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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Briefcase Radio: Pollinators and Wildscaping

Sarah MorathThirty-five percent of food production, over $500 billion a year, relies on bees, butterflies and birds to pollinate. Assistant clinical professor Lauren Simpson researches their conservation, and the landscapes supporting them and discusses why pollinators are making legal news. more...


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Featured Alum

Shen Wang '16

UHLC alum joined Mayor Turner, other leaders on Greater Houston Partnership trade mission to China more...

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UHLC student awarded scholarship from Spouses of Houston Barristers more...

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