FEATURED PHOTOThe Graduate Student Chapter of the American Mathematical Society, the undergraduate Pi Mu Epsilon Math Club and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics graduate chapter recently organized a Pi Day celebration. The event paid tribute to mathematics and promoted awareness of mathematics education.
FEATURED VIDEOUniversity of Houston alum Casey McNeil is on the newest Forbes Magazine "30 Under 30" list for energy. McNeil launched the company REEcycle with three other UH students. It is paving the way for next-generation clean-energy technologies.
FEATURED ARTICLES UH in the Home Stretch for Recyclemania
|Deregulating Tuition Slowed Increase, Universities Say |
Riled up about tuition costs at state colleges and universities, some lawmakers are eager to dump a 2003 law that allows institutions and university systems to set their own tuition.
| ||Senate Bill Aims to Improve UT Oversight by Blinding Regents |
State Senator Kel Seliger, a Republican from Amarillo, is pushing a measure that we might well dub the "No More Wallace Hall Bill."
|Education Dept. Considers Creating Not 1 but 2 College-Ratings Systems |
The Education Department, under continued fire over its planned college-rating system, is considering creating two systems, an agency official said at a policy briefing here on Monday.
|After Weeks of Limbo, South Carolina State's Board Fires President |
Three weeks after putting South Carolina State University’s president on leave, the institution’s Board of Trustees voted on Monday to fire him, reports The State, a newspaper in Columbia, S.C.
|ACE Panel: Socioeconomic Diversity Policies Failing |
The focus used to be on a lack of minority representation in higher education. Now it has expanded to include a focus on the dearth of socioeconomic diversity. Some would contend that the one is a proxy for the other, and that by opening the door to more students from lower-income families, problems of diversity would be solved.
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