Sabrina Porter Contributing Editor
Crime and Incident
Feb. 16, 2008
at 10:23 p.m.
University Police were called to the scene when two cars collided in the East Campus Garage. The two actors were not injured and there was little damage to the cars. Police made sure that insurance information was exchanged between the two actors.
Feb. 17, 2008
at 1:42 a.m.News | February 25, 2008
On Feb. 8, the House of Representatives approved a bill that would establish a federal list of the nation’s most expensive colleges and increase the maximum Pell grant. The bill aims to make colleges more affordable and more easily accessible to students of all financial backgrounds. Here are some statistics on the ways in which students pay for college:News | February 25, 2008
Top 10 Oscar snubs
Each year, Oscar nominations and awards are a controversial topic among actors, directors, and readers of celebrity magazines alike. There are many leading actors and actresses that are overlooked by the academy in its decision of whom to award the golden Oscar statuettes: the following men and women were somehow among the overlooked.Pillbox | February 25, 2008
Universities come of age
According to a new study, females are more prevalent than ever in the presidential suite at colleges and universities across the nation. Twenty-three percent of today’s presidents are female, showing a 13.5 percent increase from 1986.News | February 18, 2008
Illinois gunman kills six
At Northern Illinois University last Thursday, Feb. 14, a gunman opened fire in a lecture hall, killing six students including himself and injuring 16 others, three of whom remain in critical condition.
According to a Feb. 15 CNN article, the gunman was identified as Steven P. Kamierczak, a former graduate student in sociology at the university.News | February 18, 2008