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VOLUME 99 ISSUE 20 .-%...-, ...... ,,,.Ue. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2005



Greeks raise thousands in hurricane aid


By KIMBERLY GOUZ
Alligator Contributing Writer-

The Greek community is mak-
ing it look easy to help the Big
Easy.
All four UF Greek councils have
combined their efforts and expect-
to collectively raise between


$15,000 and $20,000 to aid victims can to help out," said Adam Martin, Delta Upsilon raised an esti- from the event will be donated di-
of Hurric..ri Katrina. president of Delta mated $5,000 at Saturday's Rock rectly to the American Red Cross,
ThEI money collected from the Upsilon Fraternity. Relief event, a concert that fea- separately from the collective
councils will be collected in the .. "I always try to put tured the band Ten 13 Concept and funding.
Gator Hurricane Relief fund and myself in others' four other local acts. "One of the brothers, a former
donated en masse to the American Hurnriahne shoes. You never Admission to the concert was president of Delta Upsilon, lived
Red Cross. KaTrina know when it's go- free, but T-shirts, pizza and com- in New Orleans and both his and
"When things like this happen, ing to be you who pact discs were sold. his family's houses are under 6
you just have to do whatever you will need someone else's help."' Martin said all of the proceeds SEE RELIEF, PAGE 10


STUDENT GOVERNMENT

Parties stand own grounds


Catch a rising star
Staci Good performs at Gator Talent Night at Abbey Road on Tuesday
night. Good will sing the National Anthem at Gator Growl this year.


By DAVID COHEN
Alligator Writer
dcohen@alligator.org

Student Government parties have long to-
do lists, and UF administrators agree that most
of the plans would benefit students if they
materialize.
The Gator and Impact parties announced
the platforms they plan to implement after the
Fall election next week, which includes 46 open
Student Senate seats.
Gator plans to close portions of University
Avenue during home football games for safety
reasons, renovating the Reitz Union Student
Activities Center and the Rion Ballroom, and
lobbying for wireless Internet coverage in resi-
dence-hall common areas.
Impact intends to bring free printing for stu-
dents in every CIRCA computer lab, increase
wireless Internet throughout campus, employ a
director of Asian American culture and bring an
"end to legacy positions."
Gator Party spokesman Thomas Philpot
said his party's platform is attainable.
"We want to make sure that students under-
stand that we are putting realistic goals on our
platform and that our candidates can actually
accomplish them," he said.
Impact Party spokesman Adam Roberts said
if Impact's platform becomes reality, students
would see results.
"If our platform were to be completely
implemented, I think students would see for
once that a party is willing to act in their best
interest," he said. "Not everything needs to be a
one-half-million-dollar project to be effective."
Student Activities Center receptionist
Karima Douglas said Gator's plan to remodel
the offices is warranted.
"More people want office space, and they
can't get it," she said.
Twenty-two of the 700 organizations on cam-
pus call the center their headquarters, she said.
SG adviser Chris Cupoli said the center has
had the same square footage since the Reitz
Union was erected in May 1967.


"This has been a long-range goal for
student activities for about five years," he
,said. "At this -point, we haven't figured out
if we are adding on- or just redesigning."
However, SG officials and administration are
in control of the recent state-released Capital
Improvement Trust Fund money, which
Cupoli said is needed to improve existing
conditions.
"One of the roles of SG is to advocate" for the
projects officials feel need the funds, he said.
"If our platform were to be com-
pletely implemented, I think stu-
dents would see for once that a
party is willing to act in their best
interest. Not everything needs to be
a one-half-million-dollar project to
be effective."
Adam Roberts
Impact Party spokesman

Impact's idea of bringing free printing to
students at CIRCA labs is being embraced with
welcome, ink-stained arms.
Computer Operations Manager for CIRCA
Daniel Delgado said the labs have never been
able to displace costs associated with printing
students' work.
"I think we'd be thrilled about it," he said. "I
think everyone kind of grumbles generally about
the price. I always hear some stuff about it."
CIRCA charges 10 cents for each black-and-
white page printed. Delgado said the printers
are strained on a daily basis.
"We really push the printers hard in the
labs," he said. "There's a lot of maintenance.
There's a lot more cost than just paper."
Interim Vice Provost for Information
Technology Marc Hoit said UF students were
billed $300,000 for 2 million printed pages in
2003-04.

SEE PLATFORMS, PAGE 9


M It's time for
junior Jemalle
Cornleius to step
up. Injuredreceiver
Andre Caldwell will
wear a medical
redshirt. See story,
pg. 27. But his fel-
low receivers must
crank it up a notch.
See story, pg. 26.


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UF's Lesbian, Gay,
Bisexual and Transgender
Affairs introduced
an updated Friends
Certification program
Tuesday in an attempt to
make the campus safe
for students of all sexual
preferences.
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STUDENT GOVERNMENT

Senate debates Alligator cartoon


By JUSTIN RICHARDS
Alligator Writer
jrichards@alligator.org

Sparked by controversy result-
ing from a recent Alligator editorial
cartoon, Student Body President Joe
Goldberg issued an executive order
at Tuesday's Student Senate meet-
ing halting all Student Government-
funded advertising in the Alligator.
Student Body statutes require
certain notices to be advertised in
"the newspaper with the greatest
circulation among University of
Florida students."
The Alligator has the highest
student circulation of any print
newspaper, but Goldberg said UF's
Wednesday Update and the SG
Web site "have more hits" than the
Alligator.
Whether these two systems can
be considered higher-circulating
newspapers is at the discretion of
the SG Supreme Court.
When a senator asked how much
money the Alligator could lose as a
result of his order, Goldberg said, "I


have no idea. Hopefully, it's as much
money as possible."
Sen. Christopher Eklund ex-
pressed concern that a separate
Senate resolution condemning the
Alligator would be seen as an attack
on the newspaper by SG.
"We all know that there has been
a lot of tension between Student
Government and
the Alligator on
issues completely
unrelated to prej-
udice," he said. -
Assistant
Black Student
Union Treasurer
Goldberg Tyler Redden
spoke in favor
of a resolution to condemn the
Alligator and urge local businesses
to withdraw advertising.
"This is for every single com-
munity that has been exploited and
,hurtby Alligator cartoons and Andy
Marlette's attempt to spark contro-
versy, and I'm pissed," he said.
Expressing frustration that
"every organization [he's] been in


has been criticized," Sen. Michael
Patrone suggested a new newspa-
per controlled by the university be
established on campus.
But "for now," he said, "let's
focus on the wound that's gushing
blood. Let's stop the damage."
Sen. Gordon Owen said he dis-
agrees with the cartoon but thinks
that Marlette did his job.
"The point of an editorial cartoon
... is to provide social commentary,"
he said. "Marlette does a pretty
good job at getting a good response
out of students."
The Senate also voted to remove
the Caribbean Student Association
from the SG budget, citing an inci-
dent last Spring when the organiza-
tion spent about $6,000 more than it
.had been allotted.
In other Senate news, the seat
representing both Keys and Springs
residential complexes was split into
two separate positions. The seat
representing off-campus ZIP codes
not listed in SG statutes was incor-
porated into what was District F and
will now be known as District E.


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New condom hits market


By MORGAN GELLER
Alligator Contributing Writer
Condom use may be more
exciting thanks to a new tech-
nological form of contraception:
the vibrating condom.
TouchMe USA hopes to kick
off its Safe Sex is Fun campaign
to promote sexual health while
promoting the new product at
UF.
The product runs on a mi-
cro-battery, which is inside the
product's vibrating ring and
lasts for 20 minutes, Davis said.
"It's great for women be-
cause sex would be more. ef-
fective for young women who
wouldn't be so experienced,"
Davis said. "It's also a great
backup if the guy can't per-
.form."
"It's a win-win situation,"
said Rachel Davis, TouchMe


USA's marketing director. "Safe
sex is promoted on campus, the
students promoting the product
'make their own hours and get
marketing experience, and the
company has a chance to sell
and promote the product."
Davis is hoping to contact
organizations such as fraterni-
ties and sororities to have them
sell the vibrating
Student condoms at events
Life to make students
more aware of the
consequences of unprotected
sex.
In addition, TouchMe USA is
planning to promote its product
at local bars and nightclubs in
the Gainesville area as well as
tabling on campus, she said.
The condom, which won the
Invention of the Year Award in
2003, is intended to stimulate
both partners, she said.'


It can be used without a
partner, and the ring is vacuum
sealed to ensure cleanliness.
Other businesses in
Gainesville are following in sell-
ing this new product.
"I'm glad it's out in the
store," said James Rountrye,
sales supervisor of Spencer
Gifts in the Oaks Mall. "It's kind
of unique, kind of new, and safe
sex is always a plus."
The vibrating condom
should interest people because
it's something innovative and
interesting, Rountrye said.
"We're the only store in the
mall that sells condoms, and it's
great that it's out on the floor
as opposed to being behind a
counter, and that way everyone
can see it," he said.
TouchMe USA expects the vi-
brating condom will have a posi-
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Editorial


Trinkets galore

SG spends student

money on self-promotion
We know you're a little sick of editorials on how Student
Government spends your money.
We understand. We hate to talk about money too.
But the election is coming up next week, so we're going to
beat it into the ground. Maybe someone will care.
The issue we want to address today is all the money SG has
spent on trinkets and trips.
We're getting really worried about whether there's anything
left in the SG vault. The next time Student Body President Joe
Goldberg creeps in to take more funds for SG interests, only a
few neglected foam alligators will be left.
Last fiscal year, SG spent more than $14,000 on memorabilia
that supposedly advertises that they exist.
We're all for more access to SG, but those commercials and
cutesy toys actually scare us away.
We want to know how much money SG gives student
groups for self-promotion like that. Sure, some of them spend a
little on the fun stuff, but nowhere near that chunk.
This is really just more of a central, recurring problem.
SG looks at itself as an organization that is more important
than the student groups they fund, and officials see students'
money as their personal coffer.
SG exists to responsibly distribute student fees and represent
the student body.
It does not need funding beyond what's needed to properly
represent the students.
This advertising only helps spread the smiling faces of SG
executives; it does not help the student body in any way.
We remember when Student Body Treasurer Lindsay Cosimi
wrote on these very pages that, if elected, she would make sure
that "Student Government funds are spent... in the best inter-
ests of the entire student body."
So much for that.
But what really gets us going is her spiel in the'same column
about how SG reserves are swelling with money and need to be
spent instead of "collecting dust."
Sigh. Lindsay, if SG reserves were so huge, then it was a sign
the Activity & Service Fee should be lowered or at least kept
constant for a year. As it stands, SG raises the tuition-funded fee
every single year without fail.
It's too late for all that, though.. We're pretty sure Cosimi
stuck to her guns on that promise and helped throw all the
reserves away.
We hope there isn't a key chain or fluffy toy crisis soon.
Where would we get the money?
Our all-time favorite classic SG fumble is fiscal redundancy.
More than $3,000 was spent to send a few SG officials to
Washington.
We definitely understand the need for our student represen-
tatives to go lobby the government for our interests. And we
know SG provides a few student organizations with funds for
the same type of trips.
We'll even agree with SG Lobby Coordinator Thomas
Philpot, who said it was "absolutely imperative" that the
Florida congressmen who legislate financial aid meet with rep-
resentatives of UF's student body.
But Tom, doesn't SG dole out $60,000 to a private lobbying
group? SG is also a member of the Florida Student Association,
which cost us almost $30,000 a year to join. We think we're
pretty covered.
So why do officials need to pay for individual trips to
Washington?
It's because all of the lobbying groups SG funds focus on the
state legislature. If officials think we need a face at the national
level, then maybe we should actually budget for that.
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Democrats need to vote for Roberts


Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee have
questioned John Roberts, they've challenged John
Roberts and when their moment of decision arrives
Thursday, they should vote for John Roberts.
And the Democrats in Senate should follow suit when it's
their turn.
There are certainly pragmatic reasons why Democrats
should acquiesce. Not least of these is the simple fact that the
Democrats are rather sizably outnumbered Roberts needs
only a simple majority of votes, and he has that in hand with
55 Republican senators.
With a defeat almost certainly inevitable, Democrats need
to ask themselves if the expenditure of money and resources
such a fight would require would be practical.
A battle over John Roberts would be more palatable if
rank-and-file Democrats had any reason to show confidence
in their party's leadership to fight the battle intelligently. As it
stands, the Democratic Party has shown a rather unfortunate
tendency to come out on the losing end of PR battles.
A humiliating Democratic defeat in this fight could only
embolden the president to try to fill Sandra Day O'Connor's
seat with the, kind of hardcore right-wing ideologue
who would make Roberts look to be the next William 0.
Douglas.
Of course, all of the above would be pointless if the battle
was a just one. From time to time, there will be causes so
noble they require decent men to sacrifice party, politics and
popularity in defense of them.
Shooting down John Roberts is not one of those causes.
For all the reasons why Democrats can't defeat John
Roberts, they're far less important than the fact that they
shouldn't defeat John Roberts.
No, Roberts isn't a conservative acolyte who will set back
jurisprudence 50 years. No, he's not likely to eviscerate lib-


Andrew Bare eral policies or destroy civil rights leg-
The Bare Truth isolation. In fact, the president deserves
abare@alligator.org a lot of credit for nominating someone
who earns skepticism from the right as
well as the left.
Barring something truly extraordinary, Supreme Court
nominees. (or Cabinet nominees or any other presidential
nominees) should not be vetoed on the basis of political
ideology. When Republicans speak of not wanting "activist
judges," they only mean that they want Republicans on the
bench. Democrats should not fall to that level of hypocrisy.
Furthermore, rank-and-file Democrats, and all Americans,
should be satisfied, if not ecstatic, with their representatives'
questioning of President Bush's nominee.
Civil rights, Roe v. Wade, memoranda written by Roberts
while working for the Department of Justice these and
all topics were open for free and vigorous debate in the
committee room, and they will be open to the same in the
Senate chamber. You can't intelligently advise or in good
conscience consent without going through the healthy ele-
ments of discussion and dissent inherent in a democracy.
Roberts' performance, while smooth and impressive, was
hardly transparent. Too .many questions were "answered"
with unclear or evasive responses. In a perfect world, he
would have been completely forthcoming.
But Roberts didn't obfuscate any more than previous
nominees; he merely did a better job of it.
The hard-truth is that George Bush will not nominate
a judge who Democrats like. George Bush is a conserva-
tive Republican, and as such will nominate a conservative
Republican.
That he's nominated someone Democrats can in good
conscience accept is going to have to be enough.
Andrew Bare is a journalism junior. His column appears on
Wednesday.


The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator.


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Letters to the Editor
Preparation was Nagin's responsibility
The editorial on New Orleans Mayor Ray
Nagin couldn't have been more brilliantly
written.
Speaking as the child of a county safety
and security coordinator, I can share what my
father has told me over and over again.
The best way to deal with disaster is
through preparation.- of which Nagin did
none.
'I loved that throughout this -entire ordeal
the blame was placed mainly. on the federal
government, while it was forgotten. that New.
Orleans has a government too.
Since when is it the Fed's-job to breistfeed
all 50 'states?
Assistance is their job; preparation was
Nagin's.
I say: don't stop at the sock in his mouth
and binding of his hands. I say we conk him'
on the head with a mallet. Then. when hlie fi-'
nally starts to feel some of the pain he helped
inflict on the people he claims to care about,
he'll have some sense of what the hell is go-
ing on.
Gabriella A. Vigier
3JM

Tolerance should reign in race issue
On the subject of Kanye West's recent
controversial statement, there seems to be two
sides: those who firmly agree with the artist


and those who think he is downright wrong
and out of line. Personally, I suspect that many
- but not all in the second category simply
dismiss him as another "angry black man"
who doesn't know how to control his inap-
propriate outbursts.
I like to call these people ignorant or even
racist.
However, I could not presume to general-
ize an entire group of people solely on the
basis that they have all come to the arname con-
clusion. I urge others to do the same.
Why are people so insistent upon taking a
defiant stance on this issue that West brought'
to the forefront? Does President Bush really
not care about all black people? We can have
our opinions just like we have our opinions
on many controversial issues, but it is nim-
porta.nIt to admit that none of us can possibly
know for sure the true answer to this ques-
tion. So why don't we stop pretending like
we all do?
It wouldn't hurt to debate this topic while
promoting tolerance and understanding of the
opposing viewpoint. West brings up a heated
issue for Americans to ponder, one that cannot
be swiftly pushed under the rug by silenc-
ing an open dialogue on the issue of race in
America. Perhaps we could all take a step back
and consider the gray area that lies between
what has become a black and white issue.
Jessica R. Ponn
2LS


Columnist ignorant of Leak's worth
I pity Coach Urban Meyer that he must
share his surname with Andrew Meyer.
After reading Andrew Meyer's column
Tuesday slamming Chris Leak, I'm dis-
gusted.
"That's right, I think Chris Leak is a bad
player he said.
I ,Could like to, get some of what he is
smoking because it must be some great
stuff Ha- he-watched the same quarterback
for the la-t three ea r that I have?
For a quar terbac k ho has gone through
the offensive philosophy changes that he
has and has produced like he does, Chris
LeMl is an elite one.
For someone learning a complex system,
a system that took Heisman candidate and
first pick in the NFL draft Alex Smith al-
most a full year to grasp, I think he is doing
an excellent job.
He hasn't thrown a pick yet, has five
touchdown passes and more than 700 yards
passing. Yeah, that sure sounds like strug-
gling to me.
Also, most of the media is not praising
Urban Meyer; they are actually question-
ing his offense. I don't know what media
Andrew Meyer watches or reads, but most
of the articles and news stories circulating
aren't praising the coach.
Another thing that shreds the author's
credibility is his statement, "You know


who else won a big game against Tennessee
early in his first season as Gator coach? Ron
Zook."
I love how he conveniently uses that
point to say why people shouldn't be ex-
cited about the "second coming of Steve
Spurrier," and yet he leaves out that Ron
Zook was also blown out of the Swamp
by Miami 41-16 two weeks before his
Tennessee win. And this is a journalism
sophomore? Please a real journalist
would do his homework before he spoke
out of his rear end.
Chris Leak is as smart a quarterback as
you will find across the nation, and he will
only improve in Coach Meyer's offense as
the season progresses.
As for Andrew Meyer wishing Josh
Portis was starting don't worry, he'll get
his chance.
Does Meyer think it would have been
intelligent to throw a true freshman into a
huge game against an awesome team like
Tennessee? I'm glad he's not the coach, or
we would be sitting at 2-1 instead of 3-0.
-Josh Portis has great talent and should be
a great quarterback for Coach Meyer's sys-
tem one day, but not now not this season
- when we already have a Heisman-cali-
ber quarterback running the show.
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LGBT program begins


By DIANA MAZZELLA
Alligator Writer
dmazzella@alligator.org
UF's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and
Transgender Affairs introduced
an updated Friends Certification
program Tuesday in an attempt to
make the campus safe for students
of all sexual preferences.
The training session was de-
signed to help faculty, students
and staff develop skills as allies
to LGBT students and fight ho-
mophobia and heterosexism, said
event coordinator Ben Witten.
About 40 faculty, staff and stu-
dents attended the session held in
the Graham Gallery.
"[UF] is an accepting envi-
ronment...not 100 percent
but friendlier than others
in the state."
Ricardo Cortez
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dent Affairs Director

Though impersonal, hospi-
tal-like walls and high ceilings
surrounded the group, the night
became more intimate when five
students shared their positive and
negative experiences encountered
as LGBT students at UP.
Some parents were accepting of
their coming out, and some were
not. One student described how a


classmate derided her in a discus-
sion about gay marriage.
A transgender student dis-
cussed the difficulty of going
through a name change.
Student Government LGBT
Student Affairs Director Ricardo
Cortez said the training would
benefit UF's attitude toward this
community.
He said the training "enhances
the campus climate."
"[UF] is an accepting envi-
ronment... not .100 percent but
friendlier than others in the state,"
he said.
UF Director of LGBT Affairs
Tamara Cohen presented models
of how people develop sexual
identities and how allies, or those
who support LGBT people, de-
velop.
The night marked the first
formal friends training by, LGBT
Affairs, Witten said.
It was more advanced than
other workshops given on campus
that focus on definitions of terms,
he said.
"It's been in the past five to six
years...that they've been really
prevalent," Witten said of this type
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Impact seeks Asian American director


Growl talent chosen


By NAOMI PIERCE
Alligator Contributing Writer

Some of Gainesville's hottest tal-
ent competed Tuesday as students
enjoyed a mix of song and dance.
Solo vocalists and dance groups
gathered at downtown dub Abbey
Road for Gator"Growl Talent Night,
auditioning for the chance to perform
at the world's largest pep rally.
Judges for the event included
Gator Growl officials, three UF bas-
ketball players including Al Horford,
and professor Ric Rose of the univer-
sity's School of Theatre and Dance.
"We had a great time out here,"
Horford said. "It was fun."
Rose had seen most of the dancers
before and praised their good style.
"It was nice to see all the talent in
the Gator Nation," Rose said.
Of the 16 performers, seven were
chosen to show their.. skills at this
year's Gator Growl.


First place in the dance cat-
egory went to EN2RAJ for its hip-
hop moves, while Xtreme Dance
Company received runner-up for its
country linedance.
Dance group Apocalypse's mix of
rap and reggae was a crowd favorite.
They performed at the 2000 Gator
Growl and said it was time for a 5-
year anniversary.
On "The show was hot,"
Campus said member and UF
senior Uthniel Etienne.
"We kept the crowd throughout the
whole show."
Staci Good was awarded first place
in the vocal competition for her sultry
version of "At Last." Runner-up went
to Kellen Malloy for his acoustic gui-
tar version of Ludacris' "What's Your
Fantasy."
All winners and runners-up se-
cured spots at the pep rally, as well as
the clogging group Soundstage, vo-
calist Tasha Youstin and Apocalypse.


