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UH Dining Hosting Chef Kaiser Lashkari

The UH alumnus will be serving up some of his favorite dishes at Cougar Woods Dining Commons on Nov. 7 as part of the celebrity chef series.

UH Programs, Practices Showcased at NACAS Conference

The University had five presentation proposals accepted for the conference, which drew auxiliary-related employees from universities and colleges from across the country.

Campus Document Systems Signs New Contract with UH

The five-year agreement means the University Copy Center on the ground floor of the Welcome Center Garage will continue serving the UH community.

Chick-fil-A Milkshakes Now Available at Student Center South

The UH location in the Student Center South started offering chocolate, strawberry, vanilla and Oreo cookie flavored shakes on Oct. 4.

Bookstore Hosting Grad Fair for Students to buy Graduation Gear

The three-day event will be 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 25 though Sept. 27 at the UH Bookstore in Student Center South. Numerous vendors will be in attendance.

Cougar Cash Relaunching on Boost App in Spring Semester

Development is underway to include Cougar Cash as a payment method on the Boost mobile ordering app, with a target launch of January 2019.

Late-Night Pizza Now Available on Campus Through Boost APP

University of Houston students and employees are now able to order personal-sized pizzas to go from Moody Towers Dining Commons during the late-night hours.

UH Dining Services Introduces Starbucks Nitro Cold Brew Bike

The mobile three-wheeled bicycle will be operated by a barista and offer cold brew coffee to the UH community.

New Director Joins Moody Towers Dining Team

James McKuin comes to UH Dining Services from Portland State University, where he opened the catering program with Chartwells.

Student Center Satellite Temporarily Closed

Due to ongoing maintenance issues, the building and all of its dining locations will remain closed for repairs. It is anticipated to reopen in the spring.

Chick-fil-A Now on the Boost Mobile Ordering App

Students, faculty and staff can now preorder and pay for their meal from in advance, then pick up their order at the restaurant in the Student Center South without having to wait in line.

UH Dining in Compliance with FDA's Menu Labeling Law

The Food and Drug Administration requires calories and portion sizes for self-served regular menu items be posted on menu boards.

NACAS Selects Dr. Emily Messa to Serve on Planning Committee

The National Association of College Auxiliary Services has appointed Associate Vice Chancellor/Associate Vice President for Administration Dr. Emily Messa to the 2019 NACAS C3X Committee.

Cougar Woods Named Level 1 Certified Green Restaurant

The UH dining facility received 156.32 GreenPoints on the Green Restaurant Association’s rigorous certification scale.


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