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Rice Says Houston Universities to Join in ‘Innovation’ Hub Project at Defunct Sears—Houston Chronicle
Rice University is putting $100 million into the former Midtown Sears building to create a Houston technology innovation center.

Texas A&M Foundation Hits $3 Billion Mark on its Campaign—
The university’s Lead By Example campaign is six months ahead of $4 billion goal by 2020.

UT Seeks Construction Firm for $140 Million Football Stadium Expansion—Houston Chronicle
Ranked as the eight-largest in the nation is in line for a $140 million boost.

After a Week of Turmoil, Student Body President is Impeached at Texas State University—The Chronicle of Higher Education
Texas State senators found student-body president guilty of six articles of impeachment.

Prairie View A&M’s New Ivy League President to Focus on Financial Aid—Houston Business Journal
First female president at PVAM and the first black woman president to preside over an Ivy League institution.