Coogs Close Out 2022 on Academic High Note
In 2022, UH fostered student success, particularly in the area of notable awards and scholarships. Coogs were among the recipients of the prestigious Sumners and Voyager scholarships. Both are firsts for the University.
Anger Over COVID-19 Layoffs Keeping Hospitality Workers from Returning to Jobs
Researchers at the University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Global Hospitality Leadership say many skilled hospitality workers who were furloughed or laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic are angry and unlikely to return to the industry.
Growing Incomes Boost Latino Millennials’ Purchasing Power
America’s increase in online buying coincides with millennials’ advance into incomes that provide more purchasing power than ever before. A new UH study on Latino millennials’ online buying patterns finds both common ground and intriguing distinctions – providing tips for retailers looking to connect with this lucrative market segment.
Physics World Cites UH Research Among Top 10 Breakthroughs of 2022
Physics World has included the groundbreaking work of University of Houston researchers on its list of Top 10 breakthroughs of 2022 for demonstrating cubic boron arsenide as “one of best semiconductors known to science.”
UH Recognized for Exemplary Support Services for STEM Students
The Scholar Enrichment Program at the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics received the Star Award from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. The award recognizes higher education programs that advance the board’s strategic plan for higher education in the state.
Valenti Student Gives Traditional Mexican Clothing Modern Update
Valenti School of Communication student Fatima Gutierrez owns a Houston-based boutique that offers traditional clothes with a twist. She runs the store, Guaraxez, with her mother, Mirna Guevara.
Jan 25 12:00 am
APeX Speaker Series: King
The Assistant Professor Lecture Series (APeX) is intended to showcase the breadth and depth of groundbreaking research, scholarship, and creative activity being undertaken by UH early career faculty across disciplines, as well as to offer opportunities for cross-disciplinary networking.
Feb 02 4:00 pm
Richard Gelwick Endowed Lecture
Berkeley Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky will deliver the 2023 Richard Gelwick Endowed Lecture for the Hobby School of Public Affairs on Feb. 2 at 4 p.m. in the Shamrock Ballroom at the University of Houston Hilton.
Feb 16 10:00 am
UH Hines College Career Fair
The University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture + Design and University Services are excited to host the 2023 Career Fair, now spanning two days!
Apr 14 6:30 pm
Annual School of Art Student Show
Opening Night Event-Annual exhibition of visual artwork from graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Art.
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