Month

January 2008

All posts published in January 2008

76 posts

You know what grinds my gears…

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Hey Aggies, I've been at this wonderful institution of higher learning for a whole semester, yes a semester (take that super seniors!), and already I've composed a list of things that really irk me, annoy me, get on my nerves, or GRIND MY GEARS. And do you ... More »

Chancellor to address refund check process

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Many students breathed a sigh of relief in the event of the early arrival of refund checks last week. Prior to the disbursement of checks, a number of students were angry about having to come out-of-pocket or get a book voucher to purchase books for classes... More »

Samuel Lind showcases his art

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It was a full house Saturday evening at A&T as faculty, students and residents gathered in Dudley Building to recognize the 2008 opening season of the University Galleries.

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February One Revisited

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The picture alone may not seem like much more than an old snapshot of four young men at a lunch counter but forever frozen in time in that image was the beginnings of an era of change in American history.

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Federal rates still falling

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Individuals and businesses are likely to see their borrowing costs drop further as the Federal Reserve weighs another interest-rate reduction to bolster a sagging economy.

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Do I know you?

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Just when you thought you had it in the bag, you discover it's not enough. Not only did you come to class every day, you showed up on time, went to sleep in the back of the class, as the teacher took role and counted you absent because you didn't respond.More »

Haiti’s poorest forced to eat dirt

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) - It was lunchtime in one of Haiti's worst slums, and Charlene Dumas was eating mud.With food prices rising, Haiti's poorest can't afford even a daily plate of rice, and some take desperate measures to fill their bellies.

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Super Bowl XLII: Can the Giants make history by

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Why the Giants will win: What the Giants have to do is go back and watch their last Super Bowl win over the Buffalo Bills in Super Bowl XXV. In that game they faced an offense led by Jim Kelly that some people were calling the greatest of a... More »