
Studets

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.


9:00am
Community Students

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.


11:30am
Lectures and Conferences Students Athletics Featured

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 isnít the first time social activism and sports have mixed and had explosive results.


12:00pm
Training and Workshops Students Health

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.

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.

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.


4:00pm
Training and Workshops Students Faculty

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.


5:30pm
Trainings and Workshops Students Faculty

The UH Energy Symposium Series - Permian and Peak Demand: Death of OPEC? - will be a provocative discussion on the future of the energy industry.