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UHD in the News: October 8, 2015

In this week's headlines:

UHD President Bill Flores spoke with Houston Public Media regarding the specific challenges faced by many minority students and about a grant from the U.S. Department of Education that will help UHD better serve its students.

Barbara Belbot, chair of the department of criminal justice, spoke with Houston Chronicle about the ways in which UHD is preparing criminal justice students for the challenges of public service.

KHOU11 News consulted with Larry Karson, assistant professor of criminal justice, about the case of an HPD officer under fire for sending speeding tickets in the mail.