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UHD in the News: March 23, 2017

In recent headlines: Gant Daily: UHD Interim President Michael A. Olivas is quoted in an article on  denying public education funds for children who were in the country illegally. Houston Chronicle: Melissa Torres’ column in “Gray Matters” was linked in the College Roundup blog. KPFT 90.1 FM: David Branham, associate professor of political science, was interviewed … Continue reading

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UHD in the News: March 9, 2017

In recent headlines: The Texas Tribune: UHD hosted The Texas Tribune’s Symposium on Public Education. The event was streamed live on the Tribune’s website and portions of the broadcast are still available online. Houston Chronicle: UHD archivist Melissa Torres contributed an article titled, “In Houston, a Silent and Sudden Integration.” The article details the integration of South … Continue reading

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UHD in the News: March 2, 2017

In recent headlines: Houston Buiness Journal: The publication featured an article on newly elected UHD President Dr. Juan  Muñoz. Houston Chronicle: UHD was mentioned in the article, “HCC Aims to Patch up Enrollment, Transfer Pipeline.” The article mentions UHD’s partnership with Houston Community College  (HCC). Houston Chronicle: UHD professor and O’Kane Gallery Mark Cervenka was … Continue reading

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UHD in the News: Feb. 23, 2017

In recent headlines: CW 39: The article mentions the involvement of UHD professors at the rally, “Professor Against SB4.” At the rally, protesters rallied against legislators seeking to eliminate sanctuary cities here in Texas. Houston Chronicle: UHD is mentioned in the article, “Professors to Protest ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Wednesday.” Houston Public Media: Criminal Justice Professor Kevin … Continue reading

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UHD in the News: Feb. 16, 2017

In recent headlines: Houston Chronicle: UHD was mentioned in the article, “UH to Stop Holding Classes at NW Location in August.” The article mentioned that UHD will continue to offer course at UHD Northwest campus. Patch: Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez was featured in the article, “Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce Hosts Public Safety Meeting.” … Continue reading

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UHD in the News: Feb. 9, 2017

In recent headlines: Houstonia: UHD Professor of Art History Susan Baker and O’Kane Gallery Director Mark Cervenka was quoted in the article, “Refugee Artist Debuts New Collection at O’Kane Gallery.” Houston Chronicle and The Daily Progress: Both publications published articles on Associate Professor Dawn McCarty. The articles talk about her commitment at Casa Juan Diego’s shelter … Continue reading

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UHD in the News: Feb. 2, 2017

In recent headlines: Houston Chronicle: UHD Professor of Criminal Justice Rebecca Pfeffer penned an article titled, “Pfeffer: Human Trafficking Isn’t Just a Super Bowl Problem.” In the article, Pfeffer talks about the broad misconception of the increase of human trafficking during sporting events. Houston Chronicle: UHD Interim President Michael A. Olivas was quoted in the … Continue reading