Wednesday, March 20, 2002

Law changes graduate school admissions
Legislation intends to boost minority admission rates
By Laura McFarland
Staff Reporter

Kelly Shallock, a senior speech pathology major, always knew that experiences people have when they are children impact the rest of their lives. She just never imagined it could affect her admission into a graduate school program.

“Your childhood is important because it shapes who you become, but you’re applying right now, not back then,” Shallock said.
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A giving heart
Daniella Munguia/SKIFF STAFF
Josephine Montelongo, phlebotomist in training, checks on Cat Berry, a senior speech communication major, as she gives blood Monday. Dianna Richardson, team leader for the Carter BloodCare blood drive, said they will be on campus through Thursday.

Sodexho safety up to par
Internal study shows food service meets safety requirements
By Kami Lewis
Staff Reporter

Sodexho food services passed an internal audit of food safety with a score of 91 out of 100, said Rick Flores, general manager of Food Services.
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Nursing students take course to new level
Health fair organized to help low
income school
By David Reese
Staff Reporter

Senior-level students in the Harris School of Nursing will present a health fair, “Spring Into Good Health,” at Our Mother of Mercy School in Fort Worth today.
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Marketing Oscar:
How the studios fight for the coveted statuettes
By Robert W. Butler
KRT Campus

“I’m a gun for hire,” said the voice on the telephone.
“The studio hires me to reach as many academy members as possible. And because I’ve been doing this for 20 years, I have a pretty complete list of who those academy members are.”
The speaker, a shadowy operative known as an Oscar campaign consultant, emphasizes that he (or she) is talking to a reporter only on condition of anonymity.
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Performance highlights classical music
Staff Reporter

The opportunity for students and faculty to experience music they do not often get to hear is the focal point of today’s classical music concert at 7:30 p.m. in Ed Landreth Hall Auditorium, said John Owings, the Herndon professor of music at TCU.
Owings will play the piano and Fritz Gearhart, an associate professor of violin at the University of Oregon, will play the violin, Owings said.
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