News

Aurora seeks student writers

Mon Feb 03, 1997 12:00 a.m.
Local aspiring writers now have a new outlet for publishing their
non-fiction work.

Aurora is a new, non-fiction magazine being published locally by UT
students and English Professor Randi Voss, although it is not
UT-affiliated, said Kristy Starks, coordinating editor ...
Entertainment

Revamped Star Wars remains 'all-time classic'

Mon Feb 03, 1997 12:00 a.m.
Last Friday, after 20 years of watching Star Wars on a 20-inch
television, I realized my dream of viewing the all-time classic on the big
screen.

With additional scenes, superior special effects and deafening sound,
Star Wars reminded me what ...
Sports

Vols maul overmatched Wofford

Mon Feb 03, 1997 12:00 a.m.
It was Smokey versus some Terriers on Saturday. Although the Terriers hung
tough early, the Big Orange bite proved to be too much.

The Wofford University Terriers were mauled 61-40 by the tenacious defense,
size and strength of the Volunteers ...
Opinion
UNTITLED COLUMN by Samuel Quinn

Academia's ivory towers lacking moats

Mon Feb 03, 1997 12:00 a.m.
Despite the long-standing vein of anti-intellectualism in this nation, no
person or group has ever mounted a successful challenge to the value of
higher education. Like a precious stone, higher education's value has
fluctuated on the common market over ...