October 2015

NEW STATION SIGNS IN PLACE AT THE FRESH FOOD COMPANY posted on 10/30/15
The signage is designed to help customers locate the stations and find dining options with greater ease.

NUGGET NIGHT SCHEDULED AT COUGAR WOODS DINING HALL posted on 10/30/15
UH Dining Services is organizing the special themed menu during the dinner hours on Wednesday, Nov. 4.

CAMPUS MAIL SERVICE WILL BE LIMITED OVER WINTER BREAK posted on 10/29/15
Printing and Postal wants to get the word out now about delivery and pickup of mail on campus during the break, which begins Thursday, Dec. 24.

SNACK MACHINES FITTED WITH CALORIE COUNTERS posted on 10/29/15
Calorie-count stickers have been added to machines at five buildings on the UH campus as part of a trial program to promote health and wellness among faculty and staff.

FACULTY, STAFF NEEDED TO MAKE FINALS MANIA A SUCCESS posted on 10/29/15
The event, which will be held Dec. 7 and provides students a welcome break from the stress of exams, needs volunteers to serve a variety of roles.

WAFFLE BUS ADDS HALAL CHICKEN TO MENU posted on 10/26/15
The addition at the popular truck, which is one of the staples in the UH food truck program, will benefit the campus Muslim population.

SMOOSH ICE CREAM TRUCK JOINS UH FOOD TRUCK PROGRAM posted on 10/26/15
Students, faculty and staff can purchase homemade ice cream sandwiches, milkshakes, floats, cookie splits and sundaes at the latest addition to the rotation.

MAYOR'S PROUD PARTNER AWARDS HONOR PROJECTS posted on 10/26/15
University of Houston representatives are among the recipients being honored for making a positive, lasting impact on the city of Houston's environment.

FOOD TRUCKS NOW SERVING SUGAR LAND, CLEAR LAKE CAMPUSES posted on 10/26/15
The program continues to grow in popularity as students, staff welcome the increased dining options.

NIGHTMARE ON WHEELER STREET LUNCH COMING TO DINING HALLS posted on 10/22/15
UH Dining is planning a special Halloween-themed menu at Fresh Food Company at Moody Towers and Cougar Woods Dining Hall on Thursday, Oct. 29. There will also be a pumpkin-decorating contest.

HBO GO AND MAX GO SERVICES AVAILABLE TO ON-CAMPUS RESIDENTS posted on 10/21/15
Students who live on campus at the University of Houston now have instant, unlimited access to HBO and Cinemax programming anytime anywhere at no extra charge.

UH DINING PARTNERS WITH BONNER PROGRAM FOR CAMPUS KITCHENS PROJECT posted on 10/16/15
The student-powered hunger relief program recovers food that otherwise would have gone to waste and donates it to those in need.

VOICE OF THE CONSUMER SURVEY ALLOWS IMMEDIATE FEEDBACK posted on 10/16/15
The UH community is encouraged to provide immediate feedback on a recent dining experience by answering a few questions, which takes just a few minutes to complete.

JAMBAGO SMOOTHIE STATION INSTALLED posted on 10/16/15
The new location in the Cougar Xpress store in the Student Center offers two flavors - Strawberry Symphony and Mango Magnifico - in two different sizes.

PASTA BAR ADDED AT TWO CAMPUS DINING HALLS posted on 10/16/15
Fresh Food Company at Moody Towers and Cougar Woods now have a self-serve pasta station with a variety of pastas and sauces from which to choose.

SAVOR AUTUMN FLAVORS AT COUGAR WOODS THIS FALL posted on 10/16/15
The specialized menu, which starts Nov. 9, will feature a new savory fall dish every Wednesday for lunch.

UH DINING COLLABORATES WITH MUSLIM STUDENT ASSOCIATION posted on 10/14/15
The partnership has led to the expansion and improvement of halal options across on-campus dining locations.

PEER LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED THROUGH UH DINING posted on 10/14/15
The Peer to Peer Leadership team is an Aramark program that allows a student to grow and enhance their view of communication, leadership and management.

CALL BOXES HAVE BEEN PROVIDING LEVEL OF SECURITY FOR 37 YEARS posted on 10/14/15
The first two were installed in 1978 and since then, the number has now climbed to 148 across the University of Houston campus.

HEALTHY OPTIONS ADDED TO COUGAR XPRESS STORES posted on 10/14/15
Along with Green Plate Foods, UH Dining offers a variety of new items for customers to purchase, like kale chips and protein bars, as part of its dedication to providing healthy, budget friendly options.

UH COMMUNITY INVITED TO ATTEND HUB VENDOR FAIR posted on 10/06/15
The Oct. 14 event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center-Houston Ballroom will feature 92 certificated HUB vendors.

SUSTAINABILITY FEST ADDING SEVERAL NEW FEATURES THIS YEAR posted on 10/08/15
The event, which takes place Nov. 17, will include a bicycle maintenance workshop and a social bike ride around and near campus.

CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS CONTEST SEEKS ENTRIES posted on 10/07/15
The UH community can win prizes by creating a written work or visual art piece for competition that is part of the upcoming Sustainability Fest.

HEALTHY FOR LIFE INITIATIVE HELPS WITH HEALTHIER LIFESTYLES posted on 10/05/15
UH Dining offers the program, which features healthy life choices, nutrition education and wellness programs.