PLATFORMS, from page 1

Vice President for Administrative Affairs
Ed Poppell said Gator's plan to close portions
of University Avenue during home games is
probably not feasible because it would severely
restrict east-west traffic in Gainesville.
"I do not think you could close University
Avenue for football games," he said, noting
the importance of emergency vehicles. "That
would be a very difficult thing to do."
However, University Police Department
spokesman Joe Sharkey said a portion of the
busy street is already closed during Gator
Walk, when UF football players are greeted by
fans as they arrive at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Both parties plan to. increase wireless
Internet coverage, but Impact plans to advo-
cate for the service across campus while Gator
is focusing on residence hall common areas.
Hoit said UF's wireless network has main
campus areas "pretty well-blanketed" and that
new equipment is on its way. However, he said
the absence of a tuition-inclusive technology
fee at UF hampers progress.
"That would solve a lot of our funding di-
lemmas," he said. "I'm running a huge deficit
this year. SG support may be very helpful.
They may be able to help fund some of it."


Both parties also want the Regional Transit
System buses to run Sundays.
Poppell agrees that Sunday operation is
ideal, but the idea hasn't been examined by a
discriminate eye.
"I can't say we've ever given it serious
consideration," he said. "I do believe that it
is something thaf should be evaluated. The
reason I say that is if you're going to have a
transit system that people are going to rely on,
it has to work every day. It would be a desir-
able thing."
Impact wants to create the position of a di-
rector of Asian American culture at UF
"Everyone should have their unique issues
heard on campus," Roberts said. "That's what
the cultural organizations are here for. There's
no reason that group should be excluded."
Gator wants to make it mandatory for fac-
ulty members to list their textbooks on UF's
Web site.
"Several faculty members are not participat-
ing in that program," Student Body President
Joe Goldberg said. "So when students go to
buy [books] back, they don't get as much
money for their textbooks."
Goldberg said undergraduate students are
losing $14 million annually because of the lack
of professor participation. If professors used
the program, students could save up to 62
percent, he said.


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AROUND GAINESVILLE

City group targets energy usurpers


By STEPHANIE RODRIGUEZ
Alligator Writer
srodriguez@alligator.org
Riding bicycles and taking
long walks could be in store for
more UF students.
The Gainesville Energy
Advisory Committee discussed
options for conserving energy at
a Tuesday meeting.
The committee suggested us-
ing traffic circles and coordinat-
ing traffic signals to lessen the
effects of stop-and-go traffic.
"If we need traffic circles,
well, then students will get used
to them," said committee mem-


ber Anthony Brennan.
Brennan also advised UF
students to stop driving to class
and suggested UF eliminate
on-campus parking spaces to
keep Gainesville's traffic at a
minimum.
The committee also dis-
cussed using solar water-heat-
ing as a method to conserve
energy.
A solar water-heating sys-
tem will reduce the need for
conventional water heating by
about two-thirds, according to
the Solar Water Technologies
Program Web site.
The committee also is ques-


tioning whether to continue us-
ing chilled water plants, which
consume more electricity than
any other single energy-con-
suming device. .
"[Gainesville Regional
Utilities] is pursuing all the cost-
effective energy conservation
potential that is available in our
community," said Mark Spiller,
staff liaison for the committee
and GRU analyst. "Our goal is
to achieve that conservation to
benefit all our repairs."
GRU has proposed a plan
- that includes six energy-conser-
vation programs including wa-
ter reuse, renewable energy and


energy conservation for coal.
As an incentive, GRU is of-
fering rebates of up to $250 for
participation in any of these en-
ergy-conserving programs.
Every month, the committee
will discuss one item that the
city can save energy on.
In an effort to become a
more environmentally friendly
community, the committee sug-
gested that citizens eliminate
the use of paper and instead to
document everything digitally.
"I would recommend using
PDF files as a format instead of
paper," said committee member
Chris Lanteigne.


Delta Upsilon Fraternity sets additional $10K goal


RELIEF from page 1


feet of water," Martin said. "He decided
to come to Gainesville after the storm and
was here during the event. He's really the
K' Wssaa w


reason we did it."
Martin said Delta Upsilon will contin-
ue to sell the remaining CDs and T-shirts
from the concert and its goal is to raise
$10,000.


Tim nussin/
Members of UF ROTC collect donations for victims of Hurricane Katrina.


The Panhellenic Council has also been
fundraising for the American Red Cross,
and volunteers from UF's 16 sorority
chapters have collected more than $7,000
around campus in eight days.
"People were so willing to donate,"
said Ashley Gomberg, president of the
Panhellenic Council. "We had people put-
ting $50 bills in our buckets."
Gomberg said she thinks the response
has been especially large because of the
ongoing news coverage in the aftermath
of the storm.
"It was just so sad to see the pictures of
all those kids who are missing their fami-
lies," she said. "Besides goods and money,
it's important to keep these people in your
thoughts."
The Panhellenic Council is joined by
the Interfraternity, Multicultural Greek
and National Panhellenic councils in rais-
ing money for the Gator Hurricane Relief
project.
"We folded our efforts into the univer-
sity's large hurricane effort that has been
coordinated by the [Center for Leadership
and Service]," said IFC President John
Dicks. "We were gearing up to do our own
efforts, but we thought that this would be
more organized."
- For more information, contact the
Center for Leadership and Service by e-
mail at cls@dso.ufl.edu.


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Online networking communities
like facebook.com are being joined by
a more specialized resource for Jewish
students.
. Miami natives and grandchildren
of Holocaust survivors Steven Linde,
23, and Andrew Resnick, 23, set out last
year to create a similar Internet-based
social network connecting the Jewish
community.
Linde, now a first-year law student
at UF, came up with JewStar.com when
he was a senior last year at UM.
"I came up with the idea to create a
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As students begin the new school year starting their
internship and job search is likely not first on their to-
do list. However, the process is not one that should be
taken lightly, or put off until the last minute. --
Students should attend Career Showcase on
September 27 & 28, from 9 a.m.- 3p.m., at the Stephen
C. O'Connell Center. Career Showcase is an event
hosted by the Career Resource Center (CRC) each fall
and spring, that helps students explore career options
and meet hundreds of employers that recruit through
the CRC in preparation for their internships, coopera-
tive education and full-time employment search.
Career Showcase will have a two-day format, tech-
nical and non-technical.
Day One, Sept. 27 (Technical) hosts employers
seeking candidates for technical positions in com-
puter science, construction, information systems,
scientific research, etc.
Day Two, Sept. 28 (Non-Technical) features em-
ployers who are hiring for positions in accounting,
banking, communications, consulting, human servic-
es, management, retail, sales etc. The new technical /
non-technical Day format that was piloted last spring
generated positive responses.
"The new technical/non-technical day format
gave students and employers a better understand-
ing of which day suited their needs and balanced the
flow of traffic," said Associate Director for Employee
Relations at the CRC, Tom Halasz.
More than 300 organizations such as Ferguson,
Pulte Homes, Boeing Company, McGladrey & Pullen,
and Southern Company are registered to attend
Career Showcase this fall.
"We've already surpassed our goal of 300 regis-
tered companies; now I hope that the number will
reach 350," said Halasz.
Halasz attributes the increased number of compa-
nies registered for Career Showcase to a number of
factors including; opening the registration process to
employers earlier, a smooth transition and energetic
start of the center's new Assistant Director for Career
events Kristen Muire, and a recovering job market.
Mark Lyden, Recruiting Relations Manager of
Boeing Company, believes that the upturn in the
economy has caused Boeing to look for additional
hires this year.
"We're always hiring, but with the. surplus, our
need is slightly higher," said Lyden.
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year to Showcase, Lyden responded "The diversity
at UF is excellent in the students and in the different
colleges.
It's really a one-stop-shop. Our company looks for
technical and non-technical positions, through UF's
programs we get what we need."
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UF hires also contributes to an increase in companies
recruiting through the CRC.
"We identified UF as one of the top Business (spe-
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Tacket encourages students to attend Career
Showcase and the Internship Forums as a way of
learning.
"It's never too early to find out about the process
and perhaps make contacts," said Tacket.
He recommends that students even at the freshman
level attend. Tacket went on to recount his interaction
with two impressive sophomores at the reception fol-


lowing the Internship Forum last spring.
"I have the names of two sophomores I met last
spring. It was too early in the
process for our hires, so I'll contact them before we
return to campus this fall."
Students can attend remaining Pre-Showcase
(Extreme Resume Makeover, Employer Resume
Critique, Internship F6rum) events or visit
www.crc.ufl.edu/showcase to prepare for Career
Showcase and their employment search.







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Fall 2005
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V/Attend a mandatory workshop
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/Sharpen your interviewing skills by
attending S.M.I.LE. (Sharpening My
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more information on S.M.I.LE., visit the
Web site at http://www.crc.ufl.edu/
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from school to travel elsewhere?
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opportunities.
BRIDGE (Building Relationships
through Internship Development
with Gainesville Employers) exists
for the purpose of providing lo-
cal, career-related internships for
University of Florida students.
Established in 2002 as a joint ven-
ture between the Career Resource
Center and the Gainesville Area
Chamber of Commerce, the Chamber
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Grad Students: Mention Transferable Skills To Showcase Recruiters
Transferable skills are acquired in one setting and applicable in others. The same writing and research skills which helped you write
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For more information on how graduate students can prepare for Career Showcase on September 27 and 28,
Please contact Lauren Pasquarella Daley, Assistant Director of Graduate Student Services,
Career Resource Center, 392-1601 x216 or LaurenDaley@crc.ufl.edu.


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Local businesses also offer career

and internship opportunities


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nesses' awareness of the numerouLs .
opportunities available in the local
marketplace. Although this project
is a rather common undertaking at
various universities nation-wide,
its establishment held significance
for the UF campus, in wh-ih stu-
dents searching foi professional
opportunities often overlook the ho-
cal market for lack of exposure and
a rather severe competition among
large national employers.
"Because many students associate
Gainesville as a small college town,
few take the time to explore the po-
tential for professional growth with-
in local businesses," said Heather
White, the CRC's assistant director
for experiential education.
"Others opt for taking a semester
off to travel elsewhere for an in-
ternship, ignoring the availability
of local opportunities."
Local employers, were less in-
formed about UF students' avail-
ability and professional--prospec-
tive, thus hindering potential for
local economic growth.


