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Cougar Milestones is a digital newsletter from the Office of the Provost which highlights the milestones and achievements of our University, students, faculty, and alumni campus-wide.

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Travels with Shasta

Travels with Shasta tracks our mascot's travels, both in the United States and abroad.

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Read the latest news releases about initiatives, programs, and awards from the Office of the Provost.

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Recent News

For recent email communications from the Office of the Provost, please see below:

UHin4: 10 Days to Priority Enrollment
October 24, 2017

Student Success Workshop on 10/25: Grad School Prep
October 23, 2017

UHin4: 15 Days to Priority Enrollment
October 19, 2017

Host Fulbright Visiting Scholars
October 18, 2017

Classes Available for Sessions 5 and 6
October 16, 2017

Online Learning Consortium
October 16, 2017

Mark Your Calendars: Two Student Success Workshops This Week!
October 16, 2017

UHin4: Check for Enrollment Barriers
October 14, 2017

FED Upcoming Events
October 13, 2017

Emerging Trends Lecture Series: Teaching During a Disaster
October 12, 2017

UHin4: Meet with Your Advisor
October 10, 2017

UHin4: Countdown to Priority Enrollment
October 9, 2017

2018 Faculty Award Nominations
October 5, 2017

Become a Global Citizen at UH!
September 28, 2017

Office of the Provost Welcomes Hidden Figures Author Margot Lee Shetterly
September 26, 2017

Textbooks Available from UH Libraries
September 15, 2017

Enter the Provost’s Prize for Creative Writing to Win $2,500
September 14, 2017

Call for Proposals for Potential Use of Space
September 13, 2017

Apply for the Provost’s Travel Fund
September 7, 2017

Transportation and Childcare
September 1, 2017

Message from Provost Short Regarding Hurricane Harvey
August 30, 2017

Faculty Web Portal for Disaster Relief Resources
August 29, 2017

Faculty Storm Update
August 28, 2017

Download the Guide App Today, UH Undergrads!
August 24, 2017

Learning Abroad Fall Updates
August 14, 2017

2017 Graduate School Fair
August 10, 2017

College of Technology Dean Announcement: Dr. Tony Ambler
June 6, 2017

UH Chosen to Host Inter-University Program for Latino Research
May 25, 2017

Quality Enhancement Plan Selection Committee
May 8, 2017

End of Semester Helpful Links
April 25, 2017

Announcing the 2017 Farfel Award Winner
April 21, 2017

Technology Dean Candidate Visits
April 14, 2017

2017 Moores Professors and Teaching Excellence, Global, and Undergraduate Research Mentoring Awards Recipients
April 13, 2017

Provost Short Recognizes Outstanding Student Scholars
April 12, 2017

UHin4: The University of Houston’s Four-Year Graduation Plan
April 6, 2017

Participate in Wolffest to Promote Student Scholarships
April 4, 2017

Start Planning Your Future at UH!
April 3, 2017

Emerging Trends Lecture Series: Digital Humanities Panel Discussion
March 31, 2017

Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts Dean Announcement
March 28, 2017

Attend the Innovative Teaching and Learning Symposium
March 27, 2017

March 29: Houston GPS Momentum Year Symposium
March 23, 2017

QEP Topic Selected
March 20, 2017

Emerging Trends Lecture Series: Transitioning to Online Learning
March 13, 2017

APPLY NOW: Cub Camp Crew Applications
March 6, 2017

Study Abroad Programs Still Accepting Applications
March 3, 2017

Hidden Figures Chosen for Provost Summer Read Program
February 28, 2017

UH Joins Open Textbook Network
February 23, 2017

Learning Abroad Scholarship Workshop Today!
February 7, 2017

International Student Information Session
February 6, 2017

Apply to be a Cub Camp Counselor Today!
February 2, 2017

Reminder: Moores Professorship Deadline Feb. 6
February 1, 2017

Information Regarding Presidential Executive Order
January 30, 2017

Invitation to Learning Abroad Faculty-Led Workshop: Feb. 8, 3-4:30 pm
January 30, 2017

Faculty Café Opens Today!
January 26, 2017

Emerging Trends Lecture Series: Copyright in the Online Environment and Ares Course Reserves
January 25, 2017

Enter to Win the Provost’s Prize in Poetry
January 24, 2017

College of Technology Dean Search
January 23, 2017

UH to Establish Texas Education Research Center
January 17, 2017

Call for Proposals: Innovative Teaching and Learning Symposium
January 12, 2017

We are Saving a Seat for You!
January 4, 2017

Submit Your Proposal for the Teaching Innovation Program
January 5, 2016

Houston Scholars and HERE Programs
January 12, 2016

Classes Start Next Week, We Are Saving a Seat for You
January 13, 2016

Nominate Now! Cub Camp Namesake Nominations Now Open
January 19, 2016

UHin4: Your questions, answered.
January 19, 2016

Attend the Emerging Trends Lecture Series Next Friday!
January 22, 2016

Deadline to Submit Nominations for Moores Professorship – February 5
January 25, 2016

