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Winter Weather Driving Tips

The University of Houston is no stranger to the cold weather, especially after the occurrence of Winter Storm Uri earlier this year. With the winter quickly approaching, it’s always important to remember some winter weather driving tips (Winter Safety Guide)

Winter Safety Tips and Holiday Reminders

Safety is a top priority on campus. Below are a few tips and reminders to help our campus community remain vigilant and safe.

Office Winter Holiday Safety

Winter holidays are a time for families and friends to get together. But that also means a greater risk for fire. Following a few simple tips will ensure a happy and fire-safe holiday season.

Office of Emergency Management builds Emergency Kits

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) partnered with Student Housing and Residential Life to help students learn more about building an Emergency Kit.

Enhancements to UH WIFI Experience at TDECU Stadium

UIT at the University of Houston is working to increase the WiFi coverage in outdoor spaces such as athletics events in the TDECU Stadium.

Kelly Boysen receives Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) credentials

Kelly Boysen, Assistant Vice Chancellor/Assistant Vice President for Campus Safety, has been approved by the Certification Commission of the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) to receive the Certified Emergency Manager (CEM®) credential.

Christina Martinez receives Registered Sanitarian certification

On October 11, 2021, Christina Martinez, UH Health Inspector, passed her registered sanitarian examination for Texas.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

UH, Occupational Health Services wants to remind the campus community that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in the U.S. and the second-leading cause of death in women.

Hurricane Season is Not Over Yet!

Before you get caught off guard, have that emergency kit ready for you and your entire family.

Walker Presents at State Continuity Council Summit

Ginger Walker, director of Emergency Management, recently presented "Continuity from the Ground Up" at the State Office of Risk (SORM) Management’s Continuity Council Summit.

Welcoming Back Students Point them in the right direction to be Tech Ready

Technology plays a central role in UH students’ education.

May is Stroke Awareness Month

As a reminder from UH Occupational Health Services, the month of May is Stroke Awareness Month. Please take a moment to review this important information in order to quickly identify the signs of a stroke and when to call 9-1-1.

A&F Celebrates Advisory Committee Honorees

Despite the pandemic, the work on A&F advisory committees continued throughout the fiscal year to ensure the implementation of key initiatives safeguarding the university and its community.

Annual Electronic Waste Drive was a Success

This past Earth Day (April 22nd), the University revived the Annual Electronic Waste Recycling Drive for its Seventh successful year!


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