Feb 2016

SECOND LATE NIGHT FOOD TRUCK LOCATION OPENS ON CAMPUS posted on 2/29/16
The new pad, which is in the circle drive on the east side of TDECU Stadium near the Cougar Place residential community, is open 11 p.m. to 3 a.m., Monday through Thursday.

NEXT SUSTAINABILITY MEETUP TO FEATURE RECYCLING, WASTE EXPERTS posted on 2/24/16
The March 8 gathering is the third of four events hosted by the UH Office of Sustainability that are taking place during the national RecycleMania competition.

PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE TO AFFECT MAIL SERVICES IN SOME UH BUILDINGS posted on 2/22/16
Due to the morning and afternoon preparations for the debate, mail pickup and delivery services to the Arts District and a portion of the Athletics District will be suspended Thursday, Feb. 25.

PUBLIC ART DAY PLANNED IN THE SPRING posted on 2/19/16
Public art tours, music, food and children's activities all will be part of the event, which will take place Saturday, April 16, from noon to 3 p.m. in the UH Arts District's Wilhelmina Grove.

UH DINING PLANNING SPECIAL CARIBBEAN DINNER MENU posted on 2/18/16
The Hey Mon Day event will take place March 10 during the dinner hours at the Fresh Food Company in Moody Towers.

HALAL AND KOSHER ITEMS AVAILABLE AT CAMPUS CONVENIENCE STORES posted on 2/17/16
The Cougar Xpress Markets in the Student Center, Cougar Village and Calhoun Lofts now have dedicated sections for the halal and kosher food items.

STUDENTS CAN LEARN ABOUT ON-CAMPUS LIVING AT HOUSING FAIR posted on 2/17/16
The annual event will take place Wednesday, March 9, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Butler Plaza and will include games, prizes and food. Housing representatives will be on hand to answer questions.

PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE WILL IMPACT CAMPUS LOTS AND STREETS posted on 2/16/16
University of Houston students, faculty and staff should be prepared for the impact the Feb. 25 event will have, not only on the day it takes place, but in the days leading up to it as well.

UH DINING CONTINUES PARTNERSHIP WITH CAMPUS KITCHEN PROGRAM posted on 2/16/16
The student-based food recovery team, which specializes in food relief initiatives and delivers food to shelter and housing locations, has collected 4,000 pounds of food from the two campus dining halls.

DINING, HOUSING ACCOMPLISHMENTS ADDRESSED IN TOWN HALLS posted on 2/12/16
Students, faculty and staff were invited to attend the gatherings on Feb. 2 and 3, during which representatives from UH Dining and Student Housing & Residential Life detailed all the positive changes that have taken place over the past year.

HUB VENDOR SHOWCASE TO FEATURE TEJAS OFFICE PRODUCTS posted on 2/8/16
Faculty and staff are invited to attend the event, which takes place Wednesday, Feb. 10, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion in the MD Anderson Library.

EXPOSING PUBLIC TO UH’S ART COLLECTION GOAL OF NEW INITIATIVE posted on 2/4/16
Over the next several years, a comprehensive effort to educate and expose as many people as possible to the vast number of art pieces on campus will be developed.

SMASHING PUMPKINS BRINGING CONCERT TOUR TO UH THIS SPRING posted on 2/4/16
The Grammy Award-winning rock group will end tour at Cullen Performance Hall on April 20 with special guest Liz Phair.

FIRST SUSTAINABILITY MEETUP OF THE SPRING SCHEDULED posted on 2/4/16
The event will take place Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. and will include videos featuring people living without waste, the recycling process and food waste-reduction strategies.

COMPLEX ‘FLOW’ A VISUAL TREAT posted on 2/4/16
The hauntingly beautiful and peaceful artwork has hung in the Health and Biomedical Sciences Building since its installation in December 2012.

DINING HALL TO HOST MARDI GRAS CELEBRATION posted on 2/4/16
Join UH Dining Services from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 9 at the Fresh Food Company in Moody Towers for a Mardi Gras lunch filled with beads, masks and creole cuisine.

UH DINING CELEBRATES AMERICAN HEART MONTH posted on 2/4/16
Aramark is teaming up with the American Heart Association during heart month to improve the health of customers, community members and employees.

ON-CAMPUS HOUSING APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR THE FALL posted on 2/1/16
University of Houston students can go online to sign up to live in any of the seven on-campus residential communities for the 2016-2017 academic year.