Wednesday, October 6, 1999
University of Houston
Houston, Texas
Volume 65, Issue 32

Grants to boost local math, science programs

Students, media groups challenge Kincaid decision

No time fraom speciried to fill Regents vacancies


The Adventures of Ruth the Pig



In House

Maximum Peel-Out

Contemporary music concert will spotlight Mexican composers

Movie Review:
American Beauty

Game Review:
Shadow Man

The Wrestling Report

The Geek Translator

Miller on Involvement

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon

UH/C-USA Volleyball Notebook

James' confidence is strong enough to make him effective, despite injury

UH Baseball

King uses hours of practice to be one of the leaders on UH's volleyball team

About the Cougar


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University Studies freshman Tiffany Smith of the Quadrangle's Ruff Ryders led the team Tuesday night with two touchdowns in the third annual Beauty Bowl against the Moody Towers' Hot Girls.


In News Today . . .

Houston's higher education leaders announced on Tuesday a partnership with the Houston Independent School District that they hope will double the number of underserved students earning math and science bachelor's degrees at Houston-area schools in the next five years.

In Opinion Today . . .

For most classes, the first exam grades are posted and students can then decide if it is in their best interest to take advantage of withdrawal. Unless withdrawal from all your classes is the only option, it is safe to say that the semester is running smoothly. The rush to achieve an optimal fall schedule has calmed. Now, take a look at the big picture.

In Entertainment Today . . .

You hear the words "contemporary music." You think of Creed, Destiny's Child, maybe even Bif Naked.

A music major hears the words "contemporary music." He thinks of Steve Reich or Philip Glass. So who really makes contemporary music?

In Sports Today . . .

Right now is a good time to take a good look -- evaluate, if you will -- the Cougar volleyball team.


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