Tuesday, April 16, 2002

Plans underway for women’s softball team
Board of Trustees vote to add another sport, grant tenure to 14
By Kelly Morris
Staff Reporter

The Board of Trustees approved the addition of women’s softball, granted tenure and promotions for faculty members and approved additions to the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center at its third meeting of the year Friday, said William Adams, acting chairman of the TCU Board of Trustees Student Relations Committee.
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FCA gives forum for athletes
Coping athletes can turn to group
for fellowship
By Marci King
Staff Reporter

Imagine practicing for three hours, lifting weights for two hours, traveling for days at a time and an endless barrage of meetings and community service responsibilities. Those are a few of the rigors athletes say they face on a daily basis.
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Freshman political science major Kayla Hunt buys supplies at the TCU Bookstore. Hunt is just one of many students who puts her purchases on send home.

Bookstore holds in effect
460 student accounts disabled for late payments
By Kami Lewis
Staff Reporter

Send home isn’t an option for 460 students whose bookstore accounts were disabled because they failed to make payment on their accounts at the beginning of the month, said TCU Controller Cheryl Wilson Monday.

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Stormy battle...
‘Mildred’ centers on mother-daughter relationship
By Marci King
Staff Reporter

A longtime fan of Broadway musicals, Richard Allen, jumped at the chance when the opportunity to direct a musical presented itself.Allen, an associate professor in radio-TV-film, chose to adapt the novel and movie “Mildred Pierce” into a musical.
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Dreams come true...
Professor fulfills aspiration with the musical ‘Mildred’
By Bethany McCormack
Copy Desk Chief

Radio-TV-film associate professor Richard Allen has been following his dreams throughout his life. He followed them to Hollywood as a writer, then to Texas as a teacher and someday he may follow them to Broadway.
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