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Alumni News: June 27, 2016

Houston Chronicle: Fran Watson, a lawyer and activist who once bussed tables at the Wendy's in Montrose after her parents died of drug overdoses, was the female grand marshal of Houston's 38th annual LGBT Pride Celebration's parade. Watson is a University of Houston-Downtown graduate.

Focus Daily News: The new Director of the Houston Community College (HCC) Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence, Frederick Heard, earned his Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from UHD.