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July 21, 2016 -- The University of Houston has posted a news release about a National Institute of Health-funded study that seeks to determine the precise ways inadequate sleep in childhood produces elevated risk for emotional disorders in later years. More
July 21, 2016 -- Alvin Community College's polysomonography students recently helped instruct Houston-area physicians on the use of equipment used in sleep studies. More
July 21, 2016 -- College of the Mainland on Wednesday issued a news release highlighting an art class uniting special needs students and retirees. More
July 21, 2016 -- The Texas Comptroller's Office today reminded families that July 31 is the deadline to enroll in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund. More
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July 21, 2016 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that researchers have found evidence directly connecting the Aedes aegypti mosquito with Zika transmission in the Americas. More
July 20, 2016 -- Alvin Community College has announced that it will offer Texas Education Agency approved training for educators in August. More
July 19, 2016 -- Lone Star College will partner with AmeriCorps Texas to build a mentoring program for first generation college students. More
July 19, 2016 -- Rice University on Monday announced that researchers have unveiled a new method for uniting light-capturing photonic nanomaterials and high-efficiency metal catalysts. More
July 18, 2016 -- The University of Houston-Clear Lake will launch Connecting to College, a pilot program that will provide additional support for students with autism spectrum disorder, developmental disabilities and other related needs. More
July 18, 2016 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted country music singer Libby Koch for the college's Alvin Live Summer Concert Series. More
July 18, 2016 -- The College of the Mainland Board of Trustees, in a special meeting today, voted unanimously to approve a contract with the Association of Community College Trustees to conduct a search for the college’s next president. More
July 18, 2016 -- Rice University today announced that researchers have developed new gas biosensors that can "see" into soil and allow them to analyze microbial interactions, which could aid in agriculture, wastewater and greenhouse gas studies. More
July 18, 2016 -- College of the Mainland today announced that it has received $100,000 in funding through the Texas Guaranteed Charley Wootan Grant Program for use in student scholarships. More
July 18, 2016 -- Lone Star College's North Harris campus recently hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the construction of a new Construction and Skilled Trades Technology Center. More
July 15, 2016 -- Lamar University and the Lamar Institute of Technology today announced the formation of new transfer agreements to benefit students. More
July 15, 2016 -- Lamar Institute of Technology today issued a news release welcoming Dr. Lonnie L. Howard as the college's new president. More
July 15, 2016 -- Rice University on Thursday announced that a new study that finds that a patient's self-rated health is a better predictor of illness and death than standard tests. More
July 14, 2016 -- The Lamar Institute of Technology has announced the recipient of its Presidential Award of Excellence. More
July 14, 2016 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced the award of grants through the Governor's University Research Initiative, an effort to recruit national recognized researchers to Texas institutions of higher education. More
July 14, 2016 -- Alvin Community College is seeking volunteers for free heart scans to be conducted by students in the Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography program. More
July 14, 2016 -- University of Houston today announced that the university has recruited three researchers in the energy field as part of the Texas Governor's University Research Initiative. More
July 14, 2016 -- Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy today announced that a new report finds that almost one-third of Hispanic Texans remain without health insurance. More
July 14, 2016 -- Lone Star College today announced that it has been selected to take part in the Texas Pathways Project, a program which examines the way students transition from public education to community colleges and four-year universities. More
July 11, 2016 -- University of Houston will host the fifth annual Eye Expo, an event addressing advocacy for the visually impaired in the community, workplace and government, on July 30. More
July 11, 2016 -- Lamar University has named Julia Fischer as the Distinguished Faculty Lecturer for 2016. More
July 11, 2016 -- Texas Southern University today announced that it has launched a new 5-week "Summer of Success" program to provide conditionally admitted students an opportunity to gain full admission to the university's 2016 freshman class. More
July 11, 2016 -- Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy today announced that a paper co-authored by a nonresident scholar at the institute finds that payment reforms in the Medicare program have resulted in a decrease in home-based dialysis. More
July 11, 2016 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today issued a news release regarding the availability of quality and safety data of its medical care on its website. More
July 08, 2016 -- Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy on Thursday published a paper finding that the Mexican government's education and training efforts for energy industry workers are insufficient. More
July 08, 2016 -- Rice University on Thursday announced that researchers are using new methods to study amyloid protein fibrils, which are implicated in the cause of Alzheimer's disease. More
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