Archive for Saturday, August 12, 2006

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KU enacts aggressive conservation policies
Soaring energy costs hitting university’s bottom line
August 12, 2006
Think it hurts every time you open your gas or electric bill?
Facebook indiscretions plague users
KU scholarship hall students punished for drinking in dorm among those exposed on online sites
August 12, 2006
Be careful who you poke.
Culture cravings
Offerings to soothe your occasional urge for refinement
August 12, 2006
Let’s face it. Kansas isn’t the most culturally “cool” state in the nation.
Horoscopes
August 12, 2006 in print edition on B7
For Saturday, Aug. 12
Lawrence Datebook
August 12, 2006 in print edition on B2
Maturity, insight land student Kansan’s top job
Spring editor continues newspaper career
August 12, 2006
It’s not uncommon for students to visit sandy beaches during their summer break.
Safety, affordability on student body president’s agenda
National Merit Scholar takes over student government for 2006-2007 school year
August 12, 2006
Jason Boots wants to give back to Kansas University.
Reporter moving to broadcast booth
New sportscasters replace KU legend Max Falkenstien
August 12, 2006
David Lawrence swears his daily routine won’t change.
Updates make Hashinger home
Students will live in new style of rooms, improved features
August 12, 2006
Following a yearlong hiatus, Hashinger Hall is back in business with a new look.
Comfortable place to congregate
Crawford center will give scholarship students site to socialize
August 12, 2006
Beginning this fall, KU students residing in scholarship halls will have something more to look forward to than their study-oriented dorm rooms.
KU Info services revamped
August 12, 2006
Where on campus do you go to get that stuff for that one thing?
Party planning 101
Throw your own bash, but set ground rules first
August 12, 2006
Kansas University knows how to party.
Bulls counting on Hills
Sept. 23: South Florida: Surname same for several top athletes
August 12, 2006
If you want South Florida’s answer, look to the Hills. All three of them.
Researchers racing for the cure
Cancer research is a top priority for KU, which hopes to open a federally designated center
August 12, 2006
If research collaboration were marriage, Brian Blagg would have many spouses.
Sickening trend
The Floyd Landis case is another example of why public doubts and resentment are so strong about cheating in sports.
August 12, 2006 in print edition on B7
Entertainer Jay Leno isn’t a sports reporter or analyst, but his recent on-camera conversation with bicyclist Floyd Landis was a penetrating and disturbing interview worthy of a professional journalist.
Faith briefs
August 12, 2006 in print edition on D8
Commodities
August 12, 2006 in print edition on B5
Military news
August 12, 2006 in print edition on D3
Scouting news
August 12, 2006 in print edition on D3
Around and about
August 12, 2006 in print edition on D3
Club news
August 12, 2006 in print edition on D5
Society calendar
August 12, 2006 in print edition on D5
Indians fuel K.C.’s road woes
Burgos’ 11th blown save leads American League
August 12, 2006 in print edition on C6
Grady Sizemore was confident as he strode to the plate in the bottom of the ninth inning.
On the record
August 12, 2006 in print edition on B2
Top pick to debut against Chiefs
Texans to test K.C.’s revamped secondary
August 12, 2006 in print edition on C7
Mario Williams professes to not pay attention to the media hype surrounding him since the Houston Texans made him the first pick in the draft.
Broncos fall short in fourth
Giants, Falcons win on field goals as time expires
August 12, 2006 in print edition on C7
Rod Marinelli’s debut as coach of the Detroit Lions got off to a good start with a 20-13 win over the Denver Broncos on Friday night.