“She cleaned out an empty closet; decked it out with scissors, markers, paintbrushes, paint; and told me to go to my little studio. My mom really championed the creative part of me from a very young age.” -Mia Carameros Read the full article here: https://t.co/YwhrlMzzSg https://t.co/IXKtVHgtCv
TEXAS TRIBUNE FIVE YEAR ANNIVERSARY
The Texas Tribune, the award-winning nonpartisan and nonprofit Texas news organization, celebrated its 5th anniversary with an invite-only gala at Brazos Hall. Lamberts Downtown Barbecue served dinner to a notable guest list that included Austin Mayor Steve Adler, Melba Whatley, Luci Baines Johnson, and many others. Attendees also enjoyed listening in on an intimate conversation between Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation and Evan Smith, CEO and editor-in-chief of the Texas Tribune.