Undergraduate Research Day will take place on Thursday, October 22nd at 4 p.m. in the Rockwell Pavilion, M.D. Anderson Library, and the Honors College. Join hundreds of attendees and celebrate the achievements of our student researchers by touring the posters and oral presentations.
Join the Center for Diversity and Inclusion for a conversation with Richard Blanco. Blanco presented 'One Today' at President Obama's second inauguration. He was the first immigrant, Latino, openly gay, and the youngest person to serve as the U.S. Inaugural Poet.
Audiences from around the globe have gravitated to Jason Silva's energetic insights on creativity, spirituality, technology, humanity and a range of other subjects. He will present "Innovation and Thinking Differently" at 6:00 p.m., Oct. 22 in UH's Cullen Performance Hall.
A UH researcher and his team were awarded nearly $2.3 million in funding from the NIH's National Cancer Institute to find a more effective treatment for prostate cancer. The standard treatment methods in the advanced stage of the disease lose effectiveness after about one to two years.
A virtual reality cave at the University of Houston is the newest technology to help study human behavior.
The Phi Beta Kappa Society, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious academic honor society, has established a chapter at the University of Houston. UH is one of three institutions chartered to join the 283 existing Phi Beta Kappa chapters at America’s most esteemed colleges and universities.
A $950,000 National Science Foundation grant awarded to UH will fund a new high-performance computer equipped with accelerators, a new technology that promises to be the prevailing trend of the future.
Members of Houston’s Third Ward community are receiving healthy meals delivered to their door courtesy of University of Houston students.
Audiences soon will experience the fact-based drama “FuenteOvejuna” at the University of Houston’s Jose Quintero Theatre. Presented by UH’s School of Theatre & Dance, the play will be performed Oct. 9 – 18.
This month, Jules Massenet’s “Manon” makes its UH debut in the Moores Opera House. Performances run Oct. 23 - 26.
- Oct 12 11am
Join the UH Graduate College of Social Work and the UH Law Center for a conversation on non-violence and forgiveness.
- Oct 14 9am
The University of Houston Police Department invite the UH community to join them for a cup of coffee and a conversation. Bring your question and concerns and learn more about the UHPD.
- Oct 14 7pm
Tamara Keith, keynote lecture in conjunction with "Collaboration: Women Re-making American Political Culture".
- Oct 15 4pm
Join the Blaffer Art Museum Student Association at the museum and in the Fine Arts courtyard for fun, food, music, performances by UH Modern Dance, art-making and tours of our critically acclaimed exhibitions, "Time / Image" and "Zina Saro-Wiwa: Did You Know We Taught Them How to Dance?"
- Oct 16 12:30pm
The Barbara Karkabi Living Archives Series features interviews with women from the Houston area, which are videotaped and collected in the Carey C. Shuart Women' Archive at the UH library, Special Collections.
The University of Houston is creating research excellence. This issue of Research and Innovation engages readers with stories about cutting-edge approaches to cancer treatment, how the brain is affected by expressive dance, intriguing findings through laser mapping, and many more groundbreaking scientific discoveries.
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.