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Sky's the Limit: Biology freshman Roxanne Mengarelli attended the 13th annual RE/MAX Ballunar Liftoff Festival on Saturday to watch more than 100 hot air balloons float over NASA. Sunday's event was cancelled because of overnight storm damage.


Spec's honors UH wine professor
Spec's Charitable Foundation Professorship -- a professorship for professors in UH's Wine & Spirits Management Institute, endowed by the Rydman Family, owners of Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods -- recently named its first Charitable Foundation Professor. 

TV ignoramuses not missing much
It was an awkward moment. I was the only one with my hand raised high. But it sunk sheepishly back into my lap, as all eyes, including the professor's, wide with amazement, were trained on me.

Cougafs 2-1 in season opener
It's not often that a team can say it won by losing, but that's what the UH volleyball team did during the Houston Tournament this weekend.

Nerd vows to assist UH with boredom
You probably only have a few minutes before your professor comes in and starts class, or your boss comes in and tells you to stop reading the paper at work, or you realize you're reading a column called "Nerd Alert."

Cougar Comics

Campus Spotlight

Volume 71, Issue 6, Monday, August 29, 2005


Spec's honors UH wine professor

Students groups for 'sale' at Mart

ITSC finds new home in PGH

Cougars in eye of the storm during summer


TV ignoramuses not missing much

Real new rare on TV 'news' shows

Sheehan an ineffective tool for left

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


Cougars 2-1 in season opener

Houston soccer falls to Baylor

Lyttle stops Sparks' attempts to light up fire

Life & Arts

Nerd vows to assist UH with boredom

Ozzfest's past gives way to future

Johnson's performance matches prestige

Aquabats change for better

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