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Archive for July, 2010

Logan Library expanding to meet demand

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010 Posted in Opinion | Comments Off on Logan Library expanding to meet demand

By Caresa Alexander LOGAN—Patrons who have not been to the Logan Library for a few months are in for a treat. An expanded children’s area, a Teen Tech Center and a Family History Collections room are just some of the changes ...

Tourists trample ancient Peruvian wonder

Monday, July 5th, 2010 Posted in Opinion | 1 Comment »

By Satenik Sargsyan MACHU PICCHU, Peru—Machu Picchu, the lost city of the Incas high in the Peruvian Andes, has been re-conquered. This time, by tourists. Nervously chewing coca sweets on the bus to prepare for the altitude, and trying to hide the ...

USU business student loses backpack in Peru mugging

Monday, July 5th, 2010 Posted in Opinion | Comments Off on USU business student loses backpack in Peru mugging

By Satenik Sargsyan TRUJILLO, Peru—A USU business student on a summer study tour of South America was mugged in a Peruvian neighborhood while conducting research on micro-businesses. International business and economics junior Scot Mardsen was gathering data about Internet cafe businesses in ...

JCOM alum (almost) hits the links with Bill Clinton

Sunday, July 4th, 2010 Posted in Sports | Comments Off on JCOM alum (almost) hits the links with Bill Clinton

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.—JCOM alumnus Cody Huot, an assistant golf pro in Arizona at the TPC Scottsdale, pals around with visiting duffer President Bill Clinton, who was in town for a couple of rounds with some local political cronies. Huot, a former Aggie ...

Travelogue: The contrasts and markets of Cusco

Sunday, July 4th, 2010 Posted in Opinion | 1 Comment »

By Satenik Sargsyan LIMA, Peru—After visiting the major cities of the two most economically advanced countries in South America, Chile and Brazil, I was under the impression that the concept of “less developed countries” in this part of the world must ...

Business students roll up their sleeves to assess Peru entrepreneurship

Sunday, July 4th, 2010 Posted in Opinion | Comments Off on Business students roll up their sleeves to assess Peru entrepreneurship

By Satenik Sargsyan TRUJILLO, Peru—The USU business students participating in the Huntsman School’s South America Study Abroad Program started the Peru phase of their summer studies with a joint USU-Peru entrepreneurs initiative, the Small Enterprise Education and Development (SEED) program. SEED is ...

Are You Going to Eat That?

Sunday, July 4th, 2010 Posted in Opinion | Comments Off on Are You Going to Eat That?

By Michael Doxey LOGAN—In a day when processed food is available on every corner, health concerns have been raised about the diet of the American people. Fast food, prepared frozen meals, packaged snacks and candy may cause your denim to shrink ...