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    Student Senate error to delay IVP Kinghorn’s formal apology

Student Senate error to delay IVP Kinghorn’s formal apology

Katy junior and Internal Vice President Lawren Kinghorn’s apology to the Student Senate has been delayed by a procedural oversight.

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Editorial: Baylor_snaps: Take down the account or clean it up swiftly

  Editorial: Baylor_snaps: Take down the account or clean it up swiftly

The Snapchat app developed a bad reputation almost as soon as it launched. The app allows users to send picture or videos to friends who can then view the media messages once for a maximum of 10 seconds. After that, message disappears, usually never to be seen again.

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Local moving service offers student chance to earn extra money, intern at headquarter

  Local moving service offers student chance to earn extra money, intern at headquarter

Students looking for extra spending cash or a rewarding resume booster can find plenty of opportunities in the Waco area as the city continues to flourish with new national business partners.

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Baseball falls to UH

  Baseball falls to UH

Baylor baseball was scorched by the red-hot No. 20 Houston Cougars 11-0 Tuesday night at Baylor Ballpark. Houston crushed Baylor’s pitching staff behind seven runs scored in the final three innings.

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Annual art festival to expand Waco’s cultural, creative appeal

  Annual art festival to expand Waco’s cultural, creative appeal

Art on Elm, a free event hosted by NeighborWorks Waco, will include more than 35 artists, 100 pieces of art, food trucks and five bands on Elm Avenue.

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He is risen: Professor’s talk sheds light on Easter story

    He is risen: Professor’s talk sheds light on Easter story

In anticipation of Easter, the religion department hosted a lecture Tuesday centered on New Testament accounts of the Resurrection, given by Dr. Lidija Novakovic, associate professor of biblical studies and the New Testament.

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Alpha Kappa Alpha suspension lifted

    Alpha Kappa Alpha suspension lifted

After being suspended for two years by the national headquarters for hazing allegations, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc will return to campus this spring, according to the national website of the sorority.

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Health providers’ execution stance pushes prisons to seek other options

  Health providers’ execution stance pushes prisons to seek other options

With the American Pharmacists Association taking a stance this week, the medical community is now united in its opposition to playing any role in capital punishment killings.

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Traffic affected by work on Fifth

  Traffic affected by work on Fifth

Fifth Street has closed down for scheduled utility work and will remain closed for the rest of the semester.

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Arts and Entertainment


Texas town celebrates life, music of Selena

    Texas town celebrates life, music of Selena

This year is special, though, as the annual Selena Tribute marks the 20th anniversary of the budding superstar performer’s murder.

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Rolling Stones announces tour

    Rolling Stones announces tour

The rock band announced a 15-city stadium tour Tuesday that will kick off May 24 at Petco Park in San Diego, Calif. Other stops include Columbus, Ohio; Minneapolis, Minn.; Dallas; Atlanta, Ga.; Orlando, Fla.; and Nashville, Tenn.

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Sports


Lady Bears poised to build on tourney run

    Lady Bears poised to build on tourney run

The Lady Bears crashed out of the NCAA tournament for the second-straight year in the Elite Eight, just one game short of the Final Four. Head coach Kim Mulkey did not think for a second to call the season a complete disappointment in the aftermath of her team’s loss in Oklahoma City. Quite the opposite, actually.

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Baylor WBB’s Davis named All-American

    Baylor WBB’s Davis named All-American

The U.S Basketball Writers Association and Associated Press both named sophomore forward Nina Davis an All-American on Tuesday. It’s Baylor’s fifth straight season to have a player named, as Davis joins Odyssey Sims (2012-14) and Brittney Griner (2011-13).

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Baylor WBB’s Nina Davis named All-American by two publications

  Baylor WBB’s Nina Davis named All-American by two publications

The U.S Basketball Writers Association named sophomore forward Nina Davis an All-American on Tuesday.

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Lady Bears end NCAA title run with loss in Elite Eight matchup

  Lady Bears end NCAA title run with loss in Elite Eight matchup

OKLAHOMA CITY — Sophomore forward Nina Davis scored 26 points, but it was not enough to trump the Lady Bears’ few, yet crucial mistakes in Baylor’s season-ending 77-68 loss on Sunday to one-seed Notre Dame in the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament.

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Opinion


Viewpoint: Understanding judicial system is crucial for presidential candidates

    Viewpoint: Understanding judicial system is crucial for presidential candidates

Sen. Ted Cruz announced his candidacy for president this past week, and several have begun to take a deeper look at Cruz’s social and political stances on past issues.

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The Bottom Line: Pell Grants: Invest in students’ future, see positive return

    The Bottom Line: Pell Grants: Invest in students’ future, see positive return

Through Pell Grants, Stafford Loans and other initiatives, the government places a premium on the value of education in the country, and realizes that the externalities education poses are immeasurable. Thus it is disheartening to see that, despite financial aid’s importance, Congress is now attempting to freeze maximum Pell Grant awards at their current value of $5,775.

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