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May 26, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that its flood alert system performed to specifications during rains on Monday and today. More
May 26, 2015 -- Texas A&M University at Galveston Chair in Marine Sciences William Merrell today advised that hurricanes that form early in the season can be particularly dangerous for the Gulf Coast. More
May 26, 2015 -- University of Houston-Downtown today announced that it and satellite campuses will be closed today due to flooding. More
May 26, 2015 -- The Rice University Office of Public Affairs has provided photos and video of the flooding in Houston. Photos and Video
May 26, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that researchers have developed a new method to detect rare DNA mutations. More
May 22, 2015 -- A Texas A&M AgriLife Research engineer and a Florida colleague have developed a biosensor that can detect listeria bacterial contamination within two or three minutes. More
May 22, 2015 -- San Jacinto College today announced that the college has closed on 57 acres at Generation Park. More
May 22, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has announced that researchers have found that drinking chamomile tea was associated with decreased risk of death from all causes in Mexican-American women over 65. More
May 22, 2015 -- Lone Star College recently received three Crystal Awards for excellence in marketing and communications from the Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association. More
May 22, 2015 -- Texas State University System Board of Regents on Thursday approved the purchase of O. Henry Hall in Austin from the University of Texas System. More
May 22, 2015 -- The Sixth Annual National Maritime Day Commemoration Ceremony took place Thursday at Pier 21 in Galveston. More
May 21, 2015 -- The Hogg Foundation for Mental Health at the University of Texas at Austin on Wednesday announced that it has awarded $900,000 in grants to three Texas community health centers to advance peer support in the delivery of integrated health care. More
May 21, 2015 -- College of the Mainland's Community Theatre will open its production of "The Drawer Boy" tonight. More
May 18, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston's Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences held its 47th commencement ceremony on Friday. More
May 18, 2015 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Saturday delivered the commencement address at a ceremony at the University of North Texas. More
May 18, 2015 -- San Jacinto College will host the Houston Spanish & Flamenco Festival May 26-30 at the college's Central Campus. More
May 18, 2015 -- College of the Mainland today announced that six students from the college received "Outstanding Musician" Awards at the Gulf Coast Intercollegiate Consortium Jazz Festival. More
May 18, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that scientists with the university have designed a micro-supercapacitor that may be useful in personal and wearable electronics. More
May 15, 2015 -- Lone Star College recently hosted its spring commencement ceremonies, with more than 6,400 students receiving degrees or certificates. More
May 15, 2015 -- The Alvin Community College Foundation recently awarded more than $66,000 in scholarships to students at area high schools. More
May 15, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday at the UTMB Health Primary and Specialty Care Clinic in Texas City. More
May 15, 2015 -- College of the Mainland recently received a $20,100 donation from the Mainland Medical Auxiliary in support of scholarship for nursing students. More
May 15, 2015 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott and First Lady Cecilia Abbott on Thursday hosted a dinner with Nobel Laureates from Texas universities. More
May 14, 2015 -- College of the Mainland has announced that Chandler Mitchell, a student at the college, submitted the winning design for the Texas City Fire Department's Firefighter Games logo. More
May 14, 2015 -- Texas A&M University on Wednesday announced that Norman R. Augustine, former chair and CEO of Lockheed Martin Corporation, has been named chair of the new External Advisory Board for the university's Institute for Advanced Study. More
May 14, 2015 -- University of Houston today announced that research conducted by the university has found that climate change, in the form of a stronger sea breeze, has contributed to a reduction in high-ozone days in the Houston area. More
May 14, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that the university has received a $50 million donation from Ann and John Doerr to develop a new leadership training institute. More
May 14, 2015 -- The Galveston College Board of Regents on Wednesday voted unanimously to appoint Regent Raymond Lewis, Jr. as delegate and Board Chair Armin Cantini as alternate to the Community College Association of Texas Trustees. More
May 13, 2015 -- Texas Southern University has announced that Loletha Turner, a student who will graduate from the university on Saturday, also has three children who are graduating to upper classes or receiving degrees this month. More
May 13, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that scientists with the university have found a process to simplify the manufacturing of solar cells. More
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