Argonaut 2006

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January 13rd, 2006 ASUI aims for low numbers in fee jump: Fee process begins this semester; HIV-positive man faces 15 counts; UI senior dies in car wreck during break: Martina Clark remembered for her love of children; finalists square off for A&A dean position; Coming out of Facebook (p8); Remembering a Jazz festival staple (p11); Faurholt and Mitchell lead Vandals to win (p13);
ASUI; HIV infectant; UI student death; A&A dean; Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival; Facebook; Basketball
January 18th, 2006 Mubita: "not guilty" to six counts: One women identified as UI student; Moscow merchants closing their doors; Mentoring lunch program adds personal aspect; New finance VP prepared for UI challenges; Spielberg in top form with 'Munich' (p7);
Mubita; Moscow merchants; lunch program; New finance VP; Spielberg
January 20th, 2006 Learning safe sex the hard way: Student talks of encounter with Mubita, Learning of his HIV status; Belton's charges increase: Wide reciever arraigned for disturbing the peace; Walking a mile in abused shoes; Rust prepares for pretrial conference: Fraternity, football player skirmish events continue; entrepreneurship program holds business plan competition; ASUI focuses on funding, gay marriage amendment (p4); Bulldogs Pummel Vandals (p10);
Learning safe sex; Football; Racism; ASUI; Basketball
January 24th, 2006 Alcohol task force preps for spring; ASUI creates file sharing ruckus; Legislature may vote pay raises: Second increase in two months averages 3 percent; Student health center may be relocating; Student faces life in prison: McNally found guilty of sex crime; Vandals fall to Spartans (p9);
Alcohol tasks; ASUI; Student Health Center; Sex crime; Basketball
January 27th, 2006 Marriage amendment returns; Living with the stigma of HIV: In wake of Mubita case, infected students want people to think; Seven more counts for Mubita: Public defender wants all counts in one trial; Woolston picked to head CAA initially; Eliott gets public defender for gun altercation: Prosecutor: evidence does not indicate hate crime;
Marriage amendments; HIV; Mubita; CAA; Gun altercation
January 31st, 2006 Jazz fest director to retire; Former adminstrator charged with felony: Schoenberg accused of taking money for personal use; Guilty plea for Belton: Faces fines, suspensions; Making Moscow looks like a million bucks; If you build it, they will walk; City, state and school work on protecting pedestrians; Change of plans for team: EWU drops UI for more lucrative deal with OSU (p9);
Jazz fest director; Football; protecting pedestrians; Basektball
February 3rd, 2006 Back to basics for ASUI; Salary survey shows faculty left in the dust: White says he is commited to raising salaries; Elliot gets new lawyer; UI residences looking for a few good RA's: Residence, RA's disagree on turnover; Rust pleads guilty to lesser charges: Initially accused of battery, football player pays fine; Vandals lose fourth straight (p10);
ASUI; salary survey; UI residence; Football; Basketball
February 7th, 2006 Holt bolts for Rams; Schoenberg: 'Not guilty' to charge: March 6 trial date set for former school offiical; Mubita pleads not guilty to seven additonal charges: Bond reduction denied, Moscow man remains in jail for now; 'Monologues' could be better than ever; Vandals win one in the WAC: Conference victory breaks 10-game losing streak (p9);
Football; Mubita; Prison; Monologues; Basketball
February 10th, 2006 Students join walmart fight; UI coach comes home; Keep it safe convinient, and affordable HIV testing; DUI charge for vandal quarterback; Grad student finds rare worm: Giant palouse worm rediscovered after 20-year absence; Vandals capture win (p10);
Walmart fight; Football; HIV; Palouse worm; Basektball
February 14th, 2006 The 20-year-old virgin: Not all UI students are sexually active, some of them tell their stories here; ASUI speculates on increase in student fees; Council busy planning vandal friday, recruitment; Perfecting his throw: Track and field athlete sacrifices other loves for primary passion (p9);
Virgins; ASUI; Vandal Friday; Track and Field
