UH JOB FAIR
UH will be holding a job fair on June 22, 2012
to fill benefits-eligible openings in Plant Operations/Facilities,
UH Department of Public Safety and Information Technology.
UH CAMPUS MOSQUITO SPRAYING
Today, Tuesday, May 29, 2012 Myers Pest Services
will be conducting mosquito spraying throughout
the UH Campus from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
UHDS WELCOMES NEW STARBUCKS LOCATION MANAGER
Please join us in welcoming Danielle Hartmann to the UH Dining Services team as the newest retail location manager.
FACILITIES MANAGEMENT PROJECT MANAGERS WORK BEHIND
THE SCENES TO MAINTAIN TIER ONE UNIVERSITY
As the University of Houston continues its Tier One journey,
it is essential to have a campus and facilities that reflect
our success and provide a solid base as we pursue our mission.
MELCHER PARKING LOT 19A RECONSTRUCTION
Starting Tuesday, May 29, 2012 reconstruction of Melcher
Parking Lot 19A will begin.
ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE AND STUDENT AFFAIRS
HOST 4TH ANNUAL STUDENT LEADERSHIP FORUM
Student leaders can get the inside track on the
main facets of the university during the 4th Annual
Student Leadership Forum on Wednesday, June 13.
UC TRANSFORMATION PROJECT UPDATE
The student-driven University Center Transformation
Project, transforming the University Center into a Tier
One hub for student life, is in the final stages of
preparing to break ground.
UH COUGAR CONNECT HUB EVENT
The UH Purchasing Department is pleased to announce
the Cougar Connect HUB Event 2012 on Friday, June 15, 2012,
from 8:30am to 12:30pm in the Rockwell Pavilion of the M.D.
COUGAR PLACE DRIVE TRAFFIC REROUTE
On Thursday, May 24, 2012 from 2:00 to 6:30 AM, a small
section of Cougar Place Drive (in front of the Cougar Place
Sophomore Housing construction site) will be closed to traffic.
AUXILIARY SERVICES AND ARAMARK RECOGNIZED
FOR OUTSTANDING COLLABORATION AND PARTNERSHIP
UH Auxiliary Services and ARAMARK, the university's food service
provider, received the Outstanding Collaboration and Partnership
UHDS WASTE MINIMIZATION PROGRAM PRODUCING
The program aims to reduce the amount of food waste produced by
the kitchens when preparing and serving food.
2012 CLICK IT OR TICKET TO BOOST SEAT BELT
USE - DAY AND NIGHT
The University of Houston Police Department will be starting the
Click It or Ticket campaign next month.
PARKING LOT CLOSURE AND POWER OUTAGES
On Friday, May 18, 2012 at 2:00 pm, one of two entrances to
parking lot 11A will be closed. See attached map.
NEW EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS TESTED
The University of Houston's Office of Emergency Management
learned that the New Emergency Communications System was tested
on May 14.
CHEMICAL WASTE MINIMIZATION PROGRESS
Efforts undertaken by Environmental Health & Safety over the
past 12 months to minimize the amount of chemical waste shipped
offsite for disposal and associated expense.
CAMPUS ELECTRICAL UPDATE
The campus experienced a power outage early this morning due to
a substation feeder issue which supports the campus operations.
CULLEN LANE CLOSURE
The northbound lanes of Cullen Boulevard between
Entrances 13 & 14 will be closed on Saturday,
May 19, 2012 from 6:00 am to 5:00 pm.
PARTIAL SIDEWALK CLOSURE AT STADIUM PARKING GARAGE
Beginning Wednesday, May 16, 2012 through Friday, May 25, 2012,
the south pedestrian sidewalk on Holman Street, north of
the new Stadium Parking Garage will be closed for construction.
UNIVERSITY CENTER TRANSFORMATION CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN
Construction will start this month on the new University
Center with mobilization beginning on May 29.
OFFICE OF SUSTAINABILITY AND HUMAN
RESOURCES COLLABORATE ON COMMUNICATION AND CONFLICT WORKSHOP
The Office of Sustainability and Human Resources have teamed up
to provide UH faculty and staff with a workshop on "Nonviolent
FACILITIES PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION PREPS FOR FAMIS
PHASE ONE ROLLOUT IN JUNE
posted 5/14/12 Several representatives
from Administration and Finance and Bauer College of Business
got a sneak peak at the first stage of the FAMIS, an integrated
workplace management software, during a pilot program on
Thursday, May 3.
FACULTY/STAFF SPECIAL: $5 FRIDAY EVERY
WEEK DURING SUMMER
$5 Friday event schedule to include every Friday from June 8 to
UH DINING SERVICES ADJUSTS TO SUMMER
CONSTRUCTION TO CONTINUE SERVICE TO UH COMMUNITY
UH's food service will undergo several changes this summer in
order to accommodate the UH community during construction on
EXECUTIVE CHEF BRENT GORMAN BRINGS HOME
SILVER MEDAL IN ACE COMPETITION
Executive Chef Brent Gorman took second place in the annual ACE
competition that occurred on April 26, 2012 at the University of
NO MAIL DELIVERY TO UH COMMENCEMENT VENUES
ON MAY 11
See press release for more information.
FIRE MARSHAL UPDATE - CLASS Commencement Overflow
The University of Houston is currently planning for the
commencements from Friday, May 11th and Saturday, May 12th.
METRO'S MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
See route and schedule changes for Memorial Day.
MOBILE TEXTBOOK BUYBACKS STATIONED ON
CAMPUS THIS WEEK
INSTALLATION OF CAMPUS POSTING KIOSKS
As an additional resource to post items for informative purposes
to the campus community and as a method to control unauthorized
postings on campus, Facilities Management has installed five (5)
kiosks throughout campus.
METRO SOUTHEAST LIGHT RAIL UPDATE
Construction is taking shape and progressing for the new
METRORail Southeast line running adjacent to the university.
CENTRAL PLANT - SITE FENCING CHANGES
On Friday, May 11, 2012, the construction fencing at the Central
Plant site will be modified to allow for pedestrian access.
CELEBRATE CINCO DE MAYO AT THE FRESH FOOD
Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, and we want you to
come celebrate with us at The Fresh Food Company on Saturday,
May 5 from 11 am to 3pm.
SCIENCE & RESEARCH (SR2) GENERATOR RELOCATIONS
On Saturday, May 5, 2012, the northbound side of Cullen Blvd. just east of
Holman St. will be closed between the hours of 5:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
UH PRINTING SERVICES AWARDED FSC CERTIFICATION
UH Printing Services is now officially a
certified Forest Stewardship Council printer.
2012 TAKE THE WHEEL posted
The University of Houston Police Department was
recently recognized once again by the Mothers Against Drunk
Driving organization on April 20, 2012.
UH DINING SERVICES INTRODUCES NEW RETAIL
LOCATION MANAGER posted 5/01/12
UH Dining Services is happy to
welcome Carlos Puac to the team as its newest retail location
UH CERTIFIES ANOTHER CAMPUS EMERGENCY
RESPONSE TEAM (CERT) posted
Members of the campus community have completed another
Campus Emergency Response Team.