UH President Khator Talks TUF, Research at 2023 Texas Tribune Festival
University of Houston System Chancellor and UH President Renu Khator was among several Texas university leaders appearing at the annual Texas Tribune Festival in Austin offering perspective on higher education’s value to the Lone Star State during the panel “Building an Academic Powerhouse.”
UH Hosting National Library of Medicine Traveling Exhibition on Domestic Violence
University of Houston Libraries is hosting the National Library of Medicine traveling exhibition, Confronting Violence: Improving Women’s Lives/Enfrentando La Violencia: mejorando la vida de las mujeres, from Sept. 25 – Dec. 4 at the Health Sciences Library.
UH Campus Receives Turkey Day Classic Texas Historical Marker
For nearly two decades on Thanksgiving Day from 1946-1966, the University of Houston campus site that is now TDECU Stadium hosted the Turkey Day Classic football game between Phillis Wheatley High School and Jack Yates High School. Recognizing the impact the annual tradition had on Houston, the Harris County Historical Commission unveiled an official state historical marker at the site.
Celebrating 100 Years of Stories at the University of Houston
UH’s Center for Public History and UH Libraries present the “Agents of Change” exhibit and launch the newest version of Houston History magazine to celebrate UH’s decades of impact on Houston over the last 100 years. The exhibit and magazine launch event will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2023, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion at UH’s MD Anderson Library.