Category: Blogs


Prisoners earning an education

JESSICA ALCOCER THE SIGNAL The Ramsey Unit is a Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) prison farm located in Rosharon, Texas, on 14,667 acres of...

Come out and see one of UHCL’s largest events: Cultural Extravaganza

UHCL’s annual Cultural Extravaganza will take place Saturday, Mar. 22, in the Bayou Theater at 7 p.m. Tiffany Sexton tells you why you should consid...

2014 Oscar Predictions

Kris Stivers takes a shot at the ballot, giving his take on all the nominees, and has compiled a list of his winners.

Kris’ Favorite Craft Beers From The Greater Houston Area

Kris Stivers has created a list of his favorite craft beers in the Houston Area. If you haven’t gotten a chance, check out Kris’ column &#...

30 is not the new 50

Erika Thomas gives you her take on staying happy and healthy.

The other V-day: PAVE and V-day join forces to end violence

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, which means the student-led organization People Against Violence Everywhere (PAVE) has once again teamed up...

Icepocalypse II hits social media

Check out how the UHCL community lived and survived the second Icepocalypse of 2014.

Tips to Living a More Sustainable Lifestyle

VICTOR ARAIZA THE SIGNAL The trend of ‘Going Green’ really gained some ground this millennium. Maybe it’s because we stopped worrying about Y2K ...

It’s The Post-Friday-After-Black-Friday Sale! Monday, Dec. 9.

I celebrate the end of “Black Friday” season, do you? It is a season – despite the name trickery that suggests it is only one day. I think, at o...

What Is Sustainability?

KIMBERLY WARREN THE SIGNAL When I think of the meaning of sustainability, I think of the word up in two parts. First is “sustain” which, to me, im...