Entertainment The Houston Escape Room has quickly gained in popularity and is currently moving to a new location with more puzzle rooms. Photo Courtesy: Escape Room Facebook page

New Escape Room puzzles Houston’s sleuths »

  Ed Chao, owner of the Houston Escape Room, brings a creative and original adventure to the Houston area, and it all started with an article from The New York…

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Film Review: DOCUMENTED is an emotional story, gives face to immigration issue »

  I’m not afraid to admit it; I love getting my fix of ridiculous Hollywood action movies with explosions and fast cars, but sometimes it’s refreshing to watch a good…

Jun 29 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

Video: Houston deputies chase stolen vehicle, car totaled by Bush Airport »

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Harris County Sheriff's Deputies pursued a suspected stolen vehicle. The chase ended by Bush airport where the car was…

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Cynicism grows as media access shrinks »

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  On President Obama’s first day in office, he promised a “new era of openness.” However, a prominent journalism organization…

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After excluding undocumented students, Latino scholarships revise eligibility »

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    Undocumented Hispanic students who applied for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals find that although they are lawfully present…

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ICE opens staging area at Bush Airport for undocumented immigrant children »

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    Today, Immigration and Customs Enforcement opens the Houston Unaccompanied Children Staging Initiative at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in…

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UH Receives $3.3 Million Grant to Promote Women in STEM Fields »


The University of Houston has received a $3.3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to increase the number of women faculty in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, as well as to ensure they have opportunities to move into leadership roles. The five-year…

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What It’s Like: The Invisible Generation on life with disabilities, continued »

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  This is a continuation of What It’s Like: The Invisible Generation on life with disabilities. Part one can be read here. The full video discussion can be viewed below. SD: Samantha DavisSB: Serjio BreredaKI: Kim IvoryMK: Mohammad Khan SD: A lot of people don’t realize…

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What It’s Like: The Invisible Generation on life with disabilities »

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  This discussion was done via Google Hangouts On Air. See video below to watch the full discussion. To read more, click on the link at the bottom of this page. Even since the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act in the ‘90s, struggle is…

Aug 12 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

University of Houston basketball coach, Kelvin Sampson, gets big perks with new contract »

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    The University of Houston released details of the contract new basketball coach, Kelvin Sampson, signed in April. The five-year deal, with a mutual…

Jun 26 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »
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Decenas de Venezolanos Protestan Contra el Gobierno de Maduro en Houston

  Decenas de venezolanos se juntaron este Domingo en el área de Galerías para protestar pacíficamente contra la violencia y por un país lleno de paz. “Ya van 15 años de injusticia, corrupción, poder, inseguridad, miedo,…

Feb 23 2014 / Read More »
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Find Nano at the UH vs. SMU football game!

Nano, the EGMN mascot, is lost at the UH vs. SMU game. The last time someone saw him, he was buying overpriced Case Keenum gear. Find him before his scheduled half-time dance show with…

Nov 18 2011 / Read More »
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UH research finds potential key to learning a new language

  A new study by University of Houston (UH) researchers may lead to dramatic changes in the way language is taught and learned – especially a second language. These findings are important because statistics show 60…

Nov 25 2013 / Read More »

Father and son exhibit started as book of poetry and photos

  This November, fans of both visual and literary arts welcome a unique exhibition to the Bay Area. University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Art Gallery will present photography by Van Edwards with poetry by his son Joshua…

Jan 13 2012 / Read More »
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UH-D winter schedule, student support service extends hours

  UHD will be closed Friday, December 23 – January 1 for the Winter holidays. UHD will reopen on Monday, January 2 at 8:00 a.m Student Support Services offices are extending their hours of operation for…

Dec 22 2011 / Read More »
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MTV’s MADE host casting call at HCC

  The casting call went out for HCC students wanting to be part of MTV’s three-time Emmy award winning series, MADE, and the students showed up in force. So many students clamored for a chance of…

Feb 10 2012 / Read More »
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San Jacinto College celebrates 50 years of serving East Harris County

  For 50 years, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens and communities of East Harris County. This Fall, the College community began a yearlong celebration of the remarkable journey that has brought us to…

Dec 14 2011 / Read More »
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Beatriz Flores:A Hispanic Proven Business Woman

Born in Dallas, Texas, Beatriz Flores has been successful on many levels. Her parents from Uruguay descent moved to the United States in 1967.…

May 23 2013 / Read More »

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