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Today in history
- President Theodore Roosevelt wrote a letter to
his distant cousin Franklin,
saying that he approved of Franklins engagement to the Presidents
November 29, 2001
crime stats to be online
By James Zwilling
new program by the U.S. Department of Education will enable students
considering any of the nations 6,269 colleges, universities
and career schools to view college crime statistics online at (http://op.ed.gov/security).
up pieces of so many lives
AIDS Memorial Quilt panels to be displayed in
Student Center ballroom
By Piper Huddleston
Kathryne McDorman, director of the honors program, lost a close
friend to AIDS. She and another friend wanted to do something special
to remember the loss of their friend, she said.
Joe Patton, a 1959 graduate of TCU, sells his holiday crafts
for a 15th year Wednesday. We (he and his wife) only
sell these two days out of the year. If you want one after
tomorrow, youll have to wait 363 days, Patton
focuses on the importance of organ donation
By Jill Sutton
There are 66,067 patients waiting for transplants across the nation
and one organ and tissue donor can provide up to seven life saving
organs, according to statistics from LifeGift, an organ donation
Torch Relay to cross TCU campus
By Heather Christie
TCU swim coach Richard Sybesma, carrying the Olympic Torch across
campus Wednesday Dec. 12 approximately between 8:58 a.m. and 9:02
a.m. has special meaning because he is running in memory of an former
I want for Christmas
In the 1960s, Andy Williams sang the infamous holiday lyrics, its
the most wonderful time of the year. Of course, that was in
1960 and I doubt if Williams ever stood in line, 30 people deep,
at Toys R Us waiting to get into another line to wait
for the arrival of a new shipment of Tickle Me Elmos or Furbies.
Lets see if he still feels the need to belt out those lyrics
after his psychologically damaging experience in a check-out line.
Well, if that
doesnt give you a hint, or the Christmas decorations around
campus havent clued you in yet, its Christmas time.
And if you are like the average
college student, you still have plenty of shopping to do for family,
friends and your roommate. But in attempt to make your shopping
days as painless as possible, and believe me its difficult,
heres a list of nine of the seasons most popular gift
ideas that range from all ages and all prices.
View a list of some of the hottest products of
this holiday season.
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