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UH Historians team up with engineers to understand the future of the power grid

March 15, 2023

The University of Houston’s Center for Public History is playing a key role in a new interdisciplinary research project that aims to uncover the untold stories behind the North American power grid.

Economic Study Finds What U.S. States Would Provide the Best Life

March 15, 2023

When assessing the quality of life of people around the world, economists have primarily focused on comparisons between countries, such as European nations vs. African nations vs. the United States. Metrics like per capita income, life expectancy and leisure are often used.

New London Exhibition ‘Freud's Antiquity’ Unveils Freud's Personal Collection of Artifacts

March 13, 2023

An international team of scholars, including CLASS classical studies professor Richard Armstrong, has launched a new exhibition at the Freud Museum London, showcasing the life and work of Sigmund Freud. The co-curated creative exhibition features an extensive collection of artifacts from Freud’s personal collection, exploring connections between psychoanalysis, life and art. Alongside the exhibition, a digital archive has been created to preserve Freud’s legacy for modern audiences. 

The CLASSICS: Latest news from the college (March 6)

March 6, 2023

We'd like to take a moment to highlight what the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences has accomplished over the last month. Our CLASSICS round-up features events, news, and successes across our college — big and small. This is our way to bring attention to the great things that our faculty, staff and students have been doing. Check out the stories below, and consider submitting a story request or news item to the CLASS Office of Communication with our story request form.