FACILITIES MANAGEMENT SUMMER PROJECTS FOCUS
ON CAMPUS CLEANUP AND SEMESTER PREPARATION posted 8/31/12
Facilities Management has been hard at work all summer cleaning, refreshing and repairing
campus facilities and grounds in preparation for the start of the fall semester.
JOIN UH DINING FOR A PICNIC LUNCH ON SEPT.
Come celebrate the end of summer with UH Dining Services at a
picnic-themed lunch in the Fresh Food Company in Moody Towers.
UNIVERSITY COPY CENTER EXPANDS COLOR
The new Oce CS650/665 color digital presses will allow the copy
center to print more magazines, postcards, brochures, fliers,
booklets, direct mail pieces and other marketing and
communication materials better and quicker.
FAMIS PHASE 2 IMPLEMENTATION PROJECT
The FAMIS Phase 2 Implementation Project will provide the UH
campus with an efficient means for generating and tracking work
LOUD NOISES THROUGHOUT CAMPUS
On Tuesday, Sept. 4 and Wednesday, Sept 5, Victory Energy will
be running and testing the new boiler located in the Central
SOUTH SIDE OF ENTRANCE 14 TO CLOSE FOR
MUCH OF SUNDAY
On Sunday, Sept. 2, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. entrance 14 will be
closed with the north side redirected for two-say traffic.
GREEN COMMUTER FAIR
Join us for the Fall 2012 Green Commuter Fair, to be held on
September 5-6 at the UC Satellite and PGH Breezeway from 10 a.m.
to 2 p.m.
GAME DAY PARKING GUIDELINES
In order to provide for safe and efficient travel on campus
during football games, the following Game Day parking rules take
effect during football games on campus.
FACILITIES PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION
ASSISTS IN CAMPUS MOVE IN
Facilities Planning and Construction has been working to
minimize the impact of current construction to our campus during
the start of the new school year.
DINING UPDATE: WHATíS NEW IN DINING ON CAMPUS
Though campus may seem to slow down during the summer, UH Dining
Services has been busily making changes to its locations on campus
to ensure that students, faculty and staff have the best options
available now that fall classes have begun.
GREENUH EVOLVES INTO OFFICE OF
The Office of Sustainability has grown over time and now has
broadened its focus to several areas and audiences throughout
STUDENTS NOW CAN GO ONLINE TO BUY, CHANGE OR CANCEL A MEAL PLAN
University of Houston students who want to buy or make changes to a meal plan now can do so at the click of a mouse.
SIDEWALK CHANGES BEING MADE AROUND CENTRAL PLANT
On Thursday, Aug. 24, 2012, the construction fence at the Central Plant will be moved to the east side to encompass the old sidewalk into the project site.
FIGHT THE BITE
Protect yourself from the West Nile virus with the 4 D's.
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT TOWN HALL MEETING
Come join us at the EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT TOWN HALL MEETING
on Wednesday, September 12th from 2pm-4pm in the Elizabeth D.
Rockwell Pavilion of MD Anderson Library.
NAMING CONTEST VOTING FOR NEW DINING HALL
TO TAKE PLACE AUGUST 27 - 31 ON UHDS FACEBOOK PAGE
We have narrowed down our choices to the top 3 and we are
turning the vote back to you for the final decision.
FACILITIES MANAGEMENT STAFF UPDATES -
We continue to make strides towards enhanced customer
service and stewardship of our physical resources.
CLEAN UP DAY 2012 SLIDESHOW
SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER (SERC) FOURTH FLOOR COMPLETION
Construction of the lab space on the fourth
floor of the Science & Engineering Research Center
(SERC) has been completed.
UPDATED SURPLUS PROPERTY
Click on Transfers to Surplus Warehouse.
$5 FRIDAY PROGRAM TO CONTINUE
EVERY FRIDAY DURING THE FALL SEMESTER
As the tradition of Cougar Red Fridays continues to grow, it
seems only fitting to grow the Faculty/Staff $5 Friday program
in the dining halls as well.
REAL FOOD ON CAMPUS IN
OBERHOLTZER HALL TO REMAIN OPEN FOR FALL 2012
The Real Food on Campus dining hall in Oberholtzer Hall will
remain open for the fall semester until the new dining facility
COUGAR VILLAGE II CONSTRUCTION
AFFECTS LOT 6B
Beginning Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 6 a.m., a section of
Lot 6B will be temporarily closed due to construction activities
at Cougar Village II.
UNIVERSITY CENTER CIRCLE DRIVE CLOSURE
On Monday, August 13, 2012, work will begin to remove
the canopy over the south entrance to the University Center,
as well as the UC Information Booth at the south entrance.
CAMPUS CONVENIENCE STORES TO CEASE SALES
OF TOBACCO IN ACCORDANCE WITH NEW CAMPUS POLICY
In accordance with the new campus tobacco policy, the campus
convenience stores will not be ordering any more tobacco
products and will cease sales altogether once the current stock
PORTION OF CULLEN BOULEVARD TO CLOSE SATURDAY AS GENERATORS ARE MOVED
The northbound side of Cullen Boulevard, just east of Holman Street,
will be closed between the hours of 6:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Saturday,
August 11, 2012.
CLEAN UP DAY - THANK YOU TO ALL OF THE
FACILITIES PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION
Facilities Planning and Construction has implemented an
assessment process to measure the performance of FPC Project
Management staff as well as Design and Contractor teams.
NORTH BOUND LANE CLOSURE AT CULLEN BOULEVARD
Beginning Wednesday, August 8, 2012, as part of the New
Dining Hall project, the sanitary sewer connection will
be made to the City of Houstonís sanitary system.
NEW F'REAL MILKSHAKE MACHINE CREATES
MILKSHAKE MAGIC AT THE COUGAR XPRESS MARKET IN COUGAR VILLAGE
offers milkshakes, smoothies and frozen cappuccinos.
SUMMER INTERSESSION DINING HOURS OF OPERATION
BACK TO SCHOOL SPECIALS FROM PRINTING AND
Remember us for all your copying, printing, graphic design and
BARE BOWLS KITCHEN MAKES IT EASY TO EAT
HEALTHY AND LOCAL
Bare Bowls Kitchen serves up delicious grain bowls packed with
meat and veggies sourced from local farmers and sustainably
METRO - SERVICE UPDATES
METRO is implementing a series of route and schedule
modifications that will take place on August 26, 2012.
AMERICAN RED CROSS APP FOR SMARTPHONE HURRICANE
The American Red Cross has recently implemented a new smart phone application.
TEXTBOOK LOANS AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS
posted 8/01/12 Students can request a loan
to cover textbook expenses.
INTERSESSION SPECIAL: $5 LUNCHES AT THE
FRESH FOOD COMPANY WEEKDAYS AUGUST 15-22
posted 8/01/12 Stop by and have lunch with
us during intersession. We'll keep a plate warm for you!