By Chris Stipes:: The University of Houston College of Medicine has added three accomplished medical educators to its leadership team. Dr. Ruth Bush joins UH as associate dean for medical education; Dr. Kathryn Horn has been hired as associate dean for student affairs, admissions and outreach; and Dr. David Buck is the associate dean for community health.
By Jeannie Kever:: Representatives from a select group of universities will meet at the University of Houston next week to share suggestions and success stories about incorporating diversity and inclusion in all aspects of campus life.
By Sara Tubbs:: Camp Shakespeare kicks off the 44th season of the Houston Shakespeare Festival (HSF) at Miller Outdoor Theatre.
A new addition to this year’s festival, the camp is geared towards seventh and eighth grade student. The festival runs July 27-August 5.
By Laurie Fickman:: Of all the groups that try to quit smoking, it seems hardest for those who suffer from anxiety and depression. University of Houston psychology doctoral student Brooke Kauffman is targeting that group, creating personalized feedback to help them quit smoking.
By Sara Tubbs:: The University of Houston and Museum of Fine Arts, Houston are joining forces to provide students with extraordinary museum work experience coupled with a Tier One graduate education in art history. Digital Humanities and Object-Based Learning in the Museum and University Context is an innovative long-term partnership between the International Center for the Arts of the Americas, MFAH and UH.
By None:: Nine Houston Cougar alumni are among the honorees of the Houston Business Journal’s 2018 list of “40 Under 40,” which recognizes 40 individuals under the age of 40 who are proven industry, company and community leaders.
By Sara Tubbs:: Inside a Kemah warehouse, hundreds of panels from a high-profile work of art are meticulously placed in racks on rolling carts awaiting their moment to shine again. Years of exposure to the elements have prompted the need for conservation of acclaimed artist Carlos Cruz-Diez’s “Double Physichromie”.