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Hall primaries heat up

September 10, 2003

"The elections are going well," elections coordinator Sarah Klatt said. "It's very refreshing to see so many people dedicated to this campaign, and there are many new faces getting involved and that is...

Technology can create distraction in classrooms

September 10, 2003

While this is not a rampant concern, some professors are witness to the growing trend. English teaching assistant Nicholas Behm has not had first-hand experience with distracted students, but said some...

Azerbaijan

September 10, 2003

"Old, tired, hunched over, sad-looking — drooling," Dasney said of the Pope. "However, at the same time, still powerful, commanding, dedicated and determined to carry on. Professional. Holy." Dasney...

City blankets residents in security

September 10, 2003

Since the attacks, Milwaukee has taken steps to improve safety in the city, according to Ald. Michael Murphy from the 16th aldermanic district. He said the police and fire departments, as well as the Water...

Poverty

September 10, 2003

The American Community Survey was started in 1996 as a means of improving the decennial census process, Nelson said. It offers yearly demographic, social, housing and economic data for a variety of population...

MU professor recieves award

September 10, 2003

University Provost Madeleine Wake said she was "very excited" upon hearing the news of Hribal's achievement. "This is a very prestigious award and it marks Professor Hribal as a leader in terms of literature,"...

County layoffs protested

September 10, 2003

Employees scheduled for the layoff were notified three weeks ago that they would no longer be employed as of Friday. The unions hit hardest were Local 882, the largest union in Milwaukee County, which...

MUSG Weekend Movies

September 10, 2003

Last year, movies were shown on Friday nights only. This year, movies are shown at 8 p.m. on Fridays and 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. on Saturdays. All showings are at the Varsity Theatre and cost $2 with a valid...

Professor to head UN council

September 10, 2003

He applied for the position in January 2003 and was flown to Geneva six months later to be interviewed by a board of UNECE members. He was offered the position on Aug. 14. Chowdhury said he will report...

Zimpher exits, search ensues

September 8, 2003

The process of interviewing and narrowing the candidates will be similar to that of the 1998 search for a chancellor that brought Zimpher to UWM. "The search process that led to the hiring of Chancellor...

IL Tuition

September 8, 2003

The bill will take effect in fall of 2004 at the earliest. The fixed rate is set upon acceptance to one of the Illinois public universities and guaranteed for four years. Abby Ottenhoff, press secretary...

MUSG plans for more late-night activities and other programs

September 8, 2003

According to the resolution text, the final wording of the flag plaque will read,"This flag display is a tribute to the individuals who serve our country and the ideals that are upheld. It expresses the...

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