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  • UH Year in Review

    UH Year in Review

    As we gear up for an exciting new academic year, it's important to also celebrate the accomplishments of 2014-15. UH continues to perform and transform on a grand scale. We hope you enjoy these video highlights from the 2014-15 academic year, which will not soon be forgotten ... but it may soon be eclipsed.

  • UH Chorale Earns World Championship in Germany

    UH Chorale Earns World Championship in Germany

    UH's Moores Concert Chorale returned home from Germany's Grand Prix of Nations with the World Championship in the Youth Choir category. The chorale — led by professor Betsy Cook Weber — also earned gold awards in several categories including pop, jazz, youth choir and folk.

  • UH Moment: Solar Powered Cell Phone Charging Station

    UH Moment: Solar Powered Cell Phone Charging Station

    A new solar powered cell phone charging station at the University of Houston is teaching sustainability one charge at a time.

  • Coogs Get Consent Program Targets Sexual Misconduct on UH Campus

    Coogs Get Consent Program Targets Sexual Misconduct on UH Campus

    Before incoming freshman and transfer students at the University of Houston take their first classes, the University is sharing useful information and teaching an important lesson during its new student orientation program.

  • Register for Cub Camp Today!

    Register for Cub Camp Today!

    If you don’t know what the Cougar spirit is yet, you’re about to find out! Cub Camp is three days of unity, spirit, traditions, and growth held at a retreat site off campus to help new students focus on what it means to be a UH Coog.

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Events

Happening on and around campus

Jul 31 8:30pm

Macbeth

Houston Shakespeare Festival. Directed by Jack Young. July 31, August 2, 4, 6, 8. Admission is free, but tickets are required for covered seating.

Aug 1 8:30pm

The Merchant of Venice

Houston Shakespeare Festival. Directed by Tiger Reel. August 1, 5, 7, 9. Admission is free, but tickets are required for covered seating

Aug 14 11:30am

Staff Appreciation and Cougar Cupcake Challenge

Delicious food, fantastic drawings and great fun! Sign up for the 2nd Annual Cupcake Challenge. RSVP by August 6 to UH Contact Center at 713-743-2255.

Aug 15 9am

The 5th Annual Energy 101 Conference

The program will provide students with key concepts concerning the energy sector, provide a forum to discuss contemporary industry topics, offer advice regarding careers in the industry, and present networking opportunities.

Aug 22 2pm

UH Volleyball - Red White Scrimmage

The team will hold a Red & White Scrimmage and Red & White Clinic. The clinic is free for children eighth grade and under starting at noon with the scrimmage following at 2 p.m.

Coach Tom Herman

University of Houston Spring 2015 Magazine

This issue highlights student community engagement initiatives, a program that fosters local entrepreneurs as they start new businesses, and interesting facts about the UH Coastal Center. Also learn more about our award-winning head football coach, new leadership, and esteemed professor emeritus Lawrence Curry.

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.