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Winter 2001-02
Volume45, Number 2

IN THIS ISSUE

Iowa's Budget Crisis: What It Means to Your Student

Old Capitol Dome Burns

Seeking the Elusive Major: for Some Iowa Students, It's a Hard Choice

NOTHING to Do? You Can't Be Serious!

Surfing Their Way Into Trouble: Copyright Law Violations Can Bring Discipline, Criminal Prosecution

To Sign Up for a Room, Just Press "Enter"

Currier Area Becoming Community Center

New Kiosks: Information Source for Residence Hall Students

Mom, Dad of the Year Honored

Paying for Quality: We Need Tuition Increase to Keep University Strong

Tutoring Help, Counsel Available in Many Academic Areas

Twister! Mayflower Students Relax in New Game Room

Parent Times Briefs

University Calendar


Currier Area Becoming Career Center

By March 2002, a first-floor area of Currier Residence Hall that formerly was used for dining and in recent years has been a storage area will be transformed into the Eastside Community Center–a fitness area, an expanded computer lab, group study areas, and a large multipurpose room with a small stage.

The stage is important because Currier will become home to a new Performing Arts Learning Community in fall 2002. One floor of the residence hall will house first-year students interested in any of the performing arts.

An outside courtyard with tables and chairs, developed during this year, also will be part of the community center.

 

 

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