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Judge allows George recall to proceed

October 6, 2003

The election will be Nov. 18, after an Oct. 21 primary. George opposes the legitimacy of the recall. "This is clearly an illegal criminal enterprise that Jarrel Jones and (state Rep.) Spencer Coggs...

City parks get ‘Web’bed

October 6, 2003

The city, through a partnership with SBC Wisconsin and Cisco Systems, launched the network July 28. SBC and Cisco, among others, donated equipment and SBC Yahoo! Internet service, Gschwind said. These...

Senate election to be held today

October 6, 2003

"We have six off-campus senator positions available," Held said. "Those positions will be determined by our legislative vice president." Carroll said that while she's "very excited" to win the primary...

Film to cross red line at Marquette

October 1, 2003

Redlining is a term used to describe the "practice of economic discrimination based on a group rather than individual value," Banda said in a statement. Banda said that if members of one ethnicity,...

Al-Anon comes to campus

October 1, 2003

Jean Grow, assistant professor of advertising and public relations, said there was an expressed interest in the immediate area which created the need for a new meeting group. The number of group members...

Violaters apathetic to citations

October 1, 2003

Nine thousand scofflaws are walking around Marquette's campus. The Department of Public Safety issues 9,000 parking tickets each year to faculty, students and visitors — some of whom are repeat offenders,...

Wisconsin quarter gets cheesy

October 1, 2003

The design soundly defeated the two other finalists. A scene depicting a trapper and a Native American in conversation on a riverbank meant to evoke the state's early exploration came in second. A panorama...

Students prefer long weekend to Friday class

September 24, 2003

Those who prefer spending quality time with their pillows on Friday mornings can feel a little sympathy for students at Syracuse University. Syracuse students accustomed to forming their class schedules...

Police crack down on campus parties

September 24, 2003

In early September, the Milwaukee Police Department was summoned to break up disturbances from partiers near the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Many of those attending were students. "Police involvement...

Power struggle

September 24, 2003

Colon, associate director of the United Community Center and resident of the 12th Supervisor District on Milwaukee's south side, feels it is time for Latino leadership to be present on the Board. "There...

Port hovers on crafty transit idea

September 24, 2003

Citing Milwaukee's "familial, economic and cultural ties" to Chicago, Milwaukee Port Director Ken Szallai has begun to explore the idea of establishing a hovercraft line between the two cities. Szallai...

Engineering proposes another construction project

September 24, 2003

Saying it would benefit both the school and the larger community, members of the civil and environmental engineering department plan to propose a new undergraduate major in construction management. The...

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