At age 74, Galveston's Lucy McMahon is a record-holding international powerlifting competitor, and on Dec. 8 she will be competing in the Global Powerlifting Alliance/International Powerlifting Organization World Championships in Moscow.
One of the mantras in our colleges and universities — and maybe in advanced high school classes, too — is that we must teach students to think critically.
The video tape player, an ancient thing, had been repaired and put in good order within the last year or two, so I popped the tape in and sat back to watch and recall the story.
Shown is a 2008 rendering of the University of Texas Medical Branch's Victory Lakes facility. The medical branch is now preparing to break ground on a $90 million expansion.
The 2012 rendering shows the planned $90 million expansion at the University of Texas Medical Branch's Victory Lakes facility.
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Construction continues on the 110,000-square-foot University of Texas Medical Branch specialty care center Feb. 11, 2009. The medical branch is now preparing to break ground on a $90 million expansion of the facility.