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Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 06, 2019
What would it take to be more effective and efficient in providing innovative, comprehensive and wraparound services to improve the lives of families and communities most in need?
Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 05, 2019
The Texas Tribune is touring the state with a series of post-session events recapping the major policy debates of the 86th Texas Legislature and what they mean for Texas' largest cities and surrounding communities.
Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 03, 2019
“Priesthood of the People: Cultural Legacies of Vatican II,”  is the topic of URBAN-15’s “Hidden Histories," episode on June 3. Watch the episode here. Vatican II, the Second Ecumenical Council of the Vatican, widened the  Catholic Church’s insight on how it should approach the expanding modern world.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 16, 2019
In May 2018, San Antonio ISD Superintendent Pedro Martinez met with students at Cleto Rodriguez Elementary and made them a promise: Their school would stay open if they did really well on their standardized STAAR test. They did astonishingly well: The 5th graders’ science scores improved from 23 percent to 64 percent, according to their proud principal.  
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 12, 2019
Justice for Our Neighbors, a nonprofit that provides legal and humanitarian assistance for migrants, will be expanding its services along the Texas border, thanks to a grant from the United Methodist Committee on Relief.