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Convenience Store Opens to Serve the UH Law Center Community

The Market at Bates Law, which opened Dec. 4, is located on the ground floor of the Bates Law building 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.

Drexler's Serving Barbecue in Student Center Satellite

The restaurant opened at the start of the fall semester in the space formerly occupied by Burger Studio. It is open Monday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Get The Scoop on Dining at Town Hall Forums

‘Chew on This: Conversations with UH Dining’ will take place Tuesday, Oct. 24, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Space City Room of the Student Center South, and 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Impact Room of the Student Center North.

Student Engagement Commons Added to Moody Towers

The new lounge area has chairs, sofas and tables and is part of a larger overall vision to transform the dining commons into more than just a place for students to eat.

DR34M Grill Station Opens Within Moody Towers Dining Commons

The station, which is named for basketball great and former Cougar Hakeem Olajuwon, serves such items as hamburgers, turkey burgers, black bean and veggie burgers, chicken tenders and fries.

ChattBack Allows Dining Guests to Send Instant Feedback

This semester, UH Dining Services incorporated the Chattback texting system. It allows anyone to use their smart phone to send an anonymous text message that goes directly to the management team.

Happy or Not? UH Dining Wants to Know

The Happy or Not kiosks allow visitors to rate their visit as they leave with a quick push of a button. One machine is installed at the entrance to Moody Towers Dining Commons and the other is at the entrance to Cougar Woods Dining Commons.

UH Farmers Market to Offer Array of Local Products

The event will take place five Wednesdays in the fall semester, starting Sept. 27, and will allow students, faculty, staff and visitors to shop for locally sourced and produced food without having to leave campus.

Popular Campus Food Truck Program Expands Weekend Hours

Trucks are now operating Saturday and Sunday nights from 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. across from Cougar Village II near the Student Services Building. The Saturday hours are new this semester.

Avoid Campus Food Lines with Boost Mobile Ordering App

The app allows University of Houston students, faculty and staff to order and pay for food in advance at numerous retail dining locations across campus, then pick it up at the designated time without waiting in line.


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