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President Obama Why Obama Can't Support a Real Jobs Program
Opinion essay written by Paul Gregory, Cullen Professor of Economics and a research fellow at the Hoover Institute
Forbes.com: August 28, 2011 
   
Paul Paul Could be thorn in Perry's side
Article quotes Jim Granato, director of the Hobby Center for Public Policy
Houston Chronicle and San Antonio Express News: August 28, 2011
   
Provost antel With Fifth Anniversary, FIS Announces Initiatives
Foundation for Indian Studies anniversary celebration notes India Studies minor
Indo American News: August 26, 2011  
   
Band outside moore school music UH Arts Open House gets school year off to a rousing start
Feature on the open house hosted by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts
Culture Map Houston: August 24, 2011
   
Band outside moore school music UH professor has published book on water supplies for cities
Profile on Martin Melosi, the Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Professor of History and director of the Center for Public History
Houston Chronicle: August 24, 2011
   
Prof. Granato Northwest leaders discuss economic development
Article on economic forum featuring as keynote speaker Jim Granato, director of the Center for Public Policy
Houston Chronicle: August 24, 2011  
   
Skirt ban - uniform wars School skirt ban is just the latest battle in the uniform wars
Article cites study by the doctoral candidate Elisabetta Gentile and assistant professor Scott Imberman in the Department of Economics
The Guardian (United Kingdom): August 23, 2011
   
Scott Imberman Success or Just Showing Up?: Uniforms Inspire Attendance, Not Achievement
Article cites study by the doctoral candidate Elisabetta Gentile and assistant professor Scott Imberman in the Department of Economics
Wall Street Journal: August 22, 2011
   
Paul Gregory Why we don't need an infrastructure bank? Japan is why
Opinion essay written by Paul Gregory, Cullen Professor of Economics and a research fellow at the Hoover Institute
Forbes.com: August 21, 2011
   
Chitra Divakarun Author Chitra Divakarun's One Amazing Thing selected for One,Book One City Reading Initiative
Article about Creative Writing Professor Chitra Divakaruni
Indo American News: August 19, 2011
   
Loretta Devine Emmy nominee Loretta Devine reflects on a divine career
Profile of alumna Loretta Devine
Backstage: August 19, 2011
   
Steven Craig Texas unemployment rate rises
Article and video quote economics professor Steven Craig
KRIV-TV/ Fox 26: August 19, 2011
   
Carroll Parrott Blue Civic Leader helps revitalize Palm Center
Feature on the Third Ward Arts Initiative led by Carroll Parrott Blue, research professor with the Center for Public History
Ultimate East End (Houston Chronicle weekly publication): August 16, 2011
   
Governor Rick Perry The "Texas miracle:" Does Perry deserve the credit for state's economy?
Article and video quote economics professor Steven Craig
KHOU-TV Channel 11 News: August 15, 2011
   
Karen Farber Karen Farber explains UH Mitchell Center's bold ideas to shake up Houston's arts scene
Question and answer article featuring Karen Farber, director of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts
Culture Map: August 14, 2011
   
Robert Zaretsky Robert Zaretsky on Rousseau, Hume, and the Limits of Human Understanding
Podcast by Robert Zaretsky, professor of French history in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages and the Honors College
Rationally Speaking blog: August 14, 2011
   
President Obama Tea Party understands economics better than Obama or Bill Maher
Opinion essay written by Paul Gregory, Cullen Professor of Economics and a research fellow at the Hoover Institute
Forbes.com: August 11, 2011
   
Robert Zaretsky's commentary A Russian Plot? No, a French Obsession
Opinion essay written by Robert Zaretsky, professor of French history in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages and the Honors College
The New York Times: August 13, 2011
   
Student with chin on books Young Adult Books for Latinos
Article about publishers of literature targeting the Latino audience that features Arte Publico Press
AARP Viva: August 10, 2011
   
Haute Shots: Dean's Nigh Haute Shots: Dean's Night
Photo gallery of the Dean's Night at the Houston Shakespeare Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre 
Houston Style magazine: August 5, 2011