UniversityofHouston

is a Shorty Award finalist!


Official UH Twitter! Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston.

www.uh.edu/ - 23,075 followers

Finalist in BN College chosen by the community

2 nominations in Athlete

1 nomination in Go Coogs

1 nomination in Schoolpride

1 nomination in Education

Campaign Video by UniversityofHouston

The Shorty Interview with UniversityofHouston

How has social media improved your life?

Social media has made it so much easier for our community to engage in conversations with the university. We love hearing from everyone!

Instagram, Vine or GIF?

Instagram! http://instagram.com/universityofhouston

What inspires you to tweet?

We are inspired by our entire community. Our students, alumni, faculty, staff, and fans are very passionate, innovative, and determined.

Why should people follow you?

Glad you asked! Check out our social media hub: http://www.uh.edu/social-media/why-follow/

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Biography

Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Each year, we educate more than 38,500 students in more than 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, on campus and online. UH awards more than 7,000 degrees annually, with more than 250,000 alumni.

Recent Nominations

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because...We are the best!!

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #athlete because...softball student athletes are Bound!

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because... we are The Spirit of Houston #GoCoogs

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because UH is the Best!

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because... the legendary Joe Leydon teaches there.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because I CAN

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because... Go Coogs!

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because, why not?

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because...we allow anyone to succeed if they put in the effort

February 18, 2014

I nominate @UHouston for a Shorty Award in #bncollege because...we're talking about the Cougars. #gocoogs

6th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 6th annual ceremony will be held in New York City and livestreamed on the web on April 7, 2014.

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