Bush pushes fighting Iraq, domestic plan

WASHINGTON–Though crowded with proposals for new domestic initiatives, President Bush’s State of the Union address underscored how thoroughly his presidency is being shaped and driven by the fierce engine of war. His speech Tuesday night was defined by the prospect of military action against Iraq–if not imminently, then before very long. "We will consult, but […]

Campus Security Blotter

At 7:05 a.m. on Thursday, the rear window of a student’s car was cracked. The vandalism occurred between 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday and 7:05 a.m. on Thursday. On Friday two SPU students witnessed a freight truck hit a car parked on West Dravus Street. The driver of the truck left the scene without stopping. Security […]

News Briefs

Reality TV STUB’s annual Talent Show, with the theme of Reality TV, is set for 7:30 p.m. on Friday. Tickets are $7 pre-sale and are currently being sold at the ASSP office from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and at Gwinn during the lunch and dinner hours until Friday. Tickets at the door will be […]

U.I. expands its ministries

At the Union Gospel Mission in the Rainier Valley, a few dozen elementary school-aged children gathered in the gym for a game of tag. This experience was part of Urban Involvement’s two new ministries for children, called Passion Tutoring and Hope Central. The new ministries are designed to give children a safe place to play […]

War with Iraq?

When approached with the debate over whether or not Iraq should be attacked, professor of European history Alberto Ferreiro said yes. "If (Iraq) is clearly in violation of the United Nations regulations, there is no doubt in my mind," he said. "It only encourages other rough states. We need to make clear to Saddam Hussein […]