Policies and incentives promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency in Texas number 142, the fourth highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed in a federally funded database.
Texas State University, The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A & M University-College Station reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Texas schools.
When Amaranth Borsuk, the next presenter in the University of Houston-Victoria/American Book Review Reading Series, was in graduate school, she found herself in a strange dichotomy between working at the letterpress studio at a Los Angeles art college while also doing research on electronic literature.
Texas residents living below the poverty line in 2017-18 made up 13.4 percent of the state’s population, the 13th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new Census Bureau data.
Public schools in Texas spent $10,783 per student based on average daily attendance (ADA) figures, the 13th lowest expenditure level among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to a National Education Association report.
The holiday season is here, and community members will have a special opportunity to contribute to the University of Houston-Victoria during the university’s fourth annual Giving Tuesday campaign, including the opportunity to help the university meet a matching challenge goal.
Texas is among the jurisdictions where sales tax collections are required for out-of-state purchases in the wake of the South Dakota v. Wayfair Supreme Court decision last year, according to an analysis by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).
The number of youths in foster care in Texas at the end of fiscal year 2018 stood at 32,960, a 2.5 percent increase over the previous fiscal year, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).