TCU Daily Skiff Thursday, January 29, 2004
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Heading west?
TCU receives invitation to join Mountain West Conference
The university will announce whether the Frogs will leave Conference USA Friday.

It’s official: TCU has been invited to the Mountain West Conference.

Now it’s up to the Board of Trustees to decide whether TCU will move to its fourth conference in 10 years.

After months of speculation, athletics director Eric Hyman confirmed Wednesday that TCU has been invited to join the conference. The Board of Trustees will meet Friday in a regularly scheduled meeting and vote on whether TCU will leave Conference USA for Mountain West, chairman John Roach said. He declined to comment when asked which way the board is leaning, but published reports have indicated that the university will accept the invitation.
Allegations show rift over gays in Christian Church

A lack of regulations regarding ordination of gay Disciples allows regions to decide for themselves.
Campaign raises goal

TCU officials are reorganizing the largest fund-raising campaign in the university’s history to generate money for programs and pay for a multi-million dollar construction debt.
The painting’s not on the wall
A first-year professor has an interesting installation piece on display at the University Art Gallery.

You suck, you blow.

Cameron Schoepp explores the literal act of breathing in his exhibit at the University Art Gallery.

In Schoepp’s exhibit, “Room to Breathe,” there is not a single sculpture on display or a painting on the walls. Instead, the gallery walls are lined with what appears to be oversized bubble wrap. The only other aspect of the exhibit is the carpet, which is a sharp contrast of blood red and snow white. The colors meet in the middle of the room forming the phrase “you suck, you blow.”
Alejandra Galvez/Staff Photographer
Schoepp uses the open gallery space to set the mood.
Student Government works to eliminate loopholes to end improper campaigning

The Student Government Association will amend its election code to curb confusion for future candidates.
Bird’s eye view
Smith Hall
Holly Elder/Staff Photographer
The lobby adjoining Sub Connection inside Smith Hall filled Wednesday afternoon with students looking to grab a quick bite to eat between classes.
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