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Distance Education spreads across campus

By By Jaime Winston, Staff Writer September 11, 2008

By Jaime Winston, Staff WriterKristen Utley is taking the last four classes of her graduate program without ever having set foot on campus.Utley is taking distance education classes from the U. She said...

Regents approve Master Plan, Becker calls for delay

By By David Servatius, Staff Writer September 11, 2008

By David Servatius, Staff WriterThe Utah State Board of Regents gave final approval to the U's Campus Master Plan during its regular meeting Sept. 5, apparently disregarding a request from Salt Lake City...

Student advocacy board offering forums on health care, taxes, voting

By By Niccolo Barber, Staff Writer September 11, 2008

By Niccolo Barber, Staff WriterThe ASUU student advocacy board will offer a series of monthly forums this year which will cover issues pertinent to students' lives, such as health care, taxes and voter...

Sandoval ovarian cancer race this Saturday

By By H. Rachelle Graham, Staff Writer September 11, 2008

By H. Rachelle Graham, Staff WriterGet your running shoes out because it's that time of year again. The Susan Sandoval Foundation for Ovarian Cancer is hosting its second annual race Saturday. "The proceeds...

Robbers fail in wheelchair getaway

By By Michael McFall, Staff Writer September 11, 2008

By Michael McFall, Staff WriterTwo men tried to steal a computer from the Moran Eye Center's front lobby by carting it out in a wheelchair.Frank Thrower and Steven Hobbs, both 66 years old, walked into...

Oasis Crimson Nights tonight

By Rita Totten, Staff WriterCrimson Nights is starting off the school year tonight with an Oasis beach theme.The Union Programming Council, which hosts the monthly Crimson Nights party at the Union, hopes...

Senate approves entrepreneur minor

By By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News Editor September 10, 2008

By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News EditorU non-business major students interested in starting their own business might get an opportunity to receive valuable training on campus.The U Academic Senate overwhelmingly...

Muslim Student Association promotes understanding of faith

By By Clayton Norlen, Staff Writer September 10, 2008

By Clayton Norlen, Staff WriterStudent members of the Muslim Students Association gathered in the Union's main entrance Tuesday to speak with anyone willing to share in conversation. The Muslim holy month...

Seminar promotes awareness of the homeless through concert

By By Alex Cragun, Staff Writer September 10, 2008

By Alex Cragun, Staff WriterInstead of hosting a discussion-filled seminar on what causes homelessness, artists and musicians told the tale through a concert.Students who attended the concert in Gardner...

UMFA provides nonmajor art lovers a chance to volunteer

By By Michael Olson, Staff Writer September 10, 2008

By Michael Olson, Staff WriterAnne Bennett has loved art most of her life, but since she became a medical student at the U, she hasn't been able to find time to enjoy it. Thanks to a volunteer opportunity...