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Emily Fahner
Marketing Manager

Photo Booth, DJ Part of UH Dining's Welcome Back Bash

Houston, August 20, 2015 — UH Dining Services is throwing a welcome back bash for all students, faculty and staff at the Fresh Food Company and Cougar Woods Dining Hall complete with a photo booth and DJ.

Visit Fresh Food Company from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 24, and Cougar Woods Dining Hall from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 25, to spin the prize wheel and take pictures in the photo booth while the DJ plays your favorite hits.

"We are excited to welcome all of the students, faculty and staff back to campus and kick off another great year!" said Torik Banks, UH Dining director of operations. "This will be a wonderful opportunity for those without a meal plan to experience our unique dining program and take part in all of the fun."

Door rates for those without meal plans are $7.25 for breakfast, $8.25 for lunch and $9.25 for dinner.

Meals plans are affordable and offer added convenience for students, faculty and staff. Each plan comes with a set number of block meals to use at the two residential dining halls and Cougar Cash to use at all 29 locations across campus. Visit the UH Dining Services website for more information on meal plans.

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