The State Hornet

Budget prior to partying

partying and ordering alcohol at bar:Students tend to spend too much money in bars and nightclubs, leading to financial troubles.:McClatchy Tribune


November 10, 2010

Talecia Bell Once again, after swearing myself to a budget of $60, I unnecessarily spent about $110 trying too hard to party over the Halloween weekend. As young adults, we have this sense of entitlement to party; many times, we mistakenly convince ourselves that spending for the purposes of having fun ...

Wii Play your favorite games without leaving the house

In Wii Play, gamers can play games such as billiards, air hockey and table tennis:photo courtesy


April 17, 2007

There are plenty of people who wish they could play billiards without having to pay. The same goes for air hockey in an arcade. Oh yeah, and who wants to go chasing after the ping pong ball every time it bounces off the table? In Wii Play, one of the newest games for Nintendo's Wii console, all of th...

Capped, gowned and hired

Image: Capped, gowned and hired:Dressed for success, University of Kansas students Brandon Trice (from left), Tom O'Dea and Ari Shapiro waited for job interviews last month at the University Career Center in Lawrence, Kansas. Experts say many companies are offering incentives to new gr:

Mara Rose Williams

May 24, 2006

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Tom O'Dea dressed for the hunt. His tie, perfectly knotted, lay neatly over the buttons on his pressed white shirt. His buffed black shoes complemented his charcoal-gray suit. The 22-year-old Overland Park, Kan., resident had gone to the University of Kansas Career Center in April seek...