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  • ‘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.

  • SIGN UP! Be a part of UH Day at the Capitol

    SIGN UP! Be a part of UH Day at the Capitol

    Cougar Advocates for Texas (CATS), a group of volunteers that includes students, alumni, and community supporters will travel to Austin, Texas in February to meet with legislators and their staff at the state Capitol with the goal to maximize funding for the University of Houston.

  • UH Microfinance Program Empowers Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners

    UH Microfinance Program Empowers Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners

    The C. T. Bauer College of Business's Microfinance Program empowers aspiring local entrepreneurs from underserved communities in the Houston area by providing access to financial education, services and capital investment.

  • Tips to keep you safe on campus

    Tips to keep you safe on campus

    Walking with others on well-lit paths is one way to stay safe on campus. For other tips, check out the CougarSAFE video or website.

  • Students Unveil Mars Rover Models at UH Jan. 31

    Students Unveil Mars Rover Models at UH Jan. 31

    Houston-area elementary and middle school students will be showing off Mars Rover models they built at UH's 13th annual Mars Rover Model Celebration and Competition.

  • RecycleMania Runs February 1 Through March 28

    RecycleMania Runs February 1 Through March 28

    RecycleMania gets underway Feb. 5 in Butler Plaza with games, prizes and educational activities from noon to 2 p.m. Join us for the kickoff and check out our upcoming events.

  • New Partnership Addresses Need for Better Prepared Health Care Workforce

    New Partnership Addresses Need for Better Prepared Health Care Workforce

    4+1 Degree is a Collaboration Between UH College of Education, UTHealth. The College of Education offers a new area of study in the science of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health.

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Events

Happening on and around campus

Feb 1 2pm

Frau Margot

Film noir meets opera. Atmospheric and enigmatic, Frau Margot is the opera that Hitchcock would have wanted to direct.

Feb 1 2pm

UH Mens Basketball vs UCONN

Coogs tip off against American Athletics Conference opponent, the UConn Huskies.

Feb 2 7pm

A Capella Concert

Sacred works performed by Acabellas, Ardore, Floreat, Men of Moores, and Rhapsody.

Feb 5 11am

Learning Abroad Fair

Affiliate providers will be on site to answer any questions you have about learning abroad and to showcase their academic programs for the summer, fall, and winter 2015-2016 sessions.

Feb 5 1:30pm

Staff Council Meeting

General meetings are open to all staff.

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.

The University of Houston Magazine

The University of Houston Magazine

Introducing the newly designed University of Houston Magazine Website – accessible via your smart phone, tablet or computer.