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Acting and illustration majors compete for limited-enrollment admission

Professors in the acting and illustration department are looking for students who are willing to take risks and express their creativity through artistic forms. Determining who will be in these programs is no easy task considering the amount of talented students [...]

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Men’s basketball’s NCAA chances pushed back in sweep by USC

USC students were lined up two and a half hours before tipoff, eager to get into the Galen Center on Thursday night for the rivalry game against UCLA. Once inside, they were handed a black t-shirt to “blackout the Bruins.” [...]

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Gators women’s basketball upset Texas A&M behind Williams’ double-double

As much as Florida women’s basketball coach Amanda Butler likes to talk about how her team plays balanced basketball, Thursday night wasn’t a balanced performance.

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Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball seeks redemption

Griffin Dempsey. Photo by Benjamin Robson The Charlotte 49ers welcome the second half of the Conference USA schedule with a weekend trip to Old Dominion. In the 49ers last outing with the Lady Monarchs on Jan. 3, Charlotte suffered defeat, [...]

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Learning Through Video Games

Audra Reigle Contributing WriterFor some students, education can be boring, and they may not be particularly invested in some subjects. The issue spurs educators to find ways to make lessons more engaging for students. These days, video games are not just for [...]

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One of two wounded NYPD officers to leave hospital after shooting

The latest on two NYPD officers shot and wounded while patrolling stairwell of a public housing project (all times local): 12:21 One of the officers shot while patrolling a New York public housing complex will be released from the hospital. [...]

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Recipe: Healthy pesto pasta

Photo by Carmen Westra One of my New Year’s resolutions is to eat healthier and incorporate more fruits and vegetables into my diet. One of my all-time favorite meals has to be pasta. I usually have pasta a couple times [...]

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#IAMUH gives a face to diversity

The Cougar Editorial Board stands with #IAMUH | Justin Cross/The Cougar As Center of Diversity and Inclusion’s newest campaign, #IAMUH, rolls out this week, it’s important look beyond the fact that we get to see our selfies displayed on their [...]

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Building toward future, Bears notch pair of top recruits

As the men’s tennis team gears up for the bulk of its schedule, the squad has already received some good news for next year. Jan. 25, Tennis Recruiting Network named the team’s 2016 class the 18th best in the nation [...]

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