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Women’s Soccer Wins First Home Game

By Hanna Kim The women’s soccer team is hitting the road this weekend to play Austin College on Friday and Centenary College, conference newcomers, on Sunday. The ladies won their first home game against Howard Payne University last Tuesday with … Continue reading

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Endangered Species Faces Opposition

By Alec Bergerson The Georgetown Salamander, a local amphibian only found in this area, is currently in the process of being listed as an endangered species. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services (FWS) is now in the public hearing phase of … Continue reading

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New Student Organizations: Students Establish Four Groups

By Joana Moreno The university’s fall semester begins with a new record in student initiatives. Unlike previous years in which SU founded only one or two new groups, this year four new student organizations have established themselves and are looking … Continue reading

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Spanish Film Series Concludes Next Week

By Jennifer Fleming The Spanish Film Festival is an international film event sponsored by Sigma Delta Pi, and Latinos Unidos. The festival will conclude Oct. 4 in Olin 105 at 8:00 p.m. with the last of five movies, Chico & … Continue reading

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Tech Titans: Apple vs. Samsung

HARMFUL By Carly Banner In August, a decision in the case Apple v. Samsung was reached. Apple was awarded $1.05 billion in damages through the overzealous pursuit of patent protection. If companies like Apple continue to pursue their patent rights … Continue reading

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Boesak Discusses Justice, Peace: Wilson Lecture Hosts Anti-Apartheid Leader

By Devin Corbitt Chair of the Western Cape region of the African National Conference; President of the World Alliance of Reformed Churches; founder of the United Democratic Front; and leader of South Africa’s anti-apartheid movement: these are just a few … Continue reading

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National Hazing Prevention Week Comes to Close

By Colin Malone National Hazing Prevention Week (NHPW) ties up today after five days and two events focused around spreading knowledge about hazing and preventing it. Jason Chapman, Assistant Director of Student Activities, organized the events. “When people talk about … Continue reading

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Friends, Fans, Families Show Support: Power Up Pirates Weekend Celebrate Athletics

By Marin Bramblett Family, fans, and prospective students donned their yellow and black in school spirit for the Power Up Pirates, Family Weekend, and Prospective Student-Athlete events last Saturday.With all of the events taking place and the extra people on … Continue reading

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Men’s Soccer Makes Comeback

By John Stickels The men’s soccer team will face Austin College on Friday, followed by a trip to Centenary College in Louisiana on Sunday. This will be the first time the Pirates play these teams this season. Last weekend the … Continue reading

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UPC Showcases FNL Events: Students Perform in the Friday Lineup

By Olivia Stephenson Sophomore Sarah Cook performed with her guitar and ukulele in front of a cheering crowd of supporters. Cook’s performance was one of many student talent showcases that the University Planning Council (UPC) will feature throughout the semester … Continue reading

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