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UHD in the News: December 3, 2015

In this week's headlines:

newsHouston Chronicle: Candidates Bill King and Sylvester Turner faced off in a mayoral runoff debate Dec. 2 at UHD's Robertson Auditorium.

Houston Chronicle: Robin Davidson, Ph.D., UHD professor of English and city of Houston poet laureate, will mentor the city's first youth poet laureate, Andrew White.

Los Angeles Sentinel and African-American News and Issues Online: The websites published reports on the recent Cornel West program at UHD.

KRIV-TV (Channel 26): UHD student Vanessa Vasquez is quoted in a report on Latino activists who are seeking immigration reform.

Guidry News: Louis Evans, UHD executive director of distance education, will serve the remainder of the unexpired term of Kay Smith, vice president of the Harris County Department of Education Board.