June 2016

PARKING LOTS MINIMALLY IMPACTED DURING SUMMER MAINTENANCE posted on 6/17/16
UH Parking and Transportation Services is busy improving numerous lots and entrances across campus this summer, but at no time will there be any full lot closures.

CLOTHING DRIVE RESCUES NEARLY 6,000 POUNDS OF TEXTILES FROM LANDFILL posted on 6/17/16
Three members of the Sustainability Task Force partnered with American Textile Recycling Service and the Salvation Army to place donation bins inside five on-campus residential communities during the final three weeks of the spring semester.

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: CHRISTINE DONOVAN'S JOB INVOLVES MORE THAN TRAINING posted on 6/17/16
The senior training specialist in Human Resources, whose background includes stops at Disney, NASA and ExxonMobil, sees her role at UH as being more of a problem solver.

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: COUGAR CARD WORKER'S DREAM INCLUDES BURGERS posted on 6/17/16
Ashton Connely, who is pursuing a business marketing major at UH, wants to open a chain of hamburger restaurants in the downtown areas of several major cities.

PTS EARNS BRONZE QUILL AWARD FOR 'WORD ON THE STREET' Blog posted on 6/6/16
Representatives from UH's Parking and Transportation Department will be attending the Houston International Association of Business Communicators annual awards gala to accept the award for their work.

PARKING AND TRANSPORTATION SERVICES LAUNCHES 'COAST' - A NEW ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM posted on 6/6/16
The University of Houston's Office of Emergency Management wants everyone to stay safe when heavy rains bring floodwaters to the Greater Houston area.

THREE FAST FACTS TO KNOW ABOUT FLOOD PREPAREDNESS posted on 6/6/16
The University of Houston's Office of Emergency Management wants everyone to stay safe when heavy rains bring floodwaters to the Greater Houston area.

BE PREPARED BY BUILDING OR REPLENISHING AN EMERGENCY KIT posted on 6/6/16
University of Houston students, staff and faculty are asked to take 40 seconds to watch the most recent video from FEMA on how to build a kit and what to include in it.

FOCUS ON CAMPUS ART: 'DOUBLE PHYSICHROMIE' CREATES DIZZYING APPEARANCE posted on 6/6/16
The serpentine-like sculpture that sits near the Welcome Center Parking Garage comprises multi-colored pieces, vertical striping and alternating blade shapes to create a unique optical effect.