PLANT OPS CREW GIVES NORTH TEXAS PROFESSOR EARLY PRESENT posted 12/22/08
Christmas came a little early for a visiting Regents Professor who stayed at the University of Houston Hilton Hotel.
2009 MANDATORY TRAINING posted 12/22/08
The Mandatory Training Season is soon coming to an end. The last day to complete the FY09 Mandatory
Training is December 31, 2008.
WINTER BREAK SCHEDULE posted 12/22/08
The University of Houston will be closed for the Winter Break starting December 24 through January 4.
Coinciding with this closure, several campus businesses will also be shutting down for the break.
NEW CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS TO ENHANCE EAST SIDE OF CAMPUS posted 12/22/08
The University of Houstonís Board of Regents gave its stamp of approval on several construction projects
that will ultimately change the look and feel of the east side of campus.
BOARD OF REGENTS APPROVES NIMS GUIDELINES posted 12/22/08
At its February 16th meeting, the UH System Board of Regents approved the implementation of the
National Incident Management System (NIMS) for the entire UH System.
ATTENTION FACULTY: SUBMIT YOUR COURSE PACK ORDERS posted 12/22/08
The University Copy Center, which has locations at Bauer College of Business, the UH Law Center and
the UH Parking Garage, offers custom publishing services to faculty members.
ROAD REPAIR AND TRAFFIC DIVERSION posted 12/22/08
Traffic at the intersection of Cullen Boulevard and Entrance 14 will diverted from 8 a.m., Monday,
December 29 through Thursday, January 1, 2009, due to road repairs near Fleming Hall.
UH POLICE OFFICERS WORK 24/7/365 posted 12/22/08
The University of Houston Department of Public Safety (UHDPS) police officers work 24 hours a day,
7 days a week, 365 days a year to keep your campus safe. While holiday gathering are being enjoyed,
UHDPS police officers will be patrolling the campus.
NOW LEASING CALHOUN LOFTS RETAIL SPACE posted 12/22/08
The lofts feature 553,000 Gross Square Feet of housing for approximately 1000 graduate and undergraduate
professional students within the campus professional precinct including 10,000 SF of retail space and 1,000
SF of multi-purpose meeting space.
STAFF TUITION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE posted 12/22/08
The application deadline for the spring 2009 Staff Tuition Scholarship is January 2, 2009. Applications
received after the deadline will not be considered.
ONLINE CAPITAL PROJECTS STATUS REPORT posted 12/22/08
Information regarding major capital projects is now available through the Plant Operations website.
TIPS TO SECURE YOUR OFFICE DURING THE HOLIDAY posted 12/22/08
The Department of Public Safety wants to share a few tips on closing up your office for the holiday break.
HOLIDAY SHIPPING AND SUPPLIES posted 12/22/08
The University Copy Center is an authorized shipper of FedEx, USPS and DHL and offers convenience that
is sure to make holiday preparations less hectic.
MAIL PICK UP AND DELIVERY DURING COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES posted 12/18/08
Due to the morning and afternoon graduations held in Hofheinz Pavilion and Cullen Performance Hall on
Friday, December 19, mail service will be
interrupted in several buildings.
TEXTBOOK ADOPTIONS posted 12/15/08
A week into buyback, and with spring courses beginning in almost a month, only 64% of textbook
adoptions have been received by the UH Bookstore.
ON-CAMPUS RECYCLING MADE EASY posted 12/15/08
The University has announced
some different enhancements that
will make on campus
recycling easier; furthermore
the University is in the process
of installing more
than 240 outdoor recycling bins
located throughout the UH
HOLIDAY DINING HOURS posted 12/15/08
With students off for the holidays dining options on campus will be reduced, and the locations
remaining open will offer special operating hours from December 19 through January 19.
NOVEMBER BOOKSTORE BULLETIN posted 12/15/08
Get the latest UH Bookstore updates including information about their online book request system.
HOLIDAY BREAK CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY posted 12/15/08
Plant Operations will be busy over the holiday break. Click the link above to see
a list of scheduled projects.
HOLIDAY BREAK POWER OUTAGES posted 12/15/08
Several power outages have been
scheduled by the Department of
during the upcoming holiday
BANKING FAIR posted 12/12/08
The University of Houston is
hosting a second Banking Fair on
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
from 10.am. - 2:00p.m in the
Lone Star Room at the University
PARKING LOT 12A, 15D, 15F, and 16B UPDATE posted 12/15/08
This coming Monday, Tuesday and
Wednesday (12/15 through 12/17)
the light poles in parking lots
12A, 15D, 15F and 16B will be
BEAT CONTACT PROGRAM posted 12/15/08
The University of Houston Department of Public Safety is implementing the Beat Contact Program.
HOLIDAY DECORATING TIPS posted 12/15/08
The Christmas Grinch is offering
up his holiday decorating tips
and hoping that you follow
GREEN UH posted 12/12/08
The UH Green movement is expanding
and looking for student workers
and volunteers to advance the
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION posted 12/8/08
The University of Houston
announced exciting plans today
to team up with METRO to make
METRO Bus service to campus
fast, easy and inexpensive.
FINALS MANIA posted 12/5/08
The finals period for UH
students is from December 10
through December 18. During this
time, anxious and stressed-out
students retreat to the Library
for intense last-minute
studying. To view the
PAYROLL REORGANIZATION posted 12/5/08
In an effort to provide better
service to the campus community,
the UH Payroll office has been
reorganized as of December 1,
RETURN OF THE COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY posted 12/4/08
Beginning December 5, 2008, the
Jenkinís Architecture & Art
Library located in the Gerald D.
Hines College of Architecture,
prepared for the return of
nearly 110,000 library books and
journals which were displaced
due to the effects of Hurricane
BUILDING CONTROLS UPDATE posted 12/4/08
All the buildings on UHís
central campus employ some form
of temperature control. Several
buildings utilize a room
thermostat that varies air
pressure to large control valves
that cause either warm air or
cold air to flow.
SAFEGUARD YOUR BIKE posted 12/4/08
Recently the University of
Houston experienced a rash of
bicycle thefts. With the
outstanding work from the
Investigators of the Department
of Public Safety the suspects
were identified and charged with
a large number of these thefts.
HOLIDAY SAFETY TIPS posted 12/4/08
It is the holiday season and
everyone will be shopping and
visiting family and friends.
Donít let the spirit of the
holiday season lull you into
giving the criminal element a
chance to ply their trade. Below
are some tips on how to keep
your holiday season safe and
RECYCLING POLICY posted 12/3/08
The UH Campus Sustainability
Task Force met on Monday to
recommend a draft recycling
policy for campus review.
COKE'S MONSTER ROLL-OUT posted 12/1/08
Houston Coca-Cola Bottling
Company announces their newest
distribution relationship with
Hansen Natural Corporation,
which markets and distributes
the Monster Energy line of
UH BOOKSTORE TEXTBOOK BUYBACK posted 12/1/08
The UH Bookstore will conduct
their end of semester textbook
buyback December 1 through the
December 18, 2008.
EVENT RECAP-BEST THANKSGIVING EVER posted 12/1/08
UH Dining Services celebrated Thanksgiving early with a "Best Thanksgiving Ever" attitude.
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