March 19, 2018 | Katherine Adams
In Houston, there’s an almost endless demand for highly qualified mechanical engineers. That’s why University of Houston-Clear Lake is offering up-and-coming engineering students the opportunity to obtain a new, competitive bachelor of science in mechanical engineering in a leading-edge science, technology, engineering and math facility.
March 14, 2018 | Katherine Adams
The selections juried into this year’s University of Houston-Clear Lake Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, which opens April 5 and runs through May 3, were the result of a newly implemented mentoring process that took place between graduating senior BFA majors, December graduates and a member of the art and design faculty of each artist’s choosing.
March 09, 2018 | Katherine Adams
At the core of Riyaaz Qawwali’s musical performances is interfaith awareness and a celebration of the diversity in South Asia. The seven-man ensemble returns to share its particular brand of centuries-old spiritual, devotional music for their second performance of the season at University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Bayou Theater Saturday, March 31, 7:30 p.m., with an additional event scheduled to enhance the audience’s understanding of the music’s cultural origins and message.
March 09, 2018 | Jim Townsend
University of Houston-Clear Lake Professor of Chemistry Daniel Zerong Wang is recipient of a 2018 PROSE Award, the Association of American Publishers’ highest honors for professional and scholarly works. Wang won the award in the category of Multivolume Reference/Science for the “Encyclopedia of Physical Organic Chemistry,” published by the prestigious John Wiley and Sons, Inc. in 2017.
March 08, 2018 | Katherine Adams
Anthropology students at University of Houston-Clear Lake had the opportunity to learn from 23 students and two professors from Fukushima University in Japan how they coped with the events of March 11, 2011. On that day, Fukushima suffered an earthquake, followed by a devastating tsunami that triggered the nuclear reactors at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant to malfunction, causing the most significant nuclear accident since the 1986 Chernobyl disaster.
March 07, 2018 | Katherine Adams
With the success of Alvin Community College’s newly- forged partnership to offer courses on the University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus beginning in fall 2017, Cynthia Griffith, vice president of instruction at ACC said the college is expanding its course offerings.
March 06, 2018 | Katherine Adams
Although Hurricane Harvey’s high waters have long receded, many University of Houston-Clear Lake students are still struggling with the after-effects. That’s why Assistant Professor of Literature Joanna Eleftheriou, together with UH-Clear Lake’s Writing Center, have scheduled an open-mic event entitled, “Renewal,” on March 28 from 6-9 p.m. in the Garden Room of the Bayou Building. Audiences have the chance to hear two accomplished, recently published local authors as well as members of the audience who wish to share poetry or fiction of their own which deals with the theme of renewal.
March 05, 2018 | Katherine Adams
University of Houston-Clear Lake administrators, faculty, staff, students and alumni joined together for a gala evening to celebrate its partners in philanthropy and to launch the “UHCL Here, We Go.” campaign at Lakewood Yacht Club in Seabrook on Feb. 23.
March 05, 2018 | Katherine Adams
University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus is offering information sessions for those interested in advancing their career by obtaining a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership. Sessions will be held on March 8 and April 5 in room 111 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
March 02, 2018 | Katherine Adams
One hundred fifty students from seven colleges and universities converged on University of Houston-Clear Lake’s campus to demonstrate their debating, research, and diplomatic skills at the 11th Annual Bilateral Model Arab League conference Feb. 16-18.
February 13, 2018 | Katherine Adams
Dawit Woldu, assistant professor of anthropology and cross-cultural studies at University of Houston-Clear Lake, would like to clear up misconceptions about how refugees obtain asylum in the United States. He and his colleagues – Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Christine Kovic and Assistant Professor of Applied Sciences Isabelle Kusters – will discuss refugee-related topics on March 5 from 7 p.m-9pm. in the Forest Room of the Bayou Building.
February 07, 2018 | Katherine Adams
It took Missouri City resident Patricia Landa-Hernandez a long time to walk across the stage to collect her Master of Arts in Humanities from University of Houston-Clear Lake. For students juggling work and family responsibilities, staying focused on an academic goal can be almost impossibly difficult. With the help of her family and some key professors in UH-Clear Lake’s Department of Humanities, she achieved her goal in December 2017.