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High school students who attended Science Extravaganza participated in hands-on activities that provided a small sampling of the STEM fields. Here, students were asked to assemble basic but sturdy structures using uncooked pasta and marshmallows.

NASA, the U.S.

Science Extravaganza Encourages High Schoolers to Continue Education
November 6, 2013
NASA, the U.S.

Electrical and computer engineering (ECE) professor Fritz Claydon has been appointed director of the Honors Engineering Program at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, with ECE associate professor Len Trombetta appointed as associate director.

ECE Professors Named Directors of Honors Engineering Program
November 4, 2013
Electrical and computer engineering (ECE) professor Fritz Claydon has been appointed director of the Honors Engineering Program at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, with ECE associate...

Let’s face it: Houston is an entrepreneurial town, and the University of Houston is no different. In fact, over 3,500 UH alumni own or run a business, and 63 percent of all UH alumni live and work in the city of Houston.

Opportunities for Engineering Entrepreneurs You Never Knew Existed
October 24, 2013
Let’s face it: Houston is an entrepreneurial town, and the University of Houston is no different. In fact, over 3,500 UH alumni own or run a business, and 63 percent of all UH alumni live...

The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering has grown tremendously in recent years, with research expenditures and enrollment at or near all-time highs. We must keep this momentum going, but in order to do so, we must first expand our facilities.

Videos: Why Should You Invest in a New Engineering Building for the Cullen College?
October 3, 2013
The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering has grown tremendously in recent years, with research expenditures and enrollment at or near all-time highs. We must keep this...

The 55th birthday of our long-time friend, collaborator and supporter, NASA, was a bit sadder than we would have wished for it to be. For all the space enthusiasts out there who rely on the NASA website as a bookmarked cornerstone to your daily list-of-websites-to-visit, you were probably as disappointed as we were to find the following error message when you tried to access the site:

Happy Birthday, NASA, and Thank You For Everything!
October 2, 2013
The 55th birthday of our long-time friend, collaborator and supporter, NASA, was a bit sadder than we would have wished for it to be. For all the space enthusiasts out there who rely on the...

Watch the video: Fall 2013 Engineering Career Fair

Video: Engineering Career Fairs Set the Cullen College Apart
September 24, 2013
Watch the video: Fall 2013 Engineering Career Fair

Members of two UH organizations brought engineering to Brazilian high school students last month as part of their global outreach efforts.

Engineering Students Travel to Brazil for Outreach
September 3, 2013
Members of two UH organizations brought engineering to Brazilian high school students last month as part of their global outreach efforts.

This year's annual Engineering Alumni Association (EAA) meeting was held last Wednesday night at Saint Arnold's Brewery.

 

 

Photos: EAA Annual Meeting at Saint Arnold's Brewery
August 30, 2013
This year's annual Engineering Alumni Association (EAA) meeting was held last Wednesday night at Saint Arnold's Brewery.    

Did you know that students who are active members of organizations tend to have more positive college experiences than those who aren’t?

Why You Should Join a Student Organization
August 23, 2013
Did you know that students who are active members of organizations tend to have more positive college experiences than those who aren’t?

Professor Bonnie Dunbar, retired astronaut, National Academy of Engineering member and alumna of the Cullen College of Engineering, has written a guest blog post on The Academy of Medicine, Engineering, and Science of Texas web site, on the need for solutions to challenges in delivering STEM education.

Dunbar Pens Blog Post on Changing the STEM Education Conversation
August 14, 2013
Professor Bonnie Dunbar, retired astronaut, National Academy of Engineering member and alumna of the Cullen College of Engineering, has written a guest blog post on The Academy of Medicine...

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