The Baker Orange

Honor students showcased

Story by Emily Nickel

April 27, 2006


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Baker University's music department will be presenting its annual honor recital tonight. The recital will feature 11 Baker students at 7:30 p.m. in McKibbin Hall. Assistant Professor of Music Susan Buehler said the process of choosing students has two parts. First, all Applied Study instructors have t...

Murals explained by speaker

April 27, 2006


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On Tuesday, students and faculty found solace from the cold rain at a presentation detailing Irish murals that took place at 11 a.m. on Tuesday in Mabee 100.? The presentation, titled "Widening the Frame: The Politics of Representing Northern Irish Murals," was delivered by Kathryn Conrad, an associ...

Team gets sixth seed in tourney

April 27, 2006


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The Baker University softball team guaranteed itself the sixth seed in the Heart of America Athletic Conference tournament by sweeping Missouri Valley University on Wednesday in Marshall, Mo. The Wildcats won the two games by scores of 6-1 and 7-0. With the two wins and 2 losses over the weekend vs. Li...

Summer housing hunt

Summer housing hunt

April 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 ...