May 2014

SUMMER MAINTENANCE WORK PLANNED FOR PARKING LOTS posted on 5/29/14
Parking and Transportation Services will be doing work on nine campus lots over the next couple of months in preparation for the fall semester. In addition, concrete and curb repairs will be done on Entrance 1 and Entrance 14.

HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATIONS TO AFFECT STADIUM GARAGE posted on 5/29/14
The three ceremonies on Saturday, June 7, may lead to traffic delays in and around the garage as visitors utilize the parking garage.

BE PREPARED FOR THE UPCOMING HURRICANE SEASON posted on 5/28/14
The UH Office of Emergency Management says now is a good time for staff, faculty and students to make preparations for hurricane season, which begins June 1.

UH HELPING LEAD THE WAY IN CONTINUITY PLANNING
posted on 5/27/14

Having a team devoted to continuity planning for the University and enlisting a representative from UH’s Emergency Management to serve as an expert panelist for the state keeps UH prepared.

SIDEWALK ALONG HILTON COLLEGE TO BE CLOSED OVER SUMMER
posted on 5/21/14

Beginning May 21, construction-related activity for the Hilton College Patio Replacement Project will cause temporary closure of the sidewalk that runs along the west side of the Hilton College adjacent to Lynn Eusan Park.

UHPD PREPARES FOR CLICK IT OR TICKET CAMPAIGN
posted on 5/19/14

The national seatbelt awareness effort has one goal in mind: to save lives by having more people realize the importance of buckling up when driving.

UH COMMUNITY ENCOURAGED TO UPDATE CONTACT INFORMATION
posted on 5/19/14

To ensure that everyone receives accurate and up-to-date information when an emergency arises, it is important that personal information is updated and accurate in PASS.

CULLEN BOULEVARD PROJECT WILL IMPACT TRAFFIC
posted on 5/12/14

Major repair work to Cullen Boulevard is scheduled to begin Monday, May 12, and continue throughout the summer. Motorists should expect to encounter lane closures throughout the course of the three-month project.

MOTOR VEHICLE RECORD REQUESTS MUST BE HANDLED CAREFULLY
posted on 5/12/14

The Department of Risk Management wants to remind staff that it is against UH policy and state law to send such messages via email unless they are encrypted.

ACCREDITATION ASSESSMENT TEAM INVITES PUBLIC COMMENTS ON UHPD
posted on 5/9/14

A team of assessors from the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators will be on campus to examine all aspects of police department’s policy and procedures, management, operation and support services.

CARD READER TESTING AT E. CULLEN
posted on 5/9/14

Department of Public Safety will be testing card readers installed on the second floor stairwell doors and the elevators from May 14 - 16. During this time, access to the second floor will be restricted to Cougar card access only.

FP&C SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER EARNS TOP ART HONOR
posted on 5/7/14

Dean Ruck and fellow artist Dan Havel five years ago formed Havel Ruck Projects, which has been named 2014 Texas Artists of the Year by Art League Houston.

NO MAIL DELIVERY TO UH COMMENCEMENT VENUES ON MAY 9
posted on 5/6/14

Due to the morning and afternoon graduations that will be held in Hofheinz Pavilion and Cullen Performance Hall on Friday, May 9, there will be no mail pickup and delivery to select buildings

UH PLAYS HOST TO HERC MINI-CONFERENCE EVENT
posted on 5/5/14

The May 5 event focuses on OFCCP compliance, the impact of the Affordable Care Act on adjunct hires, and other matters of interest to higher education human resources and academic affairs personnel.

STUDENTS CAN NOW PURCHASE 2014-2015 PARKING PERMITS
posted on 5/1/14

In order to buy one, students need to log in to their AccessUH account, select the “Parking Self Service” icon, and then choose the “Purchase Permits” link.