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Top 11 Comments On Teacher Evaluation Forms:
11. "He knows material. I know material. So why have tests?"
10. "Does great Clinton impressions."
9. "I can understand professors wanting to leave USC but not in
the middle of class."
8. "Not that I'm complaining, but they should at least warn in
the Student Handbook that sleeping with the professor is a nrereciui
site for passing."
7. "I would have done much better, I'm sure, if the teacher
spoke English fluently."
6. "He should attend Overheads Anonymous."
5. "You have a pizza delivered to class, and he gets all mad."
4. "He must stop addressing the women in our class as babes."
3. "I know where you live, old man, and a lot can happen over
the summer: you could have your legs broken, get run over by a
car, or shot ? give everyone an A!"
2. "Didn't show enough leg."
1. "Takes this attendance thing too seriously."
T^son Says Nothing Good About Prison: "Nothing good
comes from this," Tyson told "Dateline NBC"#n an interview at the
Indiana Youth Center in Plainfield, Ind., where Tyson is serving a
six-year sentence for rape.
"(The) only thing you learn to do is become better at what you
do when you came in here," he said. "If you were a crook when
you came in, you're going to become a better crook.
"Either way I look at the situation, I'm screwed, because my life
has totally been devastated in here."
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By JENNIFER FULLER
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More I han a year of hard wc
will culminate May 27-30 wh
USC plays host to more than 2,0
college students at the 19
National Association of Colle
and University Residence Ha
The Residence Hall Associati
has been working on NACUP
1993 since August 1991, wh
they were putting together the t
to hold the conference. RHA w
the bid at NACURH 1992 at t
University of North Dakota and h
been working on the project ev
Senior Althea Counts is
NACURH team leader. She advis
six committees, including hospita
ty, transportation and prograi
ming. Although Counts didn't jc
the NACURH committee until tl
year, she has been to three conft
ences for the South Atlant
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Arthur Kent Cleans Up At Awards Festival: Former
NBC newsman Arthur Kent was a double winner at the Houston
Worldfest, where his 16-minute documentary. "A View of Bosnia,"
won top honors and the award for best documentary cinematography.
First he won the film festival's gold award.
"I was really, really pleased, of course, and honored to take that
award," Kent said Monday. "But just when I sat back and was
relaxing, they gave me the Eastman Kodak award for best cinemntArti*onh\;
"To be honored as a photographer was really stunning," said
Kent, whose documentary competed in a field of 200 features, commercials
The film festival is held in conjunction with the Houston
International Festival, a celebration of die arts.
ivein won nauonai anenuon ior nis uun war coverage, out was
t fired by NBC in August during a contract dispute over an assignment
to Zagreb, Croatia's capital
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SAACURH. According to Coun
although these conferences entail
lot of work, they're fun as well.
On a university campus or in a
place where a lot of people congi
gate and live closely, the chance
contracting some kind of ''bug"
"bugs uiat cause upset stomac
sore throat, sniffles and general fl
like symptoms are the most coi
moil. Usually the only cure f
these afflictions is time and re;
but you can try to prevent the fi
quency of such illnesses.
The first and most important pi
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NACURH activities are t
include programming sessions o
)rk successful residence hall program:
en information for residence lif
qq advisers and entertainment inclut
93 ing talent shows and parties
oe According to team leader Gre
j5js Criste, there will be two to tine
different types of entertainmer
on each night.
Criste, an education junior, als
advises six committees, includin
., finance, corporate sponsorship an
n entertainment. The entertainmer
()n committee is planning events sue
e as a hypnotist, pool party, stret
ias dance, talent show and sports coir
ei petition. There will be three da
trins for delegates to choose frorr
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RHA has been pursuing sponsoi
11" ship from local businesses. It ha
>in worked closely with the Columbi
ris Chamber of Commerce an
-r- Columbia Merchants Associatior
ic Pepsi Co. has offered a lot of sup
or port for the conference, providin
ts, banners and drinks. Pepsi will als
a help RHA make a video about th
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caution is to wash your hands. W
^ get most of our germs from on
hands. After touching railing*
bathrooms, dirt, trash can lid*
money and other such tilings, w
W touch out hands to our faces, ou
U| noses and eyes.
Warm mucous membranes sue
ny as your eyes, nose, mouth and gen
e". ital areas are prime targets fo
?' germs to enter your body and caus
18 an infection because die condition
are just what germs need to brce<
in. Also, die walls of our mucou
u* membranes are diin, so germs cai
enter the bloodstream easily,
or Wash your hands before eatin;
st, or preparing food. Wash then
e- before and after using the toilei
after handling monev, and befor
e- handling contacts or orthodontia
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Make sure you stop
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glad to answer any
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o Oilier area businesses are getting
n involved as well. Tlnf committee is
>, working with Domino's Pizza and
e Wal-Mar; is supplying snacks for
I- die conference.
;. The NACUR1I conference will
g draw students from schools all over
e the country. This year's delegates
?t are coming from schools such as
University of Idaho, University of
o Houston and University of
g Soudiem California,
d There will be other schools from
it North Carolina, Florida and even
h Canada. "We have at least one
:t school from every state coming,"
i- Criste said.
y Counts said the conference can
t: bring a lot of money to the USC
>r community. "It is a good experipnep
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is "We're in desperate need for
a volunteers," Counts said,
d Volunteers may work in any aspect
\. of the conference and will receive
i- free housing and food. They need
g no prior special training. RHA will
o provide any training necessary,
e Those who want to be security volunteers
will be trained by USC
rrits help keep
ir The second precaution involves
>, changing lifestyle habits, such as
>, having a proper diet, getting
e enough rest, exercising regularly,
11 reducing stress and not eating or
drinking after people.
^ A good diet consisting of fruits,
" vegetables and plenty of fiber is
1 very important. Enough vitamin C
e and protein is thought to be crucial
j to warding off disease. Water is
s perhaps the most important part of
n a diet, however.
Plenty of water keeps your body
? hydrated and helps to flush impuri^
ties out of die body faster.
Getting plenty of rest and exere
'rising regularly keeps the body's
c immune system active and reduces
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meeting Thursday April
udents who want to bee
xi the (JSC campus. Ifyo
photography or just geil
ornet & Black staff needs
experience, there is a pi
6:00pm in room 316 of 1
> by and see what the G<
nable to attend the mee
, call Chris Keenan at 77
questions you have. The
work experience and ha\
othe meeting and make
et your memorie
If you will be available
May 16 through June 5,
call 777-0088 for an
Benefits include free
housing and meals.
N A C U R H
NACURH chairwoman Angie
Gorn said volunteers can chose
from 16 committees to work with,
but their work won't necessarily be
limited to that committee. Gorn
said volunteers should be available
from May 16 until June 5, and the
NACURH committee could work
with those people who had conflicts
in their dailv schedule.
"I've made friends all across the
country since I've been working on
this conference," Criste said.
"Residence life is a great way to
get to know people."
stress, which can seriously depress
the immune system and rob a person
of energy. People who do not
exercise and are under a lot of
stress get sick twice as easily as
those who don't.
Not eating or drinking after people
is a simple precaution because
many germs are present in saliva
and can be transmitted easily this
Does this information sound like
something your mom would tell
you? Most people already know
these precautions and tend to
ignore them, but the simple fact is
that preventive measures such als
these really do help in disease prevention
and should be practiced. In
the future, listen to mom!
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