February 17th, 2006 Elliott court date picked: gun altercation charges move forward for student; Wright selected as Greek adviser: Wichman's DUI case on hold for now: Blood test still bot back from lab; Hispanic youth welcome their UI 'Challenge'; GRE ovehaul may not be setback for students; Utah state pours on (p9);
Gun altercation; Greek adviser; Hispanic youth; GRE; Baksetball
February 28th, 2006 ASUI brings the ruckus; Lead map causes safety concerns: Art work could give off lead, will be encased in glass; Women's rights recognized by worldwide day; UI muslims speak out against muslim violence; Vandals can't beat Techsters (p10);
ASUI; Art work; Women’s rights; Muslims in UI; Basketball
March 3rd, 2006 NROTC defends title on own turf: Competition is back at Idaho for first time in a decade; A world tour in six hours; Meeting reveals GSA/hall tension; UI students preparing for clean snowmobile challenge; GOP growing increasingly angry, frightened by Bush's missteps (p4); Faurholt plays in final home game tonight (p11);
NROTC; GSA; Snowmobile challenge; GOP; Basketball; Faurholt farewell game
March 7th, 2006 ASUI promotes fitness contest; Fraternity's probation ends; Schoenberg waives right to quick trail: Attorney, waiting on more documentation, won't elaborate; Building a diversity team: Student diversity center would provide a permanent home for diversity groups; Kappa Kappa Gamma celebrates 90th anniversary on UI campus (p3); Student abroad students get Olympic experience (p4); Idaho wins last home game (p9);
ASUI; Fraternity's; Student diversity center; Kappa Kappa Gamma; Winter Olympics; Basketball
March 10th, 2006 Student fees may raise 9.5 percent: Final increase to be decided by SBOE; Ruckus takes off on campus; Prosecution wants Mubita to stay in Moscow; P&Z asks developer to come back with different plan; Awards recognize gender activists; Idaho out of WAC tournament (p9);
Student fees; Ruckus on campus; Mubita; Gender activities; WAC tournament
March 21st, 2006 CAA proposal ready to go: Proposal to be considered by SBOE in April; Kempthrone could get a cabinet job; Wichman's blood tests over legal limit; ASUI opens the doors for candidates; Adminstration calls for public input on 9.5 percent fee increase: Officials tout advancements as reasoon for costs; Safety in stride (p10);
CAA; SBOE; Kempthrone; Blood tests; ASUI; fee increase; Track and Field
March 24th, 2006 Students in awe of Katrina; Housing trail date for mail theft set; Mubita trail begins tuesday: First day to be spent on Jury selection; Borah highlights fight over resources; Moscow residents extend 'Helping hands' to Pakistan; Bush passes the buck (p6); Running on the palouse (p10);
Hurricane Katrina; Housing trail date; Mubita; Borah; Pakistan; Bush adminstration; marathons
March 28th, 2006 The Vandal front porch?: An inside look at UI athletic recruitment; Mubita jury is focus of first day; Younger wells guilty of perjury; ASUI signup for challenge ends today; Greeks promise full week of events (p3); Pfeifer named new head coach (p10);
Athletic recruitment; Mubita jury; Guilty of perjury; ASUI; Greeks; Basketball
March 31st, 2006 Mubita guilty on all counts; Everett announces resignation; Prosecution declines to change McNally sex crime charge: Crime doesn't fit other law,prosecutor says; Everett announces resignation; Wolf winners include dean, rights activists; Win puts Michigan in NIT final (p14);
Mubita; Everett; Sex crime charge; Rights activists; NIT finals
April 4th, 2006 Beta member in hospital after plunge; U.Place suit ends: settlement brings some closure; Technology new, faster network aimed at researchers; UI club to take part in Model Arab league (p3); Terp women emerge on court (p13);
Beta member;; new technology; Women athletes at UI
April 7th, 2006 Housing beta awaits surgery: IFC, no investigation will take place; Bitterwolf sees silver and gold; Adminstration some dean searches near completion; Expo highlights graduate work from across UI; Bush authorized leak, Libbby testifies (p3);
Housing beta; IFC; admin dean; Bitterwolf; Bush adminstration
April 11st, 2006 Loan changes on horizon: All students affected by loss of in-school consolidation; ASUI election web bios copied in ASUI race: Bios will not be changed; Saturday is service day for UI students; Gift provides finances for CNR lab; Ruckus movie downloads delayed untill summer; The Canadian dream proves an alluring call (p4); Idaho perfect fit for Thomas (p11);