-"BRIDGE's greatest contribution
lias been the ability to link our local
employers with the UF student pop-
ulation to let them know about the
great employment opportunities.
here and to get the students more
involved in our community. said
Kim Tesch-Vaught GainetS vlle- Area
Chamber of Commerce, Directror of
Community Improvement. .
"The Gainesville Area Chamber
,.f Commerce has hired three in-
terns as full time staff in the last
two years,."
The Career Resource Center will
connect students and participating
local employers, ultimately facili-
tating greater connectivity between
Gainesville-area professionals and
UF students.
Interested students are encour-
aged to update their resumes and
plan to attend one of the manda-
tory BRIDGE workshops in the
Career Resource Center, beginning
October 4. All essential BRIDGE
information will be provided during
the workshops.
Visit http://www.crc.ufl.edu for
a list of workshop times.


TW filioriing businesesss were BRIDGE.
partcipantniLn Spring 2004. We aire.._
working on contacting new employers for -
this year. Attend a BRIDGE morksh6opfir.:
more iformnato onm wrinch employers.unwl-.
be recmiitimg i .the Fall.

Alachua County Board of
County Commissioners
Asterisk Communications
(WBXY-FM)
Blue Ribbon Realty
Incorporated
Campaign Graphics Plus
Early Learning Coalition of
Alachua County
Gainesville Area Chamber of
Commerce
Hilton UF Conference Center
Hippodrome State Theater
North Central Florida YMCA
State Farm Insurance
Santa Fe Community College
Alzheimer's Association of
North Central Florida
Boys and Girls Club of Alachua
County
Builders' Association of North
Central Florida
Burkhardt Sales and Service
Environmental Consulting and
Technology Inc.
Florida Credit Union


Gainesville Health and Fitness
Centers
Gainesville Regional Airport
Gator Domino's Pizaa
Gator Moving and Storage
Geico
Grandiflora, San Felasco
Nurseries, Inc.
Heavenly Ham Market Cafe
Moe's Southwest Grill
Mama Fu's Asian House
Hospice of North Central
Florida
Isabel's Delights
Junior Achievement
The Kaley School of Music
LifeSouth Community Blood
Centers
The March of Dimes
Naylor Publications
NeuroDimension, Inc.
Oak. Hammock at the University
of Florida
Premier Parties and
Productions, Inc.
Pro Gifts
Southeast Tissue Alliance
Stephen C. O'Connell Center
Tuscan Bend Apartment
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Hear what students are saying about Career Showcase ..-


Guillermo Moratorio
"I first went to the Career
Showcase in the spring of
my freshman year. I used
the CRC website to get the
basics on how to talk to
recruiters, what to say, and
how to approach companies
in your 'top 10' list.
"The most important
thing about my visit to the
career fair that time, wasn't
whether or not I got an internship, it was the
networking.
"I went back to Career Showcase, the following
fall; the same recruiters that I was interested in
already knew my name. The most important
thing is to head out to the career fair during your
freshman year.
"The networking ties you build and the
impression you give employers from going there
so early are huge bonuses towards getting an
internship or job offer later."
Guillermo Moratorio is a third year Industrial/
Systems Engineering student. He worked with Intel
Corporation in Colorado Springs, CO Spring 05
- Summer 05. He looks forward to a second rotation
with them next summer.


Brian Dubrow
"My summer was
excellent! I went to Career
Showcase in sophomore
year to check it out because
I knew I'd be back during
my junior year. In my
junior year I researched
m different companies that
t ... I was interested in. When
I went to CS I had a small
group of companies that I
talked to. You know which companies you like
by talking to the employers during the day.
The amount of information the recruiters gave.
me on the spot and their willingness to spend
time talking to me at the fair helped me decide
who I wanted to interview with. I didn't have
any worries about being a Liberal Arts and
Science major because I was well prepared. I
knew how to interact with employers through
training at the Career Resource Center. And I
knew which opportunities were a match for
my qualifications. Be prepared for Showcase.
Research companies ahead of time so you don't
waste your time talking to random companies
you aren't interested in.
Get involved in extracurricular activities that


can demonstrate that you have a range of skills
and experiences outside of the classroom."
Brian Dubrow is a fourth year Criminology major.
He completed an Assets Protection Internship with
Target this summer.


Stephanie Maria Leon
I attended Career Showcase
in my junior and senior years
here at UF and was able to
attain an internship which
led to a full-time offer with
KPMG, LLP. My advice to all
students who are interested
in pursuing an internship is
to start early and be prepared!
Go to Career Showcase the
year before you start actively
looking for employment so that you can get a feel
for the event and start building relations with
recruiters and take advantage of everything that the
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-Eleven, Incorporated
ercrombie & Fitch
venture
edited Home Lenders
A ntage Services Group
Agilis Engineering
Aidman, Piser & Company, P.A.
AIM Engineering & Surveying,
Inc.
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
Allegis Group
American Consulting Engineers of
Florida, LLC
American Express
American Express Financial
Advisors
American Express Financial
Advisors
AmeriCorps *NCCC
Ameriprise Financial Serrices Inc.
Anheuser-Busch Inc
Apex Systems, Inc.
Army Materiel Command
ASRC Aerospace
Auditor General State of Florida
Averett, Warmiis, Durkee, Bauder
& Thompson, P.A.
AVID Engineering, Inc
AXA Advisors
Ayres Associates
n & Company, Inc.
nk of America


Attending Companies
as of september 19
Bankers Life and Casualty CEMEX, Inc.
Company Center for Retailing
Bayfront Medical Center Central Intelligence Agency
BB&T Cerner Corporation
Bealls Inc Chen and Associates'
Becker CPA Review & Stalla :-Cherokee Enterprises, Inc
Bed Bath & Beyond Cherry, Bek -iert. and Holland
BellSouth Telecommunications Chevron
Berkowitz Dick Pollack & Brant Chick-fil-A, Inc.
Biological Research Associates, LLC Chico's FAS, Inc.
Black & Decker / Dewalt Children's Home Society
Blackbaud Cintas Corporation
Bliss & Nyitray, Inc. CitiFinancial
Boeing Company Citrix Systems, Inc.
Boston Scientific Corporation City Furniture
Bowyer Singleton & Associates City of Fort Lauderdale Police
Boyle Engineering Corporation Department
Bridgestone Americas Holding, Inc City of Gainesville
Bridgestone/Firestone Retail & Clough Harbour & Associates LLP
Commercial Operations, LLC Consolidated Graphics
Brown Shoe Company Constellation Wine Company
Buckeye International, Inc. Convergys Corporation
Buckle Countrywide Financial
Bureau of Labor Statistics Corporation.
Busch Gardens Cox Radio,
Buxton CPH Engineers, Inc.
BWXT Y-12 Crowe Chizek and Company LLC
Robinson Worldwide, Inc. CSX
Culpepper & Terpening, Inc.
,n, Giordano & Associates, Inc. l-fBmlerChrysler Services
ast-Crete Corporation Das, Mopk and Company
CBIZ D Monte Fresh Produce
CEI Engineering Deloitte & Touche, LLP


Department of Veterans AffaiS-
Dewberry
Dietrich Metal Framing
DuPont
Dyer, Riddle; Mills & Precourt.
Inc.
E.J Gallo Winery ':
C Consulting. Inc.
Lilly and Company
E s and Associates, Inc
Emergin, Inc.
Entercom
Entergy
Enterprise Rent a Car
Episcopal Children's Services
Ernst & Young
EverBank
Exxon Mobil Corporation Global
Information Services (GIS)
rm Credit of Central Florida,
g^ACA
Fstenal
CC Coleman
Federal Deposit Insurance
Corporation
Federal Energy Regulatory
Commission
Federated Department Stores -
FACS Group
Federated Insurance
Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.-A
Wolseley Company

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Tra n .port tion
Flonrila Turbine Technologies
Florida Turbine Technologies
Follett Higher Education Group
Foresite Group, Inc.
FPL Group
Fxamatome ANP, Inc.
Franklin Templeton Investments
O&K Services
GEICO
General Electric
Georgia Department of
Transportation
Georgia-Pacific
GeoSyntec Consultants
Gerdau AmeriSteel
Gleim Publications
Golder Associates Inc.
Goldman Sachs & Co.
Graham, Cottrill, Jackson, Batts &
Hostetter, LLP
Grant Thornton LLP
Greeley and Hansen
Greenhorne & O'Mara, Inc.
H. Lee M.:ffitt Cancer Center &
IRes-ea,'rh Institute
H W L,:hner, Inc.
Hajoca Corporation
Harper, Van Scoik & Co., LLP
Harris Corporation
Haverty Furniture Company
HDR Engineering, Inc.


Attending
Helzberg Diamonds
Herff Jones, Inc.
Hertz Equipment Rental Corp.
Hertz Local Edition
HNTB Corporation
Hollywood Woodwork, Inc.
HomeBanc Mortgage Corporation
HSBC
HSW Engineering, Inc.
Hughes Supply, Inc.
Hydraulic Supply Company
IBM
ING Financial Partners
Inla nd Homebuilding Group, Inc.
INROADS, Inc.
Intel
Internal Revenue Service
Intersil Corporation
Inwood Consulting Engineers, Inc.
WJabil Circuit
Jacks'onville Army Recruiting
Battalion
Jacksonville Regional Chamber of
Commerce
James Moore & Co., CPAs and
Consultants
JCPenney
JEA
JELD-WEN
Johnson & Johnson
Johnson Engineering
Jones, Edmunds & Associates
Kaufman Rossin & Co.


Companies
Keith and Schnars, PA
fim ley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
*Kohl's Department Stores
KPMG(
Kraft Foods
KVR Solutions, Inc.
Langan Engineering &
En environmental Services
Lanigin & Associates, P.C.
LBA Certified Public Accts
LBFH Engineering, Inc.
Lehman Brothers
LESCO, Inc.
Linde Gas LLC
Linens 'N Things
Local Matters, Inc.
Lochrane Engineering, Inc.
Lockheed Martin
LRP Publications
MALCTE(C Engineering and
Cvnultin.e, Inc.
Macy's
Macys Central
Macy's East
Malcolm Pirnie
Manatee Glens Corp
Manhard Consulting
Marriott Vacation Club
International
Masco Contractor Services
Maxim Healthcare Services
McGladrey & Pullen
MEA Group, Inc.


