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By Matt Campbell/The Daily Cougar
Gift of life: Vanice Sayire, mathematics freshman,
waits to be released after donating blood Monday in the Cougar Den. The
blood drive was part of the campuswide commemorations held to pay tribute
to the 9/11 victims and heroes.
tutor at-risk pupils
The issue of high school dropout rates
plagues many school districts, and Houston Independent School District's
numbers are comparable to that of other major cities.
Two months are left in the 2006 campaign,
and with Democrats poised to take control of the House and with an outside
shot at the Senate, Republicans have pledged to spend millions "going negative."
earns conference honors
Sophomore kicker Ben Bell is quickly
making a name for himself in Conference USA.
boys give chilling 'goodbye'
The Junior Boys are Canucks, and for
those who can't find the "Made in Canada" label on the back of their newest
release, So This Is Goodbye, the stark sound that pervades the album seems
close enough to the harsh white of a Canadian winter to be an audio postcard
from the land of the maple leaf.
Volume 72, Issue 16, Tuesday, September 12, 2006
Groups tutor at-risk pupils
Angelou to visit campus
Commuters encounter hassles on road to
Negative campaign unneeded
Immigrants possess rights, as well
Evacuees get an ugly surprise
Bell earns conference honors
Week 3 features powerful match-ups
Junior Boys give chilling 'goodbye'
DVD series showcases rare shorts
Black Label society offers Wylde 'hell'
Emo: more than music people love to hate