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Welcome to our Fall 2017 New Foresight Students

Published on November 13, 2017 By Kimberly Daniels

Each semester UH welcomes students new to the Graduate Foresight program who come from differing backgrounds, life experiences, undergraduate and sometimes other graduate programs interested in using futures studies in ways unique to their ambitions. This fall semester is no exception. Whether enrolled as a candidate for the 12-credit hour certificate program or the 36-credit […]

After Brexit, Whither Europe?

Published on April 6, 2017 By Craig Perry

After months of anticipation, the United Kingdom triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty this week, marking the beginning of the end of its membership in the European Union. As an aspiring futurist living in England, I had a front-row seat to last year’s “Brexit” referendum – and it’s unexpected outcome. Thankfully, I had already […]

UH Megatrend Future Day! Nov. 9th – Registration is now open

Published on October 18, 2012 By 6osnZ

Attendance is free, but registration is required. Please register online at:  http://www.egr.uh.edu/research/megatrend_future/ Tweet

Houston Futures Board Member Wins Jan L. Martin Award

Published on June 1, 2012 By Christopher Manfredi

          The Journal of Futures Studies has awarded Houston Futures board member and former faculty Oliver Markley their inaugural Jan Lee Martin prize of 2011 for his essay titled “Research and Action toward the Upside of Down”. The award was established by the late futurist Jan Lee Martin, reflecting her desire […]

Houston Futures After Capitalism Gathering: April 13-15

Published on March 21, 2012 By Christopher Manfredi

            Students, faculty, alumni, recruits, come one, come all!  Houston Futures is calling everyone to come and join the conversation on the future of capitalism.  Provoked by a discussion a 3 hour HF Social Change class discussion  and month long APF listserv exchange, Houston Futures will host 6 presenters and […]