New Superconducting Coil Improves MRI Performance
A multidisciplinary research team led by University of Houston scientist Jarek Wosik has developed a high-temperature superconducting coil that allows magnetic resonance imaging scanners to produce higher resolution images or acquire images in a shorter time than when using conventional coils.
Three Renowned Energy Researchers Join University of Houston
The University of Houston has recruited three renowned researchers working in the energy field – two members of the National Academy of Engineering and one member of the National Academy of Sciences – as part of the Governor's University Research Initiative.
UH Moves Up in Global Rankings for Issued Patents...
The University of Houston is among the top 100 university systems in the world for granted U.S. utility patents in 2015.
Octava App Delivering Bard Facts During Houston Shakespeare Festival
The Houston Shakespeare Festival has long brought the Bard’s best to the Bayou City. Now, the University of Houston-produced festival is bringing Elizabethan-era theatre into the digital age.
Fifth Annual Eye Expo at UH Offers Resources to the Visually Impaired
A vision expo will be held at the UH College of Optometry July 30, addressing advocacy for the visually impaired in the community, workplace and government. The fifth-annual Houston Area Insight Expo is open to the public.
UH Professor Researching Slave Culture on Former Plantations
UH Anthropology professor Ken Brown is studying slave culture at the former site of the Levi Jordan Plantation in Brazoria County. His findings from a previous dig will be featured in the new Smithsonian Museum of African American Culture and History.
Jul 27 12pm
Blaffer Art Museum Exhibition: Free Gallery Talk + Lunch
Get more out of Blaffers acclaimed exhibition Hilary Lloyd with a free gallery talk by Blaffer curatorial fellow Javier Sánchez Martínez, who organized the exhibition. Then, keep the conversation going over lunch, which is on us!
Jul 29 8:15pm
Much Ado About Nothing
Houston Shakespeare Festival. Directed by Jack Young. July 29, 31, August 2, 4, 6. Admission is free, but tickets are required for covered seating.
Jul 30 8:15pm
Houston Shakespeare Festival. Directed by Lenny Banovez. July 30, August 3, 5, 7 . Admission is free, but tickets are required for covered seating.
Aug 9 1pm
Campus Jobs for Coogs
Campus Jobs for Coogs is a Career Fair sponsored by University Career Services for students seeking on-campus employment.
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