a new major
Athletic training major up for consideration
By Colleen Casey
Around 25 students
will likely change majors later this spring with the approval of
a new major in athletic training, said Rhonda Keen-Payne, dean of
the college of Health and Human Sciences.
An athletic training major is being considered in part because of
the changing role of athletic trainers in society in the last 20
years, said Ross Bailey, an associate athletic director and former
TCU head athletic trainer.
Student athletic trainers Amaris Vandyke, a senior health
and fitness major and Julie Calvert, a freshman kinesiology
major, tape the ankles of Zach Bray, a sophomore speech communications
major, and J.T. Aughinbaugh, a senior finance major. The students
are preparing for football practice.
page of their own
Students use Web sites to express themselves
By Sarah Krebs
da Vinci, van Gogh. These men lived hundreds of years ago and are
often considered masters of the art world.
Sculpting and painting have survived, but man has created new artistic
outlets: computers and Internet design.
sites risk viewers wrath with pop-up ads
By Chris Cobbs
- As he plans his work day, Mike Horner goes online and visits Mapquest.com,
where he calls up and prints maps of unfamiliar areas in Central
Along with maps, he frequently encounters one or more pop-up ads
- a nuisance that slows down his Web session, but one he tolerates.
Pop-up ads are an intrusion, but theyre also the price
we pay for a free Internet, says Horner, president of the
Kissimmee-Osceola Chamber of Commerce.