replaced, upgraded across campus
By Jordan Blum
More than 900 computers on campus have been replaced or upgraded
during the summer or will be by October, said David Edmondson, assistant
provost of Information Services.
TCU in second
annual college report
TCU is ranked in Tier II among select universities in U.S. News
& World Reports 2001 college rankings, released Thursday.
solidly ranked among a select group of the top 128 universities
in the nation in Tiers I and II, Chancellor Michael Ferrari
said in a written statement. We will continue to work on improving
the factors listed in the rankings, not merely to affect our standing
in the best college guide, but because it will make us a better
complimented TCUs engineering program, which garnered national
especially proud of our engineering program, which is ranked nationally
in the top 50 among the best undergraduate engineering programs
at universities whose highest degree is a bachelors or masters
degree, he said in the statement. And as weve
believed for some time, TCU remains a best value in
higher education, ranked in the top 50 great schools at great prices.
Councils budget is approximately $140,000, not $230,000
as reported by Student Government President Brian Wood in
Thursdays staff editorial.
fine for possessing an open container of alcohol in a vehicle
is $500. The Skiff reported the fine maximum was $20 in Fridays
photographer David Dunai took the photos of Mexican Inn and
Jazz Cafe on the Food page in Aug. 30s edition.
Munger - Photo Editor
Michael Ferrari named nine institutional goals in his State
of the University address at Fall Convocation Thursday.
The First Miss America Pageant was held in Atlantic City,
N.J. Five-foot, one-inch Miss Washington, D.C. took home the
address highlights goals
Enrollment cap, graduate studies top list of initiatives
By Jacque Petersell
Capping freshman enrollment, enhancing graduate programs and completing
the revision of University Curriculum Requirements were among nine
institutional goals Chancellor Michael Ferarri established Thursday
at Fall Convocation.
hires faculty for Jewish Studies Program
By Heather Christie
seven years of planning the Jewish Studies Program, Brite Divinity
School has hired two new faculty members to begin the programs
be a part of campus apathy; do something
Indifferent professors contribute to holdup of
Commentary by Jamie
The lesson to
be learned from the ongoing revision of the University Core Requirements
is that TCU officials should rethink the universitys mission
statement so it reads: To confront campus apathy on all levels and
implement other lofty goals until either we are satisfied with our
reputation or we run out of money.
Frogs ready for Metroplex-foe SMU
By Kelly Morris
Head TCU football
coach Gary Patterson said Saturdays game against cross-town
rival Southern Methodist at Gerald J. Ford Stadium in Dallas will
be nothing like last year.