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2016
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09:28 PM
America/Chicago

UHD in the News: July 25, 2016

In recent headlines:

Houston Chronicle: UHD Associate Professor of Criminal Justice, Kevin Buckler, penned an op-ed regarding Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's recent call for the Texas Legislature to create and pass a hate crime bill that applies to offenses committed against police officers.

Yes! Magazine: UHD Psychology Professor Erlanger Turner is quoted regarding establishing guidelines that make sure psychologists understand the importance of cultural and racial factors that might affect the relationship between therapist and client.

Higher Education Today: The Alliance for Hispanic Serving Institution Educators recognized 10 colleges, including University of Houston-Downtown, for helping Hispanic students succeed and thrive in STEM fields where they are often underrepresented.

The Dallas Morning News: UHD Psychology Professor Erlanger Turner is quoted regarding the Baton Rouge shooting suspect and how rage can be reinforced in social media.

Community Impact Newspaper: UHD Admissions Counselor Lorenzo Hayes encourages high school students to start preparing for college as early as their freshman year and offers additional college preparedness advice.