Through a New Lens: UH College of Optometry Leading Fight Against Myopia
Researchers at the University of Houston College of Optometry secured dozens of awards from the National Eye Institute for groundbreaking studies into myopia, also known as "nearsightedness", a condition that occurs when the eye grows too long, causing distant objects to appear blurry.
UH's Blaffer Art Museum Remains a Force in Local and International Art Scene at 50 Years
The University of Houston's Blaffer Art Museum is celebrating 50 years of exhibiting the works of Picasso, Kahlo and Munch while giving up-and-coming artists a place to showcase their creations.
UH Revives Hockey After Decades on Ice
Hockey is back at the University of Houston as students lace up their skates for the first time in nearly 80 years.
UH Researchers Develop New Percussion Method to Detect Pipeline Elbow Erosion
A University of Houston engineering research team is pioneering a new method, based on percussion, to detect pipeline elbow erosion to prevent economic losses, environmental pollution and other safety issues.
Paul Kittle Appointed to Lead Student Affairs for University of Houston System, UH
After a nationwide search, University of Houston System Chancellor Renu Khator has appointed Paul R. Kittle as the new vice chancellor for student affairs for the UH System and vice president for student affairs for the University of Houston. His appointment will be effective Jan. 17, 2024.
New Texas Trends Survey Shows Opinions Differ on Causes, Effects of Extreme Weather
About half of Texans asked in the latest Texas Trends survey acknowledged a link between climate change and the state’s extreme weather events. But on the question of what causes climate change there is little agreement, especially across age and political divisions.
Nov 29 11:00 am
Unwind with Wellness Wednesday: Finals Edition
Relax before the stress of finals week sets in. Prioritize your mental health and join us for our final Unwind with Wellness of the semester. This events features your favorite UWWW activities: pet therapy, DIY, massage therapy, resource tables, free food, and more.
Nov 29 3:00 pm
Design Depot: Winter Edition
Join us for a relaxing afternoon of arts and crafts and paint your very own ornament! All supplies are provided, along with an exclusive black UH beanie! Hot chocolate, coffee, and cookies will also be available while supplies last.
Dec 05 4:00 pm
UHTB Innovation Showcase
Showcase event for the University of Houston’s latest innovations and recent patents in the broad area of materials science.
Dec 05 5:30 pm
Grad School Info Session: Higher Ed. M.Ed. & Ph.D.
Want to serve as a change agent in the postsecondary education sector? Learn more about earning an M.Ed. or Ph.D. in higher education at our virtual information session on Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m
Dec 07 8:30 am
CCUS Commercial Deployment: What Will It Take To Make It Happen?
A half-day symposium where the Center for Carbon Management in Energy will showcase findings from an assessment of the necessary infrastructure that would be required for broad commercial deployment of carbon capture, utilization and storage.
Dec 07 11:00 am
Winter Wonderland (Rescheduled)
Come out to the annual Winter Wonderland event and enjoy 60 tons of snow, food, t-shirts, and more! Hosted by SPB
This event was rescheduled to December 7th due to inclement weather.
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