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Cougar First Impressions

Cougar First Impressions

CFI volunteers provided new and returning students with directions to class and answers to other questions on the very cold first two days of the Spring 2014 semester, January 13-14. The much warmer Fall 2013 CFI will be held August 25-26.


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B. Renae Milton
Staff Council Program Manager
phone: 713-743-1578
fax: 713-743-8849
mailcode: 2018


Staff Highlights

25 Staff for 25 Years

25 Staff for 25 Years

"25 Staff for 25 Years" have been selected as representatives of UH's Tier One staff in commemoration of Staff Council's 25 Year Celebration.

University of Houston - Staff Council

The University of Houston Staff Council is an advisory body to the President of the University and the University administration.
Staff Council consists of elected staff members from each division who represent the entire staff body.

2014-2015 Staff Council & University Commission on Women Scholarships

Scholarship Applications Due April 14, 2014

The joint application for the 2014-2015 University of Houston Staff Council and University Commission on Women Scholarships is now available online. Applicants must be employed in a benefits-eligible position on the University of Houston campus for at least one year as of March 1, 2014; have completed at least 6 hours of undergraduate or graduate credits for evaluation; have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher; and demonstrate strong commitment to academic excellence and potential to succeed. The deadline for submission of the application is April 14, 2014. For more details, see the scholarship application page.

Annual Staff Focus, Friday, April 4 

Staff Council invites all UH staff to its annual meeting with UH President Renu Khator. President Khator and Paula Myrick Short, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, will both speak. Refreshments will be served following the event.

The Annual Staff Focus will be held on Friday, April 4, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the M.D. Anderson Library, Rockwell Pavilion. 

This is an opportunity for staff to come and increase their knowledge of university issues, and to learn about impactful ways of making UH a destination university. 

Print a flyer.

UH Gives Back in February

During February, you and your coworkers will receive a mail and email request for support during the Annual UH Gives Back Faculty and Staff Campaign. See the Giving page for full information on the three Staff Council priorities in this year's Campaign: the Rodger Peters Staff Scholarship; the Students of Staff Scholarship; and the Professional Development Award.

2013-2014 Staff Council Strategic Plan

Staff Council presents its Strategic Plan for this fiscal year 2014. We will use this as a guide to fulfilling the purpose of Staff Council as listed in our Constitution. We hope that by communicating our plans, we can garner support from all UH Staff who have selected us to represent your voice to our great University of Houston.

Staff Council Newsletter

For the latest news, check out the latest UH Staff Council Newsletter here.

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