Category Archives: Education

Houston Recovers after Harvey Flooding

It’s been 2 weeks since Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas Gulf Coast and brought flooding rain to Houston.  The cleanup and recovery continues. Above a look at Houston trying to return to normal life today.  Donors also made it easier … Continue reading

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Things to Do Calendar

During the summer break, visit a National Park.  Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Haleekaii, Virgin Islands National Park and Lassen Volcanic National Park in California were established in August. Lower gas prices are helping Americans get out and travel this summer.  Here is … Continue reading

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Extreme Weather Ready Expo 2017

NWS Metereologist Nikki Hathaway describes what happens if a hurricane makes landfall here and has advice for new and longtime residents in the Houston and Galveston area.  Video runs: 2:14. Local emergency management,  city and county agencies, the National Weather … Continue reading

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Harris County May 6, 2017 Election and Dallas Area Mayors Races Houston, Texas (Harris County) voters overwhelmingly approved Houston Independent School District Proposition 1 with 24, 181 For Votes (83.85%). There were 4,659 Against Votes (16.15%).  That’s a reversal of last November’s election results on the school district recapture fee.  Harris County … Continue reading

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People’s Law School

The University of Houston Law Center and Center for Consumer Law offered free, non-credit 50-minute classes to the public Saturday morning.  Volunteer lawyers, law professors and judges taught today’s People’s Law School to inform students about current Texas law in several areas. “The purpose is to save … Continue reading

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Back To School

Sunny and warm temperatures on the first day of Fall Semester classes at the University of South Florida in Tampa today.  If you’re considering taking a class or  pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree, the USF Registrar’s Office staff say it … Continue reading

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Class of 2016 – University of Texas

“What starts here changes the world.” That’s the motto of the University of Texas. Above, the University of Texas College of Natural Sciences held its commencement at the Frank Erwin Center early Saturday morning, May 21, 2016. Some 2,043 College … Continue reading

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