• In invite from "His Imperial Highness" Toan Nguyen to an event to "salute" hischarity, the HIH Poetry Foundation.
  • Toan Nguyen at his Synopsis Wine event at the Houston Motor Club
    Photo by Allamar Young
  • Nugyen with Carolyn Farb at the Philippe grand opening.
    Photo by Daniel Ortiz
  • Holding court at the Houston Motor Club
    Photo by Allamar Young
  • Nguyen and Tami Ernst at opening night for the Houston Grand Opera.
    Photo by © Michelle Watson/CultureMapSNAP.com

  • Houston is a top regional dining destination, according to a new survey from theGreater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau. Pictured here, the dining sceneat Tony's.
    Photo by Julie Soefer/Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Frank Stella's "Damascus Gate" at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The cityalso ranked at the top of the GHCVB list in the area of "culture/performingarts."
    Photo by Priscilla Dickson

  • The highest paid college president in Texas, Rice University's David Leebron
    Photo courtesy of Rice University
  • University of Houston chancellor Renu Khator has a much larger program tooversee, but her salary still doesn't match Leebron's, at $500,000.