July 2015

RESIDENTIAL MOVE-IN MAY IMPACT TRAFFIC AND PARKING ON CAMPUS posted on 7/31/15
The University of Houston community should be prepared for possible delays when thousands of students move into the on-campus residential communities Aug. 19-22.

EXPECT TRAFFIC DELAYS DURING MAYOR'S BACK TO SCHOOL FEST posted on 7/31/15
For those who need to be on campus on Saturday, Aug. 15, the fifth annual event will affect traffic on Cullen Boulevard, Elgin Street, Scott Street, Holman Street and Spur 5.

AUXILIARY SERVICES FAIR RETURNS TO CAMPUS AUG. 4 posted on 7/24/15
The event, which will take place from 10 a.m. to noon in the Rockwell Pavilion, will shine the spotlight on the many services and programs offered to faculty and staff.

LOT 15G RECONFIGURED AS VISITOR PARKING posted on 7/24/15
The lot, which is located in front of the Athletics/Alumni Center, now includes a pull-ticket system that uses MasterCard and Visa as payment options.

PASSING OF STATE AUDIT GIVES UH GREEN LIGHT ON CAMPUS IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS posted on 7/24/15
The University of Houston successfully passed the facilities audit conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, allowing it to continue construction and improvement projects over the next five years.

REVAMPED CAMPUS NATATORIUM SET TO REOPEN THIS MONTH posted on 7/24/15
The work on the UH competition pool in the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center began in January and included a complete renovation of its piping system. In addition, both the indoor and outdoor pools have been plastered.

COUNTRY VOCAL BAND HOME FREE SETS CONCERT DATE AT UH posted on 7/24/15
The band, which won the fourth season of NBC's The Sing-Off, will be performing at Cullen Performance Hall on Friday, Oct. 16. Tickets are now on sale.

UHPD OFFICERS ATTEND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN CONFERENCE posted on 7/17/15
By taking part in the event, Sgt. Dina Padovan, Officer Yolanda Edmund and Officer Anita Couch were able to develop and strengthen their response to combating violent crimes against women.

UH WHOLE FOODS MARKET COMMUNITY DAY TO HAVE A 'SUSTAINABLE' PRESENCE posted on 7/17/15
On Aug. 20, the store in the Galleria area will donate a portion of its sales that day to the University of Houston's campus community garden and Shasta's Culinary Workshop.

AUTOMATIC FLOODGATES READY TO PROTECT UH FROM THE NEXT BIG STORM posted on 7/17/15
Seventeen gates were installed in 2002 and are part of a network strategically placed throughout campus to protect areas most vulnerable to flooding.

HELP NEEDED BATTLING HEAT, HUMIDITY AND WEEDS IN COMMUNITY GARDEN posted on 7/17/15
The UH Office of Sustainability welcomes volunteers to help in the garden, which grows produce that is donated to area food pantries.

THE TENORS COMING TO UH THIS FALL posted on 7/17/15
The Juno award-winning foursome from Canada will be performing at Cullen Performance Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 21. Tickets are already on sale.

NEW STOP SIGNS IN PLACE ON CALHOUN posted on 7/9/15
The University of Houston Police Department will be monitoring the area as members of the UH community adjust to the four-way stop at the entrance of the Welcome Center Student Parking Garage and parking lot 2A.

NEW ADDRESSES ASSIGNED TO ALL CAMPUS BUILDINGS posted on 7/6/15
Every building across campus will have a new, specific address beginning on Saturday, Aug. 1.

UHDS WILL HOST COW APPRECIATION DAY AT STUDENT CENTER posted on 7/2/15
Chick-fil-A will reward customers who are dressed from head to hoof with a free lunch on Tuesday, July 14, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

TURN AROUND DON'T DROWN posted on 7/2/15
The University of Houston's Office of Emergency Management urges everyone to take a few minutes and visit the National Weather Service's Turn Around Don't Drown website.

STUDENT CENTER SATELLITE FOOD COURT CLOSED FOR REPAIRS UNTIL JULY 9 posted on 7/2/15
The closure will affect the locations that were open for the summer, including Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, Starbucks, Smoothie King and the C3 Store.