Tuesday, October 3, 2017
9:00am
Lectures and Conferences Community Students

Symposium: The Sesilient Soul 2.0, Welcoming Our Refugee Neighbors will have a keynote lecture on US refugee policy delivered by Anne Richard, Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees & Migration (2012-2017).


1:30pm
Community Film Students

There will be a public screening of the recent Academy Award-nominated film "Hidden Figures" at the Student Center Theater in anticipation of the author's visit at 7:00 pm., when author of the best-selling book "Hidden Figures," Margot Lee Shetterly, will give a talk at the Wortham Theatre as part of the Provost Summer Read Program.


4:00pm
Community Students

Find out more about the world of opportunities located within Houston. The University of Houston is partnering with Houston First to host an interactive, multimedia event to give UH students an opportunity to learn about discounts, transportation, entertainment, arts, sports and available internship and volunteer opportunities in the city of Houston.


7:00pm
Lectures and Conferences Community Featured Students

Margot Lee Shetterly, author of the New York Times bestseller "Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race," will engage the university community in a discussion of her work. She will discuss her book and then sit down for a fireside chat with Ellen Ochoa, Director of the NASA Johnson Space Center.


7:30pm
Arts Performances Music

Papandopulo: Horoscope Dance Suite for Two Pianos and Percussion, Op. 52