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Kristina Michel
Communications Coordinator

Nominate Someone for Sustainable Coog Series

Houston, March 24, 2016 —Are you passionate about human rights, conservation, fair labor conditions, recycling, organic farming or other areas of sustainability? Do you know someone who has gone the extra mile to educate and encourage others to incorporate sustainability into their daily lives?

The University of Houston Office of Sustainability is accepting nominees for its new Sustainable Coog series, which will showcase UH students, faculty, staff or alumni who have demonstrated a commitment to sustainability and improving the natural environment. Selected participants will be featured on the Office of Sustainability's blog, newsletter, website and social media pages. An Office of Sustainability prize package will also be awarded to each participant.

Interested UH community members must submit a completed nomination form to be considered. The form is available online.

Those seeking more information can submit their questions to the Office of Sustainability at

About the University of Houston

The University of Houston is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university recognized by The Princeton Review as one of the nation's best colleges for undergraduate education. UH serves the globally competitive Houston and Gulf Coast Region by providing world-class faculty, experiential learning and strategic industry partnerships. Located in the nation's fourth-largest city, UH serves nearly 43,000 students in the most ethnically and culturally diverse region in the country.