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Higher Education Headlines: November 30

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By Sheryl E. Taylor

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Pandemic Accelerates Lone Star College System Plans for Online Degrees
Houston Chronicle
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Texas A&M President Michael Young Resigns Earlier Than Planned
Houston Chronicle
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Is the pandemic pushing a wave of presidents out? Not yet.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
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A College Professor as First Lady
Inside Higher Ed
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Ed. Dept. Analysis Projects $435 Billion in Student Loan Losses
Inside Higher Ed
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Who will replace Lamar Alexander?
Inside Higher Ed
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Purdue Gives $750 Bonus to All Faculty and Non-Executive Staff
Inside Higher Ed
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About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)—the second largest university in Houston—has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by Interim President Dr. Antonio D. Tillis. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 51,000 alumni and offers 44 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service, Sciences & Technology; and University College).

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.