Forecasters predict as many as four to eight hurricanes this year. University of Houston resources have expertise in a variety of topics related to storms – before, during and after.
UH moves up in WalkAmerica's rankings
During the on-campus event on April 29, UH raised $31,768, surpassing the former record of $18,000 set in 2006. About 40,000 people participated, including many faculty, staff and students, said Juanita Jackson, campus WalkAmerica logistics coordinator. Next year’s walkathon is scheduled for April 27.
The March of Dimes, whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality, held its first walk in 1970.
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