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Edible Insects Focus of Inaugural Celebrity Chef Event

The Feb. 19 event featuring award-winning Chef Hugo Ortega is being co-hosted by UH Dining Services and the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management.

UH Dining to Celebrate Mardi Gras in Moody Towers Dining Commons

A special themed menu that will include jambalaya, red beans and rice, blackened shrimp pizza and king cake will be served from 5 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 13.

Food Trucks to Take Over Moody Towers Dining Commons Every Month

A different food truck will serve their favorite dishes from the Global Kitchen station one day a month. The first will be YoYo's Hot Dog on Feb. 22, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bookstore to Host Spring Grad Fair 2018

Graduating students will have the opportunity to order everything from caps and gowns to diploma frames at the upcoming Spring Grad Fair.

Grand Opening Event to Celebrate New Law Center Market

The celebration will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22 in the store, which is located on the ground floor adjacent to the student lounge area. There will be complimentary snacks and a drawing for a $50 Boost gift card.

New Meal Plans, Future of Campus Dining Focus of Town Hall Forums

University of Houston students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the interactive gatherings, which are slated for 3 to 4 p.m. Feb. 20 and 21 in the Space City Room of the Student Center South.

Shipley Do-Nut Products Now Available at Two UH Market Locations

The doughnuts are made fresh at the store at 3726 Scott Street and delivered weekday mornings to the Market stores in University Lofts and the Student Center South.

Textbook Loans Available for the Spring Semester

University of Houston students can apply for a $400 loan to help pay for needed textbooks at the UH Bookstore. Deadline to apply is Feb. 2.

UH Farmers Market to Continue in Spring Semester

A total of eight markets will be held on various Wednesdays during the semester from noon to 4 p.m. to allow students, faculty and staff the opportunity to shop for locally sourced and produced food items without having to leave campus.

Convenience Store Opens to Serve the UH Law Center Community

The Market at Law Center, which opened Dec. 4, is located on the ground floor adjacent to the student lounge area in the space that previously housed a Subway restaurant.

Winter Meal Plans Available for Those Staying on Campus Over Break

Students who will be staying on campus during the winter break can buy one of two plans that can be used to eat at Moody Towers Dining Commons, which will be open every day, including Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Holiday Farmers Market to Feature Wide Variety of Vendors

The event, which will take place Wednesday, Nov. 29, from noon to 4 p.m. in Wilhelmina Grove, will give UH students, faculty and staff the chance to shop for gifts for the upcoming holiday season.

Vegan Options, Red Velvet Pancakes Being Added to Finals Mania

The twice-a-year tradition will take place Monday, Dec. 4, from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. in the Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion to provide UH students a much-needed break from studying for final exams.

Call Goes Out For Volunteers to Help at Finals Mania

Faculty and staff are needed to sign up for a wide range of duties at the twice-a-year tradition, which will take place Monday, Dec. 4, from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. to provide students a welcome relief from studying for final exams.

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