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Concert review: 'Piano Man' gives memorable final appearance in Houston

The Game Boy: What to buy. skip at your local electronic store

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Franks: There's a little Santa in everybody

McKim: 1999 -- the year in music

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A Green and Brown Christmas

Cougars crack Top 10 in preseason baseball poll

M. Basketball  drops road games to Louisiana-Monroe, Georgetown


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Volume 2, Issue 2                                    University of Houston

Courtesy of Blaffer Gallery


Blaffer Gallery Education Coordinator Susana Monteverde explains the concept of light to visitors at last week's sneak preview of the Mobile Art Quest, the Blaffer's new, highly interactive trailer-turned-museum.

Blaffer's 'Mobile Art Quest' will bring art education to Houston-area schools

In the same way that mobile clinics provide health care to communities, the Blaffer Gallery's Mobile Art Quest -- an art museum built in a 15-by-45-foot trailer -- will reach out to give Houston-area children a taste of art education.
 

CBA hopes to capitalize on strong employment figures

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics figures project a 14 percent growth in employment over the next decade, and UH College of Business Administration students should be able to keep up with those projections.
 

ROTC team excels at regional competition

The UH ROTC team placed seventh out of 25 teams participating in the fifth annual Brigade Ranger Challenge, held in October at Fort Hood.
 

City tree recycling to begin Dec. 29

The city of Houston will accept Christmas trees for recycling Dec. 29 through Jan. 9 at 12 area locations.
 

Concert review: 'Piano Man' gives memorable final appearance in Houston

Nearly two years ago, Billy Joel announced that he would no longer record rock 'n' roll music, choosing instead to turn his talents to classical composition. If his decision never to tour again is indeed etched in stone, Joel's Dec. 16 show at Compaq Center was one hell of a way to go out.
 

The Game Boy: What to buy, skip at your local electronic store

Attention, last-minute shoppers: Here's the rundown on this season's hottest gaming gifts. And if you can't find a Dreamcast, don't despair -- there may be hope.
 

Millennium celebration rundown

Even if you can't make it to Times Square, there will be plenty of local opportunities to ring in the new year.
 

Movie capsules: 'Little' is big fun; 'Mr. Ripley' shows a lack of talent
 

Breaking News Comics
 

Franks: There's a little Santa in everybody

As Christmas approaches, it's time to consider what Santa's really like. Maybe he doesn't like red. Maybe he's a woman. Maybe he operates a sweatshop. Ho ho what?
 

McKim: 1999 -- the year in music

The end of the year is the perfect time to revisit 1999's musical highs and lows, from boy bands to Kid Rock the ever-present Ricky Martin. And whither the love affair with Britney Spears?
 

Staff Editorial
 

A Green and Brown Christmas

Two members of the UH football team -- seniors Greg Brown and Mike Green -- are preparing for postseason all-star football games.

Cougars crack Top 10 in preseason baseball poll 

After posting an impressive 40-24 record, a No. 24 national ranking and a regular-season conference championship for the first time in 39 years, the UH baseball team is poised to continue 1999's successful campaign into the new millennium.

M. Basketball drops road games to Louisiana-Monroe, Georgetown

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