UHV, VC Announce Top Winners Of Black History Month Poster Contest

When Tuff Bretz was working on his Black History Month poster, he knew he wanted to feature someone who was the perfect example of voter activism. That’s when he learned about Mary Church Terrell, an early activist for civil rights and suffrage. “I thought she was a good example of someone who was an activist,” Tuff said Tuff, a 10-year-old student at DeLeon Elementary School, won first place Friday for his poster during the Black […]

UHV, VC Recognize Winners Of Black History Month Poster Contest

  When Gillianna Gonzales was choosing her topic for the Black History Month Poster Contest, she chose a local leader in law enforcement because she wants to be a defense attorney, she said. Gonzales, a 10-year-old De Leon Elementary School student, won first place on Monday for her poster during the Black History Month Fifth-Grade Poster Contest reception at the University of Houston-Victoria. She received a $2,000 UHV scholarship and a Victoria College summer camp […]