Monthly Archives: January 2010

"Dying City" Features Work of SU Students

The play currently running at the Capital T Theatre in Austin is called “Dying City” by Christopher Shinn. It is a two-person show and stars Liz Fisher and Mark Scheibmeir. And of course, we can’t forget that some of our … Continue reading

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Dornon’s Index 1/28/2010

1 – State of the Union address under Barack Obama’s belt. 10 – percent unemployment at the time of his address. #1 – priority of job creation for the federal government. … – no shit. 1.35 trillion– the estimated budget … Continue reading

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T.A.K.E. Foundation Leads Campus Workshop

Thursday, Jan. 28, Alpha Delta Pi sorority plans to host a self-defense workshop here on campus. The workshop is being run by the T.A.K.E. Defense Training mission, a part of the T.A.K.E. Foundation, which stands for The Ali Kemp Educational … Continue reading

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What to Xpect in the State of the Union

Some thoughts on State of the Union and Budget Freeze Continue reading

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Why Salsa?

Salsa (a Spanish condiment made up of tomatoes, onion, cilantro, peppers, and whatever else the salsa creator desires) has always been the number one addition to foods in my repertoire.  I  love salsa so much, that I even eat it … Continue reading

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MegaVege & me.

“on-campus, kitchen-limited, budget friendly, easy, happy vegetarianism. & the occasional look-at-this restaurant or look-at-these-crazy-vegs.” Continue reading

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Angela Davis Well Received

Jan. 21, the McCombs ballroom hosted a lecture given by Dr. Angela Davis. Almost every member of the audience stood to greet Davis with a torrent of applause as she made her way across the room to the podium. E.B.O.N.Y. … Continue reading

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Beyond the Bubble: Nightlife off Campus

Over the next three months, I will set out to prove that there is indeed more to the potential nightlife (and sometimes day life) of a Southwestern student than what the majority have discovered thus far. I’ll tell you about upcoming events, books, art, movies, my favorite spots around the area (and believe me, I’m stretching “the area” to include Austin) and I’ll be doing it on my very own college budget so that anyone looking for a more than typical SU night will be sure to find something. Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on Obama's Young Presidency

A rant on the success of Obama’s Presidency Continue reading

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Student Body Forum on Drugs

11:20:05 AM: Check back at 12 for a live blog on the student body forum regarding SU’s illegal drug policy. 11:55:13 AM: Everyone is sitting down. It looks pretty sparse so far. More people should come. 12:01:33 PM: Much more … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our New Theme

For the longest time, the Megaphone website was simply a list of all the editors, their emails, and advertising information. It simply was lacking, especially for a newspaper’s website. It wasn’t until 2007 that we decided to put up news … Continue reading

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Notes from the Andrew Dornon's research into SU's new drug policy

No arrests have been made as of yet, nor have the drug dogs found anything. Continue reading

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