GTF Scholarship for Early College Graduates
January 27, 2016

Cub Camp Counselor Applications Now Open!
February 1, 2016

ACES / Historic Third Ward UH Community Schools Initiative
February 4, 2016

Farfel Distinguished Lecture – Feb. 8
February 4, 2016

Submit Your Proposal for an Online Creative Arts Course
February 8, 2016

Save the Date: Fueling Innovation through Transformation
February 10, 2016

Invitation to Innovative Teaching and Learning Symposium
February 10, 2016

Last Chance to Enter the Provost’s Prize
February 11, 2016

Announcing the New College of the Arts
February 23, 2016

Go Texan Day at UH
February 25, 2016

Cullen Graduate Fellowship Travel Grant
March 1, 2016

Postdoctoral Fellows Luncheon
March 1, 2016

New Website for Faculty on Teaching and Learning
March 2, 2016

An Introduction to Flipped Learning: Emerging Trends Lecture Series
March 7, 2016

National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity Web Portal
March 11, 2016

Session 6 Begins April 5 – Seats Still Available!
March 22, 2016

Register for the Innovative Teaching and Learning Symposium
March 24, 2016

CLASS Dean Search
March 29, 2016

2016 Moores Professors and Teaching Excellence Awards Recipients
April 7, 2016

UHin4: Registration Now Open!
April 8, 2016

Provost Short Recognizes Outstanding Student Scholars
April 12, 2016

Make Up Days
April 20, 2016

2016 Esther Farfel Award Announcement
April 21, 2016

Classes Affected by UH Football Game
April 21, 2016

Search for the Vice President for Research and Technology Transfer
April 28, 2016

End of Semester Helpful Web Links
April 29, 2016

Blackboard Bootcamp
May 11, 2016

Competitive Salary Adjustment
May 17, 2016 | Learn More

We Want to Help! Sign Up Today for the Fast Track to UH Fall Enrollment Event
June 2, 2016

Congratulations to Our NAE Members Recognized for the GURI Program
July 18, 2016

Limited Space: UHin4 Living Learning Community
July 21, 2016

Questions About Campus Carry
August 16, 2016

Introducing Your UH Coach
August 17, 2016

We Are Saving a Seat for You!
August 18, 2016

Enter the Provost’s Prize for Creative Writing
August 23, 2016

Finding the Next Big Thing: UH’s Quality Enhancement Plan
August 24, 2016

Fall Faculty Welcome Photos
September 1, 2016

TOP HAT Teaching Platform Demonstration: Emerging Trends Lecture Series
September 13, 2016

Apply for the Provost’s Travel Fund
September 13, 2016

Share Your Experience: UHin4
September 15, 2016

Author of Listening is an Act of Love Speaks at UH
September 27, 2016

2017 Faculty Award Nominations
October 7, 2016

Search for VC/VP for Research and Technology Transfer Campus Visits: Wilhelm
October 10, 2016

CLASS Dean Candidate Visits
October 11, 2016

VC/VP for Research and Technology Transfer Campus Visit: Elnashai
October 14, 2016

Instructional Uses of Live Online Video Streaming: Emerging Trends Lecture Series
October 17, 2016

Education 20/20: Innovative Teaching and Learning at a Distance
October 20, 2016

VC/VP for Research and Technology Transfer Campus Visit: Billo
October 26, 2016

Cub-Camp Co-Chair Applications Now Open!
October 31, 2016

You’re Invited: Dave Isay to Speak at UH
November 1, 2016

We are Saving a Seat for You!
November 1, 2016

HRM Dean Search Announcement
January 7, 2015

CCLA Graduation Photos 
January 22, 2015

Moores Professorships Deadline Approaching 
January 26, 2015

CCSW Dean Announcement 
January 29, 2015

Princeton Review of the University of Houston 
January 29, 2015

Spring Commencement Announcement 
January 29, 2015

Dean John Roberts to Leave the University
January 30, 2015

Faculty-Led Learning Abroad Program Workshop – Feb. 12
February 2, 2015

FED Food for Thought
February 2, 2015

Dean of Libraries Search Update
February 9, 2015

Thank You for Attending the Provost Faculty Recognition Luncheon
February 12, 2015

2015 Teaching Innovation Program
February 19, 2015

Go Texan Day at UH!
February 24, 2015

Faculty Engagement and Development – March Events
February 25, 2015

Thank You Hilton College Faculty
February 27, 2015

Thank You Architecture Faculty
March 4, 2015

UHin4 – Have you chosen your major?
March 4, 2015

UHin4 – Get Involved at UH!
March 4, 2015

Conversations with the President – Upcoming Events
March 10, 2015

UHin4 – Celebration 4 Success!
March 11, 2015

Enroll Now for Spring Sessions 5 and 6
March 12, 2015

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Dean Appointed
March 13, 2015

