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Southwestern Football Program Will Boost Pirate Pride vs. Problems Overshadow Benefits

Pride All it takes is a 20-minute drive down I-35 to arrive at one of the most iconic football grounds in the state of Texas, Darrell K. Royal Memorial Stadium. There play the Longhorns: padded behemoths whose performance week in … Continue reading

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University Revises Budget: Restructuring Aimes for Sustainability

The budget plan outlined by President Schrum and the Board of Trustees Executive Committee has been a wide source of controversy over the past few weeks, as many people have begun to question whether some suggested measures will affect many … Continue reading

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Looking Forward: Schrum Discusses On Innovation, Commitment

Last Thursday started off with faculty, staff and students filing into the Alma Thomas Theater as President Jake Schrum spoke to the group in a formal address concerning various university related topics, emphasizing financial obstacles and innovative goals. “Much of … Continue reading

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Both parties continue to punt on budget deficit

Last week, Obama presented a $3.7 trillion budget. While this is enormous, it actually is a cut (for following years) – $33 billion cut in 2012 and about a trillion dollars over the next decade. Roughly two-thirds of the reduced … Continue reading

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