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UHD in the News: February 19, 2015

Here's how students and faculty at the University of Houston-Downtown are making news this week:

On CW-Newsfix, Gene Preuss, UHD special assistant to the president, comments on the recent vote to ban AP History classes in Oklahoma.

In the Houston Chronicle, UHD student Samreen Gazi expressed her feelings about the shooting of three Muslim college students last week in Chapel Hill, N.C.

The Paper announced the upcoming 4th Annual Wine Fair Cy-Fair, sponsored in part by the University of Houston-Downtown.

High school sports magazine VYPE announced that Athletes Without Limits- a startup company whose mission is to promote inclusiveness 

in sports for those with intellectual disability- will hold tryouts for its national team at UHD on March 14.