First Graduate Stays Connected with Alma Mater
Jack Battle didn’t recognize much of the University
of Houston campus when he returned to his alma mater for the groundbreaking
ceremony of the new Science and Engineering Research and Classroom
Complex (SERCC) on December 5, 2003. That’s because the alumnus
graduated from the university in June 1937 when most of the classes
were held at San Jacinto High School. More...
|Dean's Advisory Council Essential
to Planning at NSM
The College of Natural Sciences at the University
of Houston inaugurated its Dean’s Advisory Council
for the 2004-2005 academic year on April 1 and 2, 2004.
Dean Bear works closely with the Advisory Council to accomplish
the goals of the College. More...
Mentoring Young Minds: Dr. Rigoberto Advincula
Uses Research to Teach
Imagine a thin, flexible computer screen that
rolls up like a sheet of paper, a blood test performed
without the prick of a needle, and sensors that detect
chemical and biochemical toxins before they can harm
us. Dr. Rigoberto Advincula, associate professor
of chemistry at UH, imagines these things and so do his
|Improving Air Quality
Maintaining a balance between computer modeling
and measuring, UH researchers from the Institute for Multidimensional
Air Quality Studies (IMAQS), use sophisticated computational
tools to provide information about air quality. More...