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Relief at the pump?

Denise Haydt, a senior communications science major, cut back on her driving to cope with higher gasoline prices. A self-described “full-time student and full-time mother,” Haydt longs for the days when fueling a vehicle was much cheaper.…

And the winners are…

Ray’s 13th and berks Ray’s lunch truck, located at 13th Street and Berks Malls, is still one of the best on campus, though funnel cakes have sadly left the menu. British chef Ben Proftka said Temple students now crave the grilled chicken sandwich.…

Temple Pres. on Wheel of Fortune

Senior Raysean Hogan’s dream of appearing on television is finally being recognized. The Temple Student Government President is appearing on an upcoming episode of Wheel of Fortune. Hogan’s journey began when his grandmother urged him to apply to be on the long running game show.…

Campus Notes

Facebook not just for coeds anymore In a change announced last week, Facebook.com, a social networking Web site, announced that it would now allow non-school networks onto the site. Previously, the only way to be a part of the network was to have a valid university e-mail address.…

Altered policy causes debate

Last week, when Harvard University announced that it would end its early admissions policy in an attempt to balance out student diversity and expand financial aid, many officials at colleges and universities across the country regarded the move as controversial and even unnecessary.…

Avenue North set to open

Anticipating its Oct. 15 completion date for construction, some stores in the Avenue North complex will open their doors by Nov. 1, according to Brandon Dixon, asset manager for Tower Investments, a Philadelphia-based development company.…

The Edge housing a TSG focus

Residents of The Edge have become so vocally dissatisfied with conditions in the new apartment complex that Temple Student Government is attempting to find a solution to students’ woes. The TSG Office of University Resources is asking The Edge residents to fill out surveys online in order to assess the level of the grievance and what the complaints are about.…

‘Sex’ Changes

With change comes uncertainty. This July, Temple Health Empowerment Office joined forces with Tuttleman Counseling and Prevention Services. For the past two years, THEO operated as an independent branch within Student Affairs.…