February 2015

FREE 'WALL-E' SCREENING ONE OF MANY RECYCLEMANIA EVENTS posted on 2/26/15
The UH Office of Sustainability is sponsoring the showing, which is open to the UH community and will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, in the multipurpose room of Oberholtzer Hall.

MONTHLY FAMIS FRIDAY TRAINING SESSIONS OPEN TO UH COMMUNITY posted on 2/26/15
Staff, faculty and students are invited to participate in the first training on March 6 that will cover creating service requests and performing other related tasks.

NEW STREET SWEEPING PROGRAM KEEPING CAMPUS ENTRANCES CLEAN posted on 2/25/15
Every two weeks, University Boulevard/Entrance 1, Entrance 14 and Entrance 16 are cleaned in the early morning hours by Recycling and Solid Waste to help keep the campus looking the best that it can.

CONSTRUCTION MOVING RIGHT ALONG ON BASKETBALL PRACTICE FACILITY posted on 2/25/15
A skeletal framework of steel girders is already taking shape on the new building, which will be located on the southeast corner of Hofheinz Pavilion at the intersection of Cullen Boulevard and Holman Street.

SIDEWALK NEAR TDECU STADIUM CLOSING FOR TWO WEEKS posted on 2/23/15
The closure runs Feb. 25 through March 13 and is necessary to correct a low area that currently floods near the walkway.

UH OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ASSISTS WITH CERT RODEO posted on 2/23/15
Interim Emergency Management Director Kelly Boysen and Emergency Management Specialist Ginger Walker were involved with the Feb. 7 event.

PARKING AND TRANSPORTATION INVESTS IN NEW ECONOMY SPACES posted on 2/16/15
Set to be completed in phases throughout the upcoming fall semester, the spaces will be located at Energy Research Park.

NEW ITEMS SERVED AT MADE WITHOUT GLUTEN AND HALAL STATION posted on 2/13/15
Diners at the Fresh Food Company in Moody Towers will now find gluten-free cereal, bread, spreads and fresh sides at the station, which continues to evolve and expand its array of choices.

CHEF BRINGS YEARS OF EXPERIENCE TO SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT posted on 2/10/15
Roy Mauricio, who came aboard in July, spends his days doing everything from menu planning to food production work and purchasing.

HOUSING APPLICATION PROCESS NOW OPEN FOR THE FALL posted on 2/10/15
Students who want to live in one of the seven on-campus residential communities operated by Student Housing and Residential Life can now go online and complete the process.

DEADLINE NEARS TO APPLY FOR MEAL PLAN AND TEXTBOOK SCHOLARSHIPS posted on 2/10/15
Each year, Auxiliary Services teams with UH Dining and the bookstore to offer qualified students the opportunity to apply for the awards, which help cover the cost of books and meals.

TOWN HALLS: DINING AND HOUSING WORKING TO ENHANCE STUDENT EXPERIENCE posted on 2/6/15
The gatherings allowed UH students, faculty and staff to learn about the accomplishments of the past year and what is in store for the next year.

UH COMMUNITY SHOULD TAKE THE TIME TO UNDERSTAND STORM SURGES posted on 2/4/15
The Office of Emergency Management at the University of Houston encourages everyone to view a new video created by the National Weather Service in advance of this year’s upcoming hurricane season.