From annual traditions like the Cultural Extravaganza, to faculty vs. student kickball
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Politics Make Strange Bedfellows or the History of Texas State Parks!
The first female governor of Texas was Miriam Amanda Wallace "Ma" Ferguson. She signed into law Texas House Bill 194, which established the University of Houston. She also aligned herself with the "wets" in the battle over prohibition and opposed the KKK. She "bailed out" former Governor Pat Neff in his 11th hour for $25,000 so the CCC would operate in Texas and create beautiful parks. Come and learn exactly what happened at this Friday Morning Continuing Education program. Visit the webpage to learn more and to register.