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James Ontra (’94), a member of the Highlight Houston New York event planning committee, can easily name his favorite UH …
Virginia Lowman (’13) didn’t have roots in Texas when making the decision of where to pursue her undergraduate degree. The …
It is safe to say that Gregg Rockett (’86) is one of the most engaged Cougars living in the Washington, D.C. area. In fact, more often than not, he is the host of UH events that take place there!
Jewel Drinkard (’84) loves to wear her UH gear, even far away from Houston in her Washington, D.C. area home. That makes it extra special when she sees other alumni and current students, and is able to make a Cougar connection.
The recent Highlight Houston event in Dallas, Texas sparked many great UH memories for Jeff Binford (’79) from his time at the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management.
Temple Weiss (M.H.M. ’96), Managing Director of 3E Advisory Services, developed a passion for the hospitality industry early in his studies.
We hope you are as excited as we are for the 2016-17 National Presidential Events Tour! Are you curious about what the night will bring? We have more surprises lined up than ever before — read on to make sure you are prepared!!
Jason Carrico (’99) may have come to UH by way of Louisiana State University, but now he is happy to call Southern California home. “My wife is a native Californian and I have embraced SoCal: the beach lifestyle, the great weather, and the sense of community in my town.”
When Mike Hainkel (’78, M.S.Acy. ’79) was invited to host a Los Angeles Highlight Houston event on May 16, he worried that his wife, Jill, may want to forgo the evening. That date was, after all, their 29th wedding anniversary.
The arts are one of President Renu Khator’s “Big Rocks” for the University of Houston, and with the College of the Arts launching in fall 2016, it’s no wonder it was a topic of conversation at the recent Chicago National Presidential Event.