Medtronic
Merrill Lynch
Microsoft Corporation
Miller Legg
Milliken & Company
MindSolve Technologies, Inc.
Missile Defense Agency
MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Moore Bass Consulting, Inc.
Moore Wallace
Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLP
Motorola Inc.
MSCW
NASA
National Geospatial-Intelligence
Agency
National Instruments
National Security Agency
NAVAIR
Naval Surface Warfare Center
Panama City
Navigant Consulting
Navy Recruiting District
Jacksonville
Naylor Publications, Inc.
Nelnet
New York Life
News America Marketing
NFIB
North Florida/Westshore Financial
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Northwestern Mutual Financial
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NI Financial Services
jaygsons
sons Brinckerhoff Construction
Services, Inc.
ayless ShoeSource Inc.
PBS&J
PCL Civil Constructors, Inc.
Peace Corps
Pearson Education
Pender Newkirk & Company,
CPAs
PepsiCo
Perdue Farms Inc
Permasteelisa Cladding
Technologies
PETsMART
PHH Mortgage
Phillip Morris USA Inc.
Polk County Board of County
Commissioners
Polk County Sheriff's Dept.
Poole and Kent of Florida
Portfolio Center
Power System Mfg., LLC.
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Procter & Gamble
Professional Service Industries,
Inc. (PSI)
Progress Energy


Attending
Progressive Insurance
Prosser Hallock, Inc.
Protean Design Group
Protiviti
Pulte Homes'
Purvis Gray & Company, LLP
hlin Cohen & Holtz
iSys Corporation
P jdstad
yvRmond James & Associates
Raymond James Financial
Raytheon Company
Red Roof Inn, Inc
Regeneration Technologies, Inc.
Reynolds, Smith & Hills Inc.
Reznick Group, P.C.
Rinker Materials
Rockwell Collins
Ruggiero, Martinez & Norton, PA
MaME, Inc. .
rasota County Professional
Engineering Development.
Program
Save-A-Lot
Schlumberger Technology Corp
SCP Pool Corporation
Sears Holdings
Sherwin Williams Company
Siemens USA
Smithfield
Smoak, Davis & Nixon LLP
Software Architects, Inc.


Companies
South Seas Resort
Southern Company
Spraggins Builder Services
Sprint
SRD Engineers
St. Joe Towns & Resorts
St. Petersburg Police Department
State Farm
Stock Building Supply
Stryker
Sun-Sentinel
SunTrust Bank
1 Hill Associates, Inc.
Rowe Price
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Target Corporation
Target Stores
Teach for America
Tech Data Corporation
TECO Energy
Texas Instruments Inc.
The Crom Corporation
The Hartford Financial Services
Group, Inc.
The Mosiac Company
The Pepsi Bottling Group
The Sembler Company
The Zimmerman Agency
Thomas Howell Ferguson PA
ThyssenKrupp Elevator
Corporation
Transitions Optical, Inc.
TransPerfect Translations


TransWestern Publishing .
Air Force Civilian Careers
Customs & Border Protection
Nuclear Regulatory
Commission
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
United Space Alliance
United States Environmental
Protection Agency, Region 4
United Technologies
URS Corporation
US Army Redstone Technical Test
Center
UTC/Otis Elevator Company
oVe n Communications
tal & Wiler, CPA
Uware, Inc.
o z Surgical,'Inc.
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a a Securities
Walgreens
Wal-Mart Stores Inc
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Walt Disney Imagineering
Walt Disney World Resort
Wantman Group, Inc.
Washington Group International
Wealth and Tax Advisory Services,
Inc.
WebMD Practice Services
Wells Fargo Financial
WilsonMiller, Inc.
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8, CAREER SHOWCASE GUIDE, ALLIGATOREWEDESNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21.2005. :

Special Advertising Section




Internship forum to give students insider tips


By'valeria Lesto

A mere 10 to 15 hours a week could
set you apart from another job appli-
cant in today's competitive professional
market.
Internships provide you with valu-
ables' pre-professional experience by
allowing you to develop your profes-
sional and. interpersonal skills. It also
gives you the opportunity to network
with potential employers early in your
college career, thus providing you with
a competitive edge in the job market.
Additionally, internships allow you to
explore different aspects of your major,
that will help you make career deci-
sions.
"In order to best prepare themselves


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in securing internships, students need
to hear employers' perspectives regard-
ing successful interns," said Amelie
Romelus, the Career Resource Center's
graduate assistant for experiential edu-
cation.
The CRC's Internship Forum, which
has been held every semester for ap-
proximately three years, will be held
on September 27 at 6 p.m. in the Reitz
Union Grand Ballroom.
The forum promises to provide you
with an unparalleled opportunity to
learn more about internships and to
network with potential employers.
More than 200 students attended
last semester's forum.
"I am confident that student atten-
dance will increase due to our diverse
employer panel," Romelus, who is in
charge of coordinating the forum, said.
"I hope students take advantage of the
free advice the employers are provid-
ing."
This semester's panel includes repre-
sentatives from IBM, RSM McGladrey,
Harris, Target, the National Security
Agency and Microsoft, among others,
who will answer all your questions
about researching companies, market-
ing yourself to employers, preparing
your resume, obtaining a valuable
internship and any other of your intern-


ship-search related questions.
Romelus suggests that students in-
terested in a specific company should
make sure they research the company
and the internship positions it offers in
order to ask educated questions.
"Students will have the opportu-
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to worry about formalities or having to
turn in a resume," Romelus said.
Attendees will have the chance
to meet, greet and network with the
employers at a post-forum reception.
Students of all majors and classifica-
tions are invited to participate, business
casual attire is recommended.


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As one of the largest industrial
gas ,uppliei s in Lhe world,
Linde meets customer
requirements on a daily basii
Linde G3as LLC offers an
impressive list of products,
services and delivery
capabilni-es i the- Ulired
States, Production of industrial
and specialty gaies !s further
stienqihened by our 125-year
tradition of quality and
customer service,


HSBC Accelerated
Management
Training
Program


Linde has opportunities available in our Management Development and Sales programs.

Our Management Development Program is looking for candidates with a background in
Business for our Management Development Program. Participants will have a unique
opportunity to learn all facets of the industrial gas industry. Duties will include developing
skills in sales and marketing, production, manufacturing, customer service, logistics, and
people management

Our Sales Development Program is looking for candidates with a background in Engineering.
Participants in this sales development program will learn to sell our full range of gases and
welding products, services and supplies to our broad customer base.

We-are looking for participation and proven leadership in extracurricular activities and
internships. In addition, the successful candidates must have a strong work ethic, good
communication skills, financial acumen, problem-solving ability and be a team player.


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If you want to be a leader in financial services, will soon be a college graduate and interested in
working for the fifth largest company in the world as recognized by Forbes magazine, our Accelerated
Management Training Program can jump-start your career!
HSBC's Consumer Lending division, with more than 1,300 branch sales offices located in 45 states,
operates under the Beneficial and HFC brands and offers ah Accelerated Management Training Program
that lasts from 9 to 12 months. Our program is comprised of four Phases, which include basic Sales
Training, Advanced Sales Training, Basic Management/Leadership Training and Advanced
Management/Leadership Training.
During Phases 3 and 4, you will be assigned at least three management assignments, during which time
you will manage a branch office location. Upon successful completion of the program, you will be -
placed in a Branch Sales Manager position within HSBC Consumer Lending Branch Operations.
Through the training program, you will develop a basic understanding of Consumer Lending's role within the
organization, its strategic and operating plans, policies and procedures and financial and technical systems.
Responsibilities include completing the required training in a timely manner, leading a special project,
attaining personal sales goals through internal and external marketing of our loan products, and assisting the
Branch Sales Manager in the daily support necessary to effectively and efficiently operate a branch office.
Requirements:
* Bachelor's Degree with a minimum 3.00 GPA
* Must be willing to relocate within, assigned Region
* Proven leadership abilities
* Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
To learn more about our dynamic organization, please stop by our booth at the UF Career Showcase. Unable
to attend? Log on to www.hsbcusa.com/careers. Under "Job Search," click on "Learn More," then click on
"Continue." In the Job Requisition # field, type: 37952, then click on "Show Jobs." Click on Job Title
"Accelerated Management Trainee" to apply. HSBC, an equal opportunity employer, offers a competitive
starting salary including incentive compensation, plus all the benefits you'd expect from a worldwide leader.

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Classif ieds
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2005


ALLIGATOR
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S 2For Rent.
furnished e

It's not too late!
Escape the dorms this spring!
1 BR/1 BABRB*2BR/2BA*3BR/3BA TH
Cable*Gated*Sauna*24hr Gym*Tanning
*Close to UF!*Lease for SPRING*377-2777
12-7-72-1


Super Clean Studio
Walk to Shands-
Annual lease
Now as low as $355 monthly
inc all utilities ph 336-9836
12-7-72-1


NEED ROOMMATES?!
Private Bed/Bath, in 3/3 Apt.
$489 for all utilities, furn, & internet
Call 336-3838
12-7-72-1


BETTER THAN THE DORMS
Roommate matching from $430
Townhouse style*Furnished*All Utilities
Pool*Gym*Hot Tub*Free Tanning
Call for specials! 372-8100
12-7-72-1


HUGE *AFFORDABLE 1,.2 & 3BR
Spiral Staircase Skylight
Pool 2 Tennis Cts
IndvI lease & Utility Pack
Now and Fall 377-7401 12-7-72-1



Close to UF
FREE Roommate Match
FREE CABLE, FREE Utilities
FREE Alarm FREE Furniture
FREE Tanning, W/D, PC Lab
24-hr Gym, Gated Entry
Only $485, 372-0400
12-7-72-1


1 MO FREE w/ indiv. lease. Countryside, 1
mi from UF. 1 BR/1 BA in 4BR/4BA, Furnished
incl 51" TV, cable, DSL, washer/dryer, pool,
fitness center, $425/mo. Call 352-281-4588
9-21-20-1



1, 2, 3, 4BR Apts.
www.ApartmentslnGainesville.com
12-7-72-1


furnished


ONE MONTH FREE
+ Free Internet, Cable, W/D, PC Lab, New
Gym, 3 Bus Stops and Roommate Match!

The Best Student

Living and a Fun

Community!

Going Fast 271-3131
12-7-72-1


Walk to SFCC
Roll out of bed and
into class.
$399 Gets you all this!
Fully Furnished, Free Ethernet, Free Cable
w/HBO, FREE UTILITIES, W/D,
Roommate match.
379-9300
12-7-72-1

UF Living At Its Best
4/4 & 3/3 from $385 Incl. all util., cable, &
internet. On UF bus routes. Free roommate
match. MaCor Realty Inc. 352-375-8888
10-18-45-1

NS and dog-friendly roomates wanted
IMMEDIATELY! New appliances, wireless,
W/D, direct bus route and biking distance.
everything incl. for $435/mo. 386-795-5888
9-27-20-1

Large fully furnished room in a luxury 2
story house with prof. lady who is seeking
the same. The.Valley off NW 39th Ave. $125/
wk. incl., cable, electric and phone. 514-3409
9-30-13-1


DUCKPOND
1 Room in 2 story 3BR/2BA House. All util.
incl. Fully furnished. W/D. 514-3409 9-30-
13-1

CUTE, CLEAN, CHEAP!
1BR apt in large Duckpond home. Close to
UF. Pretty yard. Available now. $375/mo, utils
included. 378-4684. 9-22-5-1

FREE $250 FREE
Sublease available now thru May '06.
4BR/2BA Fully furnished apt. Great female
roommates. Within 1 mile of UF Rent $390 +
util. Call Mellisa at 305-318-1040 9-23-5-1


U For Rent
furnished

Room. in a home w/big yard for serious fe-
male student. Non-smokers, 5 minutes from
Campus, processed water, unlimited calls,
short term okay- call Barbara 352-376-9960
9-26-5-1


u furnished

*QUIET, CLEAN, LOTS OF GREEN
SPACE. Rustic 1 BR apt. $345/mo.
*1BR cottage $375/mo. Call 378-9220 or
mobile 213-3901.12-7-72-2

ACROSS FROM UF
1 BRs from $460
Laundry on site, pets ok.
700 sq ft, Free Parking.
Open Weekends 371-7777
12-7-72-2

LYONS SPECIAL
$99 1st month's rent
377-8797
12-7-72-2

Need a Rental Home or Condo?
Need A Tenant?
CALL THE BEST!





