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The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

Opinion

Outdoors coverage great, should include more info

By October 24, 2008

Editor:I was pleasantly surprised to see a whole page spread on rock climbing in Salt Lake City ("Cottonwood canyons offer prime climbing," Oct. 21). It makes me happy to see others sharing my love of...

Obama a good choice for Utah conservatives

By By James Sewell October 24, 2008

By James SewellLess than two weeks from now, you will (I hope) go to the voting booth to cast a vote for John McCain or Barack Obama. Both candidates are good, decent men who sincerely believe in America...

Improvement still needed in sustainability

By By Anne Roper October 24, 2008

By Anne RoperThe U now has one more thing to taunt BYU with. Sure, our Bowl Championship Series ranking went up this weekend and theirs went down, but a new annual comparison leaves us far above the school...

With bad economy, zoo can renew itself

By By Aaron Shaddy October 24, 2008

By Aaron ShaddyIn case you cover your eyes to avoid the political lawn signs on your way to school each day, there's an initiative to "Renew the Zoo." The Salt Lake County Council is asking for $33 million,...

Spend to save Utah’s economy

By By Brian Trick October 23, 2008

By Brian TrickOne of the great things about Utah is the opportunity to escape the day-to-day grind and enjoy an unique outdoor scene. Utah's tourism industry relies on this fact. However, it's preparing...

Many issues in election will affect young voters

By By Liz Carlston October 23, 2008

By Liz CarlstonElection Day is fewer than two weeks away and Utah is one of several early-voting states. Students and citizens across the state can begin casting their ballots in the presidential race...

Chartwells must make sacrifices to go green

By By Alicia Williams October 23, 2008

By Alicia WilliamsThe U campus has gone green this year. In an effort to meet U President Michael Young's climate commitment, the university is seriously considering how it impacts the environment. As...

Eco-friendly scooters still pose safety risk

By By Steven Warrick October 22, 2008

By Steven WarrickMotor scooters have become extremely popular recently. Scooters have a lot to offer college students, being both economical and handy. Roy Davis, manager of Vespa Scooters of Salt Lake...

Kappa vandalism taken too lightly

By By Jeffrey Jenkins October 22, 2008

By Jeffrey JenkinsDuring last week in September, large painted messages that read "Ask Her" were seen all over campus. Students and professors were curious as to what significance the statement held. One...

U’s pep band should play ‘Louie Louie’ for Sakoda

By October 22, 2008

Editor:Doesn't the Utah Pep Band know how to play "Louie Louie"? Louie Sakoda will not be with us much longer, and he has been the linchpin for Utah's wonderful winning season this year, especially the...