Wherefore art thou, art enthusiasts?

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Stacy Kuropata, a first year Master of Fine Arts student at the University, strives to incorporate the affects of memory on childhood cognitance into her artwork. From the moment she started creating various art as a little girl, Kim Cypert knew without a doubt that she wanted to continue to create art for the rest of her life.

Youngblood connects alumni, campus

Amy Youngblood has been busy acclimating to a new lifestyle here in Houston this past semester after accepting the position of the University’s new director of alumni relations and advancement in October 2012.

An avid lover of all sports, cooking and her beloved dog Daisey, Amy Youngblood has been busy acclimating to a new lifestyle here in Houston this past semester after accepting the position of the University’s new director of alumni relations and advancement in October 2012.

Spotlight: Student promotes campaign against abuse

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The trip to Chiang Mai, Thailand would cost $3200. Junior John LaChapelle knew that he would have to start fundraising. He started selling shirts in early October that read “Stop Traffic” to University friends and family members. By the end of the month, LaChapelle sold 71 shirts, adding up to $1065. Donations from various strangers, acquaintances and long lost friends allowed him to reach his goal. LaChapelle is now set to go to Thailand to help men, women and children who are trapped in human trafficking.