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Christina Reyes

Christina Reyes

  The Texas Higher Education Coordinator Board recently awarded the University of Houston-Downtown a $260,000 grant to initiate a student success program, “Freshman Achievement Communities to Enhance Student Persistence and Success.” The university was one of five schools out of 37 applicants to receive the funding as part of the …

  North Main Street will close Monday, Aug. 8, between Naylor and Commerce Streets for construction of the new north light rail line and will remain closed for 12 to 18 months. The impact on the University of Houston – Downtown community may not be as great as on the …

  Want to be a nurse? The three new learning communities for health science majors will focus on making coursework relevant to your preparation for professional schools. HCC will launch six new Learning Communities for health science this Fall 2011. A Learning Community (LC) is simply a group of students …

    With technology infiltrating almost every aspect of our lives it’s no surprise to find AA batteries replace a baseball bat, a bowling ball or a boxing glove. Not too long ago people actually went outside to get in shape and have fun — oh, the horror! Nowadays, more and …