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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.


Groups 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.

Negative campaign unneeded
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."

Bell earns conference honors
Sophomore kicker Ben Bell is quickly making a name for himself in Conference USA.

Junior 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.

Cougar Comics

Campus Spotlight

Volume 72, Issue 16, Tuesday, September 12, 2006


Groups tutor at-risk pupils

Angelou to visit campus

Commuters encounter hassles on road to degree


Negative campaign unneeded

Immigrants possess rights, as well

Evacuees get an ugly surprise

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


Bell earns conference honors

Week 3 features powerful match-ups

Life & Arts

Junior Boys give chilling 'goodbye'

DVD series showcases rare shorts

Black Label society offers Wylde 'hell' ride

Emo: more than music people love to hate

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