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Elnashai Heads Research and Technology Transfer for UHS, UH

As the new vice chancellor and vice president for research and technology transfer, Amr Elnashai will lead UH's research operations and the rapid development of its innovation Elnashai will also oversee five nationally-funded research centers.  Read more …


UH System Announces Partnership with Chartwells Higher Education for Campus Dining Services

The UH System has entered into a partnership with Chartwells Higher Education that will result in a strategic transformation of its dining services. The move promises to strongly appeal to current and prospective students, alumni, visitors, faculty and staff.  Read more …


On Campus

  • New dining service provider Chartwells Higher Education has implemented exciting changes at the more than 30 on-campus food locations including creative new culinary, technological and sustainability-related enhancements. Read more...
  • The popular Campus Food Truck program has expanded its weekend hours to help better serve the campus community. See more...
  • The Blaffer Art Museum presents the first major institutional exhibition by The Propeller Group, a Vietnam and Los Angeles-based art collective. The exhibition will be on display through Sept. 30.

Faculty & Staff News

  • Fredell Lack, longtime music professor and admired violinist, has passed away at age 95. An Oklahoma-born violinist and teacher with a long international career that began in the 1940s, she was known for intimate interpretations of works by the Romantics. Read more...
  • Sharon Nellums-Goosby, who helped UH Law Center students for 18 years in a variety of ways beyond the scope of her job description as academic records coordinator, died recently at the age of 53. Read more ....
  • Peter Jurtshuk, professor emeritus in the Department of Biology and Biochemistry, died recently. He was 87. Read more ...
  • Hurricane season is here. Faculty and staff should take stock of their necessities to ensure you have everything you need for you and your family - including pets - to make it through several days without power, and possibly away from home if an evacuation is ordered. Read more ...
  • Human Resources has launched an online Staff Resources Guide. This online guide is a collection of resources available to the campus community. The online guide replaces the Employee Staff Handbook manual. Read more ...