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Gary Guidry: Pioneering Excellence in Global Music Promotions

As the CEO of the Black Promoters Collective (BPC), Gary Guidry stands at the forefront of a transformative movement in the music industry. With a career spanning 26 years, beginning with street promotions in college, Guidry has cultivated a legacy of innovation and community engagement.

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Monique Franklin Appointed Interim Director for Fort Bend County Library System

The Fort Bend County Commissioners Court has officially announced the appointment of Monique Franklin as the Interim Director of the Fort Bend County Library System. Franklin's extensive experience and unwavering dedication to library services position her as a prime candidate to lead the library system during this transitional period.

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Doja Cat Shines in the 2024 iHeartRadio Music Festival Presented by Capital One Lineup in Las Vegas

Music enthusiasts, get ready! The 2024 iHeartRadio Music Festival is set to dazzle fans with an incredible lineup featuring some of the biggest names in the industry. Presented by Capital One, this two-day music extravaganza will take place on September 20 and 21 at the iconic T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

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Invitation: Join Judson Robinson, III and Houston Area Urban League for the Advancing Equity Luncheon

The Houston Area Urban League (HAUL) cordially invites you to our Advancing Equity Luncheon on Fri- day, June 21, 2024. This prestigious event celebrates over five decades of HAUL’s un- wavering commitment to fostering a diverse, well-educated workforce and advocating for equity in Houston.

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Union Pacific's Soil Sampling in Houston’s Fifth Ward: A Critical Examination

Union Pacific, in collaboration with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), the City of Houston, and Harris County, has embarked on a comprehensive soil sampling initiative in Houston’s Fifth Ward. While this extensive testing aims to demonstrate Union Pacific's commitment to community health and environmental responsibility, a critical review raises questions about the true impact and transparency of these efforts.

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Donald Trump Built a National Debt So Big (Even Before the Pandemic) That It’ll Weigh Down the Economy for Years

The “King of Debt” promised to reduce the national debt — then his tax cuts made it surge. Add in the pandemic, and he oversaw the third-biggest deficit increase of any president.

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MENTAL HEALTH: Unveiling Trauma-Informed HR: Transforming Workplace Wellness with Tiffany Mensah

Tiffany Mensah, a Certified Trauma Support Specialist and Executive Director of D.O.V.E.S. Network®, recently delivered a transformative webcast at HR.com’s Future of Employee Well-being Virtual Event. Her session, titled "Trauma-Informed HR: The Key to Unlocking Your Team’s Full Potential," which took place on Wednesday, June 12, 2024, and provided attendees with invaluable strategies to enhance workplace wellness. This virtual event catered to HR professionals, organizational development experts, and employee wellness advocates, and offered the chance to earn HRCI/SHRM credit validation.

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Join Us for the Houston Area Urban League's Advancing Equity Luncheon Featuring Marian Cabanillas

The Houston Area Urban League is thrilled to announce that Marian Cabanillas, President of UnitedHealthcare Community & State’s South Texas Health Plan, will be a distinguished panelist at our upcoming Advancing Equity Luncheon on Friday, June 21, 2024.

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Join Us at the Houston Area Urban League's Advancing Equity Luncheon Featuring Mario K. Castillo!

We are honored to feature Mario K. Castillo, J.D., as a distinguished panelist at the upcoming Advancing Equity Luncheon on Friday, June 21, 2024. Mario serves as the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel at Lone Star College, where his leadership and expertise have significantly shaped the institution's growth and success.

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Empowering Houston: Join Dr. Rudy Rasmus at the 2024 Advancing Equity Luncheon

The Houston Area Urban League is thrilled to announce Dr. Rudy Rasmus as a distinguished panelist for our upcoming Advancing Equity Luncheon on Friday, June 21, 2024. This significant event will be a gathering of influential leaders and advocates dedicated to fostering equity and inclusion in our community.

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