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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? “Educational researchers tell us that students tend to do much better in college when they…
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, Engineering, and Science of Texas web…
The Cullen College of Engineering Career Fair, where many of Houston's industry leaders recruit new talent right on campus. "Engineering futures are always bright:" The Houston Chronicle Reports on the Cullen College
August 9, 2013
It is no secret that an engineering degree is worth quite a bit of money these days. According to data from the 2013 report from the National Association of Colleges and Employers, seven of the top 10 highest-paid college degrees…
Top Ten Resources for Engineering Students
August 9, 2013
For new engineering students, balancing the many aspects of college life can be a challenging experience. That’s why the University of Houston offers a number of resources to help students succeed, both in and out of the…
New UH Center Provides Training and Support for STEM Educators
July 26, 2013
The Cullen College of Engineering is part of a new University of Houston center that focuses on best practices in the teaching of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education to address the state’s need for…
Review Course for State Board Exam in Engineering Offered at UH This Fall
July 18, 2013
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON Media Contact: ahopp [at] uh.edu (Angela Hopp) 713-743-8153 HOUSTON, July 18, 2013 – Engineers who intend to take the Fundamentals of Engineering state exam in the fall to obtain professional licensure…
Aerodynamic: Aerospace Engineering Grad Student Researches at NASA
June 28, 2013
This summer marks the beginning of a new chapter for Priyanka Cholleti, a graduate student in the University of Houston aerospace engineering program. She will soon receive a master of science in aerospace engineering, but…
High School Seniors Explore Engineering at UH
June 25, 2013
Last week, the UH Cullen College of Engineering welcomed a group of high school students who spent a week exploring engineering at the STEP Forward Camp. The weeklong program, led by the Program for Mastery in Engineering…
Video: Undergrad Life at the Cullen College of Engineering
June 19, 2013
We asked a few of our undergrads here at the UH Cullen College of Engineering to film their lives for two weeks so we can show the world an honest, first-hand account of what it is like to be an engineering student at the…
Director of Engineering Career Center Featured in Houston Chronicle: Job-Landing Advice for College Students
June 3, 2013
Vita Como, director of the UH Cullen College of Engineering's career center, has devoted much of her career to passing on words of wisdom to soon-to-be college graduates on how they can land their dream jobs straight out of…