Watson Realty Corp. REALTORS*
www.watsonrent.com
Property Mgmt/Rentals 352-335-0440
Full Service Sales 352-377-8899
gvillepm@watsonrealtycorp.com
12-7-72-2

Wake up & walk to UF
Studios & 1 bedrooms
Starting @ $469
Pet friendly, Pool
*Come See! 372-7111*
12-7-72-2

JANUARY AVAILABILITY!
HUGE floorplans! Great Pools!
1BR $530* 2 BR $575!
Water/Sewer included!
Bike to UF 335-7275
12-7-72-2

LIVE DOWNTOWN FOR SPRING!.
Studios, 1/Is, 2/2s & 3/3s
Pool*Alarm*Pets Welcome
Available January! 338-0002
12-7-72-2


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*SUN BAY APTSO
*Some furnished avail*
**Walk or Bike to Campus **
1-1 $460/mo*02-1 $520/mo
www.sunisland.info *00376-6720
12-7-72-2

1 & 2BR apts. convenient to shopping, bus
line, and just a few miles from UF. Located
off SW 20th Ave. $375 $450, incl water,
sewer, pest control & garbage. Sorry no pets
allowed. Call 335-7066. 12-7-72-2

LEASING FOR JANUARY!
* Stress free living! Great rates!
S1 BR from $460 2BR from $530
* Beautiful pools/courtyards
* Walk/bike to UF 372-7555
12-7-72-2

2/2 LUXURY TOWNHOUSE
Close to UF & Law School
Free Tan, 24hr.Gym,Comp.Lab
W/D incl., Free Cable & Alarm
Call for GREAT Specials 379-9255
12-7-72-2

Deluxe, Large 3 or 4BR apt/house, 60
second walk t, UF. Remodeled, Old House
charm. Central AC, washer/dryer included.
Wood floors. With Parking. By Private
Owner. 538-2181 Iv message 12-7-72-2

-HUGE apt! HUGE value! 2BR avail. NOW!
1,2 & 4 BR units avail Jan '06
Pool, tennis, alarm, close to everything!
FREE UF parking, pets welcome!
pinetreegardens.com or call 376-4002
12-7-72-2

Deluxe, large one or two bedroom, 60 sec-
ond walk to UF. Wood firs, washer dryer
included, fireplace, patio deck. Can furnish.
Short term available. Private Owner. $495-
up. 352-538-2181. Lv mssg 12-7-72-2

There's no place like home
Make us yours!
1 BR/1 BA*2BR/2BA*3BR/3BA TH
Cable*Gated*Sauna*24hr Gym*Tanning
*Close to UF!*Lease for SPRING*377-2777
12-7-72-2

***Beautiful and New***
2BR/28A & 3BR/3BA LUXURY
FREE High-Speed Internet
FREE Monitored Alarm
FREE Cable/Tanning/Gym
W/D plus TVs in every kitchen
374-FUNN (3866)
12-7-72-2


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** ELLIE'S HOUSES **
Quality single family homes. Walk or bike to
UF. www.ellieshouses.com 352-215-4991 or
352-215-4990 12-7-72-2


SUN ISLAND
,1.1 from $480.00 2.1 $530.00
$99 deposit for Grad students
999 SW 16th Ave phone # 376-6720
www.sunisland.info
12-7-72-2

TRIPLE YOUR SAVINGS!
HUGE Townhouse only $1025
Cable*Pool*Free Tanning*Gym
Fall Specials on Now! 372-8100
12-7-72-2

PARK AT UF
Huge 2/2s from $625
Laundry on site, central ac.
Pets ok, private balconies.
Open Weekends 371-0769
12-7-72-2

HOUSES AT UF
2/3/5 BRs from $690
Wood Floors, W/D
Fenced in backyard, central ac
OPEN WEEKENDS 371-7777
12-7-72-2

LIVE STUDY PLAY
Luxury 3BR/3BATownhomes
Free Cable w/ HBO/Sho, Tan, 24 hr gym,
Aerobics, W/D, Gated, Pet Friendly, Alarms
*The Laurels, 335-4455*
*Sign today & save over $1050*
12-7-72-2

HUGE IBR! Move-in Today
Tennis, b-ball, pool, alarm
Pinetreegardens.com
376-4002, open wknds
call about specials 12-7-72-2

You can't go wrong with FREE
FREE Rent, FREE UF Parking FREE W/D
2BR/1.5BA townhome $669
Alarms, pets welcome, move-in today!
www.SpanishTrace.org 373-1111
12-7-72-2


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All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation, or discrimination because of color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or intention to make limitation, or discrimination." We will
not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis. All employment opportunities advertised herein are subject to the laws which prohibit discrimina-
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S-For.Rent -For Rent. q '_.Rent .
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*2/2 TWHN Avail. Now!"*
1.9 mi to UF-W/D*Garages
Free Cable w/HBO & Showtime
Free Tanning-Comp. Lab
04ts welcome-Private dog park"
Luxury Living 377-2801
12-7-72-2

Total Elec, 2 & 3 Bedroom, $395-$550, cent
A/C, pool, tennis, B-ball waste, pest, lawn
mowing. 251b pet $15/mo. M-F 10-6 or by
appt. Alamar Gardens 4400 SW 20th Ave.
373-4244 UF bus line #20 12-7-72-2

**IBR & 2BR BEAUTIFUL**
NEW kitchen, tile, carpet, paint
3BR/2BA Flats .$735/mo
2BR/2BA Flats ** $695/mo
2BR- over 1100 sq ft ** $695/ mo
1 BR-over 800 sq ft ** $599/mo
Close to UF, beautiful, quiet
High-speed wireless internet
$300 off deposit 0 376-2507
12-7-72-2

WANT THINGS FREE?
FREE CABLE*FREE INTERNET
RENT REBATE FOR FALL
HUGE THREE BEDROOM
CALL TODAY! 372-8100
12-7-72-2

NEWLY RENOVATED
Affordable, Quiet living
HUGE 1& 2BR Pool
Skylights 1.5 miles to UF
Furn Avail 377-7401*
12-7-72-2

ENORMOUS 3BR
Avail for Current and Fall
Pool*Tennis Cts*1.5 Mi 2 UF
Ind lease, Furn & Util Avail
Great Specials*377-7401 12-7-72-2

INDIVIDUAL LEASES AVAILABLE
NOWAND FALL SEASON
Convenient UF access
$325 to $575
Action Real Estate Services -
352-331-1233 12-7-72-2

University Terrace Gainesville
University Terrace West
-,, 9 Month Individual Leases
WID, Pool & Utilities $325-$350/mo.
Union Properties 373-7578
www.rentgainesville.com
12-7-725-2

Looking for a home? We have the
LARGEST selection of single family rent-
als in Gainesville. With over 100 properties
currently available, we're sure to have some-
thing to fit your style and budget. Visit our
website at www.edbaurmanagement.com,
or call us to find your new home today 352-
375-7104 ex 2.


EdBaur
-*** Monagemenl Inc.


12-7-72-2

*UPPER CLASS Students*
Perfect place to study!
FREE cable w/HBO/Show
FREE GARAGE*ALARM*WD
Gated entry*CompUter lab
Wireless poolside*FREE Tanning
1,2&3brs"338-0003
12-7-72-2

VILLAGE LOFTAPTS.
1BR LOFT APTS. 650 &750 sq ft. Starting
@ $490 mo. Quiet, wooded setting. FREE
monitored alarm system. 6400 SW 20th Ave.
Call 332-0720 9-30-21-2

CHEAP RENT 3BR 1 BA house
CH/AC, large kitchen, w/d hookups,
$625/rent, 503 A NW 19th Lane
Carl Turllngton Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 9-23-29-2

SEPT FREE! Downtown 4BR 2BA house
w/Living & family rooms, fireplace, parquet
floors, washer/dryer, $1050/rent
152,5,E 6th Terrace
Carl Turlington Real Estate, inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 9-23-29-2


2 bd/2ba, NW area, Central H & A/C, ceiling
fan, dish washer, W&D, 2 car garage, fenced
back yard. Close to Oaks Mall and North
Regional. Ready for Aug. lease. $860. No
section 8. Call 352-375-6754 9-30-33-2

3bd/ 2ba, NW area. Clean and spacious.
Fenced back yard. Central H & A/C. Ceiling
fans. W/D hookups. Car port. Close to law
school. Ready for Aug. lease. Call 352-375-
6754. No section 8. 9-30-33-2

3BR/3BA COUNTRYSIDE APT.
Close to UF on bus rt. W/D, utils, cable w/
HBO,DSL incl. $400/rm/mo. No dep. Female
only. NS. 954-680-0918, 954-328-2021 9-
30-24-2

Village West Apartments
800 NW 18th Ave
1 BR/1 BA $460-$520/mo.
-Ask about UF Parking Decal
Union Properties 373-7578
www.rentgainesville.com
12-7-72-2

Bel-Aire Apartments
636 NW 26th Ave.
1or 2 BRs $535-$625/mo
Ask about UF Prarking Decal
Union Properties 373-7578
wwww.rentgainesville.com
12-7-72-2

BLOCKS TO UFI Spacious 3BR 2BA, Bonus
room, Wood floors, fireplace, lawn svc,
Screen porch, w/d hookups, $1475/rent
1741 NW 6th Avenue
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 9-23-23-2

1st MONTH FREE 3 BR 2 BA,
Parquet floors, carport, screen
porch, w/d hookups, $875/rent
600 NW 36th Drive
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 9-23-23-2

3/2 PARTY HOUSE AVAILABLE
NOW. 904-710-3050
9-30-28-2

2 bed/1 bath- condo for rent $650.00 per
month. On 10-minute bus route, small pets
OK. Call Stacey 352-256-6361. 9-21-20-2

HOME OR OFFICE
3 fnd 1.5 NW area Close to banks, busi-
nesses and shopping centers. Central Ht and
A/C. Private driveway and space for parking.
Call 352-375-6754. No section 8. 9-30-27-2

3912 SW 37th St. 3BR
Great location, wood floors, newly painted,
off-street parking $900/mo
' Campus Realty 692-3800 9-22-20-2

907 NW 11th Ave.
4BR/2.5BA, wood floors, W/D, spacious inte-
rior, large yard. $1200/mo
Campus Realty 692-3800 9-22-20-2

Free extended Basic Cable! Pets Welcome!
1000 sq ft Split Floor PLan W/D Hook-ups
& DW. 1BR/1BA & 2BR/2BA Available. Call
Now 372-9913 12-7-71-2

Amazingly Affordable! HUGE 650 sq ft 1BR
1000 sq ft 2BR Townhouses & Flats
Discounted Rates Starting @ $380 & $480
Close to Santa Fe, UF & 1-75 332-5070 12-
7-71-2

4/3 & 3/2 HOUSES Walking distance to UF.
Newly remodeled. W/D, carport and huge
yard. Call 352-283-2828. 9-30-26-2

NW 39th Ave. Nice 2BR/2BA Gated patio,
trees. $510-$525.0 Extra large 2BR/2BA+
loft. With Laminate wood pattern floor good
architecture, good neighborhood convenient
$610-$6250 Call 373-8310. 9-22-19-2

NEAR LAW SCHOOL 3/1, $1200/mo. 1st,
last, sec. Pref grad. student. No pets, W/D
hook up, DW, wood firs, cent A/C, gas heat,
trees. Call Tom >8pm or wkd 954-529-4031
9-26-15-2

Walking distance to UFI
Completely renovated studio
Condos in Prairiewood less than
1 mile to campus. $450.
Call 215-5155/215-5506 9-30-25-2 .


