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UHD in the News: August 13, 2012

Houston Style Magazine featured UHD in its "Back-to-College" feature. Read the story here.

African-American News & Issues covered UHD's new $2.4 million grant to support "Upward Bound" students. Read the story here.

The Texas Higher Education Journal ranked UHD third in the state for its African-American graduation rate. Read the story here.

The Katy News noted that UHD brought world-renowned physicist, Dr. Waclaw Gudowski, to Houston to establish a research-based student exchange program. Read the story here.

Guidry News noted that the UHD powerlifting team recently set world records, placed second in the Junior Olympics and clinched the regional title for the third consecutive year. Read the story here.

UHD's SGA President Ivan Sanchez was quoted in a story by KTRK about a local candlelit vigil held in response to the deadly attack on a Sikh house of worship in Wisconsin. Read the story here.