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UHD in the News: March 9, 2017

In recent headlines:

The Texas Tribune: UHD hosted The Texas Tribune's Symposium on Public Education. The event was streamed live on the Tribune's website and portions of the broadcast are still available online.

Houston Chronicle: UHD archivist Melissa Torres contributed an article titled, "In Houston, a Silent and Sudden Integration." The article details the integration of South Texas Junior College and how that institution ultimately transformed into UHD, one of the most diverse universities in the country.

ABC 13: UHD O'Kane Gallery Director Mark Cervenka and Iraqi-born artist Ammar Alobaidi were featured in a segment of "Visions." In the segment, Ammar Alobaidi discusses his art, which is on view at the O'Kane Gallery.