Pairing Up: The Impact of Treating Alcohol Use Disorder and PTSD Together
A University of Houston psychologist is leading a collaborative multi-site clinical trial to prove the effectiveness of treating alcohol use disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder together. It’s never been done before.
Robotics In Energy – A New UH Micro-Credential Course
To address a critical skill gap in the energy sector, University of Houston's Subsea Systems Institute (SSI) has teamed up with SPRINT Robotics to offer a series of micro-credentialing courses focused on robotics. The first module, “Robotics in Energy,” will be offered May 5 and 6. The in-person course is limited to 30 participants.
Researchers Turn to the Power of Native Aquatic Plants to Clean Coastal Waters
The key to clearing harmful chemicals from Texas shores may be close at hand. A UH-led team is studying native aquatic plants’ abilities to clear runoff chemicals that concentrate in watersheds, where they pose risks to humans and wildlife. The natural system will be not only efficient but also cost effective.
UH Student Gabrielle Kostecki Among 2023 Goldwater Scholars
Junior mathematical biology major Gabrielle Kostecki adds a Goldwater Scholarship to her growing list of accomplishments. She is among 413 Goldwater Scholars selected from an initial pool of approximately 5,000 students nationwide.
The UH chapter of Phi Beta Kappa recently welcomed its largest cohort to the esteemed honor society.
Researchers on the Rise
More than 250 students will showcase projects and posters during Undergraduate Research Day on April 13.
Apr 22 12:00 am
Natatorium Closed ALL DAY!
The CRWC Natatorium will be closed all day 4/22 - 4/23 due to a Swim Meet.
Will reopen at 6AM on Monday April 24!
Apr 24 5:30 pm
John P. McGovern Endowed Lecture in Family, Health, and Human Values
Health equity and family and community health have long been strongly embedded in the institutional worlds of Primary Care, Preventive Medicine and Public Health. This presentation provides a retrospective of the historic actions taken in the 1960s when unequal care was recognized in the U.S.
Apr 25 11:30 am
Stress Free Finals Kickoff
Kickoff Stress Free Finals with free shirts, ice cream, and other giveaways! There will also be a SMASH room for you to de-stress!
Apr 26 12:00 pm
De-stress with arts and crafts including painting vinyl records and plant pots! There will be free pizza, t-shirts, and other giveaways! You can also support and shop from some student art vendors!
Apr 27 12:00 pm
InfraRED: Backyard Bash
Join us for the last InfraRED of the semester with FREE burgers, hot dogs, and funnel cakes! We’ll also have lots of games and activities including an obstacle course, face painting, and airbrush tattoos. All students are eligible to win a Nintendo Switch or Airpods Pro!
May 01 5:00 pm
As finals begin for the spring term, sponsoring offices will wish students well on final as they serve breakfast tacos at the M.D. Anderson Library!
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