April 2010
 

JOIN US FOR A 70's RETRO PARTY posted 04/30/10
RFoC @ Moody Towers. Blast from the past noon - 2 p.m., Farwell Dinner 5 p.m. to
8 p.m.

FINALS MANIA posted 04/28/10
Take a break from studying and join us at Finals Mania! Tuesday, May 4
from 10 p.m. - midnight at the M.D. Anderson Library.

UH ENJOYS EARTH DAY CARNIVAL ON CAMPUS posted 04/27/10
On April 22nd, UH celebrated Earth Day on campus.

ANNUAL EARTH DAY DRAWING CONTEST posted 04/26/10
The Annual Department of Public Safety Earth Day drawing contest has concluded.

MOODY TOWERS CELEBRATES A COUNTDOWN TO CHANGE posted 04/23/10
Next week, Moody Towers will celebrate the "Countdown to Change", with events held each day to remember the good times that were shared at the Towers, as well as anticipating the enjoyment that is yet to be had in the dining hall's near future.

UH NAMED AMONG NATION'S MOST ENVIRONMENTALLY RESPONSIBLE UNIVERSITIES posted 4/21/10

EARTH DAY CARNIVAL - APRIL 22, 2010 posted 04/21/10
Join us for a day of fun and games at the Earth Day Carnival on April 22 at Butler Plaza from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

CALHOUN LOFTS CONTINUES TO RECEIVE PUBLICITY & PRAISE posted 04/16/10
Within the past month alone, the Calhoun Lofts facility has either garnered praise and/or increased attention through the various awards received since its opening.

MOODY TOWERS DINING TO BEGIN CONSTRUCTION FOR RENOVATION PROJECT posted 04/16/10
Moody Towers Dining Hall will soon undergo extensive renovation to transform its current layout into an innovative, Fresh Food Co. dining experience for the fall.

WHY COMMUNITY GARDENTS ARE VALUABLE posted 04/16/10
Community gardens are designed to improve a community. The concept of community gardens developed long before the Victory Gardens of World War II, the oldest known in the United States is about 250 years old in Winston-Salem, NC.

UH CELEBRATES ITS GREEN INITIATIVES ON EARTH DAY posted 04/16/10
Next week, the University of Houston will participate in one of the biggest green events of the semester as it celebrates its own role in preserving the environment during Earth Day on Thursday, April 22nd.

COUGAR CARD OFFICE INTRODUCES ONLINE SERVICES posted 04/15/10
The Cougar Card Office is introducing online services - affording students, faculty and staff the convenience of completing certain processes from their own computer.

ARAMARK RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST ETHICAL COMPANIES
posted 04/12/10

ARAMARK, a world leader in providing professional services, is one of the World's Most Ethical Companies, as determined by the Ethisphere Institute.

UH EARTH DAY 2010 FREECYCLE EVENT INFORMATION posted 04/12/10
As part of the Earth Day celebration on Thursday April 22nd, 2010, a freecycle event will be held in the Lone Star room of the University Center from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

PLANT OPERATIONS UNVEILS A QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER REGARDING FACILITIES MANAGEMENT posted 04/09/10
It is with great excitement that we announce the publication of PEOPLE & PLACES.

UHDPS DONATES TO COLORCYCLE posted 04/09/10
Supporting the arts, whether it is with the University of Houston or within the Houston community, can and always will be a positive and rewarding experience.

THE RAD PROGRAM GETS NEW SUITS posted 04/09/10
The University of Houston Department of Public Safety has been lucky enough to receive 2 new Rape Aggression Defense Aggressor Suits and 2 new sets of Strike Pads for their Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) program last week.

GOODBYE RFOC, HELLO FRESH FOOD CO.! posted 04/08/10
RFOC closing on April 30, 2010 and Fresh Food Co. will be opening on August 2010.

UNIVERSITY COPY CENTER SEMINAR - PRINT HERE, NOT THERE posted 04/07/10
What steps can you take to help control your printing cost?

NEXTBUS LAUNCH TO ENHANCE UH SHUTTLE SERVICE posted 04/05/10
NextBus, a new service for UH shuttles, launches this week – offering real-time arrival predictions which will enable the community to know the exact time their desired bus will arrive at their stop.

RECENT ENHANCEMENTS TO THE ONLINE PASSWORD RESET TOOL posted 04/02/10
UIT is committed to delivering a suite of highly reliable and secure technology services the meets the needs of our customers.

HR UPCOMING TRAINING OFFERING SCHEDULE posted 04/01/10
There’s no better time than spring to renew your perspective, refresh your skills and learn something new!

ARAMARK & COALITION OF IMMOKALEE WORKERS posted 04/01/10
ARAMARK & Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) sign agreement to improve wages, working conditions in tomato fields of Florida.

CAPITAL RENEWAL AND DEFERRED MAINTENANCE PROGRAM INFO NOW ONLINE posted 04/01/10
A University side committee has been developed to monitor, plan for and manage capital renewal needs for the university.