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New UH Center Provides Training and Support for STEM Educators
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...

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 increases in the number of students pursuing and graduating from these programs. 

Review Course for State Board Exam in Engineering Offered at UH This Fall
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON Media Contact: ahopp [at] uh [dot] edu (Angela Hopp) 713-743-8153

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON

Media Contact: ahopp [at] uh [dot] edu (Angela Hopp)
713-743-8153

Aerodynamic: Aerospace Engineering Grad Student Researches at NASA
This summer marks the beginning of a new chapter for Priyanka Cholleti, a graduate student in the University of Houston aerospace engineering...

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 before that happens, she must complete her internship at NASA Johnson Space Center.

Retired Astronaut, Engineering Educator to Lead Aerospace Engineering Program
Who better to lead an aerospace engineering program than a retired astronaut with an engineering Ph.D. and a passion for education?

Who better to lead an aerospace engineering program than a retired astronaut with an engineering Ph.D. and a passion for education?

Cullen College Honors Faculty for Excellence in Teaching and Research
This month, Dean Joseph Tedesco announced the 2013 winners of the UH Cullen College of Engineering faculty awards, in recognition of outstanding...

This month, Dean Joseph Tedesco announced the 2013 winners of the UH Cullen College of Engineering faculty awards, in recognition of outstanding performance in teaching, research and service.

NASA-Sponsored Student Team Develops Innovative Small Satellite Antenna Designs
Robert Provence, a NASA aerospace engineer, had a problem. For over 12 years, Provence has been designing and developing small satellites called “...
Nicole Neveu, leader of the NASA-sponsored senior design team, presents their small satellite antenna design to their faculty advisors and sponsors.

Robert Provence, a NASA aerospace engineer, had a problem.

For over 12 years, Provence has been designing and developing small satellites called “CubeSats” for NASA. In this time, Provence has seen the design of CubeSats improve drastically – with one exception: the antennas for CubeSats have remained more or less the same since the beginning, and these antennas are, as Provence says, a problem.

Engineering Grads Top 2013 Salary Survey
New engineering graduates are at the top of the latest salary survey produced by the National Association of Colleges and Employers. The survey,...

New engineering graduates are at the top of the latest salary survey produced by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

The survey, released late last month, shows engineers leading the “broad categories” of recent graduates, with an average starting salary of $62,535, an increase of 4% vs. a year ago.

Bonnie Dunbar, Leader of UH STEM Center, Inducted to Astronaut Hall of Fame
Bonnie Dunbar, leader of the UH STEM Center and professor of mechanical and biomedical engineering in the Cullen College of Engineering, will join...

Bonnie Dunbar, leader of the UH STEM Center and professor of mechanical and biomedical engineering in the Cullen College of Engineering, will join the ranks of Neil Armstrong and Sally Ride as the latest member of the Astronaut Hall of Fame.

Let’s See Where Curiosity Will Take Us
The University of Houston Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering hosted a seminar last week, led by Ravi Prakash, a systems engineer with...
 Brian Schratz

The University of Houston Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering hosted a seminar last week, led by Ravi Prakash, a systems engineer with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) – Entry, Descent and Landing (EDL) Systems group at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, Calif.

Alumni, Professors to be Honored at Alumni Awards Gala
The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and the Engineering Alumni Association will honor seven college alumni and professors at...

The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and the Engineering Alumni Association will honor seven college alumni and professors at its annual awards gala early next month.

The event is scheduled for Friday, June 3, at the Four Season Hotel in downtown Houston. RSVPs are being accepted through May 27.

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