Hilltop Views

University promotes professionalism

Kelli O'Donnell

November 16, 2009

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First-year college graduates lack the professional workplace qualities that business professionals seek, according to a study conducted by York College of Pennsylvania in August 2009. The study collected data from a random, n...

Housing sign-up now online

Katy Johnson

November 16, 2009

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For St. Edward's University students, the spring housing sign-up, which began on Nov. 2, was an uncharacteristic two weeks earlier this year. And even though Residence Life at St. Edward's can house more than 1,300 students i...

Tuition revenue remains stable

Kyle Nigro

November 16, 2009

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Some private colleges and universities are anticipating a serious decline in their tuition revenues for this year, according to a report from Moody's Investors Service. The report is based on a survey of 100 of 286 private ins...

H1N1 cases decreasing

Mary Fisher

November 9, 2009

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The number of presumed H1N1 cases reported is decreasing, said a St. Edward's University health official. "The week of Oct. 12 there were 23 cases while the week of Oct. 26 there were only six cases," said William Pannabecker, ...

University assesses computer competency

Jennifer Schrauth

November 9, 2009

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St. Edward's University has been reassessing its computer competency requirements and the way that computer skills are taught. Every student at the university is required to complete a set of computer competencies before graduation. The...

Student discovered dead in apartment

Bryce Bencivengo, Claire Cella & Tristan Hallman

November 9, 2009

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St. Edward's University sophomore Jared M. Young was found dead in his off-campus apartment Nov. 1. The Austin Police Department received a call at 7:31 p.m. and responded to an apartment in the 500 block of East Stassney Ln. APD is...

Plan for new chapel delayed due to lack of funds

Kyle Nigro

November 9, 2009

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By 2010, the Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel on the campus of St. Edward's University was scheduled to be replaced with a new chapel. But as of 2009, the chapel still stands and there are no signs of new construction on campus....

Airfare up for holidays

Airfare up for holidays

November 9, 2009

University creating new intramural field

Regina Shelton

November 9, 2009

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St. Edward's University is creating a new intramural field on the lawn in front of Teresa Hall. The $125,000 field, located down the hill from the Mary Moody Northern Theatre and adjacent to Teresa Hall's sand volleyball court,...

Texas adds 11 amendments to constitution

Bryce Bencivengo

November 3, 2009

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Voters in Texas approved all 11 proposed amendments to the state constitution on Tuesday. The turnout for the statewide election was just below 10 percent. In Travis County, only five percent of registered voters went to the polls. ...

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