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Alumni News: July 5, 2016

In recent headlines:

Fort Bend Star: Christopher Reid, the 2014-15 Stafford Municipal School District Teacher of the Year, earned a history/English degree from the University of Houston-Downtown on the GI Bill. He accomplished that while working two full-time jobs and raising children, becoming the first person in his family to graduate from college.

Standard Speaker: Shannon Skotek, a native of Tamaqua, PA, graduated cum laude from UHD with a major in biological and physical science and a minor in chemistry.