November 2015

FINALS MANIA OFFERS STUDENTS A WELCOME BREAK FROM EXAMS posted on 11/18/15
The twice-a-year tradition, which is set for Dec. 7 from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. in the Rockwell Pavilion at the M.D. Anderson Library, will once again provide Coogs with pancakes, turkey sausage, drinks and an assortment of snacks.

AUXILIARY SERVICES DONATES MORE THAN $3,000 IN FOOD ITEMS TO UEP posted on 11/18/15
The Urban Experience Program's Food Assistance Program works to help low-income students with food insecurity and food shortage issues in obtaining healthy, nutritious meal options.

LOT 19F TO BE TEMPORARILY INACCESSIBLE posted on 11/13/15
From 6 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, until 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, drivers will not be able to get to the lot as a crane is used to lift materials at the nearby MREB construction site.

'SNAKE IS OUT' SCULPTURE ON LOAN TO UNIVERSITY FOR FIVE YEARS posted on 11/13/15
The six-ton massive black steel piece of art that has sat in the grassy area of the Fine Arts building since September is on loan from The Menil Collection.

FOLLOW UNIVERSITY GUIDELINES WHEN DECORATING FOR HOLIDAYS posted on 11/13/15
Students, faculty and staff need to follow the rules as they decorate their offices and residential rooms for the upcoming holiday season.

PARKING DIRECTOR GETS REAL IN NEW BLOG posted on 11/12/15
A new blog coming straight from University of Houston Parking and Transportation Services Director Bob Browand will touch on a wide range of subjects, including parking on campus, alternative transportation options, industry topics as they relate to UH and much more.

OMELET STATION HOURS EXTENDED AT FRESH FOOD COMPANY posted on 11/12/15
The station, which originally closed at 10 a.m., will now remain open until 11 a.m. daily. The station delivers custom-built omelets and offers the option to add a variety of toppings.

MANAGER ON DUTY BOARDS INSTALLED AT TWO CAMPUS DINING HALLS posted on 11/12/15
The boards at Fresh Food Company and Cougar Woods Dining Hall were installed to help customers find the manager on duty should they have any questions while dining.

THANKSGIVING FEAST TO BE SERVED AT FRESH FOOD COMPANY posted on 11/12/15
The special holiday menu will be served at the dining hall during the lunch hours on Thursday, Nov. 19.

UH COMMUNITY CAN TRY OUT NEW DINING HALL HACKS posted on 11/12/15
Customers can construct several unique #dininghallhack creations like adding bacon and cheese to waffle mix for a scrumptious breakfast or building their own nachos with shasta salsa at the Fresh Food Company's Shasta Salsa Station.

NEW MENU ITEMS OFFERED AT FRESHII posted on 11/12/15
The restaurant, which is located in the Student Center, has started delivering a variety of chili dishes.

UH DIETITIAN TAKES PART IN HISPANIC HEALTH COALITION OF HOUSTON EVENT posted on 11/12/15
Travis Ramirez offered complimentary nutritional counseling during the Nov. 7 fun run/health fair in Mason Park.

CITY OF HOUSTON REACHES SUSTAINABILITY FEST PLATINUM SPONSOR STATUS posted on 11/12/15
The city's Office of Sustainability has donated family four packs to the Thanksgiving Day Parade and Mayor's Holiday Celebration and Tree Lighting.

TRAINING SESSIONS OFFERED FOR SEARCHING FOR HUB VENDORS posted on 11/9/15
On Wednesday, Nov. 11, the HUB Operations department will provide two identical training sessions on how to search for HUB vendors using the online CMBL/HUB Directory.

MVP, OFFICE OF SUSTAINABILITY TO HOST 'ROCK THE CAMPUS' EVENT posted on 11/4/15
Volunteers can assist in gardening, landscaping, planting trees, tree mulching and cleanup projects at several locations across campus on Friday, Nov. 6.

FACILITIES SERVICES BECOMES SUSTAINABILITY FEST PLATINUM SPONSOR posted on 11/4/15
The UH department has reached the highest level of sponsorship by donating a SwagWay and safety equipment for the upcoming event.

PEDAL PARTY BECOMES GOLD SPONSOR TO SUSTAINABILITY FEST posted on 11/4/15
The business has donated a gift card for a two-hour rental of a 16-passenger bike that will be given away during the Nov. 17 event in Lynn Eusan Park.