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September 18, 2014
New UHV Downtown Art Series to feature poets, printmakers and artists

New UHV Downtown Art Series to feature poets, printmakers and artists

A new University of Houston-Victoria series aimed at bringing diverse artists to downtown Victoria will kick off Sept. 26 with a visit by a celebrated poet.

Ron Silliman, author of 30 books and an acclaimed poetry blog, will give a reading at 8 p.m. at The Sendera, 101 W. Goodwin Ave. The event is free and open to the public.

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Sept. 19:
First Steps to Starting Your Own Business,
9 a.m., Small Business Development Center, 3402 N. Ben Wilson St.

Sept. 20:
Jaguar women’s soccer vs. Concordia University Texas, 2 p.m., The Cage

Jaguar men’s soccer vs. Concordia University Texas, 4 p.m., The Cage

Sept. 23:
Basic Accounting for the Non-Accountant, 10 a.m., Small Business Development Center, 3402 N. Ben Wilson St.

Sept. 25:
UHV/ABR Reading Series with author Ron Riekki, noon, UW Alcorn Auditorium
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UHV alumni, former students honored by school district

UHV alumni, former students honored by school district

Eight former students and graduates of the University of Houston-Victoria recently earned special honors from the Victoria Independent School District.

Out of 16 teachers from schools across the district who were named Teacher of the Year for their campuses, half were graduates or former students of UHV. The teachers were nominated and selected by either the principal of their school or fellow teachers and staff members.

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Author brings appreciation for regional literature to Reading Series

Author brings appreciation for regional literature to Reading Series

When Ron Riekki went on a Georgia radio show to promote his work, he had a lot to say but not much of it was about his own writing. He spent the majority of the interview talking about other writers who impressed him.

Riekki, the next speaker in the University of Houston-Victoria/American Book Review Reading Series, will bring that same enthusiasm for good writing with him to Victoria.

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