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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.


UH 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.

Universities: Let them eat cake
How does the state university rise to solvency from the doldrums of this economic climate of hardship and shrunken budgets?

In 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.

Local 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.

Cougar Comics

Campus Spotlight

Volume 69, Issue 155, Tuesday, July 20, 2004


UH grad keeps astronauts fit

Donations help local schoolchildren

High points of a China visit

Campus Crime Update


Universities: Let them eat cake

Ideologies explained by quotes

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


In toe-to-toe fight, Diaz takes title in 12 rounds

Kolb selected for QB watch list

NBA power shifts east

Arts & Entertainment

Local act creates music with chaos

They might be in Houston tonight

No shame in sacrificing sleep for classics

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