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Campus Calendar
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Aggie Lutherans: There will be week
ly meetings from 7-8:30 p.m. at Our
Savior’s Lutheran Church. Anyone is
welcome. Call 694-6663 for details.
Aggie Toastmasters: A general
meeting will be held at 8:30 p.m. in
404 Rudder.
TAMU Women’s Lacrosse Team:
Practice will be held from 4 to 6 p.m.
at the Zachry fields. Anyone is en
couraged to join. Experience is not
necessary. For questions, call Moni
ca at 694-6915.
Texas A&M Rugby: Practice will be
held at 6 p.m. at Penberthy Intra
mural Fields. No experience neces
sary to participate. For more infor
mation, contact David at 694-9221.
Alpha Phi Omega: A meeting on the
Crestview Service Project will be held
at 3:30 p.m. in 133 Koldus.
Catholic Students Association:
Mass will be held at 12:05 p.m. in
the All Faiths Chapel.
Officers Christian Fellowship: Bible
study focusing on how to be a Chris
tian and in the Corps of Cadets will
be at 7:45 p.m. at 1709 Glade
Street. For any questions, call Tara
Tripp at 847-3730.
Texas A&M Women’s Ultimate Fris-
bee: We will meet at Simpson Drill
Field from 5 to 7 p.m. New members
are welcome and encouraged. No ex
perience is necessary. Call Jenny John
son at 847-0254 for more information.
TAMU Gymnastics & Cheerleading
Club: Practice will be held from 4:30
to 6:30 p.m. in 307 Reed. Call Cyn-
di at 693-6698.
XA Christian Fellowship: Praise, wor
ship and fellowship will be held at
7:30 p.m. in 103 Heep Center.
Everyone welcome. Call Rick at 693-
9103 for more details.
more information call
Fewlass at 845-1515.
ATM Roadrunners: We will run 3 to 4
miles at 5:30 p.m., starting in front
of G. Rollie White. All students and
skill levels are welcome. Call Steve
at 847-7905 for any questions.
Microbiology Society: Dr. Elsa Mu-
rano will speak on food microbiology
at 8:30 p.m. in 501 Rudder.
Overseas Development Network: A
video on how development affects
less-developed countries will be
shown at 8:30 p.m. in 502 Rudder.
Audubon Society: Judy Schafer and
Nell Zeiglerfrom Master Gardeners will
speak on attracting birds and butter
flies to your Packard at 7:30 p.m. at
the College Station Community Center.
For more information, contact Mike at
845-5158 or Bert at 694^9850.
Circle K International: A general
meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in 144
Koldus. Everyone is welcome to
come see what we are about.
PreVet Society: Dr. Carter Judy will
be speaking about large-animal
surgery at 8:30 p.m. in 292B MSC.
For any questions, call Jennifer Mullin
at 694-0165.
Aggie Optometry Association: There
will be an eyeglass drive from 10
a.m. to 2 p.m. in the MSC. Bring by
your old eyeglasses for donation to
the poor.
The English Language & Literature
Society: There will be a guest lecturer
at 7 p.m. in 410 Rudder Tower. Dr. Vin
cent Perez on Ethnic-American Litera
ture (with special emphasis on 19th
century Mexican-American autobiogra
phies). For any questions, contact Dr.
Claude Gibson at 845-8359.
Catholic Students Association: A
general meeting will be held at 7 p.m.
in 504 Rudder. Call Vanessa at 693-
1765 for more details.
TAMU Career Center: There will be a
co-op orientation at 3 p.m. in 502
MSC NOVA: There will be a general
meeting at 7 p.m. in 501 Rudder. For
CIS: A short course on how to use
Netscape, ph, and ftp will be held
from 12 to 2 p.m. in 1002 Teague.
Register for the course at
MSC L.T. Jordan Institute
for Internationa! Awareness
Are you interested in France or the French Culture?
Come join us to hear Amanda’s presentation!
November 18
7 pm Rudder 502
for more InfoimaUon or to Inform of vour special need*, please call the I..T. .Jordan
Office at 84f*87?0 or vi*ii in room 223! of the
Helen Clancy, Editor in Chief
Brad Graeber, Managing Editor
Erica Roy, City Editor
Matt Weber, News Editor
Chris Ferrell, Sports Editor
Aaron Meier, Lifestyles Editor
Quatro Oakley, Graphics Editor
James Francis, Opinion Editor
Dave House, Photo Editor
Joey Schlueter, Radio Editor
Chris Stevens, Web Editor
Dusty Moer, Web Editor
Mandy Cater, Office Manager
Staff Members
City- Asst. Editor: Jenara Kocks; Joey Schlueter,
Robert Smith, Rachel Dawley, Karie Fehler, Amanda
Smith, Brandye Brown, Colleen Kavanagh.
