December 2009


UH RECYCLES THOUSANDS OF BETA TAPES posted 12/22/09
Thousands of old beta tapes have been taken to a special recycling center this week as a special effort to avoid trash waste.

COUGAR CARD OFFICE MOVES TO WELCOME CENTER posted 12/18/09
The Cougar Card office will establish its new home at the Welcome Center in time for the spring semester this year.

HOLIDAY BREAK POWER OUTAGE - SEE WHO WILL BE AFFECTED posted 12/17/03
Due to work involving a feeder connection to the New Wheeler Housing Facility, electrical power will be interrupted to more than a dozen buildings.

DPS ENJOYS FINALSMANIA posted 12/16/09
The University of Houston Division of Administration and Finance held its annual Finalsmania pancake event in the M.D. Anderson Library last week.

COMMUNITY GARDEN PRODUCES VEGETABLES FOR UH DINING posted 12/16/09
The community garden continues to prove its productivity, as new crops have been harvested despite challenging weather conditions.

UH RECEIVES AWARD FROM CENTERPOINT ENERGY FOR EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENTS posted 12/11/09
The University of Houston received a special plaque from CenterPoint Energy for successfully implementing energy efficient measures as a result of participation in the 2009 Commercial Retro-Commissioning Program.

WHAT IS YOUR EXIT STRATEGY? posted 12/08/09
If you donít have the answer for the question above then itís probably a good time for you and your department to develop an exit strategy.

UH WINS CHILI COOK-OFF COMPETITION AGAINST RICE posted 12/08/09
At the University of Houston versus Rice football game last week, the Chili Cook-Off results declared that UH was victorious in more ways than one.

COMMUNITY GARDEN PROVIDES FLAVOR FOR UH CUISINE posted 12/07/09
The new community garden, planted on UHís very own campus, has begun producing valuable seasoning for use in campus dining recipes.

UH ADDS SECURITY CAMERAS TO CAMPUS BUSES posted 12/07/09
New cameras installed on UH buses are a welcome enhancement to campus security.

CALHOUN LOFTS AND WHEELER HOUSING FEATURED IN MAGAZINE posted 12/03/09
The University of Houston's Calhoun Lofts and Wheeler Housing are featured in the December issue of Construction Today magazine.