The Baker Orange

Summer housing hunt

Summer housing hunt

April 28, 2006


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Baker University students staying in Baldwin City for the summer will need a place to live, and students are looking on campus and off. One option is to make arrangements to stay on campus. The number of students interested in living in the apartments for the summer has grown from 12 students last...

Academic honorees named

Academic honorees named

April 28, 2006


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Baker University students were awarded honors Sunday at the Academic Honors Ceremony in Rice Auditorium. Students are honored with many different types of awards including individual honors, departmental honors, initiates in honorary organizations, recognition of achievement beyond campus and studen...

Chiefs select alumna for team

Chiefs select alumna for team

April 28, 2006


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Baker University 2005 graduate Brooke Glenn tried out and made the Kansas City Chiefs cheerleading squad this month.?? Glenn graduated from Baker with a major in biology and a minor in psychology and is currently enrolled at the Baker School of Nursing in Topeka, she said. During her time at Baker...

Exon wins top award for coaches

April 28, 2006


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The Baker University women's golf team finished its season on Tuesday by placing second in the Heart of America Conference Tournament and third in the Region V tournament, which was held in O'Fallon, Mo. Head coach Karen Exon said the team played up to expectations in both tournaments. "We all played re...

Born this week

April 28, 2006


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Today: Tonika Westbrook, sr.Andrew Brookens, sr.Michael Feierabend, so.Trevor Racine, fr. Saturday: Ashley Peters, jr.Ann Gilbert, jr.Amanda Kloepper, so.Malcolm Green, fr.Zachary Towns, fr. Sunday: Courtney Struble, so.Kala Scott, fr. Monday: Zachary Kliewer, so.P.J. Matulka, so. Tuesday: Jane Va...

Mungano assigns new positions

Mungano assigns new positions

Story by Julie Hedrick

April 28, 2006


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Baker University's multicultural organization, Mungano, recently elected four new officers to take on leadership positions in the organization for next year. Mungano's new officers are as follows: sophomore Kelly Vaughan, president; sophomore Jacinta Deruso, vice president; freshman Nicole Baumgartner, treasu...

American apathy sad

April 28, 2006


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If you have watched, read or listened to any news over the last few months you have probably learned something about what was going on in France with the youth uniting together and protesting their government and its actions. If not, here is a little rundown. In France, unemployment is somewhat high o...

Weddings relocated

April 28, 2006


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A tornado tore through Lawrence March 12, ruining numerous buildings. 60 percent of the University of Kansas' buildings were damaged, which devastated many wedding couples plans of marriage on KU's campus. Baldwin City High School Counselor Natalie Schmidt, fiancee of Jeff Konkel, was one of the wo...

Resolution dealing with free speech fails in Senate

April 28, 2006


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After the theft of more than 1,000 copies of the April 7 issue of the Baker Orange, censorship was the main topic of discussion at Tuesday's Baker University Student Senate meeting. President Ryan Boyer closed the meeting to senators only before a discussion was held on whether student senate would ...

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...