Thank You GCSW Faculty
March 13, 2015

Faculty-Led Abroad Workshop – April 8
March 23, 2015

We are Saving a Seat for You!
March 28, 2015

Balancing Research and Teaching
March 30, 2015

FED Upcoming April Events
April 3, 2015

Invitation to Innovative Teaching and Learning Symposium
April 7, 2015

May Commencement Information
April 8, 2015

Teaching Excellence and Moores Professor Awards
April 13, 2015

Librarians Dean Announcement
April 14, 2015

Thank You UH Law Center Faculty
April 15, 2015

Thank You College of Technology Faculty
April 22, 2015

Thank You Student Leaders
April 24, 2015

Lead a Seminar Discussion for the Provost Summer Read Program
April 27, 2015

FED May Events
April 28, 2015

Cub Camp Registration Opens May 1
April 29, 2015

Save the Date for 2015 GRaSP
April 30, 2015

2015 Esther Farfel Award Announcement
May 4, 2015

UHin4: You’re Going Places!
May 4, 2015

Thank You University Librarians
May 6, 2015

Enroll Now for Summer Mini Semester
May 7, 2015

Thank You College of Pharmacy Faculty
May 8, 2015

End of Semester Helpful Web Links
May 12, 2015

Connect with UH Cub Camp Tonight for Periscope!
June 15, 2015

Sign Up for a UH Provost Summer Read Seminar Today!
June 24, 2015

Stay on Track with 15 Hours at UH in Fall
July 15, 2015

Conversations with the President – Health
August 3, 2015

Time to Enroll at University of Houston!
August 18, 2015

Introducing Your UH Coach!
August 21, 2015

Provost Summer Read Essay Contest and Author’s Forum
September 1, 2015

Invitation to Meet Sarah Lewis, Author of The Rise, September 23
September 8, 2015

UHin4 – Faculty and Advisor Newsletter
September 21, 2015

UHin4 – Student Newsletter
September 21, 2015

UH Football Game – Thursday, October 8
September 24, 2015

Graduate Research and Scholarship Projects Day – October 30
September 30, 2015

Attend the Emerging Trends Lecture Series
October 6, 2015

Energy Symposium Series: Critical Issues in Energy
October 27, 2015

Attend the Emerging Trends Lecture Series
November 12, 2015

Dean William Fitzgibbon
November 30, 2015

Attend the Emerging Trends Lecture Series
December 3, 2015

Invitation to Innovative Teaching and Learning Symposium
December 10, 2015

Sign Up Now for Winter Mini Session
December 11, 2015

Teaching Innovation Program Grant
January 6, 2014

Dean Rooks
January 24, 2014

Dean Colby
January 31, 2014

Make-Up Days
February 3, 2014

Fall and Spring Scheduling Options
February 18, 2014

Go Texan Day
February 19, 2014

Spring 2014 Sessions – Students
February 21, 2014

Spring 2014 Sessions – Faculty
February 27, 2014

Law Center Dean Search Update
March 12, 2014

Invitation to Energy Initiative Faculty Luncheon
April 4, 2014

Summer Sessions
April 4, 2014

GCSW Dean Search Update
April 21, 2014

NSM Dean Search Update
April 21, 2014

Law Center Dean Search Update
April 28, 2014

Farfel Faculty Award Announcement
April 30, 2014

Updates from the Office of the Provost
May 12, 2014

Provost Summer Read Seminar Registration
May 28, 2014

UH Sugar Land Work Groups
June 4, 2014

Fall 2014 Textbook Adoptions
June 18, 2014

Save the Date: Provost’s Faculty Welcome
June 24, 2014

Graduate Research & Scholarship Day
July 7, 2014

GCSW Interim Dean Appointment
July 10, 2014

Provost Summer Read Essay Contest and Author’s Forum
August 27, 2014

Invitation to ABC News Anchor Byron Pitts’ Lecture on Monday, September 15
September 8, 2014

Updates from the Office of the Provost
September 24, 2014

Call for Nominations for the 2014-15 Faculty Awards
October 1, 2014

ADVANCE Center Kick-Off October 21
October 6, 2014

Hilton College Dean Search Announcement
October 22, 2014

Special Announcement on Ebola Preparedness
October 24, 2014

Enroll Now for Fall Session 6 Courses
October 27, 2014

Thank You – CLASS Faculty Recognition Luncheon
October 30, 2014

Compensation Committee Update
November 10, 2014

Reminder: HRM Dean Candidate Presentation Today
November 12, 2014

Thank You – Bauer College Faculty
November 13, 2014

End of Semester Helpful Web Links
November 25, 2014

Thank You Cullen Faculty
December 4, 2014

Thank You NSM Faculty
December 4, 2014

Wishing You a Safe and Healthy Holiday Break
December 4, 2014

Winter Term Classes Open for Enrollment
December 5, 2014

Provost Visiting Scholars Program
December 10, 2014

Save the Date: Faculty-Led Learning Abroad Program Workshop – 2/12, 3:00–4:30 pm
December 18, 2014