Looking for an Apartment??? 1 BR/1 BA Condo
TC Lose to UF. New appliances. Call 352-213-
THE LEASING CONNECTION 3943 9-27-10-2
1608 NW 1st Avenue
Located right behind the Florida Book Store Nice & vey clean affordable 3BR/2BA brick
Plenty of FREE PARKING ho,,ue .162n NiW 55th, *t C-'Co ,t i= o C','


FREE Apartment and Housing
Locator Service

Call 352-376-4493 or visit
www.TheLeasingConnection.com
9-30-25-2

Beautiful, brand new Sorrento Subdivision.
2192 sq ft 4BR/2BA 2056 NW 47th PI.
4,6 miles from UF. $1550/mo + sec dep.
www.gatorpads.com or 284-0316 or 281-
0733 9-27-20-2

217 NW 35th St 3BR/3BA $1050/mo
Ceramic tile, large fenced yard, W/D, dish-
washer, carport, lawn care incl. Excellent
condition!
Call Campus Realty 692-3800 9-22-15-2

Affordable 3BRs close to UF!
1418 NW 6th PI.
W/D, fenced yard, private parking $950/mo
625 NW 10th Ave.
Private parking, W/D hu, Ig yard $900/mo
Campus Realty 692-3800 9-22-15-2

LUXURY 1BR/IBA overlooking creek
Washer/Dryer. Ready for immediate occu-
pancy. Near Sam's Club, on bus line. Close
to UF $560.
Andree Realty 375-2900 9-30-21-2

FUNKY LOFT APARTMENT
behind Leo's 706. Walk to UF & downtown.
$350/mo 333-9413 leave message '9-26-
17-2

SEPT FREE! 1BR Great value!
Only $449/mos $150 Deposit
CLOSE TO CAMPUS
THE WOODS 375-3077
9-30-20-2

FREE 1st MONTH! 2BR 2.5BA
TH in Kensington South, high
Ceilings, dining room, washer/dryer, pool
3901 SW 20th Ave #105
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com
9-23-14-2

Cute cottage 2 bedroom 1 bath with study
$750/mo wood floors yard service
316 N.W. 20th Ave. Green Tree Realty, Inc.
Barbara 317-4392. 10-3-20-2

Melrose' Bay furnished, 3 bedroom 2 bath
2200 sq. overlooks Lake Sante Fe
$2400/mo Seminole Ridge Rd. Green Tree
Realty, Inc. Liz 258-2437. 10-3-20-2

Downtown Alachua 3 bedroom 2 bath large
home $895/mo, garage,
Green Tree Realty, Inc. Barbara 317-4392
10-3-20-2

Cute 1 bedroom 1 bath with study, new ap-
pliances $495/mo 304 N.W. 19th Ave. yard
service, Green Tree Realty, Inc. Barbara
317-4392. 10-3-20-2

CUTE & CLEAN
4BR/2.5BA Vintage house in NW near UF.
Hardwood floors, cent H/AC, W/D, 907 NW
11th Ave. $1200/mo, Call 333-9413 9-26-
14-2

Nice home 3BR/2BA
Central AC, tile floors, carport, fenced yard,
W/D hookup. 328 SE 70th Street. $870/mo.
Pets neg. Sec. alarm.Avail immed 316-1637
9-30-17-2

DUCKPOND
Historic house, lots of charm, hardwood firs,
blocks to downtown, studio $400, 306 NE 6th
St. Call 538-6527, 379-4952 9-23-10-2

Near Campus Large 1BR/1BA $450/Mo
1BR/1 BA Historic Area $325/Mo
4BR/2BA 1 Acre Lot $1100/Mo
Pear Tree Realty, Inc.
Realtor 335-3802 10-10-20-2

4BR/2BA Double Carport, 2200 sq. ft. ter-
razo/ tile and carpet floors, inside laundry
room, large. fully equipped kitchen, near
schools, churches & shopping. $1200/mo
3708 NW 16th Ave. 352-376-2547 9-30-14-2


& Mall. Cent. H/AC, new DW, carport, laun-
dry rm, scr porch, fenced backyard. Avail
immed. $945/mo 1st/last/sec. 352-281-4229
9-26-10-2

New 1430 sq. ft. 2BR/2.5BA townhouse.
Master suite. Pool, hi- spd. internet, security
system. New appliances. Near UF. $1000/
mo. Call 954-755-1728, 561-912-6223 9-
27-10-2

3BRs for rent in a 4BR/2BA. $250/mo each.
Off Williston Rd. Contact Jen 352-495-8068
or 407-947-9748 or Denise 407-509-4574
9-27-10-2

Efficiency apt. in quiet NW, perfect for prof
or grad student, $395, includes all utilities
& cable, avail Nov. 1 377-1868 6-8 PM 9-
30-12-2

Close to UF Law School. 3BR/1BA w/extra
room $840/MO. Parquet wood floors. Central
heat & air. 303 NW 36th Drive. Call Merrill
Management Inc. 352-317-3418 9-23-7-2

NEWLY RENOVATED STUDIO APT. 1.5
mi. from UF. $450/MO Call Janet 871-5928
9-21-5-2

Casa Blanca West townhouse, 1000 sq. ft.
2BR/1.5BA, screened rm, W/D, pool, 2 bus
routes, avail Aug. $650/mo Call 352-359-
2594 9-28-10-2


ACROSS
1 Hollywood honor
6 Jackie's
predecessor
11 "60 Minutes"
network
14 Win by i
15 Writer Loos
16 Chow down
17 Spartacus
portrayer
19 Baton Rou g
sch. ,
20 RR stop
21 Ex-Saudi ruler
Saud
22 Not perfectly
vertical, fontwise
24 Pioneering child
care author
28 Butterfly, e.g.
30 Opposing group
31 Bakery fixture
32 Heels
34 Stop on a line
38 LAX overseer
39 "The racer's
edge"
40 Application
42 Kanga's kid
43 Make sense
45 'The Secret of
": 1982 film
47 Doofus
48 Classroom
jottings
50 Negev nation
52 "Landing It"
autobiographer
56 Conditional
release
57 Halloween
greeting
-58 Put on
61 Doc bloc
62 Inventor and oft-
cited eponym for
a phrase
meaning "the
genuine article"
66. Director's shout
67 Indian music-
maker
68 Ring
69 Bakersfield-to-
Phoenix dir.
70 Erupts
71 Paris governing
group


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3 Pone, usually
4 Inquire
5 Symbol of debt
6 Loa or Kea lead-
in
7 Director Lee
8 1,000 grand
9 Necessarily
So"
10 Manhattan
section
11 Yo-Yo Ma's
instrument
12 Fundamental
13 Hung-up
18 Protest
23 Cathedral area
25 Geologic period
26 Alfred E.
Neuman's
magazine
27 To recap..."
28 Davenport, e.g.
29 Program
punctuator,
briefly
33 Sleep trouble
35 Both sides
36 Seep
37 Home Depot
purchase
39 Spick-and-span


1BR w/ pvt gated courtyard
Small quiet complex located at 3320 SW
23rd St. Starting at $395/mo. Pets arranged.
Call 377-2150. Please leave a message.
9-29-10-2

3BR/2BA newly renovated condo. Close to
the mall. No pets. Smoke-free environment.
$1000/mo + deposit. Call 336-6421 9-22-5-2

SPECIAL REDUCED
3/1 1 Block to UF
1227 SW 4th Ave.
Remodeled, central heat/AC, wood floors,
clean. $975 Call 352-514-5060 9-23-5-2

3BR/Pvt BA. Available 1/1/06. 6-12 month
lease. Perfect for grad/intl. students.
Sparkling. Furn/unfurn. Large home in
Kirkwood. $400-$500 +util. 352-375-6996 or
352-284-0979 10-7-15-2 .

Apartment For Rent
Gator Place Condos
3600 SW 23rd St. Apt #4
2 bed/1bath $695 a month
Contact: Amy 561-252-5144 9-23-5-2


La Mancha Apts.
Enjoy all-inclusive individual leases within
walking distance of UF! Swimming pool,
laundry facilities, private parking. Make your
life easier today! Short term leases avail-
able! Call Campus Realty today 692-3800
10-17-20-2

JUST THE PLACE
Studio, One and Two Bedrooms
Pets Welcome (ask for details)
Rents start at $329! PLUS FREE RENT!
Call today! 352-373-7665 9-26-5-2


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battleground
44 Golden rule
preposition
46 Doctrine
47 Pal in the
'hood
49 Leo Durocher
sobriquet
51 Treads heavily
52 "Final frontier"
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55 Structural
supports
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daughter
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 20050 ALLIGATOR, 21


ure'. R RooRmmates"I -. Roommates a Furiishings


CLOSE TO CAMPUS
Available now!
2BR/1BAApt. $475
3BR/1 BA Duplex $600
MITCHELL REALTY 374-8579x1 12-7-64-2

NEW &AFFORDABLE!
Remodeled 3/1 house in nice NW area near
UF. New: kitchen/bonus rm, bath, tile/carpet;
appliances, w/d. Central -AC,big yard. $950/
mo. 305-297-4827 10-18-15-2

1st MONTH FREE
BRADISSEN PLACE Brand new construc-
tion. Large 2BR/2BA condo. W/D, patio area.
Close to Archer Rd. & UF. $725/mo. On UF
bus route. 317-5060 or 332-0841 10-4-10-2


0 1l Subleases


2BR/2.5BA Arbor East townhouse $655/mo
tile floors extra storage close to UF, Shands
& shopping 1st month free 1002 sq ft pets
welcome. Call 373-1828. 9-22-20-3

