Lecture: Leading researchers will discuss the latest advances in the field of biomedical engineering and its implications on the future of health care from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Hilton UH Shamrock Ballroom.
Art: Experimental animator Jodie Mack will present his indie film from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Blaffer Art Museum on the first floor of the Fine Arts Building.
Theater: Philip Barry’s “The Philadelphia Story,” directed by Carolyn Boone, will present an energetic display of love, gossip and scandal from 8 to 10 p.m. in the Wortham Theater. Student tickets are $10.
Symposium: Psychology and education research will be presented in a two-day symposium from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in Farish Hall.
Workshop: Students can learn how to use Blackboard Learn at the open lab from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the Classroom and Business Building, Room 212.
Lecture: A discussion on flexible solar cells will be presented by assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering Gila Stein from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the UH Texas Center for Superconductivity in the Houston Science Center, Room 102.
Dionysia: A banquet of diverse cuisine, readings from The Odyssey and other performances will be presented from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Honors Commons on the second floor of the M. D. Anderson Memorial Library.
Music: HyeHyun Sung, from Robert Bates’ studio, will perform a doctoral organ recital from 7 to 8 p.m. at St. Philip Presbyterian Church on San Felipe Street.
Competition: Participants will compete with presentations on the impact of Azerbaijan on the energy industry from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Cemo Hall, Room 105.
Music: Leonard Bernstein’s opera “Candide,” based on Voltaire’s novel of the same name, will come to life from 7:30 to 10 p.m. at Moores Opera House. Student tickets are $12.
Walk: The 2014 March of Dimes, March for Babies will bring thousands of participants to campus from 9 to 11 a.m. on the corner of Cullen Boulevard and Elgin Street.