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Dining Services Seeks Participants for Focus Groups on March 19

UHD Dining Services will be conducting focus groups for faculty, staff and students on March 19 in the W.I. Dykes Library (N402). The purpose of these focus groups is to gather feedback on overall food service operations and new concept ideas.

Each focus group will include free refreshments during the session and a free grill combo coupon for Burger 713. In addition, participants will be entered to win a $50 gift card. Before you sign up for a focus group session, there are a few important items to note:

  • It’s confidential. Individual data is not released to anyone. Your answers are entirely anonymous.
  • It’s a one-hour session. The session will end within the hour.
  • Space is limited. There are only 12 spaces during each focus group session.

You may sign up for the sessions here. If you have any questions about the focus group process, email alexcis.mendoza@compass-usa.com or call 832-343-4001.

About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) – the second-largest university in Houston – has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 61,000 alumni and offers 45 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service; Sciences & Technology; and University College).

For the fourth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report ranks UHD among universities across the nation for Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (No. 27 and No. 15 for Veterans) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. U.S. News ranked the University among Top Performers on Social Mobility and awarded UHD a No. 1 ranking as the most diverse institution of higher education in the southern region of the U.S. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.