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Health Care Under the Obama Plan

President-elect Barack Obama has vowed to make health insurance affordable and accessible to all. With 46 million people having no coverage, thatís no easy task. Seth Chandler, co-director of the UH Law Centerís Health Law & Policy Institute, specializes in insurance law and related fields, such as economic analysis of law. Reach him at 713-743-2123 or Search for UH faculty experts.

Aspiring High School Biology Teacher Credits teachHOUSTON

Jackie Ekeoba, teachHouston student

Jackie Ekeoba, a top student in the teachHOUSTON teacher-preparation program at the University of Houston, earned a merit scholarship, made possible by a gift from the Sid Richardson Foundation. Through the support of a stipend, she also works in the program’s administrative offices, where she is able to practice her skills learned from the program by helping newer teachHOUSTON students with their lesson plans.

A high-resolution photo is available by contacting Lisa Merkl at or 713-743-8192.

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