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By Nathan Lindstrom/The Daily Cougar
Democracy in action: Sophomore electrical
engineering major David Verzwyvelt receives his voter registration card
from election judge Queen Anderson in the World Affairs Lounge of the UC
Underground. "We have to turn away hundreds of students every election,"
Anderson said, because many forget to register when they move on campus.
faculty still lags in diversity
Although UH classrooms are filled with black, white,
Hispanic, Asian, Native American and international students, most classes
are still being taught by white men.
should make decision
Another legal storm brews in Florida. The eye of this
hurricane, all unknowing, is the legally brain-dead Terri Schiavo. Her
husband, Mike Schiavo, wants to let her die, while her parents want to
keep her on life support. The squirrels tell me the issue at stake is the
"right to die."
Don't tell Monica Prince it's just a game. She doesn't
get angry or frustrated or upset about games. And she doesn't work for
18 months to come back from a devastating shoulder injury just to play
Forget about the convoluted 20-minute freeway chase scenes.
Can the centerpiece fights with a hundred Agent Smiths. And sure as hell
drop the laborious sex scene spliced with shots from an orgiastic rave.
Volume 69, Issue 52, Wednesday, November 5, 2003
UH faculty still lags in
White, Sanchez get nods
Lawyers: Gender is stil an obstacle
Regents OK tuition hikes for UH system
Patient should make decision
Euthanasia is right thing to do
Coogs have four to score a bowl game
The final chapter
MFAH's garden a hidden treasure
Songwriters' works benefit from booze