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  Current Issue: Fall 2003

The Idea of America

One of the world's greatest writers contemplates one of the world's most potent and best-loved national ideas, and prays for its renaissance. By Jan Morris
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The University's affable brilliant Muslim engineering dean, and his riveting story, and his dreams for a crucially creative engineering profession... by Todd Schwartz
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Taking the Veil

An essay on the significance of the veil to a Muslim woman's active faith life by Nancy Honiker
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A Watershed Moment

The University's 35 new riverfront acres (!!) ...
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An epiphany on the Bluff: an essay by Kim Stiles Calkins '99.
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Alejandro Santana

Philosophy professor (and former detective) Alejandro Santana.
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