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A ‘Price’-less experience

I lived on the streets of Los Angeles for nearly 30 hours during my spring break to hear three simple words: Come on down. A group of five Temple students, including myself, went to Los Angeles with the goal of trying to get on one of America’s highest rated daytime game shows: “The Price is Right”.…

On the recycling bandwagon

Before tossing a soda can into the regular garbage bin, consider putting it in a container with Temple’s 23 tons of weekly recyclable material. The addition could help Temple win this year’s RecycleMania, a 10-week program geared toward increasing recyclable materials collected per capita on a college campus.…

TECH Center celebrates one year

One year. One million visits. And one broken keyboard. As the TECH Center celebrates its one-year anniversary, the facility has surpassed the expectations of its directors and administrators, said Jerry Hinkle, director of computer labs.…

Instant Classic: For years, students have indulged in ramen…

…Without knowing the side effects. College students owe a lot to Momofuku Ando. He helped create a well-known cuisine appreciated by students because it is cheap, tasty and filling. But despite the low monetary price, consuming it on a regular basis may result in a debt to one’s health.…

At forum, public sounds off with FCC

In 2003 Main Campus was the location for a Federal Communications Commission public forum on media ownership.Four years later, FCC Commissioner Michael J. Copps said that the FCC is “right back at square one.” Copps, along with fellow Commissioner Jonathan S.…

Students, staff work on relationship

Any student who walks through campus during the morning or afternoon is familiar with the crossing guard shouting, “Watch the cars! Watch the cars.” And any student who regularly eats lunch in the Student Center food court knows to expect long lines at certain times of the day.…

Man’s best friend, bomb’s worst

The newest addition to Temple’s police force is extremely high maintenance. He has someone to brush his teeth, comb his hair and clip his toenails. But, for the things he is able to do, all of those amenities are well worth it.…

Transit discount available

Though more than 450 Temple students receive a discount for using SEPTA, many students still don’t know that such an offer exists. “There’s basically no notification to students,” said Meghan Daly, a senior broadcast journalism major.…

1300 flood causes damage to student rooms

Students returning from the Labor Day weekend found themselves stranded outside 1300 residence hall Sept. 4 evening when a sprinkler on the second floor was triggered. Witnesses say the building’s fire alarm went off at a little after 5 p.m.…