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Commuters face the drought

Keandra Davis

December 4, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

Dry, thirsty soil haunt a student's drive as he makes his way from Iowa Park to school. Rain seems as far as his daily commute, but there is no sign it is coming. About 77 percent of the campus commute just like him from cities...

Finals Frenzy activities Dec. 5

Keandra Davis

December 4, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

A student makes his way from Pierce Hall to the Dillard College of Business to get a tall coffee from Starbucks. He has been studying for five hours straight. Pressure to do well from his parents and teachers has caused anxiety...

Torchlight Parade begins Thursday at 9 p.m.

Keandra Davis

October 15, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

    Continuing a long tradition, the Torchlight Parade, which leads into the bonfire, is Oct. 17 at 9 p.m behind Killingsworth Hall. "That’s something I hope never dies," Roland Hannah, junior in business...

Hamilton and Weeks park tennis centers are giving students fun things to do.

Keandra Davis

October 10, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

Hamilton and Weeks Park Tennis centers are hosting a major zone tournament Oct.12 and the head professionals are hoping for college students to come. “We’re so close to campus that people could walk over here,” Bobby...

Students react to federal government shut down

Keandra Davis

October 1, 2013

Filed under News, Reporting class

The government officially shut down Oct.1 after House Republicans and Senate Democrats could not reach an agreement on funding for the Affordable Care Act and other government funds, sending 800,000 workers home until lawmakers...

Homecoming nominees must meet new requirements

Keandra Davis

September 24, 2013

Filed under Campus, News

Homecoming nominees must meet new requirements this year if they expect to take the crown due to alleged cheating that took place during last year's elections. “This is a test pilot year,” Phillip Mundine, senior in mass...

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