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HUB Virtual Spot Bid Fair

Each College or Division is asked to provide five (5) HUB eligible opportunities. Opportunities can be broken down into single units. Requisitions can be submitted to Purchasing starting Thursday, March 9, 2023; no later than 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 21, 2023.

Meet the Cougar Access Control Services team

A new team, the Cougar Access Control Services, was formed at the beginning of 2023 to create a one-stop shop for anything and everything related to access where keys or cards are required.

Parking and Transporation Spring 2023 Town Hall Recap

Parking and Transportation held their Spring 2023 Town Hall in March to address frequently asked questions and provide updates on upcoming university projects that could affect the campus community.

UHPD Bicycle Registration Drive Events

The University of Houston Police Department will host several bicycle registration events to encourage the campus community to register their bicycles. Registering the bicycle is free and allows the rider the ability to lock up their bicycles on the university’s two bikeep stations located at Butler Plaza and the University Lofts.

#Walk30@UH Aims to Get the Campus Community Moving

HR Power Up Employee Wellness, in conjunction with University of Houston organizations, UH Population Health, UH Campus Recreation, UH Wellness, and the Houston nonprofit Fit Houston, has launched the #Walk30@UH initiative.

UH Dining Celebrates Lunar New Year

UH Dining Services celebrated the Lunar New Year by hosting a collaborative dinner extravaganza that drew 1,100 students and was a partnership with seven departments, student organizations, and subject matter experts.

UHPD Receive Cryptocurrency Investigative Training Hosted by the FBI

UHPD officers attended a cryptocurrency investigations training session hosted by FBI Houston. It featured instructors from Chainalysis who conducted a "Cryptocurrency Investigations for the Front Line" training.

UHPD Winter Leadership Retreat

UHPD Winter Leadership Retreat  

Former UHPD Chief Honored for Service with Challenge Coin

The University of Houston Police Department recently honored its former Chief of Police, Malcolm Davis by presenting him with a challenge coin for his dedicated service. A challenge coin is a small coin or medallion traditionally given as a symbol of appreciation and camaraderie within an organization. 

Information Security Tips from UHS Information Security 

UHS Information Security would like to remind you of some simple steps to protect your personal information and keep your devices safe and secure.

Bikeep Pilot Program Launches on Campus

The University of Houston is now home to two Bikeep smart bicycle parking stations. The state-of-the-art innovative bicycle parking station enables secure parking and deters bicycle theft.

UHPDs Walk in the Dark Helps Make the Campus Safer

The University of Houston Police Department welcomed members of the campus community, including faculty, staff, and students, to their annual Walk in the Dark community event on November 16.

CERT Training Educates Faculty and Staff in Disaster Preparednes

A mass causality incident hit Houston, severely impacting Minute Maid Park, PNC Stadium, the George R. Brown Convention Center, and the University of Houston. While that scenario isn’t true, it was for the faculty and staff members who were part of this semester’s eight-week CERT training course organized by the Office of Emergency Management and Fire Life & Safety.

EHS Offers Tips for Biosafety and Biosecurity Month

October is International Biosafety and Biosecurity Month. This is an opportunity for biosafety professionals to consider the important roles that we serve in fostering an understanding of biosafety and biosecurity

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