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University of Houston President Renu Khator Fields Your Questions: Houston Matters for Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Since January 2008, Renu Khator has served as Chancellor of the University of Houston System, and President of UH. In that role, she has overseen an organization serving more than 67 thousand students, and a university system that has a significant impact on the Greater Houston community. She’s the first woman to serve as Chancellor […]

Since January 2008, Renu Khator has served as Chancellor of the University of Houston System, and President of UH. In that role, she has overseen an organization serving more than 67 thousand students, and a university system that has a significant impact on the Greater Houston community.

She’s the first woman to serve as Chancellor of the University of Houston, and the first Indian immigrant to head a comprehensive research university in the United States.

On this edition of Houston Matters, we’ll welcome your questions for President Khator. Anything you’d like to know about the University of Houston, or issues facing higher education today and in the future will be welcome at talk@houstonmatters.org, or 713-440-8870.

Also this hour: Rice University political science professor Mark Jones joins us to discuss a study examining how different cities, including Houston, skew politically. You may be surprised by the results.

Plus: another edition of The Full Menu – our gaggle of foodies discusses Indian food in H-town.

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Craig Cohen

Executive Producer/Host, Houston Matters

Craig Cohen is the executive producer and host of Houston Matters, which airs weekdays at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Houston Public Media, News 88.7 FM. Craig is a 20+ year veteran of broadcast journalism. He's spent the bulk of his career in public media, in roles ranging from programmer...

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