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  • UH 88th Birthday

    The University of Houston turns 88 years old Saturday, March 7!

    How will you celebrate? Here are some ideas: 1. Visit Shasta at the Houston Zoo. 2. Honor the legacy of UH alumni astronauts at Space Center Houston. 3. Check out the Chemistry Hall in the Houston Museum of Natural Science (partly inspired by work of UH). 4. Wander through the The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Cullen Sculpture Garden (named for major UH donors). Post your birthday wishes and weekend celebration photos with the hashtag ‪#‎HappyBdayUH.

  • Broadway Legend Audra McDonald Kicking Off Madison Artist Series

    Broadway Legend Audra McDonald Kicking Off Madison Artist Series

    Grammy and Tony Award winner Audra McDonald, will be the first performer in the University of Houston Moores School of Music’s Madison Artist Series. She also will be on campus March 11th to share her insights on performing with UH students.

  • Registration Now Open for GEMI Symposium: Reliability and Security Across the Energy Value Chain

    Registration Now Open for GEMI Symposium: Reliability and Security Across the Energy Value Chain

    The C. T. Bauer College of Business Global Energy Management Institute (GEMI) symposium promises a lively and essential discussion of some of the most urgent issues facing energy markets today. March 11: 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m, Hilton University of Houston

  • UH Team Works to Help Patients with Down Syndrome See Better

    UH Team Works to Help Patients with Down Syndrome See Better

    New computer-simulated prescribing strategies for glasses may improve the vision of individuals with Down syndrome, thanks to a team of UH researchers who received a $1.67 million grant from the National Eye Institute.

  • ‘All right. All right. All right!’

    ‘All right. All right. All right!’

    Matthew McConaughey, the Academy Award-winning movie star, will deliver the inaugural University-wide Commencement address at TDECU Stadium. See the actor and salute the graduating class of 2015 on Friday, May 15.

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Events

Happening on and around campus

Mar 6 7pm

Kevin James Live

Kevin James bringing is comedy show to Cullen Performance Hall March 6th!

Mar 7 7:30pm

Symphony Orchestra

Franz Anton Krager, conductor Arne Almroth, Kris Chapman, student conductors Works by Beethoven, Respighi, Sibelius

Mar 8 3pm

UH Mens Basketball vs East Carolina

Coogs play the East Carolina Pirates in the last home game of the season.

Mar 10 7:30pm

Guest Recital-Lanzini and Montomoli

Giovanni Lanzini, clarinet Fabio Montomoli, guitar Ciao, Italia! A tribute to "bel canto" with works by Piromallo, Bellini, Paganini, Puccini, Rossini

Mar 31 5:30pm

Our Next Energy Workforce: Where Will It Come From?

2014-2015 Energy Symposium Series: Critical Issues in Energy

UH Launches Bold Reputation Campaign

UH Launches Bold Reputation Campaign

The Powerhouse campaign is expected to tally more than 65,000,000 impressions through print, online, video, billboards, digital elevator screens, signs and banners at Houston’s airports, email and social media now through spring 2015.

2014 President's Report

2014 President's Report

The 2014 President's Report is an illustration of the new heights we are reaching and our future aspirations. The report highlights our esteemed faculty, student and alumni success, community engagement and international impact.