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7:00 am6:00 pm
Coffee Crawl | Fall 2019

Espresso yourself. Take part in a coffee crawl around campus. Five locations, six cups. Complete your coffee crawl and get a Coog designed coffee mug. For a head start be sure to pick up your punch card today.

9:00 am12:00 pm
Exploring Leadership

Exploring Leadership is designed for staff members who are not currently in a leadership position. Participants will learn basic leadership skills and strategies for moving into leadership. Topics for this course will include an introduction to Leadership Competencies, Personal Branding, and Determining Your Career Path.

9:00 am6:00 pm
Community Day with Space Explorers

Six accomplished space explorers will visit UH students to educate and inspire the next generation of astronauts, scientists and engineers.

10:00 am2:00 pm
Education Graduate School Virtual Fair

Join our recruiter for a virtual chat about the graduate programs offered at the University of Houston College of Education. You’ll have an opportunity to learn more about master’s and doctoral programs in Curriculum and Instruction, K-12 Administration, Higher Education, Counseling, Psychology and Learning Sciences. It’s free to participate. Just click here to register.

12:00 pm2:00 pm
Celebrity Chef | Alex Padilla

Celebrity Chef Alex Padilla will be joining us to cook up his classics at Cougar Woods. Executive Chef of legacy Restaurants, overseeing the kitchen at The Original Ninfa’s, Chef Alex has been featured on numerous national TV shows, including Travel Channel’s “Zimmern List” with Andrew Zimmern, “Man v. Food,” and Food Network’s”Top 5 Restaurants: Best Mexican Food.”

12:00 pm4:00 pm
Farmers Market

UH students, staff and faculty will be able to shop for locally sourced and produced food items without having to leave campus at the UH Farmers Market. Cougar Cash is accepted.

12:00 pm1:00 pm
QPR Suicide Prevention Training

This nationally recognized program is designed to educate persons to recognize and respond to the signs of suicidal thinking and behaviors. Individuals will learn how to ask the suicide question, how to persuade the person to contact appropriate assistance, and how to identify referral options.

5:00 pm5:30 pm
Public Art Walks

Get to know your campus better with Public Art Walks. Join your fellow students on walks around campus learning about the groundbreaking public art the University of Houston offers. These walks are student lead and will last around 30 minutes.

8:00 pm10:00 pm
The Nest

When you take a seat at the bar called The Nest, no conversation is off-limits. But this cozy, feisty hangout is put to the test when a stranger walks in with a lucrative proposition. Written by Pulitzer Prize finalist and UH Distinguished Professor of Playwriting Theresa Rebeck, this explosive comedy holds a cracked mirror up to friendships, romantic relationships and the state of our divided nation.