No School Lunches: Food for Thought in the Summertime

During the summertime, we usually envision children running through sprinklers, learning new skills in camps, playing with friends, and eating hot dogs by the pool. For many children, sadly, this picture is a stark contrast to reality. Many children from low-income backgrounds instead spend their summers alone at home while their primary caregivers are away…

Free To Be Me!

DOWNTOWN HOUSTON – In recent times, a large part of Houston’s population celebrated “Pride Weekend”. It’s a massive collage of festivities geared towards displaying the pride of the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender) Community. Thus, I’m not speaking about a community that can be pin-pointed on a map of any sort, but more-so of…

Academic Partnership Between Texas Southern, Lone Star College System

Acres Home – Texas Southern University President Dr. Austin Lane and Lone Star College Chancellor Dr. Stephen Head met June 29 to sign an articulation agreement between the two institutions. The plan will facilitate transfers, recruitment, and admission and advising for prospective students registered in the Lone Star College system. The establishment of this agreement…