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ISSUE 115 VOL 18 PUBLISHED 4/19/2002


'Iris' captures Murdoch's spirit

Iris Murdoch was a floating free spirit with a sharp mind and witty air unlike any other novelist. Her essence is captured beautifully in "Iris," the film adaptation of her husband John Bayley's memoirs.

Senior Hanna Oliha shares the secrets central to her success

Let me introduce you to an amazing senior of the class of 2002: Hannah Oluwakemi Oliha.

A Conversational retreat

On Saturday, February 23, a group of 40 students from St. Olaf College made the time commitment to drive up to the Wildlife Science Center (WSC) in Forest Lake and attend a three-hour educational program.

Werner-Freeman studies the art of acting

Petite and energetic, Assistant Professor of Theatre Dona Werner Freeman could easily be mistaken for a student at first glance.

The end of Oprah's book club raises questions about fiction's future

The little gold “O” that once graced the shelves of Walmart, Barnes &Noble, and local independently-owned book sellers shall be no more.

Entertainment: News in Brief

Robert Urich, the Emmy-winning actor who made a name for himself on dozens of TV series from the 70s through the 90s, died Tuesday after a six-year battle with cancer. He was 55. Urich is probably best remembered for his stints on "Vegas," "Soap" and "Spenser: For Hire." More recently, he appeared in "The Love Boat: The Next Wave" and NBC’s "Emeril."

Overcoming Running's Hurdles

I used to be afraid of running. I thought that running was something you were innately blessed with the ability to do and all those people who said they enjoyed running were just freaks of nature.

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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