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Asia Week campus events

April 2, 2013

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MSA sponsors Islam Awareness month

Cameron Kubacki, Staff Writer

April 2, 2013

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Events April 3rd Hijab Simulation April 4th Women in Islam April 11th Halal Rice Krispies April 12th Ask About Islam April 20th Greenserve April 25th Interfaith Panel April 26th Movie Night: 5 Broken Cameras Ap...

Muslim Student Association hosts interfaith panel

Lindsey Pipkin, Campus Life Editor

March 4, 2013

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The Muslim Student Association hosted its first Interfaith Panel of the semester this week. Many religions were represented by religious organizations on campus as well as individual students. Islam, Hinduism, Christianity, Catholicism,...

It’s not over yet: dealing with the flu on campus

Emily Atkins, Student Writer

February 25, 2013

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Every year the flu rears its sickly head and coughs, sneezes, and breathes on people all over the country. However, this year the flu arrived earlier than usual and over January term, had dozens of students laid up in bed and...

“My Life in Quilts (so far)”: How one artist makes art out of Quilts

Akshara Vivekananthan, Staff Writer

February 25, 2013

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Everybody has seen quilts, but these are not your average quilts. These quilts tell stories to the eyes and are works of art. What do you get when you have a knack for sewing and a drive for creativity? Becky Goldsmith, wife...

“Not knowing is the only risk” free HIV testing

Alex Ray, Sports Editor

February 19, 2013

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Statistics show that approximately 40 million people are currently living with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus), and 25 million people have died from it. All people can be affected by this, college students being no exception....

2013 Student Video Competition: Why should you be interested?

Shardae White, Staff Writer

February 18, 2013

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The Austin College Media Department is hosting a video contest for students and alumni of the college. The theme is “Beyond the Classroom Door,” and aims to encourage participants to reflect on their college experience, emphasizing...

Jabali Afrika: A cultural celebration

Nick Bowen, Art Editor

February 18, 2013

Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

If you somehow missed the flyers, yesterday CAB hosted Jabali Afrika in Sid Rich. And no, those shirtless guys from the flyer are not students. Sorry. I feel your disappointment. But despite not being students of Shermania,...

National V-Day Movement to be observed

February 6, 2013

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National V-Day Movement events will kick-off with a screening of “Until the Violence Stops” on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Hoxie Thompson Auditorium. The 2003 documentary was written by Eve Ensler and directed by Abby...

Mason Complex Hours Spring 2013

February 6, 2013

Filed under Campus Life, Sports & Recreation

DICKEY FITNESS PAVILION   Monday – Thursday 6:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. Friday 6:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.  Saturday 1 – 5 p.m.  Sunday 1 – 11 p.m.    PLEASE NOTE: LS classes in the DFP MWF- 8 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p...

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