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Texas gov blames pro-Palestinian students in new free speech order for universities

Friday, April 05, 2024

Pro-Palestinian student groups named in Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's order to public universities and colleges to revise free speech policies to address antisemitism say they're being singled out.


Ground will be broken this summer on a new school in Uvalde, Texas

Tuesday, May 23, 2023

A year after 19 children and two teachers were killed at Robb Elementary School, there are plans to build a new school on a different location than the one where the mass shooting took place.


Uvalde students are returning to school, but security concerns remain

Tuesday, September 06, 2022

Students who were at Robb Elementary School when a gunman killed 21 people last May returned to class Tuesday amid lingering security concerns and investigations into the police response.


It's the first day of school in Uvalde since May's mass shooting

Tuesday, September 06, 2022

For some students who attended Robb Elementary in Texas, it will be the first time back in classrooms since a gunman killed 21 people at their school in May.


Uvalde school police chief fired 3 months after botched response to school shooting

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Families of the 21 victims of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary had been demanding Arredondo be fired since details became clear of the law enforcement failures that day.


Calls grow louder for Uvalde's police chief to be fired

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

The school superintendent in Uvalde, Texas, wants the district's police chief, Pete Arredondo, to be fired. Arredondo led the botched law enforcement response to the shooting in which 21 people died.


Texas officials say Uvalde gunman could have been stopped much sooner

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

More has been revealed more about the police response to last month's school shooting in Uvalde. A top law enforcement official called it an "abject failure" and laid out mistakes made the day.


These Students Speak Perfect Spanglish — And Now They're Learning To Own It

Friday, November 29, 2019

"To be able to speak Spanglish is to be able to say to people that I am Mexican American, and that's OK," says college freshman Angie Bravo.


Students Challenge Negative Perceptions Of Spanglish

Friday, October 25, 2019

Latinx students at a San Antonio college are learning to challenge negative perceptions around Spanglish.


Gunman Was On A 'Downward Spiral,' Texas Authorities Say

Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Authorities in west Texas say more details are emerging regarding this weekend's shooting. The gunman was fired from his job on Saturday and called the FBI tip line shortly before the rampage.


For These Young, Nontraditional College Students, Adulting Is A Requirement

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

They are early risers and hard workers. Some are the first in their family to go to college. Many are financially independent from their parents. Meet the "nontraditional" college students of today.


'I Need A Degree In Order To Move Forward': Why Some Adults Choose College

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

About 7.6 million adults 25 and over attended college in 2018. Among them are a mother of four, a Navy vet and a grandmother finishing what she started more than four decades ago.


Texas Students Will Soon Learn Slavery Played A Central Role In The Civil War

Friday, November 16, 2018

The state's previous social studies standards listed three causes for the Civil War: sectionalism, states' rights and slavery, in that order.


San Antonio High School Changes Name Tied To Confederacy Despite Resistance

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

After two years of debate, Robert E. Lee High School in San Antonio has changed its name to remove ties to the Confederacy.


As Gateway Arch Turns 50, Its Message Gets Reframed

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

The Arch was originally built to honor St. Louis' role in western expansion, and its museum is focused on the experience of white American settlers. Its new museum will include different perspectives.