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The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

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Wall Street crisis force candidates to address economy

By Jed Layton, Hinckley Institute Journalism ProgramWASHINGTON, D.C.8212;Sen. Barack Obama and Gov. Sarah Palin are no longer on the tip of every tongue in the nation's Capitol. Instead, Merrill Lynch...

Finance students face uncertain future with collapsing markets

By By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News Editor September 17, 2008

By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News EditorWith words like "crisis" and "crunch" used to describe current global financial markets, it can sometimes sound as if the economic sky were falling. And for U finance...

Shuttle trackers available in Union, Heritage Center

By By Isabella Bravo, Staff Writer September 16, 2008

By Isabella Bravo, Staff WriterNew GPS technology in campus shuttles tracks the buses' locations in real time and shows students when they will arrive.The shuttle tracker maps, which are available on the...

U medical school near lowest in nation for female enrollment

By By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News Editor September 16, 2008

By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News EditorIn 1976, a total of four women graduated from the U School of Medicine, accounting for fewer than five percent of the school's graduates. Since then, the number of female...

Pikes to move into Tri Delta house

By By Niccolo Barber, Staff Writer September 15, 2008

By Niccolo Barber, Staff WriterAfter legal disputes, fraternity Pi Kappa Alpha will be moving into the former Delta Delta Delta sorority house within the next few weeks. Some of the excitement of the move...

USU out-bleeds the U in blood drive competition

By By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News Editor September 15, 2008

By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News EditorThe Utah State University Aggies haven't beaten the Utes on the football field in 11 years, but football isn't the only competition between the rivals.USU wrapped up its...

Redfest fence falls on student

By By Isabella Bravo, Staff Writer September 15, 2008

By Isabella Bravo, Staff WriterThe fencing being put up for the Redfest concert Thursday fell on a student Monday morning.An American Fence Company worker was holding a piece of fence upright. He lost...

Student-based program provides campus TV screens

By By Lana Groves, Asst. News Editor September 15, 2008

By Lana Groves, Asst. News EditorWhat started as a single broadcasting screen in the S. J. Quinney College of Law has expanded to new flat screen TVs in buildings across campus, including the Language...

U doctoral student awarded literary prize

By By Niccolo Barber, Staff Writer September 14, 2008

By Niccolo Barber, Staff WriterKathryn Cowles, a creative writing doctorate student and teacher at the U, recently won the 2008 Dorothy Brunsman Poetry Prize from Bear Star Press for her poetry collection...

Students tired of campaign smears, want candidates to address issues

By Jed Layton, Hinckley Institute Journalism ProgramINDIANAPOLIS8212;With less than two months until Election Day, the race for the presidential office is getting dirty.Both Republicans and Democrats are...