Loan changes; ASUI election; Service day; CNR lab; Ruckus movie; The Canadian dream; Football
February 22nd, 2006 Suspect identified in theft; Career expo returns March 1; Students lack interest in ASUI; Attorney wants evidence thrown out: Kovis says jury pool tainted, wants trial moved; Valentines take to the sky, thanks to air society; Idaho posts 20th loss (p10);
Suspect in a theft; Career Expo; ASUI; Air society; Basketball
April 14th, 2006 Schoenberg pleads guilty: Former adminstrator paid money, may serve short work release; ASUI debate marked by low turnout; Keeping the faith: Christian students work to balance their religious and college lives; Wichman pleads to smaller charge: Pays fine, goes to alcohol class; Football player charged with grand theft; Involvement extends beyond the Dome (p12);
Schoenberg; ASUI debate; Christian students; Football player; Kibbie Dome
April 18th, 2006 Voices against violence; ASUI center focuses on homeless; Creating a sustainble campus: Sustainability initiative created by students; Living with lupus nephritis: Constant pain, fatigue mark student's life; McNally sentencing postponed: Judge supposed to make decision today; Team looks strong in second scrimmage (p10);
ASUI; Sustainable campus; McNally; Football; lupus nephritis
April 21st, 2006 Fees cut to 5.85 percent: All schools receive trimming of requests; ASUI Mousseau, Fox lead wins: Student turnout 17 percent; ninety days jail, probation fopr McNally; A world against, UI muslims speak out; Silver and Gold game wraps up spring football (p14);
Fee cuts; ASUI; Student turnout; McNally; UI muslims; Football
February 24th, 2006 Not all residents oppose rezoning: Planning and zoning puts proposed site rezone on hold; Elliot pleads not guilty: Additional charge could mean another 15 years in prison; WSU researchers find cause of star in gems; Forum draws eyes to little known crisis; Hawai'i spoils senior night (p10);
Residents rezoning; Elliot; Prison; WSU researchers; Basketball
May 2nd, 2006 State of UI White, some should retire: University 'strong' president says; Students circulate petition for professor; Faculty discuss research, tenure; The golden age of Journalism (p5); Vandals sign with NFL teams (p9);
University president; petition for professor; Journalism; NFL; Football
May 5th, 2006 Students blast parking; Students get their cash: Projects fully funded, matriculation recieves cut; Mail theft Stephens granted a continuance; Adminstration finance boss has cancer, steps down: Adminstrator say Dunn will return following treatment; Atheist group takes a different approach to religious activity; Dead week ends with Jamboree (p15);
Parking issues; Funded projects; Finance boss; Atheist; Jamboree
May 7th, 2006 Jazz fest staff moving ahead with new leadership (p5); IRT scores with emotional and affecting 'grace' (p11);
Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival; IRT
May 21st, 2006 Campus, community remember former student (p3); The making of Moscow artist combines painting and emotion (p12);
Remembering former student; Artist from Moscow
May 24th, 2006 Graduate makes a home for local art (p5); 'Da Vinci Code' a boring film adaption (p10);
Local art by a graduate; Da Vinci code
June 7th, 2006 Moscow-Pullman highway gets a makeover (p3); War dissenters again finding voice in music (p15);
Moscow-Pullman Highway; War dissenters and music
April 25th, 2006 ASUI challenges parking; Art & Architecture board agrees to plan; Indian student drop due to money; Wood speaks out on emergency contraception; Gold grabs victory (p11);
ASUI; Parking issues; Art & Architecture board; Indian students at UI; Football
July 19th, 2006 Inaccurate asbestos rumors cloud theophihlus renovation; New multicultural center to be ready for fall: Center is the fast step in creating a diversity center; Fire schorches university inn monday afternoon, investigators say cause is still unknown; New UI general counsel appointed (p6); UI volleyball fourth in WAC coaches preseason poll (p16);
Theophilus renovation; New multicultural center; Fire accident on campus; New UI general counsel; Volleyball
