ADOPTIONS GIVE STUDENTS OPTIONS
Students can save money
and get more options.
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ALL UH STUDENTS
The University of Houston
Dining Services is providing Meal
Plan Scholarships to support the
success and access of its students.
COMES EARLY IN DECEMBER
$5 Friday, a favorite
faculty and staff tradition in the
dining halls, will come early in
December to accommodate the academic
SUPPORT OUR STUDENTS BY VOLUNTEERING FOR FINALS MANIA
Tie on your aprons and grab your spatula and join University Services in feeding hungry UH students studying hard for finals. For the third straight year, students can line up to fuel up with pancakes, sausage and juice at Finals Mania.
STARBUCKS MANAGER MALKIA DIXON AWARDED FOR EXCELLENT LEADERSHIP
Malkia Dixon, location manager for Starbucks with UH Dining Services, received a leadership award from the Starbucks regional office for being an exceptional mentor.
FRIDAY SALE AT UH BOOKSTORES
UH Bookstores join in on the Black Friday shopping frenzy. UH Cougar gear is offered for a discount to all students, faculty and staff.
PARKING TOWN HALL DECEMBER 3, 2010
Parking and Transportation Services will be hosting a town hall December 3, 2010 at 1:30pm in the Big Bend room of the University Center to present its 2012-2013 parking plan.
A VARIETY OF HOT DRINK OPTIONS AVAILABLE AROUND CAMPUS
The weather is getting colder and while coats and scarves may help keep the chill out, they donít always quite do the trick. .
BUYBACK SEASON BEGINS
Textbook buybacks are right in time
to fill your pockets with some
holiday shopping money.
LOANS AVAILABLE IN THE SPRING
UH helps to ease some financial woes
of students by offering short-term
textbook loans each semester.
THE UNIVERSITY COPY CENTER FOR YOUR
HOLIDAY PACKING AND SHIPPING NEEDS
The University Copy Center is
equipped with everything you need to
make sure your loved ones receive
their packages in time for the
PERFORMANCE HALL JOINS UNIVERSITY
University Services welcomes its
newest member with Cullen
Performance Hall (CPH) joining the
FACULTY/STAFF MEAL PLANS: A CHEAPER,
MORE CONVENIENT OPTION
With a meal plan from UH Dining
Services you could save up to $2.66
per meal at Real Food on Campus in
Oberholtzer Hall or Fresh Food
Company in Moody Towers.
RACKS TO BE INSTALLED
Parking and Transportation Services
has ordered almost 20 new bike racks
to be installed at various locations
CONSTRUCTION - LOTS 16C AND 16F
Parkers in lots 16C and 16F should
expect minor parking displacement
due to the construction for the
installation of automated parking
meters in these lots next week.
HOLIDAY CELEBRATIONS GUIDELINES
This year the State is facing the full effect of the slow-down in the national economy.
It is only now that Texas is realizing that our economy and our state revenue will be greatly reduced.
POSTS SPECIAL HOURS FOR THANKSGIVING
UH Dining Services will have reduced
hours in all of its locations the
week of Thanksgiving.
THANKSGIVING EARLY WITH UH DINING
Join us for lunch on Thursday, Nov.
18, 2010 in Real Food on Campus in
Oberholtzer or the Fresh Food
Company in Moody Towers for a
HARVEST PICNIC POTLUCK
Join us for a Healthy Harvest Picnic
Potluck, on November 17, from
11:30am - 1pm, at the Campus
CAMPUS LANDSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS CONTINUE
Construction continues on the campus beautification and landscaping project.
TRAFFIC ALERT - CULLEN AT WHEELER
Beginning Wednesday, November 10
through Friday, November 26, 2010
there will be major construction on
Cullen Blvd. at the Wheeler St.
MOTORCYCLE PARKING OPTIONS
Commuters with motorcycle permits
now have more options when it comes
to finding a parking space on
Pull up a chair and come
face-to-face with your Dean over a
hot meal at the new Dean's Dinner
Series sponsored by the Faculty in
SATELLITE IMPROVES CUSTOMER SERVICE
Go ahead and charge it. Now lines
are moving faster at Kim Son and
Smoothie King at the UC Satellite
thanks to some modifications to
their credit card processors.
ALTERNATIVES WITH HEALTHY BITES AT
On November 9, UH Dining Services
staff will be handing out samples of
low-fat yogurt from 11 a.m. to 2
p.m. and giving tasters information
on the benefits of low-fat dairy as
part of a regular diet.
YOUR COUGAR SPIRIT AT UH DINING
SERVICES' HOMECOMING CELEBRATION
Gear up your Cougar spirit during UH
Dining Services' Homecoming
celebration in the University
APPAREL NOW AVAILABLE AT THE UH
Alta Gracia produces emblematic,
high-quality T-shirts and fleece
garments which are available at the
UH bookstore managed by Barnes &
ARTISTS: GREEN UH HOLDING T-SHIRT
For the first time ever, the program
is holding a contest for the design
of their next T-shirt to be sold in
all UH Bookstores.
TACUP/SWACUMS JOINT CONFERENCE A
HIT WITH PARTICIPANTS
Attendees praised the efforts of UH
and Rice University Printing and
Postal groups for the joint Texas
Association of College and
University Printers and Southwest
Association of College and
University Mail Services conference
at the UH Hilton from October 24 to
UH DINING RELOCATES TO CALHOUN LOFTS
University of Houston Dining Services has relocated its main offices from the University Center to Calhoun Lofts, next door to the Cougar Xpress Market.
UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENTS GET REWARDED FOR RECYCLING
Recycling pays off, literally, for university departments participating in the Recycled Paper Program.
GREEN UH DAY BETTER THAN EVER
Students poured into Butler Plaza on Thursday, October 28, for the third annual Green UH Day.
THE SCORES ARE IN: UH LEADS TEXAS UNIVERSITIES IN SUSTAINABILITY
UH ties for first among Texas schools on the sustainability report card scoring a B+ along with Rice University, Southwestern University and the University of Texas at Austin. UH has shown significant advancements over the years, moving from a disappointing D in 2008, C- in 2009 and B- last year.