We would like to thank Administration and Finance for supporting the staff appreciation pop-up events.
August 19 & 20 - Cougar First Impressions (CFI)
Time: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join hundreds of staff volunteers to welcome UH students the first and second day of class at 19 locations across campus, 1 Technology Bridge location, 1 ice cream tent and 2 Sugar Land Campus Locations.
Organized by Staff Council.
Visit the CFI website for more information.
August 24 - Weeks of Welcome Day of Service
Shift One Time: 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Shift Two Time: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Houston communities*
Join all members of the UH community – incoming students, returning students, faculty, and staff- for a day of service with our campus and community partners working to address social issues facing Houston. Transportation, lunch, a t-shirt, and all materials required for service projects will be provided for all volunteers. * Participants will be assigned to service projects the morning of the event.
Visit the Weeks of Welcome Day of Service website to register and learn more.
August 27 - Cookies and Milk Pop-Up**
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Blaffer Cafe inside Blaffer Museum
Staff is invited to come enjoy delicious cookies and cool milk.
Visit the Blaffer Art Museum website for information about upcoming exhibitions.
September 3 - Taco Tuesday Pop-Up**
Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Cullen Performance Hall (CPH)
Staff can welcome the day with breakfast tacos and coffee.
Visit the Cullen Performance Hall website for performance and event information.
September 7 (Saturday) – Annual Staff Season Kickoff UH Football Tailgate and Giveaway
Time: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: TDECU Stadium Shasta’s Square Gate 4
Menu: Custom tacos, churro bar, and refreshments.
Cougar card required.
Meet other staff and show Cougar pride at the Season Kick-Off Tailgate before the Prairie View A&M football game. Raffles for fabulous door prizes and swag. Free t-shirt for the first 250 staff. All staff and guests are invited and permitted to participate in Staff Council events in alignments with HR policy.
Organized by A&F, Human Resources, and Staff Council.
Free tailgate RSVP link.
Football game ticket purchase information link. Staff may claim the first ticket at no cost. Additional tickets are available at $15.00 per ticket.
Visit the Houston Cougars website for sport schedules.
September 9 - Ice Cream Bar Pop-Up**
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Technology Bridge Building 4 Lobby
Staff can hop on a shuttle and visit UH's innovation park for refreshing ice cream.
Visit the UH Technology Transfer & Innovation website to rediscover Technology Bridge.
September 16 – Smoothie Pop-Up**
Time: 8:30am- 10:00am
Location: Rotunda inside the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center
Begin your day with a walk to the CRWC and a refreshing smoothie.
Visit the Campus Recreation website to learn about indoor and outdoor activities.
September 16 –Staff Appreciation Lunch and 6th Annual Cupcake Challenge
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Houston Room, Student Center South
Open for fulltime, benefits eligible UH Staff only.
Join fellow staff-members and enjoy a lunch filled with cupcake challenge judging and delicious food.
Organized by Office of Protocol and Special Events.
** Pop-Ups have limited quantities: treats are available on a first-come first-serve basis.