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It Is Still Okay to be Proud of America

August 24, 2007 // 0 Comments

What does it mean to be an American? More importantly, what does it mean when one says that they are proud to be an American? According to Webster's dictionary, patriotism is defined as "love or devotion to one's country." After September 11th, 2001, there was a plethora of so-called patriotism with flags displayed everywhere, people offering support to those in need, congressman singing God Bless America on the capitol steps, as well as a myriad of other displays. [...]

Students At Risk For More Than Freshman 15

June 27, 2007 // 0 Comments

PHILADELPHIA - Next time you think about grabbing that sugary snack, you might want to think again. Research conducted at the University of New Hampshire of 800 undergraduate students showed that not only is excess fat a problem plaguing college students, but many of them have high blood pressure and high cholesterol and suffer from a deficiency of nutrients such as fiber, calcium and iron. [...]

Minaret and WUTT Create Podcast News Summary

April 29, 2007 // 0 Comments

The Staff members of The Minaret and WUTT radio are proud to bring the University of Tampa podcast news. A few members of The Minaret began recording the podcast news about five weeks ago. Josh Kratovil, News section editor for The Minaret, and staff reporter Ellery McCardle read the latest campus headlines while Christin Baker, another staff reporter, reads the latest Arts and Entertainment headlines. [...]

Spartans: “Today, We Are All Hokies.”

April 19, 2007 // 0 Comments

var uslide_show_id = "7d83caa5-7b9c-42f4-b076-fc9de5bbdee6";var slideshowwidth = "230";var linktext = ""; The students gathered for a candle light vigil, the dancing flames of remembrance flickering on bowed faces. As random candles were extinguished by a phantom wind, strangers closed ranks to share their flame and their grief. As a lone singer began a spontaneous "Amazing Grace," the people around her chimed in. [...]
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