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Trustee called out for anti-LGBT rant, again

Trustee called out for anti-LGBT rant, again

Alyssa Foley, News Editor

March 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

A Houston Community College student called out Trustee Dave Wilson for his anti-LGBT remarks at a board meeting. Before the vote on the resolution reaffirming the college’s support of the Texas Dream Act, Wilson objected to a clause in the resolution restating HCC’s existing anti-discrimination polic...

Sold! HCC’s latest land deals

Sold! HCC’s latest land deals

Alyssa Foley, News Editor

March 11, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

Houston Community College’s governing board approved the sale of two properties on Feb. 23. First, the Board of Trustees sold about 9 acres of unimproved land near Highway 288 and MacGregor to the City of Houston for $13.8 million. Second, the board sold three parking spaces at the West Loop campus...

Is Conn’s property a con?

Is Conn’s property a con?

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

February 10, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Houston Community College Trustee Dave Wilson filed a complaint with the District Attorney’s office against HCC Chancellor Cesar Maldonado and Chief Facilities Officer Chuck Smith back in August, for what Wilson considers fraud and misappropriation of bond funds. “The misstatements by the Chancellor...

Student group calls out trustee

Student group calls out trustee

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

October 7, 2015


Filed under Community, Showcase

“We question why this trustee is working against the students he is supposed to represent...the call to remove politicians who are no longer meeting the needs of the people they represent [is a time honored tradition]...we ask that this trustee ceases behaviors that can harm students staff and faculty...

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