By None:: To improve mobility and safety on a major thoroughfare through the University of Houston campus, UH President Renu Khator joined city and county leaders to break ground on the second phase of the Cullen Boulevard construction project, which will make the street more pedestrian and bike friendly.
By Laurie Fickman:: With a $1.6 million grant, a University of Houston researcher is working to reverse pelvic floor dysfunction which can result in urinary incontinence, a condition affecting 30-60% of the female population and 5-15% of males.
By Jeannie Kever:: The Hobby School of Public Affairs at the University of Houston and Houston Public Media will sponsor forums in two competitive area legislative races, giving voters a chance to hear from the candidates themselves.
By None:: Julie Dunsmore, a professor at the University of Houston College of Education, has received a federal grant to evaluate family interactions and study how different parenting styles affect a child’s behavior.
By Sara Tubbs:: Mathew Knowles has a lengthy and impressive list of achievements in the entertainment industry, but it took three decades of risk-taking and mistakes to become one of the most influential music moguls of our time. Knowles is now sharing his “secret sauce” for success with the masses in a virtual, 15-week master class at the University of Houston.
By Laurie Fickman:: The University of Houston has entered into an exclusive license option agreement to develop a nasal spray vaccine for COVID-19 and other debilitating respiratory diseases. Under terms of the agreement, AuraVax has the option to exclusively license the new vaccine technology developed by Navin Varadarajan, M.D. Anderson Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
By Jeannie Kever:: Researchers from the University of Houston Election Lab reported Monday, one day before early voting begins in Texas, that a majority of the state’s county election websites are missing key details about the process for voting or changes to the ballot.