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Tia Brown McNair to speak about engaging, including underserved students

February 18, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Tia Brown McNair to speak about engaging, including underserved students

The Division of Student Affairs at University of Houston-Clear Lake welcomes Tia Brown McNair to share her insights on incorporating underserved student success, engagement and inclusion into the campus strategic planning process. Her presentation takes place in the Bayou Theater Feb. 26 from 9-11 a.m. A question-and-answer session will follow.

'Nappy Hair Stories' celebrates black women's relationship with hair

February 17, 2020 | Katherine Adams

'Nappy Hair Stories' celebrates black women's relationship with hair

On Feb. 25 at 7:30 p.m., the Bayou Theater at University of Houston-Clear Lake will continue the conversation of hair love with a presentation of “Nappy Hair Stories,” written and performed by Laura D. Oliver.

West African Film Festival celebrates film, connects cultures

February 13, 2020 | Katherine Adams

West African Film Festival celebrates film, connects cultures

The West African Film Festival of Houston is showing two short documentary films at University of Houston-Clear Lake at Pearland on Monday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. in room 179. The films recognize and celebrate African films in the U.S. with the intention of bridging cultural divides and presenting an accurate picture of West Africa to American audiences.

UHCL alumna, former NASA engineer to lead Common Reader discussion

February 10, 2020 | Katherine Adams

UHCL alumna, former NASA engineer to lead Common Reader discussion

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Common Reader Program is launching its first event of the semester, entitled “A Conversation with Spare Parts’ Lisa Spence and Special Guests” on March 3 from 12-1:30 p.m. in the Forest Room. The book “Spare Parts: Four Undocumented Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream” by Joshua Davis, is this year’s Common Reader selection with the goal of creating community connections among students, as well as between them and their professors.

Short Takes

February 04, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Short Takes

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Actors From The London Stage perform new take on Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'

February 03, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Actors From The London Stage perform new take on Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'

For anyone who thinks there’s nothing new to experience in a Shakespeare play, the five intrepid Actors From The London Stage would bet that their unique version of “The Tempest,” to be performed at University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Bayou Theater Feb. 13-15 at 7:30 p.m., is the exception.

Special series celebrating Black History Month at UHCL

January 31, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Special series celebrating Black History Month at UHCL

Americans observe Black History Month each February, highlighting the accomplishments and contributions of blacks throughout history and in their own community. University of Houston-Clear Lake is set to begin its own celebration of Black History Month, placing the spotlight on African American distinguished alumni, students and president, Ira K. Blake.

Remember Jones to play original hits, reprise Amy Winehouse in Bayou Theater

January 30, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Remember Jones to play original hits, reprise Amy Winehouse in Bayou Theater

The name ‘Anthony D’Amato’ might not seem to be a very common one, but in the case of an Asbury Park, New Jersey-based singer by that name, it became a problem when he became confused with another singer with the same name at the same booking agency. With a new and unique name, Remember Jones, backed up by an 11-piece band, will perform his theatrical pop-soul songs with a throwback, storytelling vibe at University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Bayou Theater Friday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m.

Short Takes

January 29, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Short Takes

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Spatial learning demonstration in Neumann Library

January 24, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Spatial learning demonstration in Neumann Library

As “techies” continue to shift their interest from desktop devices to mobile devices, the trend toward goggles, headsets and other wearable devices continues to increase. Alex Haber, state/local government and education team leader Magic Leap, a spatial computing platform that integrates digital content into the physical world, will be demonstrating this technology at University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Alfred R. Neumann Library on Wednesday, Jan. 29 from 9 a.m. - noon.

Education Abroad fair to connect students with international study options

January 24, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Education Abroad fair to connect students with international study options

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s inaugural Education Abroad Fair will take place Tuesday, Feb. 4 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Atrium II of the Bayou Building.

Short Takes

January 17, 2020 | Katherine Adams

Short Takes

Keep up with events and activities at UH-Clear Lake with Short Takes, a weekly preview of upcoming events.