Daily Archives: November 5, 2001

Students send message: “Yes on 6”

Dozens of students chanted, "vote yes on 6" and waved signs, as local media looked on during a rally sponsored by the Student Senate...

Culture tasting

Whether through art, music or food, learning something new about someone else's heritage and lifestyle really inspires me. Eating at Ezo, an African restaurant...

Open invitation

I want to make sure people understand: I don't hold the entire Greek community at USM responsible for what's been happening. But a lot of...

Blue light special

There was quite a showdown in Luther Bonney last Monday afternoon. And it didn't come as a surprise. Following the theft of at least 1,000 papers...

It’s Greek to You?

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is the first column of what will now be a regular feature in The Free Press intended to address stereotypes...

Bringing down the house

The Theatre Department hopes you don't get into the story of its latest production, The Good Woman of Setzuan. That's because it's a Bertolt Brecht...

Not-so-incidental music

While not a musical, The Good Woman of Setzuan would not be the same without its score. There are several floating around already, but...

Destinations

Monday Seek counsel. University Counseling Services offers group discussion of time management. Focus on avoiding pitfalls that prevent goal completion, staying on task and completing agendas....

Strange dream

David Lynch's new film Mulholland Drive is that odd dream that makes no sense when you wake up, but makes perfect sense while you're...

Steady on

As people age, the risk of a fall turning into a debilitating injury increases exponentially. Michael Godard, assistant professor of sports medicine, is doing...

Pass the tissues

Colds make you feel miserable. The cold season, running from early September through April, is here. Although you can catch a cold anytime, you...

How quickly can you get to the Old Port?

The Old Port, Portland's downtown district, is a common area to many USM students. It consists of many unique stores, coffee shops, live music...

Where have all the senators gone?

There's something missing at the University . senators. More than one-third of the Student Senate is missing. Recently the Student Senate has had difficulties with...

Anthrax not causing local panic

Despite extensive media coverage of recent anthrax cases, Mainers are not panicking, according to local health officials. Local hospitals Maine Medical Center and Mercy Hospital...

Disney internships: magic or mundane?

With blaring house and retro re-mixes of songs from various animated films, Disney filled the Husky Hut in the Brooks Student Center recently and...

Halloween Pictures

Children get dressed up for Halloween night

Gorham campus neighbor loses another flag

In response to the Sept. 11 attacks, Rhonda Rice of Gorham Village proudly hung her American flag on her porch. But the flag was stolen,...

Anti-terrorism bill likely to affect students

Most USM students won't be affected by President Bush's new anti-terrorism bill. Or at least they won't know it when they are. "Much of what the...

Newspaper thefts continue

More than 1,000 issues of The Free Press were stolen from the Portland and Gorham campus last Monday, following the theft of at least...

Senators resolved

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a resolution passed by the Student Senate during Friday's meeting. The 30th Student Senate of the University of Southern Maine...

Concern for the accused

To the Editor: I would like to take a moment and respond to the incident regarding The Free Press. I have been at USM for 10...

About being Greek

To the Editor: I am writing because I do not feel that the entire Greek issue has been settled. There are still so many things...

Of Greeks and free speech

To the Editor: If the thefts are, indeed, related to criticism of the Greek organizations, they have merely confirmed any bad impression anyone may have...

Write, don’t steal

To the Editor: I am just writing to let you all know that I am behind you all the way as you deal with whoever...

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