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To Our Readers
The summer publishing runs for The Daily Cougar
and The Daily Cougar Online have finished.
Look for our Registration Issue
on Monday, August 25, 2003
By Nathan Lindstrom/The Daily Cougar
No rain... just shine: Kallisha Metoyer, a junior English major,
tries to keep cool beneath her umbrella while searching for the post office
in Houston's sweltering heat Tuesday afternoon.
gets regents' nod for UH presidency
At its specially called meeting Tuesday, the Board of
Regents approved the appointment of Jay Gogue to succeed Arthur K. Smith
as UH system chancellor and university president, officially sealing the
deal and ending a national search that cost less than $140,000 according
to search committee expense reports.
not feed the celebrities
have noticed the people who get the most attention
and the most coverage, or time, in the limelight are those who really haven't
Cards, and 'Stros make Comedy Central
Ordinarily, a tight division race between three teams
makes for some exciting late-summer baseball. As of Tuesday night, a mere
three games separated Houston, St. Louis and Chicago in the National League
Central. But none of the three can be considered among the league's best.
For every step forward each team takes, they take another two steps back.
performance is rich with hypnotism, seduction
Don't let David Gray fool you. He may produce albums
full of pretty singer/songwriter pop gems (or "secretary rock" as some
call it), but he just uses that as bait to draw you to his concerts, where
he then turns your favorite tune into a 10-minute wall of lush noise, rich
with seduction and hypnotism.
Volume 68, Wednesday, August 6, 2003
Gogue gets Regents' nod for
UH Ph.D. student studies the red planet
Student competes in KPRC's 'Gimme the Mic'
UH mourns loss of engineer professor
Do not feed the celebrities
Don't try the habanero sauce
Harvey Milk is a true haven for GLBT
Cubs, Cards and 'Stros make Comedy
Briles brings new artillery
Briles gets radio show
Cougars begin camp, practice for 2003
Gray's performance is rich with hypnotism,
Confident Liz Phair assures audience
Hotwire album falls in nu-metal 'Routine'