Pharmacy students wrapped up the spring semester with awards for excellence in professional service, clinical skills and disease management, earning kudos at the state level from the Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
The American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) hosted a special session to honor the lifetime scholarly achievement of Lois Parkinson Zamora at its annual conference this spring.
The University of Houston will lead plans for an Advanced Superconductor Manufacturing Institute, aimed at speeding the full commercialization of high-temperature superconductors.
Hunter Yurachek, who was honored as the 2014 Under Armour Football Championship Athletic Director of the Year, has been named vice president for intercollegiate athletics and athletic director at the University of Houston.
All eyes were on entrepreneurship when the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board recently recognized the Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship for statewide community impact, program excellence and student success.
A recent University of Houston study suggests that long-term exposure to news may negatively influence racial bias toward social groups.
The University of Houston’s educational and research programs in cybersecurity and cyber defense have been recognized by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security.
Like many others, University of Houston student Serjio Brereda is planning a summer trip. The junior political science major will be participating in the Journey of Hope, a 4,000 mile cross-country cycling trek to raise money and awareness for people with disabilities.
Researchers at the University of Houston have determined that climate change – in the form of a stronger sea breeze, the result of warmer soil temperatures – contributed to the drop in high-ozone days in the Houston area.
Patrick Peters is no stranger to guiding his students on studio projects with real world potential. The University of Houston architecture professor frequently leads class projects that focus on designing amenities and structures for Houston-area communities.
- Jun 2 10am
Sound Speed Marker showcases a trilogy of video installations, related photographs and an outdoor sculpture by the renowned Swiss-American artist duo, Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler.
- Jun 6 7:30pm
Short Ride in a Fast Machine by Adams. Violin Concerto by Barber. Ein Heldenleben by Strauss. Franz Anton Krager, conductor - Glenn Dicterow, violin.
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.
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.