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New Comment Boards Let Diners Post Notes on Napkins

Guests to the Cougar Woods and Fresh Food Company dining halls can communicate with the management team by leaving notes on the boards, which are located near the dish return stations.

Limited Time Menu Items Available at Burger Studio

The restaurant in the Student Center Satellite has three special offerings on the menu through May 12, including an Italian burger combo and sweet potato French fries.

Campus Starbucks Locations Feature New Snack Items

The variety of sweet and savory snacks, which include several gluten-free options, can be found near the registers at each location.

Finals Mania to Give Weary Students a Break from Studies

The twice-a-year tradition will serve pancakes to around 1,700 UH students the evening of May 2 in the M.D. Anderson Library’s Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion.

Sign Up Now to be a Finals Mania Volunteer

Faculty and staff are encouraged to help out with the May 2 event, which provides students a welcome break from the stress and rigors of preparing for final exams.

Baylor Trip Provides Useful Insight for UH Dining Team

The group received a glimpse of the dining halls, learned about various programs and heard an overview of how the campus dining operation works.

UH Will Celebrate Earth Week April 15-23

A wide variety of on- and off-campus activities will be taking place, including volunteer events, a documentary screening, a sustainability meetup and an Earth Day rotational program in the residence halls.

UH Dining Welcomes New Director to Residential Team

Barbara DeMarco, who has more than 25 years of experience in the food service industry, is the new residential food service director for the two campus dining halls.

Cougar Woods to Celebrate March Madness with Special Menu

A special themed lunch menu will be offered April 6 at the dining hall to kick off the NCAA Final Four.

Yummy Hummus to be Featured at Cougar Woods

From April 11-15, UH Dining will be offering various types of hummus during the lunch hours at the dining hall for guests to enjoy.

UH Dining Celebrates National Nutrition Month

A series of events across campus during March highlight the importance of making informed food choices that work for each individual’s lifestyle and nutrition needs.

Bonjour Creperie Joins Campus Food Truck Rotation

UH Dining Services welcomes the truck, which offers savory crepes like fresh salmon galette with cream cheese and a lemon garish or a pepperoni galette filled with pepperoni, tomato and slivered red onions.

Student Center Satellite Features New Wall Mural

The new addition covering the back wall of the Starbucks seating area features a collection of commemorative photos from the University of Houston, some dating back to 1927.

Ice Cream Machine Added at Cougar Woods

Guests at the dining hall can use the soft-serve machine any time of the day to make an ice cream cup or cone.


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