News and Events Archive
APPOINTED TO CITY OF HOUSTON CLEAN
CITY COMMISSION posted
Houston City Council confirmed Mayor
Parker's appointment of Emily Messa
to the City of Houston Clean City
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT TEAMS UP WITH WALK IN THE DARK posted
National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; generate support for,
and participation in, local anticrime programs; strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community
partnerships; and send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and
HERTZ MEMBERSHIP DRIVE posted
Connect by Hertz, with a Membership
Drive this Wednesday, September 29
from 11 a.m - 1 p.m. at the
University Center circle.
OPINION WITH THE DINING STYLES
SURVEY posted 09/28/10
Beginning Monday, September 27,
University of Houston Dining
Services will be conducting Dining
UH WAS MENTIONED ON A FRONT COVER OF COLLEGE PLANNING & MANAGEMENT MAGAZINE
WEATHERING THE STORM: How do you prepare for a natural disaster? When Hurricane Ike struck Texas, the University
of Houston was ready, and eventually received 26.3M for both obvious physical damage and hidden moisture damage as
a result of the storm.
STUDIO: A POPULAR DINING CONCEPT
Burger Studio is a new concept
recently opened in the University
Center Satellite that provides
customers the freedom the design
their own burgers electronically.
MILK BRINGS SAMPLES, PRIZES TO
CAMPUS posted 9/23/10
Sampling tables will be set up in
the University Center Satellite on
Monday from noon to 2 p.m. and the
University Center on Wednesday from
10 a.m. to noon.
LANCE T. FUNSTON COMMUNICATION CENTER @ the JACK J. VALENTI SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION
The renovation and expansion of the Lance T. Funston
Communication Center at the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication starts today and is
scheduled to be completed in May 2011.
SHOW WITH COACH KEVIN SUMLIN
Join us for the LIVE broadcast of
"The Pulse with Coach Kevin Sumlin"
radio show from 7 to 8 pm at the
Fresh Food Company in the Moody
Towers this Wednesday, September 22.
ALERT - CULLEN BLVD. LANE CLOSURE
On Monday, September 20, 2010 from
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. the right
hand, northbound lane of Cullen
Boulevard beginning south of UH
Entrance 11 will be closed for road
work. There will also be a minor
pedestrian detour in the area.
FACULTY/STAFF MEALS RETURN
With the fall semester now in
session, $5 Friday meals for faculty
and staff are now available at the
two dining halls on campus.
GRAND OPENING, AT THE FRESH FOOD
Join us for the Student Grand
Opening of the Fresh Food Company at
Moody Towers, Friday, September 17,
2010, from 11am - 2pm.
WATER OUTAGE NOTIFICATION
A planned water outage will occur on
Saturday, September 18, 2010 from
12:01 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Click here
to see the affected buildings.
Parking and Transportation Services
continues to ramp up the use of the
East Parking Garage and is releasing
150 additional parking assignments
for this facility.
THE STATUE OF FOUR LIES
You are cordially invited to the
unveiling ceremony of the newest
addition to the University of
Houston Public Art Collection.
LOTS TO ALLEVIATE PARKING SHORTAGE
Due to a loss of parking as
construction of the new Stadium
Parking Garage begins, temporary
lots will be formed along Cullen in
order to alleviate congestion.
ALLOWANCE OPENS TO UH FACULTY AND
Faculty and Staff at the the
University of Houston have recently
been afforded a printing allowance
by the UH Libraries.
RECYCLING CONTEST RETURNS
This fall, the University of Houston
will participate in its second
annual Art of Recycling Contest with
CONNECT BY HERTZ CAR SHARING
As a continuation of many other
Green initiatives on campus, Green
UH and the Department of Parking and
Transportation Services is proud to
announce the implementation of its
very own car sharing program,
partnering with Hertz to take
advantage of their Connect by Hertz
SR1 PHASE 1
The first phase of construction will
start at the 5th floor south area on
September 13, 2010 and finish on
October 8, 2010.
REPORT CARDS posted 09/07/10
The University of Houston Department
of Public Safety will be issuing
Vehicle Report Cards in the next two
AND FOUND GIVES BACK posted
The University of Houston Department
of Public Safety’s Office of Lost
and Found collects items from all
HARVEST PRESENTS: WHY
Urban Harvest presents the panel
discussion Why Sustainability?
on Tuesday, September 7, 2010 from
6:30 to 9 p.m.
COMMUTER FAIR RETURNS THIS FALL
The University of Houston is
preparing to hold its fourth Green
UH Commuter Fair on September 8th
and 9th. Register for your METRO Q
Card at either the UC Satellite or
the PGH Breezeway from 11 am to 4
CENTRAL PLANT EXPANSION
CONSTRUCTION START IMPACTS
Construction on the Central Plant
will begin Tuesday, September 7,
CENTRAL PLANT EXPANSION GOALS
What this means for the university
This project is critical for Tier
One and campus expansion and has a
number of goals.