Moores School of Music Faculty Recital Thursday, Oct. 23 Saxophonist Dan Gelok, pianist Timothy Hester and guest violinist Ning Gelok will perform works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Chambers, Chopin, Harbison and Koechlin. The event takes place at 7:30 p.m. at Dudley Recital Hall. To purchase tickets, visit the school’s website.
The University of Houston will be recognized Nov. 17 by IEEE (the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) as the site of the discovery by physicist Paul Chu and colleagues of a material that made high temperature superconductivity practical for real-world applications. The University will receive IEEE’s prestigious Milestone Award.
The National Science Foundation awarded nearly $165,000 to the Hobby Center for Public Policy in support of a program offered by few higher education entities in the country. It’s a program that trains and transforms social science researchers.