Archive for December, 2015

Happy Holidays from the Lunar Cougar!

Campus snowfall in 2009 – photo via UH’s Facebook page Whether you’re hunkered down with family in Houston’s heatwave or celebrating a white Christmas, we wish you a very Happy Holiday season! The University of Houston will be on break until January 4, and we will bring you another great alumni profile on January 8. Read More

Jim Schneider (M.F.A. ’92)

Originally from Houston, Jim Schneider (M.F.A. ’92) is the co-founder and Artistic Director of the Dead Writers’ Theatre Collective in Chicago, IL. While at UH, he studied with playwriting legend Edward Albee and the late, Tony Award-winning director Jose Quintero.

Maurise Guillen Fagan (M.A. ’14)

Maurise Guillen Fagan (M.A. ’14) accepted the position of Department Coordinator in the Art of the Americas department at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, MA, earlier this year.

Juan Jimenez (’12)

Juan Jimenez (B.S. ’12) left his Houston home to pursue industrial design at Quirky, in New York. This innovative start-up is a firm that focuses on getting inventive ideas from normal everyday people from concept to the shelf in a very short amount of time.