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U immigrants take lower hospital jobs

By By Michael McFall, Staff Writer September 3, 2008

By Michael McFall, Staff WriterAfter crossing the border with his family, Gomez-Torres found that hospitals in the United States would not accept his medical certification, forcing him to retake an American...

Hurricane forces delegates to play waiting game

By Jed Layton, Hinckley Institute Journalism ProgramMINNEAPOLIS8212;As a spokesperson for Sen. John McCain's campaign talked to TV cameras and reporters on national television Sunday afternoon, caterer...

Students have mixed reactions to McCain?s VP choice

By Jed Layton, Hinckley Institute Journalism ProgramMINNEAPOLIS8212;John McCain, the presumptive Republican nominee for the presidency, selected Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on Aug. 29 to be his running mate....

U students, faculty reflect on Obama acceptance

By Jed Layton, Hinckley Institute Journalism ProgramDENVER8212;Erika George used two words to describe her feelings as she saw Barack Obama step onto the stage Thursday night to accept the nomination at...

U Book released to build student traditions

By By H. Rachelle Graham, Staff Writer September 2, 2008

By H. Rachelle Graham, Staff WriterThere is now a resource available for students who aren't sure what is offered on campus8212;the U Book.The Student Alumni Board of the U Alumni Association and U publishers...

Obama surprises convention after Biden’s acceptance

By By Jed Layton, Staff Writer August 29, 2008

By Jed Layton, Staff WriterDENVER8212;Barack Obama didn't want any surprises at Wednesday's Democratic Convention in Denver, so he sprung one himself.Obama stunned delegates and supporters at the Pepsi...

Department joins effort to map the skies

By By Lana Groves, Asst. News Editor August 29, 2008

By Lana Groves, Asst. News EditorThe U physics department is contributing $900,000 to join about 20 research colleges and universities around the world in a project to map outer space in an attempt to...

U emeritus professor dies

By By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News Editor August 29, 2008

By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News EditorLewis "Max" Rogers, as his friends called him, served as philosophy department chair in the late 1960s to early 1970s and specialized in the fields of religious histories,...

SUV stolen from U Guest House

By By Michael McFall, Staff Writer August 29, 2008

By Michael McFall, Staff WriterThe day before moving their son Eric into the Residence Halls for his first year of college, Joseph and Irene Murray parked their white and gold 2001 Ford Excursion outside...

Farmers market provides local foods on campus

By By Alex Cragun, Staff Writer August 29, 2008

By Alex Cragun, Staff WriterEvery Thursday from now until the beginning of October, U students and faculty will be able to buy organic fruits, vegetables, locally-roasted coffee and locally-made gelato...