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Married on campus

Married on campus

April 28, 2006


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Working together in the same environment day after day comes easy for four Baker University couples. From going to work together, eating lunch together and ending the day together, several couples said they can't get enough of each other. Professor of Music John Buehler and his wife, Susan Buehler...

‘Cats strong at KU Relays

Story by Kris McDonald

April 28, 2006


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The Baker University men's and women's track teams competed against some of the nation's top athletes this past weekend at the Kansas Relays in Lawrence. Junior Brent Randle led the charge for the men's team, placing ninth in his best event, the triple jump, with a leap of 15 meters. Randle said he was p...

Women miss winning HAAC title, look to regionals

Women miss winning HAAC title, look to regionals

April 28, 2006


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The Baker University men's tennis team finished its season last weekend after losing in the semifinals at the Heart of America Athletic Conference tournament against Benedictine College with a score of 5-0. The Cats' beat William Jewell College, Liberty, Mo., in the first round with a score of 5-0...

Students named to Cardinal Key for community service

April 28, 2006


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Ten new members were inducted into Baker University's chapter of Cardinal Key National Honor Society April 20. Members were accepted based on grades and prior community service involvement. It's a honorable academic service organization," said senior Rachel Tindall, president of the organization. Secretary of the...

First year successful for director

April 28, 2006


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The Baker University orchestra was scheduled to perform its last concert of the year Thursday. Adjunct Instructor of Music and Orchestra Lori McKinney said the orchestra will be playing "Symphony No. 8 (First Movement)" by Franz Schubert, "Danse Macabre" by Saint-Saens and selections from "Phantom of the...

Greek Philosophy

Greek Philosophy

April 28, 2006


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As the sun set over Rice Auditorium Monday night, members of greek houses and independents alike went crazy over scantily clad candidates vying for the title of Mr. BU. Monday evening in Rice Auditorium. The moon, and perhaps the audience, grew hazy Wednesday as members of greek organizations gave t...

Fight for first

Fight for first

April 28, 2006


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Entering the final week of regular season play the motto for the Baker baseball team is now "win and we're in." With four games left to play, the Wildcats could wrap up a HAAC playoff berth by simply beating Graceland University in its final weekend series of the year. Considering this team started ...

Pretty Girls cook up clever, catchy album

Pretty Girls cook up clever, catchy album

April 28, 2006


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Take one part fancy, one part fury, mix with frantic instrumentation and a voice which alone speaks volumes, and you'll have only a portion of the recipe used in Elan Vital, the latest from rockers Pretty Girls Make Graves. The indie group stirs things up a bit on its first album in three years, which ...

Scheffler discusses top 10

Scheffler discusses top 10

Story by Kathy Scheffler

April 28, 2006


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Editor's note: This is the first in a two-part column series about lessons Scheffler has learned in college. I had a hard time thinking about what I would write for my last column. This time of year, my head is constantly running through everything I have to finish before I leave for summer. Only t...

New fraternity needs support

Story by The Orange staff

April 28, 2006


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­Plain and simple, diversity is an integral aspect of progressivism and the need to grow and expand. Currently, Baker University is making great strides at further integrating this campus. For the past several years, historically black fraternities and sororities have been trying to cre...