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Walkways Between University Center and M.D. Anderson Library Impacted by UC Utility Work for Two Weeks in May
Houston, April 30, 2013 – Two consecutive projects will take place in the area, first on May 13 and May 14, the second on May 20 through May 24, 2013. Work will be conducted daily roughly from 6:30AM through 4:00PM. Pedestrian pass-through by the work sites will be available at all time. Steel plates will be available to cover work area for emergencies.
On Saturday, April 27th, 2013, members, alumni, and guests gathered at the University of Houston Hilton Hotel and Conference Center to celebrate the re-chartering of the Zeta Chi chapter of Sigma Nu fraternity at the University of Houston.
The Dean of Students Office at The University Houston (UH) is developing a new program to support commuter students’ success. We recognize that commuter students may face unique and different challenges than those students who live on campus.
On Saturday, April 20th, the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity was officially welcomed to the University of Houston Fraternity & Sorority Community as the Upsilon Eta chapter.
The end of the semester is approaching. During this time, final exams become the main priority for most students and can be quite stressful. Your stress-free release is here. Enjoy a week of activities that will surely ease the frustration that comes with this time of year.
All of the fun begins on Monday, April 22nd through Tuesday, April 30th. All UH students are invited to take a break from studying for final exams. This stress free week will include bubble wrap, puppies, free pancakes, crawfish, $1 cones, Spring Fest, FREE T-shirts, and much more! For a complete calendar of stress free final events visit www.uh.edu/uc/stressfreefinals.
Early this spring the Lynn Eusan Park Stage received a major ‘facelift’ and is now set to open. [...]
The University Center Transformation Project continues at a breakneck pace toward the opening of Phase 1 at the beginning of 2014. [...]
As we approach the end of the semester and begin to reflect on the academic year, it has become a tradition to acknowledge and celebrate the lives of UH community members who we’ve lost during the year [...]
Mar. 20 - UH is now home to the Association of College Unions International 2013 president of the year. [...]
Mar. 20 - The Campus Recreation and Wellness Center celebrated its 10th anniversary Monday. [...]
Mar. 3 - To jump start your Spring Break and to allow you to relax after all those mid-terms, the University Center wants to help YOU to not only enjoy your break, but to also return safe and sound. [...]
SGA Elections have finally arrived! Vote for your UH SGA representatives February 26th- 27th from 9am-7pm . [...]
Due to the continued power outage at the University Center, the 2013 UC Valentine’s Day Gift Mart will be cancelled. However, those wishing to Stuff-A-Bear with SPB, will still have an opportunity on February 14th as part of the Coca Cola Free Movie night. Animals will be available for stuffing beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Cullen Performance Hall just before the showing of Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2.
Feb. 8 - You’ll never forget your FIRST TIME . . . at the “Can I Kiss You?” show! On Valentine’s Day 2013, Coogs Get Consent will present “Can I Kiss You?” - one of the highest attended events on college campuses across the country by both males and females of all backgrounds and sexual orientations.
Feb. 7 - Although noise from construction around campus has been ongoing, the commotion and excitement for the projects being built have just begun. Don Yackley, the director of Student Housing & Residential Life, revealed the features and amenities of Cougar Village II and Cougar Place, the new student dorms being built on campus.
Feb. 7 - As part of a series that aims to be a forum for UH leaders to share their stories with students, the assistant vice president for Student Affairs – Health and Wellness spoke Wednesday of the trials he faced and how he over came them in order to inspire students.
Feb. 6 - Worried about what to give that special someone? Don't be! Various off-campus vendors along with campus organizations will be available on Wed., February 13 in the UC Houston Room from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. to provide several gift and service options, making the UC your one-stop-shop for Valentine's Day.
Feb. 4 - The Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life hosted the 1st Annual Fraternity and Sorority Night of Celebration on Tuesday, January 29, 2013. Nearly 300 students, faculty, staff and advisors were in attendance to celebrate the many accomplishments of the fraternity and sorority community over the 2012-2013 academic year.
Feb. 1 - It's easy to be motivated when the going is easy. When adversity and challenge rear their heads, the road to success can seem blurred. [...]
Jan. 30 - Join the University of Houston System on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 for Houston Day in Austin! [...]
Jan. 23 - Dr. Richard Walker, Vice Chancellor/Vice President for Student Affairs, was recently charged with co-chairing the search committee for the next Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs/Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost. [...]
Jan. 22 - Come out to the University Center this January and February, and compete for your chance to represent the University of Houston by participating in one of three tournaments co-sponsored by Association of College Unions International (ACUI). [...]
Jan. 17 - With the nation facing the worst influenza epidemic in years, physicians are urging people to get the flu shot to protect themselves and others. [...]
Jan. 14 - The campus is set to welcome students back for the 2013 spring semester. [...]
Jan. 2 - Staff Council believes that all University of Houston staff are Tier One staff. [...]