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ConocoPhillips Donates Over $1 Million to UH


Continuing its commitment to education at the University of Houston, ConocoPhillips is donating $1 million to UH’s growing Energy Research Park (ERP) and $125,000 to various engineering, science and business programs.

UH Signs MOU with National Tsing Hua University

Leaders from National Tsing Hua University sign a Memorandum of Understanding with representatives from UH and the Texas House of Representatives to collaborate on graphene-related research efforts and launch a student exchange program.

To develop joint research efforts and give opportunities for students to participate in academic exchange programs, the University of Houston signed a Memorandum of Understanding with National Tsing Hua University on November 8. One of the highest ranked institutions in Taiwan, National Tsing Hua University invited representatives from UH to a signing ceremony, which included a delegation from the Texas House of Representatives led by Rep. Charlie Howard. The other members included Reps.

UH’S Leadership in Creation of Ship Channel Security District Commended

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Southwest Public Safety Technology Center Key in Forging Public-Private Partnership

The University of Houston is being credited with playing a pivotal role in the creation of the Houston Ship Channel Security District, which was approved unanimously by Harris County Commissioners Court on Tuesday morning and was publicly announced at a news conference today.

Pilot Exchange Program Has Plans to Expand Education, Research Efforts

Thousands of miles from her home in China, Mengting Yu is taking the remainder of the courses necessary for the completion of her bachelor’s degree.

A senior at East China State University of Science and Technology, Yu is one of three chemical engineering majors from the Shanghai university opting to finish their fourth year of studies at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering.