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By Paul Kim/The Daily Cougar

Wall decor: Freshman Jay Weaver, left, and junior Peter Jagdeo look through posters Tuesday in the University Center. Vendors set up at the UC on the second day of class to sell merchandise to students.


VP's first task: do research
The University's and the UH System's recently appointed research chief told The Daily Cougar he plans to be receptive to current programs and research in progress and then move forward to adding his own ideals to the projects.

No excuse for idiocy in college
By the time a student enters the environment of higher education, it should be safe to assume he or she has accumulated at least a meager collection of common sense.

UH runners gauge the distance
The 2005 Cougars placed fifth in the Conference USA Championships. Sesar Figueroa led the Cougars with a sixth-place finish after completing the eight-kilometer course with a time of 24:28.14, a showing that would prove to be a career-best. 

Theater season draws on classics
The audience for the 2006-07 season of the UH School of Theatre will witness some of last century's most notable works, a good remedy for the academic stress that plagues student life. 

Cougar Comics

Campus Spotlight

Volume 72, Issue 3, Wednesday, August 23, 2006


VP's first task: do research

UH loses minority status

Interim law dean setting the bar high


No excuse for idiocy in college

Remove pedestal beneath celebrities

Senator continues racist behavior

Staff Editorial

Editorial Cartoon


UH runners gauge the distance

Cougars primed for '06 season

Life & Arts

Theater season draws on classics

Menil opens 'Chess' exhibit

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