Archive for Monday, June 20, 2011

Also from June 20

Births
Blog entries
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On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, June 20, 2011
Polls
Have you ever texted, tweeted or even talked on the phone when you're in a movie?

Poll results

Response Percent
No, I keep my phone on silent or turn it off
 
78%
Yes, but I try not to do it often
 
17%
Yes, I do it all the time
 
3%
Total 516
Are you planning to attend any major concerts this year?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
61%
Yes
 
27%
Only if I win tickets
 
11%
Total 446
Videos

Lead stories

All stories

Lawrence high schools expand elective course offerings
Addition of seventh period allows students to sample more electives
June 20, 2011 in print edition on A1
More class periods next year will mean more chances for high schoolers to explore potential careers.
Budget equation
Kansas legislators and university officials need to work together to increase state funding and minimize tuition increases.
June 20, 2011 in print edition on A8
Members of the Kansas Board of Regents, as well as state university officials, make a valid point when they say the tuition increases approved last week, are at least in part, a result of reduced state funding for higher education.