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By Manuel Rearte/The Daily Cougar
Pool shark: Psychology junior Paul Bui prepares
to make a shot during a game of pool in the University Center Satellite's
games room Monday afternoon.
grad keeps astronauts fit
Although engineering is about applying
math and science principles to practical uses, Carlos Ortiz-Longo is quick
to explain that it doesn't mean there is no room for variety and fun in
his profession -- and that makes his work out of this world. Literally.
Let them eat cake
How does the state university rise
to solvency from the doldrums of this economic climate of hardship and
toe-to-toe fight, Diaz takes title in 12 rounds
In a ferocious slugfest that went
the distance, UH-Downtown's Juan Diaz (25-0) wrested the World Boxing Association
Lightweight Championship from two-time WBA champion Lakva Sim (19-4-1)
of Mongolia at Reliant Arena on Saturday night in a 12-round donnybrook
that had the crowd on their feet.
act creates music with chaos
About four years ago, a bunch of guys
met on a bench in the Quadrangle. They bummed cigarettes off each other,
shared poop and sex jokes, and wasted time in Taub and Law halls, but eventually
got their act together and found new ways to pass the time.
Volume 69, Issue 155, Tuesday, July 20, 2004
UH grad keeps astronauts
Donations help local schoolchildren
High points of a China visit
Campus Crime Update
Universities: Let them eat cake
Ideologies explained by quotes
In toe-to-toe fight, Diaz takes title
in 12 rounds
Kolb selected for QB watch list
NBA power shifts east
Local act creates music with chaos
They might be in Houston tonight
No shame in sacrificing sleep for classics