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By Manuel Rearte/The Daily Cougar

And the winner is: Stacks of awards await distribution by Dean of Libraries Dana Rooks during the UH Libraries' staff recognition ceremony Wednesday afternoon at the Cougar Den.


Senators propose campus smoking bans
Recent national anti-smoking sentiment has arrived at UH, with the Student Government Association Senate addressing two controversial smoking bans during its meeting Wednesday.

Creative applications a rare treat for students
The superficiality of the job market tends to intimidate and even turn off many college students. The repetitive application processes of filling in the blanks with bland information and impersonal data render potential employees into selfless labels and numbers. Of course students are expected to personalize the standardized forms, yet the more creative individuals remain frustrated, unable to adequately express their originality with personal records.

Six Cougars taken in draft
The Cougars didn't have a marquee name or a can't-miss pick in the 2004 Major League Baseball First-Year Player draft but the handful of former UH players who heard their names called June 7-8 will not go unmissed.

Exhibit brings ancient Incas to life in Houston
Hiram Bingham was a Harvard graduate and professor at Yale who traveled to Peru in 1908 to research Simon Bolivar, a man known for his roles in many South American revolutions. Bingham's research led to Cusco, where he made an acquaintance who enthralled him with stories of the "last resting place of the Incas" or the lost city of Vilcabamba.

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Campus Spotlight

Volume 69, Issue 146, Thursday, June 17, 2004


Senators propose campus smoking bans

Fund drive puts focus on choice

Campus Crime Update


Creative applications a rare treat for students

Bush should become new 'communicator'

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


Six Cougars taken in draft

Pro athletes are known by the company they keep

Former UH football player tries for NFL

Arts & Entertainment

Exhibit brings ancient Incas to life in Houston

Harvey utilizes simple sounds for 'Uh Huh Her'

'Terminal' leaves audience waiting

Disney's childish '80 Days' does little for older viewers

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