students & student life

Green Eggs and Kao

Mar 1, 1997 By Mimi Swartz

I thought I’d teach my young son’s Laotian friend about all the essentials of American culture, including Dr. Seuss. I just never imagined how much he’d teach me.

Viz Kids

Dec 1, 1996 By Kathryn Jones

Texas A&M is churning out a new crop of students who aren't farmers or vets. They're the computer aces of the Visualization Lab, and they're Hollywood's new masters of special effects.


Dec 1, 1996 By Mimi Swartz

The latest star pupil of the so-called Houston school.

Our Best Schools

Nov 1, 1996 By Texas Monthly

A report card on more than three thousand public elementary schools from Abernathy to Zavalla. Does yours make the grade? Plus: How Richardson’s Brentfield, Beaumont’s Pietzsch, and Mission’s Carl C. Waitz got to the head of the class.