October 2016

BRAIN CANDY LIVE COMING TO CULLEN PERFORMANCE HALL posted on 10/28/16
The show, set for Thursday, March 23, combines the creative curiosity of former "Myth Busters" host Adam Savage and YouTube star Michael Stevens.

MORE OPTIONS BEING ADDED AT DINING HALLS posted on 10/27/16
Major changes have been made to aspects of the Fresh Food Company at Moody Towers and Cougar Woods Dining Hall to better accommodate students, including more options and longer station hours.

UH DINING TO CELEBRATE HALLOWEEN WITH SUPERHERO LUNCH posted on 10/27/16
The themed lunch menu will be offered from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, at the Fresh Food Company in Moody Towers. Guests are invited to dress in their favorite costume.

A&F STAFF COLLECT UNIFORMS FOR AREA SCHOOL posted on 10/24/16
During the A&F Fall Kick-Off event, employees donated a total of 142 polo shirts, which have been delivered to Houston ISD's Blackshear Elementary School.

FOOD TRUCKS LOCATED AT VALENTI SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION posted on 10/20/16
For the rest of the fall semester, a truck will operate at the site Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. If successful, the location could become a permanent part of the food truck program.

NEW FOOD OPTIONS EXPLORED TO SERVE GROWING CAMPUS posted on 10/20/16
After the fall semester comes to an end, the space currently occupied by Chinese Star will be renovated and upgraded in preparation for a new food service tenant to start serving the campus in fall 2017.

STUDENT TEAM WINS NATIONAL SUSTAINABILITY AWARD posted on 10/20/16
The group was one of seven award recipients honored at the opening ceremony of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Conference and Expo in Baltimore on Oct. 9.

'MIRANDA SINGS' TOUR COMING TO CAMPUS posted on 10/17/16
Award-winning comedian, actress and singer Colleen Ballinger is bringing her Miranda character to Cullen Performance Hall on Sunday, Jan. 22, at 8 p.m.

FACULTY, STAFF WELCOME TO ATTEND HUB VENDOR FAIR posted on 10/17/16
The event will take place Wednesday, Oct. 19, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Houston Ballroom at the Student Center South and will feature more than 100 HUB vendors.

UH DINING NAMES NEW HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER posted on 10/17/16
Jennifer Black, a 13-year veteran with Aramark, will oversee dining employment at all four universities in the University of Houston System.

BOARD AT COUGAR WOODS DETAILS SUSTAINABILITY EFFORTS posted on 10/17/16
Visitors to the dining hall can read all about UH Dining's commitment to environmental sustainability by reading the board, which is just inside the front doors.

SUSTAINABILITY-RELATED WORKS SOUGHT FOR CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS CONTEST posted on 10/6/16
Students, faculty and staff are invited to submit original written or visual works to the Office of Sustainability by 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31.

FOCUS ON CAMPUS ART: 'MOMENT IN TIME' MIMICS RAIN posted on 10/6/16
The piece by artist Alyson Shotz hanging from the ceiling of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts comprises 110,600 clear glass beads hanging from 2,300 monofilament strands.

COMEDIAN JIM JEFFERIES TO PLAY UH THIS SPRING posted on 10/6/16
Tickets are already on sale for the show, which is scheduled for Friday, March 31, in Cullen Performance Hall.

NICO & VINZ COMING TO CULLEN PERFORMANCE HALL posted on 10/6/16
The duo, known for their 2013 hit song "Am I Wrong," will perform Friday, Nov. 11, as part of Homecoming activities.

EXPERIENCE THE 'THRILL OF THE GRILL' posted on 10/6/16
UH Dining Services invites the campus community to experience the best of barbecue with a limited-time lunch menu being offered Oct. 10-14 at Cougar Woods Dining Hall.

VOLUNTEERS, SPONSORS, EXHIBITORS NEEDED FOR EVENT posted on 10/5/16
Sustainability Fest will take place Nov. 7 in Butler Plaza. Volunteers are needed for all sorts of duties. In addition, the deadline to become a sponsor or exhibitor is drawing near.