Volume 3, Issue 4
University of Houston
Chris Galloway/Breaking News
Crews demolish the Art and Engineering Annex over the
winter break. The building has been vacant since all the art studios and
classrooms were consolidated in the Fine Arts Building.
Perry: Higher education
should be available to everyone
As the UH campus re-opened Monday on the first business day of the new
year, concerns over how the University's computers would react to any Y2K
glitches proved unfounded. "So far today, we've received zero calls on
desktop systems," Steven Green, Year 2000 Project office manager, said
Arte Público Press
will offer Hispanic children's book award
All eyes are on the UH College of Optometry's Texas Eye Research and
Technology Center, which gives students and faculty members the opportunity
to become involved in research and development of optometry products.
'Shadow of the
Vampire' feeds the blood thirst for a good horror flick
The pool of characters in Paul Thomas Anderson's Magnolia fills
the niches of human life, forming a story about interconnected lives that
are fragile, flawed and magnificently realistic.
Films from Asia, Britain
and Iran screen at MFAH
Before the blunt-laced voice of the Notorious B.I.G., the socially conscious
rhymes of Tupac and the unorthodox freestyles of Jay-Z, there was only
one master: Rakim. His newest release, The Master, showcases Rakim's
Gibson and Hunt can't
save the mediocrity in 'What Women Want'
Yeah, I know. You've had enough of all the millennium lists. But really,
would there really be a point to living if you hadn't read The Wrestling
Report's Top 10 List of the Last Millennium?
Breaking News Comics
don't necessarily make them go away
Not so long ago, Bill Clinton was the most scrutinized man in America.
Now it's George W. Bush. But no one bothers to take a good look at John
McCain or Bill Bradley, the men being billed as "serious threats" to the
Men fall in
first conference game' Hendrick hits highs
The UH basketball team knew it had its hands full heading into last
week. First came Connecticut -- the defending national champion, currently
ranked No. 2. Then, on Sunday, UH traveled to Austin for an intrastate
battle with No. 18 Texas -- the defending Big 12 champ. Chopped liver they
Lady Cougars get off
to 2-1 conference record
UH basketball fans had the opportunity to peer into the crystal ball
last week to see what hoops life on campus may be like in the near future.
And it looks like they have a lot to get excited about when it comes to
their men's basketball team in the coming years.
Stanford pulls an ace
in AP shuffle; Cincinnati dropped from poll
For the second time in three weeks, the UH baseball team was able to
crack the Top 10 in a national baseball magazine preseason poll. This time
it was Baseball America, which ranks UH higher than any other Texas school
at No. 6 in the country.