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By Manuel Rearte/The Daily Cougar
Paint it up: Ruchi Patel, a pre-pharmacy sophomore, paints a cougar
face as a part of the Kappa Phi Gamma sorority's mural at the University
Center. Student groups painted the UC and posted banners to kick off Homecoming
graduation rates still behind others
Although UH's graduation rates have remained constant
for several years, the University still can't compete with rival institutions
like Rice University and Texas A&M when it comes to the percentage
of students who earn degrees.
threaten public safety
I'm sure that when our forefathers penned our Constitution
and its amendments, they had only the best of intentions and looked upon
human nature with an optimistic eye. Unfortunately, moderation and common
sense aren't things we're all born with.
state of affairs
Four years ago Tuesday, the UH soccer team was fighting
Charlotte in a quadruple-overtime semifinal match at the Conference USA
Tournament. It came up short, but for a second-year program making the
second of its five-year run at the tournament, it was a calling card, a
sign of things to come.
performs with perfect passion
In a night characterized by a disrespectful opening band
and a moving performance by one of today's most original groups, the stage
at Reliant Arena could not have played home to two more different performances.
A Perfect Circle came to town on the second stop of its fall tour Saturday,
and when the show ended, fans were satisfied and surprised to see that
it was only 10:30 p.m.
Volume 69, Issue 50, Monday, November 3, 2003
UH graduation rates still
UH home for Chinese exam
SPB plans week of events, traditions
New internet worm on the loose, IT says
Handguns threaten public safety
Metro gun ban is unconstitutional
Troops coming home, but in boxes
Letters to the Editor
Sad state of affairs
UH tricked by MU, treated by DePaul
Szanto feeds S&D victories
XCountry completes year
APC performs with perfect passion
Long time favorite remains a great opera
Just say no to 'The Lord of the Rings'
Campfire Girls rekindle grunge