Lone Star College-North Harris ready to assist ITT Technical Institute students

WHAT: ITT Technical Institute Transition Fair WHEN: Friday, September 9 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. WHERE: Lone Star College-North Harris Student Services Building lobby, 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, Houston, TX 77073. WHO: For current and recent ITT Technical Institute students interested in speaking with a LSC-North Harris advisor regarding registration, articulation, financial aid and…

STAFFORD MSD WELCOMES VISITING INTERNS FROM UNIVERSITY IN TAIWAN

STAFFORD — The Stafford Municipal School District was proud to welcome Education Professor Dr. James Lee and his students from Soochow University in Taiwan.   “Stafford MSD is a very diverse school district where our student body speaks a total of 33 different languages,” Stafford MSD Superintendent Dr. Robert Bostic said. “We were glad that…

HCDE Head Start statement on new Head Start Program Performance Standards

The U.S. Health and Human Services Children and Families Administration has announced the release of new federal Head Start Performance Standards. The standards are the foundation on which programs design and deliver comprehensive, high quality individualized services to support the school readiness of children.   “The new Head Start Performance Standards are a positive step…

National HBCU Pre-Law Summit Presents Unique and Game-Changing Opportunity to Aspiring Lawyers

The Third Annual National HBCU Pre-Law Summit will be held at Georgia State University College of Law and Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. This event is the only national conference in the country designed especially for HBCU students and graduates interested in law school and becoming lawyers.   LSAT Panel Discussion ATLANTA –  The Third Annual National…

AVANCE

Houston- Avance’s mission is “unlocking America’s potential by strengthening families in at-risk communities through effective parent education and support programs.” This organization serves different communities in the Houston area, and they help families’ advance and progress through their core values, which is engagement, innovation, using a holistic approach, and through dignity.   They offer many…

Lone Star College-North Harris Announces New Director of Nursing Program

Doris Jackson was recently named director of the Lone Star College-North Harris nursing program. HOUSTON – Doris Jackson was recently named director of the Lone Star College-North Harris nursing program. Jackson most recently worked at LSC-Kingwood for the past six years, but comes to the LSC-North Harris program with 38 years of clinical experience. While…

Rotten Fruit!

In a recent issue of the African-American News&Issues paper, I submitted an article about how the efforts of a woman named Tameka Mottley were nearly brought to an abrupt halt, due to the actions of a property manager named Cheryl Foster. In short – From an empty apartment unit, Tameka was feeding the hungry children…