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UH, UH-Downtown Cheered for Completion Programs—Houston Chronicle
Two Houston university programs are among the best for helping more young adults in Texas get a postsecondary degree or certificate, according to the state’s higher education coordinating board.

Gilead Sciences, UH and Others Launch $100M Initiative to Address HIV-AIDS Crisis in South—Houston Business Journal
The University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work is among scientific institutions teaming up to take aim at the growing HIV/AIDS crisis in the southern United States.

Texas A&M Guaranteed $75 Million to Its New Football Coach. How Can it Afford That?—Texas Tribune
College football has been a pricey endeavor for years in Texas, but Texas A&M University has broken new ground for sports spending in the state. 

Rice to Break Ground on Long-Awaited Music Building—Houston Business Journal
Rice University holds a groundbreaking ceremony for its new music building.

University Athletic Deals: Rice Reportedly Picks Football Coach; HBU Signs Under Armour Contract—Houston Business Journal
Houston universities’ athletic departments have been making a lot of headlines this week.