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ISSUE 121 VOL 7 PUBLISHED 11/9/2007


Website skews campus diversity

One of the biggest issues currently facing college campuses across the nation is the recruitment and integration of a diverse student body, faculty and staff.

FEMA discriminates in disaster relief efforts

The disastrous evacuation preparation, unnecessarily high death toll and utterly ineffective government reaction to Hurricane Katrina seems long passed, but the recent wildfires in California bring natural disaster once again to the forefront of America's mind.

Green fuel threat dramatized

With several cities near my home proposing the construction of ethanol plants, Ive always been acutely aware of the prospect of producing and using fuels made from renewable resources.

Go acculturate

Why are American colleges and universities suddenly steadfast in their commitment to providing study-abroad opportunities for their students?

Tutors break hearts

Owen and I had just finished our usual hour-long meeting in the Rand study room, our calculators open and my notes still sprawled vulnerably across the table - completely incognizant to what he was about to say.

A Word from Our Editors: Downtime

A little less than two weeks ago, I took a nasty tumble. Two surgeries later, much of what now constitutes my elbow can be purchased at Home Depot.

Mess Poll
How do you feel about the recent news of a tuition increase?
This is news to me.
I am a senior. Thank god.
I'd feel better about it if a more adequate explanation was provided.
It's routine and expected. What gives?
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