August 18th, 2006 Greek tech, fraternities go online for rush; UI proposes new events pavillion; Catch-15, students, faculty speak out on ways to avoid the 'freshman 15'; Moscow construction continues; Campaign seeks to curb DUIs (p6); Riley, Glover share PGA lead after first round (p14);
Greek tech; Catch-15; Moscow construction; Golf; PGA
August 22nd, 2006 Communications initiative gives university a facelift; programs may be dispersed: UI students opting not to travel abroad, numbers show: Myths play role in keeping some students from studying at colleges overseas; Bush urges nations to join peacekeeping mission (p6); Defense improves, offense remains shaky (p15); Volleyball vies for positions (p15);
communications initiative; Traveling abroad; Bush adminstration; Football; Volleyball
August 25th, 2006 Schoenberg granted change of plea: Former employee found guilty, sentenced to one year probation; Tax change may affect students, study says; Moscow PD puts the brakes on; Construction will continue through fall; Astronauts arrive at Kennedy space ceter (p4); Vandal staff preps for Michigan state: UI coaches are studying their adversary for the season opener, but lead kicker is still in the air (p13);
Schoenberg; Tax changes; Moscow PD; Arrival of astronauts; Football
August 29th, 2006 Officials say PR campaign will give UI a new image; Top of the line: Freshman class boasts 16 national merit scholars; New center's opening delayed; Vaccine demand puts some in a pinch (p4); Vandal soccer scoreless in Cali (p9);
PR campaign for UI; National merit scholars; Vaccine; Scholar
September 1st, 2006 The golden rule of sustainability; Labor day woes: Gas prices soar, but don't keep students off the road; Students' travel site goes off the beaten path; Did Katrina reporting change TV news? (p8); Defining a team, The vandals' season opener will be a sink or swim scenario for several young players and new lead kicker Tino Amancio (p10);
Sustainability; Labor Day; Hurricane Katrina; Football
September 6th, 2006 Construction is bulldozing its way through campus this fall. The Argonaut takes a look at what the renovations will bring: Delta Tau delta renovations proceeding; Work on Brink-Phinney hall close to completion; Targhee hall closed, but work has not begun; Financial impacts of construction can keep future work from occuring on time; More classrooms for the TLC (p4); No lucky charms in weekend tournament: Idaho drops to 0-6 after shamrock invitational (p9);
Construction; Delta Tau Delta; Brink-Phinney hall; Targhee Hall; TLC; Volleyball
September 8th, 2006 Enrollment numbers down; Moscow picks up enrichment programs; Sign langauge will sign on at UI: Courses are a few of the community programs adopted by UI departments; Health issues become prevalent with smoke in air; Library changed in hopes of creating better study area (p3); NBC aided by flexible schedule (p11); Men's soccer club expects improvement (p12);
Enrollment numbers; Enrichment programs; Sign language; UI courses; Health issues; Library; NBC; Soccer
April 28th, 2006 Pins & Needles; Still crunching numbers: No definite answers yet on results of budget cuts; Touch screens stolen from Renfrew Hall; Equipment is worth thousands; Staying jewish without a Synagogue; Women's golf finishes third at WAC tournament (p11);
Budget cuts; Renfrew Hall; Jews; Golf
September 22nd, 2006 Don't fence me in: UI's new slogan opening minds, spaces; Barkdull heads to court; Audit reports funds misuse: Irregularities found at research facility in post falls, white says; Damaged commons on road to recovery (p4); Rainy day for UI soccer (p11);
UI's new slogan; Commons; Soccer
September 26th, 2006 SAEs help in busting guitar theif; From Vikings to Vandals: Exchange student and family travel from Iceland to UI; Restaurents keep spinach off the menu; Missing tickets not a myth; There's music in the air during surgery (p10); Youtube's dream could get clipped (p10); Offense crumbles at OSU: Inspite of defensive effort, the vandals left Reser stadium with not a point on the board (p11);
SAE; Exchange student from Iceland; Spinach; Missing tickets; YouTube; Football
