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Recent articles by Samantha:

UH, Texas Tech systems to ask state for permanent endowment

After being left out of the state fund that gives billions to UT, A&M, these two systems seek their own funding mechanism. → Read More

TSU police chief Mary Young files lawsuit to protect job

The lawsuit is the lastest trouble to saddle the Houston HBCU. → Read More

Tenure process questioned in Texas Southern University lawsuit

The statements arose during a heated lawsuit involving former law school dean Joan R.M.... → Read More

UH researcher tracks melting glaciers in Antarctica

UH professor Pietro Milillo is using groundbreaking mapping technology to track how global warming is changing glaciers. → Read More

Texas community college funding: Commission urges overhaul

The Legislature is likely to take up the issue after it convenes Jan. 10. → Read More

University of Houston researchers developing vaccine to combat fentanyl addiction

The vaccine would eventually be offered to people trying to quit opioids and prevent... → Read More

University of Houston debuts new live cougar mascot, Shasta VII

UH has announced a new live cougar mascot, Shasta VII. The cub, who is 8 weeks old, arrived at the Houston Zoo along with his brother Louie. → Read More

UH entrepreneurship program snags top rank in Princeton Review

The Princeton Review named UH's Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship program number one in the country for the fourth year in a row. → Read More

2 crew members identified in Dallas World War II air show crash of Houston planes

Two crew members have been identified in the devastating aircraft collision that killed... → Read More

Houston student loan borrowers in limbo again after blocking of Biden's relief plan

The ruling throws much into doubt for former and current students who hoped for years... → Read More

Texas A&M System names Tomikia LeGrande as sole finalist for Prairie View A&M president

LeGrande is the current vice president for strategy, enrollment management and student... → Read More

Rice University president diagnosed with prostate cancer

Reginald DesRoches said he is recovering from surgery. → Read More

Houston-area universities tally low voter turnout, signaling concerns over youth vote

Political analysts say that the low returns reflect how voter access and motivation... → Read More

Astroworld lawsuits still in limbo 1 year after deadly tragedy

Thousands of Astroworld Festival attendees await legal resolution as court proceedings have dragged on for a year after the deadly crowd crush. → Read More

Texas Southern receives $600K to study prosecutorial decision-making

Texas Southern University’s Center for Justice Research has received a nearly $600,000 grant to study the effects of prosecutorial decision-making across the country. → Read More

Court filings reveal contradicting accounts of Texas Southern University law dean's exit

Former Dean Joan R.M. Bullock is suing the university, its regents and other leaders,... → Read More

UH's new $80M Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine is now open. Here's a look inside.

The new Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine building has opened on the University of Houston campus. → Read More

Texas colleges are seeing class sizes grow, despite a bleak national trend of low enrollment

Enrollment held steady this fall at most Texas colleges and universities, bucking a trend of declining numbers across the country. → Read More

Rice University inaugurates eighth president, Reginald DesRoches

FIrst Black president makes inaguration speech at Rice. → Read More

Former Rice trustee Charles Duncan Jr., dies at 96

Charles Duncan Jr., influential Rice University alumnus and energy secretary under former President Jimmy Carter, has died. He was 96. → Read More