U.T.P.B. hosted several events Wednesday, including guest speakers who've been affected by the disease, a luncheon, free HIV testing and a balloon release. The events honor everyone who's living with or has died because of AIDS.
"I think it's especially important in this area because it's something that a lot of people just don't know about and I think it needs to be made known about the virus and about what it does," U.T.P.B. Student Joneisha Anderson told Big 2.