September 12nd, 2006 Armchair superstars: A recent surge in the popularity of fantasy sports has pushed it to the forefront of American society; Empthy rooms multiply within the residence halls (p3); My African love dance (p6); And two steps back, After a crushing 56-10 defeat at WSU, Dennis Erickson isn't candy-coating anything (p9);
Fantasy sports; Residence halls; African dance; Football
September 29th, 2006 Naylor farms application rejected; Pullman plans for supercenter; Idaho's sales tax increases sunday; Student code of conduct may move off campus; Career expo comes to the palouse (p3); 'Round the clock senate bill failed, new bill put on table (p3); Debates surround marriage amendment: Anti-gay marriage effect is broad, panelists say (p4); Dance team impressive at recent camp (p12);
Naylor farm; Supercenter in Pullman; Idaho's sales tax; Student code; Career Expo; Senate bill; Gay marriage; UI Dance team
October 3rd, 2006 Spending one night out in the cold; Alumni get a taste of town; Vandals clench WAC opener: After a few frightening drives, the vandals shifted into gear saturday, putting their WAC opener in the bag with a 41-21 victory (p10); Cougars' talent too much for much for vandals (p10);
Night in the cold; Alumni; Football; Swimming
October 6th, 2006 Those who know him; Another fuel at the pump: Biodiesel available in Moscow, Lewiston; Larry Grant visits Idaho campus; Donors honored at Gala event (p4); Fresno state under fire: The university of Idaho volleyball teambeat WAC beat opponent fresno state in three games thursday night (p14);
Fuel; Biodiesel; Larry Grant; Gala event; Volleyball
October 10th, 2006 Last lawsuit set in university scandal; ASUI senate could be districted; Anti-gay marriage graffiti litters law school; Allies come out for national coming out day; UI, BSU tied for WAC top spot: The vandals' .500 winning percentage eclipsed last year's record after their 28-20 win over New Mexico state (p20);
Lawsuit; University Scandal; ASUI Senate; Anti-gay marriage; Football
October 13rd, 2006 Family, UI remember former prof; Mues takes on a position; Renfrew reopens after blast; Lecture address security; Students share a taste of Nepal's culture (p3); Stern uncovers raunchy ads for Howard TV (p9); It's a thinking man's game (p10);
Former prof; Renfrew; Security; Taste of Nepal; Howard TV; Boxing
October 17th, 2006 ASUI evaluates UI's new look; Students feed those in need; Governor candidates face off; NASA brings outer space to campus (p4); UI ruins LA tech's homecoming (p10); Boxers drop two, win one at WSU (p10);
ASUI; Governor candidates; NASA; LA tech homecoming; Boxing
October 20th, 2006 Judge, Wal-mart can open in Pullman; Unfinished memories: UI student Emilie Law's mother climbed Mount Rainier to spread her daughter's ashes almost a year after her death; Banquet fights world hunger plate by plate; Council questions campaign; Bush signs bill on detainee interrogation (p5); Vandals buckle down: Saturday's game is the event of the year for Idaho and it has an all-business attitude (p12);
Wal-mart in Pullman; Former UI student; banquet fight; Bush adminstration; Football
October 24th, 2006 Rape case trial date set; Stage lights and duct tape: UI students compete in Miss Idaho competition; Politicians rally for votes: Otter works to score votes outside the Kibbie dome before the BSU/Idaho game; As bike thefts increase, a bike lock is the best prevention; Gay marriage debate takes center stage (p3); Rebuplicans lead in two key senate races (p5); Welcome back, rivalry: Vandals fans wore T-shirts that said Boise state was in for a shock, and that's just what they recieved (p11);
Rape case trial date; Miss Idaho competition; Bike thefts; Gay marriage; Football
October 27th, 2006 Funds dip with enrollment: Provost hopes branding, relationship building will reverse area trend; ASUI Districting moves forward; Research stems from ethnic roots; Bush's signs bill to construct border fence: Congress yet to approve funding for 700-mile barrier between U.S. and mexico (p6); Exploring Korean cinema (p9); Women's golf puts a finish on the fall season (p12);
Funds; Provost; ASUI; Research about ethnic roots; Bush; s adminstration; Korean cinema; Women’s Golf
