June 2013

SUMMER ROAD AND PARKING LOT MAINTENANCE SCHEDULED posted 6/30/13 Houston, June 25, 2013 – Parking and Transportation Services will be performing maintenance on various lots and entrances during the summer break.

COMMUNITY GETS CHANCE TO SEE EMERGENCY OPERATION CENTER posted 6/28/13 The center, which recently moved into space at the Houston Public Media building, held an open house to show off its new home.


NEW CONTACT FOR MOTOR VEHICLE RECORD CHECKS posted 6/21/13 Risk Management, which processes motor vehicle record checks for those who operate university owned or leased vehicles, has designated Brenda Meade as the person who will handle this duty.

UH DINING HITS MAJOR MILESTONE posted 6/21/13 For the first time ever, more than a million meals were served in a single academic year in the dining halls on campus.

UH FLAG WILL BE LOWERED IN MEMORY OF ALUMNUS posted 6/20/13 A memorial service is scheduled for June 22 in honor of George Hall, a cherished donor and friend to the university.

FIREWORKS NOT ALLOWED ON UH CAMPUS posted 6/13/13 With the Fourth of July holiday just three weeks away, the University of Houston Fire Marshal’s Office would like to remind everyone that fireworks are not allowed on campus or within the city limits of Houston.

UH POLICE OFFICER TO PLAY IN CHARITY HOCKEY GAME posted 6/13/13 University of Houston Police Officer Jeremy Nino will be taking part in a charity hockey game on June 15 to raise money for the families of the firefighters killed and injured in a May 31 hotel blaze in southwest Houston.

BOILER TESTING MAY LEAD TO LOUD NOISES posted 6/07/13 Throughout the day on Friday, June 7, Victory Energy will be running and testing the new boiler located in the Central Plant. This could cause a loud release of excess steam that may be heard and seen across campus intermittently.

FLAGS FLOWN AT HALF STAFF IN RESPECT FOR FIRE FIGHTERS posted 6/05/13 The University of Houston is flying the State of Texas and the University of Houston flag at half-staff today as a mark of respect for the brave City of Houston fire fighters who perished while serving their community on May 31, 2013.

CUSTOMERS WILL BE ABLE TO ENJOY FRESH FOOD COMPANY OVER THE SUMMER posted 6/03/13 After offering summer meal plans and receiving considerable purchasing support from students, the Fresh Food Company will operate seven days a week during the summer session for breakfast, lunch and dinner.