December 2012

NUMBER OF STUDENTS USING HIGH-SPEED NETWORK HAS MORE THAN DOUBLED  posted 12/19/12 Abu Sule Abdul a University of Houston College of Natural Science and Mathematics student, was the third winner of UIT's Wi-Fi raffle.


FIRE SUPPRESSION TANK TO BE DELIVERED TO HILTON posted 12/17/12 Vaughn Construction will deliver a 3,000-gallon fire suppression tank to the Hilton Hotel site around noon on Tuesday, Dec.18.

CHANGES COMING TO SHUTTLE SERVICE IN SPRING SEMESTER posted 12/17/12 The University of Houston will have a new shuttle service provider and revamped shuttle routes when the spring semester begins.

CRANE WILL AFFECT UNIVERSITY DRIVE LANE AND UNIVERSITY CENTER CIRCLE posted 12/17/12 Starting Wednesday, Dec. 26, the closure of both lanes on the north side of University Drive will be required to allow placement of a large crane in the University Center circle.

JOIN UH DINING FOR OUR WINTER LUNCH ON DEC. 13 posted 12/13/12 Our chefs have prepared a special Tex-Mex menu that will surely keep you warm!

TEMPORARY SIDEWALK CLOSURE SCHEDULED AT COUGAR VILLAGE II posted 12/11/12 A section of sidewalk at the south side of the Cougar Village II construction side along Wheeler Loop Road will be temporarily closed to pedestrian traffic between Entrance 5 and 6 beginning at 6 a.m. Monday, Dec. 17.

SIDEWALK CLOSURE SCHEDULED AT CENTRAL PLANT posted 12/11/12 Additional construction fencing will be installed at the Central Plant site on Thursday, Dec. 20 and will remain until Friday, Feb. 3

DISCOVER OTHER PARKING OPTIONS ON CAMPUS IN WAKE OF STADIUM PROJECT posted 12/11/12 Workers have started demolishing Robertson Stadium and replacing it with a state-of-the-art new facility.

FOOTBALL STADIUM DEMOLITION ACTIVITY SCHEDULE RELEASED posted 12/7/12 Beginning Monday, Dec. 10, mobilization and construction fencing of the Robertson Stadium site will be complete.


UHDS WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF TO CATERING ON CULLEN posted 12/4/12 University of Houston Dining Services is proud to announce that James Colson has joined the team as the new executive chef for Catering on Cullen

BUILDING COORDINATOR QUARTERLY MEETING HELD posted 12/3/12 A quarterly meeting was recently held for the UH Building Coordinator Program and was offered in two separate sessions.

FACILITIES MANAGEMENT BECOMES STEWARDS OF SUSTAINABILITY posted 12/3/12 During the past several years, the University of Houston has undertaken an array of efforts to become a more sustainable and eco-friendly campus.