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April 29, 2009

Compiled From Reports
Provided By UT Security

It was probably a key
A student entered the security office to report that his car had been damaged on April 13.' He had parked his car in the Thomas Garage on the fourth floor, southeast side, on April 5 at approximately 5 p.m.' He returned to find that someone had 'keyed' the paint on the trunk and passenger side of his car with an unknown object.

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SG Report

April 29, 2009

  • All new Executive Board members took their new seats at the last SG Meeting on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Reeves. Good luck on finals everyone! Have a great summer!
  • No SG during finals week!'
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Rain of Error: Vaughn Temporarily Becomes “Wet” Dorm

March 25, 2008

Approximately 1,500 gallons of water poured into a room on the eighth floor of Vaughn Center Saturday after a student set off a sprinkler, unleashing about one bathtub of water every 9 seconds. After the approximately six-minute deluge, about 20 residents were relocated temporarily and four permanently, said Krystal Schofield, director of Residence Life. [...]

Those Who Knew Slain Sophomore Have More Questions Than Answers

August 22, 2007

Late Saturday night, Jason Eggert decided to leave a note for the 19-year-old roommate he had found beaten, stabbed and strangled to death just two nights before. He went to the Facebook page created to remember Samantha "Samy" MacQuilliam and wrote, "I got your bottle of Riesling off the top of the cabinet and put a sun colored rose in it. I'm so sorry, Samy, I wish i could have done something to help you." His simple late-night sentiment echoed those of dozens of relatives, professors and friends, some of whom knew about the abuse MacQuilliam had endured but most of whom had no clue. Although investigators were still processing evidence in the Palm Harbor home Friday, Eggert was allowed to retrieve MacQuilliam's tail-wagging Valentine. On Feb. 14, the stray puppy trotted up to the home shared by MacQuilliam and Matthew R. Dieterle, the man who within six months would be charged with her murder. Police say only that puppy (more) [...]