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March 29, 2006

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Approximately 12 million undocumented workers live in the United States. These workers-or illegal immigrants, depending on which political idiom strikes your fancy-literally form the foundation of our national economy. They do...

Start Talking

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March 29, 2006

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One of the many definitions that the Oxford English Dictionary ascribes to the term "conversation" is "occupation or engagement with things, in the way of business or study; the resulting condition of acquaintance or intimacy...

Varsity Sports on Track

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March 22, 2006

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Taking a glance down West Pine and through Forest Park, one thing is evident-St. Louis is a city of runners. From the prospective marathoners to those going for a jog with their dog, just about everybody in St. Louis, it seems,...

Cultural Potpourri

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March 22, 2006

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Maybe you immersed yourself in El Salvadorian culture. Maybe you skied down Colorado's mountains. Maybe you ruminated through silent hours in a Kentucky monastery or gave English lessons to children in Mexico. Maybe you went...

Universities Still Free to Disagree

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March 8, 2006

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The ability to discriminate between an endorsed opinion and a forced opinion is a marker of maturity. Although students may be impressionable and easily swayed in high school, clear-thinking college students should be able to...

Get Involved with Housing Changes

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March 8, 2006

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In order to accomodate an ever-changing student body, student housing at Saint Louis University has taken on many manifestations over the last two centuries. A long time before the Village Apartments were built, students studied...

A Time to Heal

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January 18, 2006

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According to Catholic tradition, a handful of the exceptionally faithful attain official sainthood. Some-patron saints-have a knack for specialization. Catholics believe patron saints reroute spiritual pleading and intercede with...

Hard at Work

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January 18, 2006

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The Dec. 1 St. Louis Post-Dispatch article that awarded President Lawrence Biondi, S.J., "Citizen of the Year" notes that Fr. Biondi often works from 7:30 a.m. straight until 10 or 11 at night-a long day for anyone, even a university...

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