Glasscock School Blog

Would you like to get to know us better? Our blog is a great place to start. Browse in-depth features that discuss our rich variety of courses and esteemed instructors, as well as articles about our involvement in the Houston community.

Nov 27 , 2018

5 tips for your last-minute Giving Tuesday

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Aug 28 , 2018

A Glimpse at the Life of Ella Fitzgerald

This fall we are excited to celebrate the lives and legacies of influential female jazz singers with our offering, Legendary Female Jazz Singers: From Ella to Esperanza. In preparation for this

Aug 23 , 2018

Glasscock Harvey Stories: Making Sense of Life

One year later, members of the Glasscock School teaching community reflect on their experiences during Hurricane Harvey.

Aug 15 , 2018

Five Tips for Your CoachRICE Application

Applying to a career-enhancing program can seem intimidating. Consider these tips to help guide your responses.

Jul 17 , 2018

Five Tips for Presenting Professional Development

Today’s professional skills landscape is moving faster than ever before. Are you staying up-to-date on your skills?

May 29 , 2018

Collaborators in Creativity: Artist Sketchbooks

These enthusiastic studio art students made some “sketchy” new friends this past spring – and that’s nothing but a compliment.

Woman business owner working in clothing design studio
Feb 21 , 2018

5 Tips to Starting a New Business

Starting a business is an exciting time in any new entrepreneur’s life. Here are some tips to help you avoid common pitfalls.

Pixar signage at entrance to studio
Feb 16 , 2018

Remembering the Moments That Shaped Us

Why is a scholar of Medieval Studies interested in Pixar films? And what makes these films resonate across ages and generations?

couple sitting back to back in park reading
Feb 12 , 2018

A Little Bit of Magic: Joseph Campana on Love

Dr. Joseph Campana explores the enduring power of poetry, shares some of his favorite love poetry and offers advice on writing a love poem.

First responders rescuing people in Hurricane Harvey flood waters
Jan 09 , 2018

Lessons From Harvey: The Art of Action

As the new year offers fresh beginnings, artist and instructor Laura Spector looks back at 2017 and her unexpected role in rescue operations during Hurricane Harvey.