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10:00 am5:00 pm
Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin: Wayfinding

The Blaffer Art Museum is proud to present the first solo museum exhibition in Texas of artistic and life partners Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin (working collaboratively as “Nick & Jake”), whose poignant interdisciplinary practice marries art, theatre, performance, archival research, and spoken word.

1:00 pm3:00 pm
Staff Council General Meeting

The UH Staff Council meets on the first Thursday of the month from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. These General Meetings are open to all UH staff.

3:00 pm4:00 pm
Global Citizens Credential & Peace Corps Prep In-Person Information Session

Are you interested in participating in the Global Citizens Credential or Peace Corps Prep programs? If so, join us for an information session on both of these great, globally focused student programs. Join us virtually in person in the Global Engagement Conference Room in the E. Cullen building on Thursday, September 8th.

5:30 pm7:00 pm
GBM 1: Introduction to UMR

UMR Houston is back for the fall semester and we are so excited to introduce our plans and activities for this semester. New and returning members are highly encouraged to attend for a fun and informational time. Food will be provided. (-:

5:30 pm
Contemporary Poetry: The Arab American Turn

Contemporary Poetry: The Arab American Turn


Fady Joudah, MD author of “Tethered to Stars”

Hayan Charara, PhD author of “Those Trees, Those Leaves, This Flower, That Fruit”

Dr. Sally Connoly, Department of English, University of Houston