By None:: The dean of the University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design, Patricia Belton Oliver, FAIA, has been named one of 2019’s Distinguished Professor Award laureates by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture.
By Jeannie Kever:: Highlighting concerns about police interactions with the African-American community, the University of Houston Hobby School of Public Affairs will host a screening of “Traffic Stop,” a documentary about the arrest of an Austin schoolteacher, followed by a panel discussion featuring the teacher and filmmakers.
By Jeannie Kever:: The University of Houston has been selected for a national effort to increase diversity among faculty in STEM disciplines. The Aspire Alliance will build upon efforts already underway at UH, many of them spearheaded by the Center for ADVANCING UH Faculty Success.
By Jeannie Kever:: Two researchers with the University of Houston have been named senior members of the National Academy of Inventors in recognition of their contributions to scientific and technological innovation.
By Laurie Fickman:: Is wine better if the bottle has a cork? Is love real if it's on a Hallmark Card? How can you make your relationship stronger? News tips for Valentine’s Day from the love experts at University of Houston.
By Laurie Fickman:: It may be easier to learn surgical skills when a student feels less pressure and approaches surgery as a hobby, reports UH professor and director of the Computational Physiology Lab Ioannis Pavlidis, in newly published research.
By Laurie Fickman:: A University of Houston biomedical research team is reporting that a possible cure for addiction may be found by following the pathways of significantly altered dopamine neurons in newborns who were chronically exposed to nicotine in utero.