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By Rocky Perez/The Daily Cougar

Let's hope it stays down: From left, junior Jennifer Lynn Vasquez, junior biology major Roberto Luna and junior chemical engineering major Fernardo Lomelin participate in a jalapeno eating contest as part of Alpha Psi Lambdais Noche de Feria Carnivale held in the UC on Wednesday night. Lomelin won the contest by eating seven jalapenos in 30 seconds.


Q grade set for use in Fall 2004
After enduring review by administration officials and being approved by former Provost Edward Sheridan in the spring, the "Q grade" policy will become effective in the Fall 2004 semester.

Get cultured through art scene
Although not a lavish city, Houston has a few things it can call its own. Like the wonderful smog that, on the right morning, gives downtown the impression of a city in the sky. And we are known for our humidity, which even Floridians criticize. And the largest attraction is definitely the nickname we have acquired -- Space City.

Coogs look to crash Wave
College football can be a strange world where one day you're on top and the next day you're down. The Cougar team has, like Frank Sinatra sang long ago, " ... have been a puppet, a pauper, a pirate, a poet, a pawn and a king."

Modest hangout favors diversity
With National Coming Out Day rolling around Saturday, the Guava Lamp, a groovy little bar in Shepherd Square, is a great place for making your debut.

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Campus Spotlight

Volume 69, Issue 33, Thursday, October 9, 2003


Q grade set for use in Fall 2004

Light 'em up, Coog fans say

Eat. Sleep. Build.

Bill White urges young people to vote


Get cultured through art scene

Double standards rule politics

Media desensitizes, controls public action

Limbaugh tarnished ESPN image

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


Coogs look to crash Wave

Don't swim in Tulane's Green Wave

New faces, facilities give S&D a rebirth

Arts & Entertainment

Modest hangout favors diversity

Cult directors try to win box office gold

Static-X stays in the shadows

Small theater has high standards

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