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The UH Cougarnauts VIDEO: UH Engineering Students Take Ride on NASA's "Vomit Comet"
February 5, 2014
Last November, we told you about a team of UH Cullen College of Engineering students who were chosen to take a coveted ride in NASA’s reduced gravity aircraft, known as the “Vomit Comet.” The UH “Cougarnauts” team members were…
Meet Team Primer, a group of mechanical engineering undergrads who will be competing in the next Shell Eco-marathon in Houston. VIDEO: Meet Team Primer: Cullen College Undergrads to Compete in Shell Eco-Marathon
February 4, 2014
MEET TEAM PRIMER…A group of mechanical engineering undergrads at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering who will be competing in the upcoming Shell Eco-marathon in Houston from April 25th to 27th. The 12-member…
Grigoriadis Accepts Award From Dean Tedesco PHOTOS: Dean Tedesco Honors Faculty for Excellence in Teaching, Research
February 3, 2014
Although the winners of the 2013 UH Cullen College of Engineering faculty awards were announced in May of last year, they were honored again last Friday at Dean Tedesco's faculty and staff meeting when each winner was handed…
teachHOUSTON Students Glean Classroom Lessons at the Science and Engineering Fair of Houston
January 30, 2014
You may see quite a few college students at the next Science and Engineering Fair of Houston (SEFH) on February 19th and 20th, but they won’t be competing against the middle and high school students participating in the fair.…
Nwamaka Nzeocha PROMES Alumna Gives Back With Scholarship
December 19, 2013
The Program for Master in Engineering Studies (PROMES) says on its website that they aim for students to “encourage each other to be leaders here at UH and in their careers beyond UH,” and PROMES alumna Nwamaka Nzeocha is a…
VIDEO: World-Renowned Petroleum Engineering Expert, NAE Member Joins Cullen College Faculty
December 10, 2013
World-renowned petroleum engineering expert, lecturer, researcher and NAE member J. J. Azar has joined the UH Cullen College of Engineering’s petroleum engineering program as a distinguished adjunct professor. Azar is the…
PHOTOS: ECE Alumni Mixer
November 21, 2013
The UH Cullen College of Engineering’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering held their alumni mixer last night at Saint Arnold’s Brewing Company in Houston. The alumni event was held in honor of professors emeriti…
Chem-E-Car Team Engineering Students Claim Third Place in National Chem-E-Car Competition
November 19, 2013
It took more than a thousand hours and a few trips back to the drawing board, but the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering’s Chem-E-Car competition team’s hard work paid off earlier this month when they clinched…
VIDEO: NSBE Students Hit the Pavement for the "Walk for Education"
November 15, 2013
Watch our video for the NSBE's "Walk for Education!" There’s one morning each year when the members of the UH chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) wake up early to pack hundreds of goody bags full of…
PHOTOS: BOS Party 2013
November 8, 2013
The Engineering BOS (Beginning of Semester) Party was held last night in front of the engineering buildings. Hundreds of students attended the event and enjoyed free food, drinks, music and games. To view photos from this year's…