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By Manuel Rearte/The Daily Cougar

Soggy: Umbrellas were the order of the day near the University Center Satellite on Monday as light rain accompanied temperatures in the mid-50s. Sunnier skies and spring temperatures are expected to return by midweek.


Panel looks at state tuition challenges
Despite increasing college tuition, the key to closing gaps among communities is still to urge future generations to earn a college degree, Don Brown, commissioner of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, said Monday during a panel discussion moderated by state Rep. Scott Hochberg and state Sen. Rodney Ellis.

Courage or cowardice? You decide
So the war in Iraq is staging a dramatic re-enactment, or maybe this is the director's cut version with bonus scenes -- like foreign workers being taken hostage. Meanwhile, gas prices are trying out for the high jump event, even clearing the two-dollar mark in some places. 

Pro athletes give names a bad name
Ever wonder why you never hit .400 like Ted Williams, or weren't a first-round draft pick in the NFL? Look no further than the sir that gave you your surname -- your father. Success in sports, especially football, has little to do with genes or the NFL Director of Operations, Gene Washington, and everything to do with your last name.

Katz's serves up food at all hours
Houston doesn't have a long tradition of 24-hour New York-style delis, but ever since Katz's Deli & Bar came along, it has become a fixture on the late-night dining scene.

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Campus Spotlight

Volume 69, Issue 127, Tuesday, April 13, 2004


Panel looks at state tuition challenges

Pharmacy student wins counseling competition 

Campus robbery suspects nabbed


Courage or cowardice? You decide

Bush still looking better than Kerry

Rising tuition nothing but headache

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


Pro athletes give names a bad name 

UH hopes to repeat history

UH looks to build 'mo' for C-USA meet

Walker joins Coogs as new assistant coach

Arts & Entertainment

Katz's serves up food at all hours


The Darkness brings back flamboyant shows 

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