October 31st, 2006 Holistic harmony; UI employee partner benefits in the works; Getting to school one step at a time; Vandals return home after 2-3 road trip (p13);
UI employee partners; Holistic partner; Women's volleyball
November 3rd, 2006 Student victim of a knife attack: Suspect still on the run as of friday night; Criminal charges filed in scandal: Former vice president of finance indicated for misuse of funds; Vandals too much for LA tech (p11); Seniors end with winless soccer season (p11);
Knife attack on a student; scandal on a former vice president; Women's volleyball; Women's soccer
September 15th, 2006 UI graduate arrested on charges of rape; Garmet sales help Bolivians; Strategic plan evaluates status of education at UI; Food court puts new rules into effect (p3); Greeks continue recruiting into the fall (p4); Apple announces plans to sell movies (p6); WSU wins first of two (p12);
Rape charges on UI graudate; Bolivians; plans on education at UI; Geeks; Apple; Volleyball
November 7th, 2006 Shuttle bus may leave it's route; Grant program gives research oppurtunity; Errors keep women from first win: UI women's basketball falls 67-65 to Northwest sports sunday (p12); Idaho inconsistency help Aggies sweep Vandals (p12);
Shuttle bus; Grant program; Women's Basketball; Women's volleyball
September 19th, 2006 ASUI senate fills last position; Crash damages commons; Giant earthworm may wiggle onto endangered list; Cermony remembers lost soldiers; Bush to address U.N. general assembly (p3); UI professor goes international (p6); 'We'll take it' The vandals' 27-24 win over ISU wasn't glorious, but it was needed (8);
ASUI Senate; Giant Earthworm; Lost soldiers; Bush at U.N general assembly; Football
November 17th, 2006 VP blasts senators; Recycling day educates community; Students get a quick 'peep': Break in results in pornography on Commons TVs; Vandals tame Wolf pack (p9);
Vice president; Senators; Recycling day; Pornography; Volleyball
November 28th, 2006 Tying the knots post-HJR-2: The making of a legend; Elections will decide new senators; Former VP pleads guilty: Jerry Wallace sentenced to three years probation; 3-point happy Vandals now 1-4 (p8); Taking aim at hunger: A view from inside the ROTC Turkey shoot (p8);
HJR-2; Swimming; Former VP sentenced; Men’s Basketball; ROTC
December 1st, 2006 Fueling the future: From small begginings to global recognition, UI is becoming a leader in biofuel research; Mubita victim shares her story: Student tells about her relationship with HIV-positive Kanay Mubita; Refund issues for tardy bus; Vandals crash out of WAC in second round of tournament (p12);
Biodiesel at UI; Mubita victim; Tardy; Women's volleyball
December 5th, 2006 Stopping the poor advice: Students and faculty raise the standard for advising; Slump in voting turnout: Seven new senators elected by 6 percent of student body; Throwing around the Snowball truth; Christmas decorations light up Admin, spirits; Supreme court weighs diversity cases (p5); UI marks second loss to second SUU (p13);
Standard for advising; ASUI; Christmas decorations; Supreme court; Men’s Basketball
December 8th, 2006 Looking inside the core: Discovering what works, A look at the core discovery program; Nepal's first actress visits campus: Mother of UI student travels to Idaho for graduation; UI custodian linked to Dome thefts; Celebrating with Jazz (p15); Roberts presses to world title (p19); UI basketball home in double-header (p20);
A core discovery program; Nepal's actress; Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival; UI custodian; Power lifting; Men’s Basketball
November 10th, 2006 Stories from the skies of Iraq; Election brings no surprises; No leads in student robbery, knife attack; Election night 2006, Idaho hits the polls: Idaho, Latah county election results (p3); Democrates take over senate 51-49 (p5); Vandals take on North Dakota state at home (p10);
Stories of Iraq; Senate; 2006 elections; Men’s Basketball
November 14th, 2006 Restoring a promise: New UI efforts help American Indians on and off campus; Biodiesel breakthrough: $2 million grant provides new chances for UI program; Russell returns to Whitman County; New 007 Craig has the ladies shaken (p11); Vobora leads by example (p12);
American Indians on and off campus; Financial grant; Whitman County; 007 Craig