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Students serve local residents

Jake Hartwell

April 12, 2010

This year's Big Event service project, held April 10, contributed to the 125 volunteer service hours some St. Edward's University students are trying to earn in celebration of the university's 125th anniversary. "Big Event is a ...

Campus faculty short on racial diversity

Claire Cella

April 12, 2010

The diversity of the St. Edward's University student body has always been a key selling point for incoming freshmen, but statistics show students won't find the same diversity in their professors. St. Edward's has been recogni...

UPDATED: SGA approves commuter meal plan relief proposal

Haleigh Svoboda

April 12, 2010

  The Student Government Association is looking to pass a measure that would give five students $200 each to offset the cost of the newly required commuter meal plan for the 2010-2011 academic year.SGA had originally planned on...

Fundreds still going strong

Samuel Farias

April 12, 2010

The Fundred Dollar Bill Project is still going strong, as both St. Edward's University and the Austin communities come together to raise more money for the project's mission. The Fundred Dollar Bill Project asks participants t...

Residence Life and SGA clash

Haleigh Svoboda

April 12, 2010

Residence Life is pushing back against Student Government's efforts to create residence-based represenation. In an e-mail, Residence Life Director Dave Rozeboom asked SGA to rescind legislation creating eight senate seats for ...

Trinity debates religious sensitivity

Associated Press

March 29, 2010

 Some Trinity University students are asking school trustees to drop the words "Our Lord" from their diplomas, arguing that the reference doesn't respect the diversity of religions on campus. Sidra Qureshi, a Muslim student and...

SGA candidates aim for change in upcoming election

Haleigh Svoboda

March 29, 2010

The candidates in the president and vice president race for this semester's Student Government Association elections are campaigning for big changes on campus. Presidential candidate Blanca Garcia and her running mate, vice pr...

UPD seeking accreditation, looks to make improvements

Jake Hartwell

March 29, 2010

Following a string of burglaries and thefts on campus, the St. Edward's University Police Department is looking to make more changes next fall to meet national standards. UPD has made several improvements while pursuing accredi...

Service challenge off to slow start

Michael McNally

March 29, 2010

After two months, St. Edward's University students, alumni, faculty and staff are off to a slow start on achieving the university's goal of 75,000 service hours by the end of 2010. Lou Serna, director of the Office of Service ...

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