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Bus stop to get makeover

By By Andreas Rivera September 29, 2009

By Andreas RiveraThe construction by the Business Loop is to install utility pipes, but it might also result in a special new bus stop.NextStopDesign.com has received 260 design ideas for a new bus stop...

Police Report

September 29, 2009

Louisville lewdnessEarly on in the Utes' game against the Louisville Cardinals, U Police escorted a couple out of Rice-Eccles Stadium after officers found them vomiting in the stands. About half an hour...

DeChristopher?s verdict will set precedent for legal civil disobedience

By By Michael McFall and By Michael McFall September 24, 2009

By Michael McFallTim DeChristopher isn't going to trial just for himself8212;the future of legal civil disobedience might rest on his shoulders.Whether the senior in economics receives the full sentence...

U ranked 5th best ?higher? education school

By By Jake Hibbard, Staff Writer and By Jake Hibbard, Staff Writer September 24, 2009

By Jake Hibbard, Staff WriterBerkeley, eat your heart out8212;when it comes to the battle for legalizing marijuana, the U ranks "higher" than most.The U placed fifth in the nation among college campuses...

Sustainability fee collects dust without coordinator in place

By By Chris Mumford and By Chris Mumford September 24, 2009

By Chris MumfordAlthough the U approved and collected the $2.50 per-semester sustainability fee approved last spring to fund student-proposed sustainability projects, the means to use the money are not...

New observatory lights up the sky for students

By By Deborah Rafferty September 23, 2009

By Deborah RaffertyStudents are always told to reach for the stars, and U astronomy scholars won't settle for less.The department of physics and astronomy has a new $1 million observatory under construction...

Painting the town crimson red

By By Veronica Pineda September 22, 2009

By Veronica PinedaIt's official8212;Utah, particularly Salt Lake City, is a pretty cool place to be for college students.The American Institute for Economic Research published the 2009-2010 College Destination...

Muslim students collect food for needy

By By Jenna Miller September 17, 2009

By Jenna MillerThe U's Muslim Student Association is trying to feed the hungry and homeless.The MSAUU is participating in the Muslims United Against Hunger food drive for Utah's needy, which started last...

New noise ordinance would affect greeks

By By Trent Lowe September 16, 2009

By Trent LoweThe Salt Lake City Council is trying to make the city, including Greek Row, just a little bit quieter. The council discussed at its last meeting a proposed ordinance, which amends an existing...

Campus weather alert gives delayed notification

By By Jenna Miller September 15, 2009

By Jenna MillerWeather warnings were in effect Monday morning, but the U's alert system wasn't.Students were concerned about the sudden storm weather, which included lightning, that began around 10 a.m.,...