Sports- Asst. Editors: Paul Mitchell, Jeremy
Furtick; Travis Dabney, Jason Whitcomb, Jamie
Burch, Kristy Buffin, Steven Boudreau, Margaux
Harris, Dennis Ramirez, Jeff Webb, Nicole Hooven.
Lifestyles- Asst. Editor: Kasie Byers; Rhonda
Reinhart, Michael Schaub, Wesley Brown, Marium
Mohiuddin, Stacey Kezar, Kimberly Miller, Travis
Irby, Chris Martin, Brandi Ballard, Stephen Wells,
Michelle Voss.
Opinion- Asst. Editor: Mandy Cater; John Lemons,
Huffines, Jeremy Valdez, David Johnston, Donny
Ferguson, Joshua Hill, Mason Jackson, Anna
Foster, Michelle Voss, John Burton, Kendall Kelly.
Night News- Asst. Editor: Josh Miller.
Photo- Asst. Editor: Ryan Rogers; Derek Demere,
Robert McKay, Rony Angkriwan, Amy Dunlap &
Brandon Bollom.
Graphics- Ed Goodwin, James Palmer, Chad Mallam,
David Hoffman, John Lemons, Victor VanScoit, Gabriel
Ruenes, Mike Nordfelt, Rogge Heflin.
Copy Editors- Jennifer Jones, Leah Templeton,
Sarah Goldston, Leslie Stebbins, Chris Huffines &
Veronica Serrano.
Robby Ray, Leonard Callaway, Dan Cone, Chris
News: The Battalion news department is managed by students at Texas A&M University in the Division of Student Publications, a unit of the
Department of Journalism. News offices are in 013 Reed McDonald Building. Newsroom phone: 845-3313; Fax: 845-2647; E-mail:; Website:
Advertising: Publication of advertising does not imply sponsorship or endorsement by The Battalion. For campus, local, and national display adver
tising. call 845-2696. For classified advertising, call 845-0569. Advertising offices are in 015 Reed McDonald, and office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday. Fax: 845-2678.
Subscriptions: A part of the Student Services Fee entitles each Texas A&M student to pickup a single copy of The Battalion. Mail subscriptions are
$60 per school year, $30 for the fall or spring semester and $ 17.50 for the summer. To charge by credit card, call 845-2611.
The Batwuon (ISSN #1055-4726) is published daily, Monday through Friday during the fall spring semesters and Monday through Thursday during
the summer session (except University holidays and exam periods) at Texas A&M University. Second class postage paid at College Station, TX 77840.
Postmaster: Send address changes to The Battalion, 015 Reed McDonald Building, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-1111.
TAMU Women’s Lacrosse Team:
Practice will be held from 4 to 6 p.m.
at the Zachry fields. Anyone is en
couraged to join. Experience is not
necessary. For questions, call Moni
ca at 694-6915.
Student Counseling Center: There
will be a discussion session for in
ternational students from 5:15 -6:30
p.m. in 104 Henderson. Group is for
international and domestic students
who wish to interact and share their
cultural heritage and to learn about
the Aggie culture. Different topics will
be discussed every week. For more
information, contact Dr. Gisele Lin at
845-4427 ext. 145 or Dr. Carlos Oroz
co at 845-4427 ext. 144
Canterbury - The Episcopal Student
Center: Holy Eucharist and dinner will
be held at 6:15 p.m. at 902 George
Bush in College Station. Contact Mark
Crawford at 696-0774 for details.
Texas A&M Women’s Rugby: Prac
tice will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at
the rugby pitch by Bonfire site. New
members are welcome and no expe
rience is necessary. Contact Janina
at 764-0493 for details.
Texas A&M Rugby: Practice will be
held at 6 p.m. at Penberthy Intra
mural Fields. No experience neces
sary to participate. For more infor
mation, contact David at 694-9221.
Alpha Phi Omega: A meeting on the
Bluebonnet Service Project will be
held at 5:30 p.m. in 133 Koldus.
Aggie One-Wheelers: Practice will be
held at 6 p.m. in front of the Acade
mic Building. No experience neces
sary. Beginners welcome.
Campus Calendar is a Battalion
service that lists non-profit stu
dent and faculty events and activ
ities. Items should be submitted
no later than three days in advance
of the desired run date. Applica
tion deadlines and notices are not
events and will not be run in Cam
pus Calendar. If you have any
questions, please call the news
room at 845-3313.
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Low: 44°
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November 24 & 25 at 8 PM
Rudder Auditorium
Call 845-1234 for tickets.
Opera & Perfominjj Arts Society