Citizenship Month Events

A Global Dialogue with United Nations' Stéphane Dujarric

October 23, 2014; 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

UHD will host U.N. Spokesperson for the Secretary-General, Stéphane Dujarric for a dialogue on global citizenship and world affairs, especially as they relate to university students. Seating is limited. Register online to reserve space. Click here for information.

Student Government Association Walk 2 Vote Event

October 23, 2014; 12:45 p.m.

This march is dedicated to promoting the importance of voting and to encouraging voter participation, especially among university and college students. The Walk 2 Vote 2014 march will commence from the South Deck of the One Main Building on Oct. 23 at 2 p.m., and will feature on-site voter registration as well as keynote speakers from the Houston community. Click here for information.

Press Conference – City of Houston

November 5, 2014

Location: City Hall in Downtown Houston; 901 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002

Mayor & First Lady's

November 7th, 2014; 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Official Opening Event-2014.
Location: Asia Society Texas Center; 1370 Southmore Blvd. Houston, TX 77004

Houston Food Bank Volunteer Opportunity

November 12, 2014; 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

An opportunity for UHD students and employees to serve the local community. Closed-toe shoes and long pants required. Register online. Click here for information.

An Evening of Jazz at UHD

November 14, 2014; 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy an evening of jazz through the Cultural Jazz Exchange, Sponsored by UHD and the Texas French Alliance for the Arts. Performances by the UHD Civic Jazz Orchestra featuring vocalist Julie Wilson, The Young Sounds of Houston Youth Jazz Orchestra,featured Soloist from the Paris Conservatory of Music, Emil Spanyi and jazz trumpet master, Denis Dotson. Click here for information.

Aga Khan Partnership Walk

November 15, 2014; 10:00 a.m.

Join the UHD Partnership Walk team! Partnership Walk raises awareness and funds for innovative programs that create opportunity for disadvantaged communities in African and Asia. Click here for information.

Rails to Restaurants

November 17, 2014; 6:00 p.m.

Enjoy a progressive dinner at several local restaurants located along the Main Street light rail line in an event sponsored by UHD, METRORail and Houston Greeters. Party commences on the UHD South Deck. Click here for more Information.

Turkish Raindrop Foundation Thanksgiving

November 20, 2014; 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Location: Turkish House

Houston Public Library

Featured Events throughout the month of November

Art Display in City Hall Tunnel

Throughout the month of November

Citizenship Month Art Exhibition

Location: 901 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002

Menil Foundation

Throughout the month of November

Gandhi Exhibit.

Location: 1533 Sul Ross Street Houston, Texas 77006