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No-Pass, No-Play – Texas Tribune
Former Texas Gov. Mark White, who signed landmark legislation that included “no-pass, no-play” law, dead at 77.

Food Insecurity Among College Students – Houston Chronicle
Washington Post syndicated columnist addresses the stark reality of food insecurity among students who attend a four-year or community college.

How do HISD highs schools rank? – Houston Chronicle
Which Houston ISD high schools are sending the most students to four-year colleges and universities?

Pass/Fail? 18 HISD Schools Face State Takeover – Houston Chronicle
Texas education officials are warning that Houston ISD could be placed under the jurisdiction of state-appointed managers as early as next year if district schools don’t show improvement.

UHD & Texas A&M University’s Articulation Agreements Build Education Bridges – Houston Chronicle
Wherever you decide to start your education at a two-year college, there is a place to finish at a four-year university. 

Joe’s Crab Shack Comes Back Home for Houston Billionaire Tilman Fertitta – Houston Business Journal
UH System Board of Regents Chairman buys parent company of Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House Tavern + Tap Brands