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  • FBI Lecture Offers Guidance on Protecting Research Data

    FBI Lecture Offers Guidance on Protecting Research Data

    As part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the UH Division of Research and University Information Technology invite you to attend "Who is Stealing Your Research?: FBI Special Agents' Strategies for Protecting Research Information", a lecture presented by two Special Agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

  • Graduate Research and Scholarship Projects (GRaSP) Day

    Graduate Research and Scholarship Projects (GRaSP) Day

    The Graduate School and Provost Paula Myrick Short invite you to the first Graduate Research and Scholarship Projects (GRaSP) Day. This event will showcase graduate research-related activities across all disciplines on Oct. 31.

  • “Salary, Family, Climate: What Keeps Women Out of STEM Fields?”

    “Salary, Family, Climate: What Keeps Women Out of STEM Fields?”

    UT Sociologist Jennifer Glass will speak on Thursday, October 30 about women in STEM fields from a societal perspective as the 2014 McGovern Lecturer in Family, Health, and Human Values. Reception at 5:30 p.m. - Talk at 6:30 p.m.

  • Nina Vance and the Alley Theatre: A Life’s Work

    Nina Vance and the Alley Theatre: A Life’s Work

    A new exhibit at the University of Houston Libraries illuminates the life of visionary Alley Theatre founder Nina Vance, and provides a contextual history of the theatre's rise to prominence.

  • Virtual Patients Come Alive in New Simulation Lab

    Virtual Patients Come Alive in New Simulation Lab

    This fall, UH optometry students began hands-on training in a first-of-its-kind simulation lab that offers them 24/7 access to virtual patients. The lab is the only one at an optometric program in the country and the largest in the world.

  • Unique Holdings at University of Houston Libraries

    Unique Holdings at University of Houston Libraries

    Faculty, students, researchers and anyone interested in discovering rare literary treasures are invited to attend a brown bag lecture on Wednesday, October 29 in the Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion at the MD Anderson Library.

  • UH’s Bose Discovered a New Class of Drug Before Taking a Leadership Role at the University

    UH’s Bose Discovered a New Class of Drug Before Taking a Leadership Role at the University

    Clinical trials are underway at three locations across the U.S. for a new anticancer drug developed by Rathindra Bose, vice president for research and technology transfer at the University of Houston and vice chancellor at the University of Houston system.

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Events

Happening on and around campus

Oct 30 10am

Enrollment Services Street Team Event

Spring 2015 enrollment is only two weeks away! Let your Enrollment Services Street Team help you get ready. Stop by our table at the UC Oct. 29 and 30.

Nov 3 7pm

24th Annual Choral Invitational

Concert Chorale with Clements, College Park, Dawson, Stratford high schools. Conductors: Betsy Cook Weber, Mary Matysiak, Erin Bodhaine, Roxan Silva and Peter Steinmetz

Nov 4 4pm

Alain Mabanckou in Conversation

Julie Tolliver, assistant professor of French, interviews Alain Mabanckou, the much-decorated French poet, novelist, and essayist.

Nov 6 1:30pm

Staff Council Meeting

General meetings are open to all staff.

Nov 6 3pm

Sales Career Fair

PES Career Fair is a great way to network with companies interested in sales students

Join the UH1UP Challenge!

Join the UH1UP Challenge!

This scavenger hunt will help you find academic resources, learn about UH, and network with fellow Coogs.

UH Homecoming

UH Homecoming

Homecoming is more than a football game, it's a week-long celebration and one of the oldest traditions on campus!