TDECU Expands UH Partnership with Historic Investment
The University of Houston and TDECU have agreed to a partnership extension that will allow Houston's largest credit union to maintain naming rights of TDECU Stadium and expand its support of the University through at least 2034 with a new financial investment exceeding $20 million.
Texas Races Are Tight, but a UH-TSU Election Survey Predicts Few Shifts in State’s Republican Leadership
A much-discussed blue wave may not follow this year’s Nov. 8 vote, suggests the “Texas Trends 2022: General Election” survey from UH’s Hobby School of Public Affairs and TSU’s Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs. But a closer look at tight races suggests young supporters could bring surprises – if they actually vote.
UH School of Theatre & Dance Announces 2022-23 Season
The School of Theatre & Dance at the Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts at the University of Houston is pleased to announce its 2022-23 season. Featuring 10 productions, the season promises to be one of the school’s most ambitious in recent memory.
Do Masculine Leadership Titles Undermine Women’s Leadership?
An innovative study led by assistant professor Allison Archer found masculine leadership titles such as ‘chairman’ or ‘councilman’ reinforce stereotypes that tie men to leadership and undermine the connection between women and leadership.
Have the Conversation: Mental Health Expert Says Suicide Prevention Starts with Talking
When someone you know appears overly upset, depressed or even suicidal, you might not know what to do and wonder if you should just ignore it. Starting with a heartfelt conversation is always the answer, according to a UH mental health expert, and it could prevent a person from dying by suicide.
Accelerating the Evolution of the Industrial Metaverse
New members of the energy workforce are learning to leverage the interconnected world – virtual reality, in other words – in ways that will revolutionize the industry. The University of Houston and the AI Consortium are introducing this industrial metaverse with support from NVIDIA and TechnipFMC.
Sep 13 6:00 pm
A Conversation with Former NATO Ambassador and U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison
Former NATO ambassador and U.S. Senator from Texas Kay Bailey Hutchison will deliver the 2022 Elizabeth D. Rockwell Lecture on Ethics and Leadership for the Hobby School of Public Affairs at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 13, in the Rockwell Pavilion. The moderated discussion will explore Hutchison’s decades of public service and trailblazing political career.
Sep 14 11:00 am
Learning Abroad Fall Fair
Did you know you can take classes as well as intern, do research, volunteer, or even teach abroad? Attend the Learning Abroad Fall Fair and begin your plans for the future! We can help you find an affordable program that fits into your degree plan while staying on track to graduate.
Sep 23 11:00 am
The Quest for Environmental and Climate Justice featuring Robert Bullard
Robert D. Bullard is known as the father of environmental justice. In this lecture, he will use examples from his research on Houston, the Gulf Coast, and beyond to show how race and class still map closely with pollution, unequal protection, and vulnerability. Reducing environmental, health, economic, and racial disparities is a major priority in the ongoing quest for environmental and climate justice. In 2020, Bullard was awarded the UN Champion of the Earth Lifetime Achievement Award, the UN’s highest environmental honor. In 2008, Newsweek named Bullard one of 13 Environmental Leaders of the Century.?
Oct 03 11:00 am
Racial Justice, Equity and Well-being
Join a virtual guest lecture on cultivating communities of equity, justice and change by Marcelle Haddix, associate provost for strategic initiatives and distinguished dean’s professor at Syracuse University. The free event hosted by the UH College of Education Faculty Executive Committee takes place Monday, Oct. 3 at 11 a.m. Participate via Zoom.
Oct 06 11:00 am
All Majors - Career & Internship Fair (In-person)
Join University Career Services for the Fall 2022 Career & Internship Fair! This event is open to all majors as well as recent alumni, looking for internships or full-time job opportunities!
Oct 12 11:00 am
Fresh Check Day
Join us for interactive booths, free giveaways and an honest and open conversation on mental health!
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