1BR/1BA in 3BR/3BA at Spyglass Apts.
W/D in unit. Utilities included no cap. Walk
in closet. Available @_ $450. Sept Free. Call
Maame 352-871-2254 9-21-10-3

1BR w/shared bath @ Campus Club Apts.
Rent is $3761!! All inclusive. For more info
please call Dave@ 863-944-5023. 9-21-5-3

Holly house 2BR/1BA all to yourself in SE
Gainesville historical district. On top of UF/
Shands bike trail. Huge yard & front porch.
Just $625/mo. You keep $300 deposit. 335-
6975. 9-22-5-3

ARBOR APTS. 1BR/1BA. Vaulted ceilings,
.all new carpet & appliances. Starting Jan 06.
$500/mo. VERY NEGOTIABLE. Call 321-
695-3021 9-23-5-3

TAKE OVER LEASE for a 3BR/2.5BA with
den, W/D, DW, free cable, free gym pass,
pool, bbcourt, tennis, racquet ball. Fun en-
vironment, close to UF, SFCC $975/mo. No
dep. Call 331-9133 Shannon. 9-26-4-3




MOST WANTED




















Brian Keith

Taliaferro

Black Male
(DOB 2/26/67); 5'10.",
185 lbs, Black Hair,
Brown Eyes

Wanted for:
2 Felony Violation of Probation
Warrants for Possession of a
Controlled Substrance and
Worthless Check


ALACUMA COONIV


CRIME

STOPPERS

Call (352) 372-STOP


Roommate Matching HERE
Oxford Manor 377-2777
The Landings 336-3838
The Laurels 335-4455
Cobblestone 377-2801
Hidden Lake 374-3866
12-7-72-4

Female roommate for one/two female UF
students. Quiet. Responsible. 60 second
walk to UF. Old house charm with all ameni-
ties. Avail Now. $400 up. 352-538-2181.Lv
message. Private Owner 12-7-72-4

Unfurn BR for rent in brand new, spacious
condo w/2 F, UF students. NW 55th St. Call
Lisa for details @ 352-514-1763. 9-30-21-4

F NS grad/prof needed for 1BR in BRAND
NEW 2/2 condo. 2 mi to UF on bus rte. W/D.
$475 + 1/2 util/mo. Common area furnished,
tile firs. 904-386-6485 or apena13@ufl.edu
9-30-32-4

REDUCED! M/F to share 2/1.5 twnhs w/ 20yr
pre-vet M. Pets ok. W/D, DW, full kitchen,
tile, pool in Mill Run. SW 20th Ave. $300/mo
+ 1/2 utils. 828-775-8807. 9-22-24-4

1 male wanted to rent master BR in nice
clean 3BR/2BA house 4 miles to campus,
new wood floors & appliances. $350-375/
mo + 1/3 util. Call Ryan 850-261-3571 9-
21-20-4

Roommates bring a friend. Share utils.
Houses on East University Ave. Bike or bus
to class. $475-550 + sec & last mo. Available
now. Call 352-375-4250 or 745-0785. .9-
22-20-4

Female student to join 2 females for your
own BR in attractive 3BR house near NW 8th
Ave, 3mi. from UF on bus rt. #43, tile/hdwd,
$275/mo + 1/3 GRU&HSInternet-digital
cable, avail Sept, 381-5597, 332-3852. 9-
23-21-4

Room in NW home. $350/mo incl utils &
DSL. No pets mature male non-drinker/
smoker. Avail immed (flex). Scott 335-8209
9-23-30-4

COUNTRYSIDE CONDO. 4BR4BA: 1BR/
1BA avail now. Ethernet, util incl. W/D, nicely
furn, secure. Exercise/pool. Direct bus UF 3
mi.$455/mo/room. Vanessa 352-217-3464,
Flo 352-357-9656 or 352-636-4814. 9-30-
26-1

2 Rooms Available at a House 705 NW 34th
St., Blocks Away from UF College of Law.. 1
for $280 or 2 for $500. Call Will at 352-375-
8699 or wcharlot@ufl.edu 9-22-10-4

Looking for female for 1 BR/BA in 3 BR/3BA
Apt at Rockwood Villas. Hi-spd internet &
cable. On UF busline. All utils, incl. for $500/
mo Rent. 407-970-0720 or 407-421-3121.
9-27-10-4

One roommate needed to live in 3BR/2BA
house on 34th St. and 16th Ave. Call
Michelle 305-322-6389. Rent $375/mo + 1/3
utilities. 9-22-6-4

Roommate 3BR/2BA, nice SW neighbor-
hood. Pool, DSL, HBO, $475/mo includes
utilities. Furnished optional. Female pre-
ferred. Call 772-201-9933. 9-23-6-4

Roommate wanted to share 1BR/1BA in
3BR/2BA house. Fully furnished, W/D, DW.
SW Gainesville, close to UF. 336-6421 or
850-496-0367. 9-22-5-4

Rooms for rent: Large, clean house. ClOse
to campus. High speed and cable. Large
yard. Two car garage and porch area. Rent
$425. For more info call Tre at 352-328-8878
9-23-5-4

1 BR avail in cute 2/1.5 twnhs w/vet stdnt, w/
d, fncd yard, pool, hi-spd int, new carpet, tile,
pets ok. NO DEPOSITS! $350/mo +1/2 util.
alexgatr@ufl.edu 352-255-7852 9-23-5-4

1 Male roommate needed. Serious student
to share 3BR/2BA house. Located south of
UF on Williston Rd. W/D, cable, wireless
DSL, $395/mo +1/3 utils. Call 258-9116
10-14-20-4

*TULANE STUDENT NEEDS ROOMMATE
to share 2/2 condo, includes::
utilities, cable, internet, w/d, gated, pool,
racquetball, fully furnished $125/wk
352-264-9821 9-35-36- 9-23-5-4


**.3BR/2.5BA Roomate needed in Cricket
Club. Allergy-free environment, covered
parking available, on bus rt. Incl. clubhouse,
pool, gym, laundry in gated community, $450/
mo incl. utils. Jodi 494-0405 10-10-15-4

Rockwood Villas 1BR/1BA Avail in 3/3
Condo. $460/mo +utils. Close to campus
& on bus route. Call Karly at 352-514-1617
Leave msg. 10-3-10-4

ENJOY A ROMANTIC OLD HOUSE
near Library downtown. $285-$360/mo +
utilities. Free internet access. Short term. No
pets. No smoking. Job opportunity available.
378-1304 9-26-5-4

Beautiful home in tress on quiet street near
UF. Quiet for study. Gourmet kitchen, fire-
place, hi-spd DSL internet, cable TV, W/D,
cent A/C, large yard, cats welcome. $340+
utils. 352-271-8711 9-26-5-4

1 MONTH FREE. Furnished 1 BR/1 BA avail-
able immediately in 3BR/3BA Campus Lodge
Apt. W/D, screened porch. Great location
$534/mo 757-348-8767 9-26-5-4

Rooms. $75-$85 P/W utilities color tv max
cab. w/m on bus r/t. 3 mi from Univ Ave +
Main St. But rent + utility. (negotiable) for one
day work. 376-0384 for all info. 10-4-10-4

Roommate needed: 1BR, private bath.
House on 441 just outside Gville. Rent $250
plus half cable & utilities. Porch, garage, gat-
ed community. Females only. Pets allowed.
Call Sara 352-359-0839 9-27-5-4


5 'Real Estate"

Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile
home and much more in the ALLIGATOR
CLASSIFIEDSI Reach over 24,000 possible
buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over
the phone. Please Call 373-Find

Quad-, Tri-, or Duplex w/pvt parking, extra
land, 60 sec walk to UF. Exc cond. House
3/4BR, 2BA, wd firs, covered prch, concrete
patio, garage/work-shop. Pvt Owner. 352-
538-2181 Iv mssg 12-7-72-5

Existing condos & luxury condos near UF
at affordable prices. For more information,
visit www.mattpricerealtor.com or call
today Matt Price 352-281-3551 Campus
Realty Group 9:30-27-5

JACKSON SQUARE
Spectacular university views. Walk to UF &
the stadium. Classic New Orleans appeal
with state-of-the-art luxury. Reserve today.
52 units available. Starting in mid-300's. Call
Eric Wild 870-9453 12-7-80-5

UNIVERSITY TERRACE CONDO
4BR/4BA, 3 leases signed for next year. Call
for details 407-620-1555 9-30-28-5


2 bed/ 1 bath condo on 10-minute bus
route. Only $89,900. Call Kenny Gibbs with
Campus Realty (352)494-0012. 9-21-20-5

TIRED OF RENTING?
I can help you find a house or condo
in the UF area. Call Brett Wherry
at 352-412-8662
Century 21 Classic Properties 352-331-2100
9-23-15-5


Fu n niShings


BED-Queen, orthopedic, extra thick, pillow-
top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still
in plastic. Sacrifice $110. Call 352-372-7490
will deliver. 12-7-72-6

BED FULL SIZE ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top
mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic
w/warranty. Can deliver. Sacrifice $85. Call
352-377-9846 12-7-72-6

MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT
Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must
sell. Can deliver. Retail $2300. Sacrifice
$550 352-372-7490 12-7-72-6

BED King Pillowtop mattress & box springs.
Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never
been used, in plastic with warranty. Sell
$170. Call 352-372-8588 Can deliver. 12-
7-72-6


CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop
Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost
$1500, sacrifice $550 352-333-7516

Sofa $185 Brand new in pkg 333-7516
12-7-72-6

BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king
bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests
avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can de-
liver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1400
(352) 372-7490 12-7-72-6

SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather.
Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail
$2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846
12-7-72-6

DINING ROOM Beautiful cherry set w/table,
6 Chippendale chairs, hutch & buffet. New,
still in boxes. Retail $5200, sacrifice $1100.
Must sell. Can deliver. 352-372-8588 12-
7-72-6

FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/
mattress. New, in box. $160 332 9899

DINETTE SET 5pc $85 Brand new in box.
Never used. 352-377-9846 12-7-72-6

BEDS Full mattress & boxspring sets $49
* Queen sets $89 Single sets $39 *King
sets $99 0 From estate sale. Safe pine bunk
bed $109. 376-0939/378-0497.
CALL-A-MATTRESS 4370 SW 20th Ave.
12-7-72-6

MEMORY FOAM same as Temperpedia.
Save 50% & more. Other close-outs. 0 twin
sets $89 *full sets $129 *queen sets $149
*king sets $189 Student discounts apply.
4370 SW 20th Ave. 376-0953. We deliver.
12-7-72-6

Beds, Futons, Furniture,-King Sealy sets
$299; new sofas for $299; oak futons $169;
sofa & loveseat $399; dinettes, desks, all
on sale *New Location* 140 NW 6th St
Morrells Furniture Outlet. 352-378-3400
12-7-81-6

"BEDS ALL BRAND NEW**
Orthopedic pillow-top sets.
**Full-$100 Queen-$130 King-$195**
Brand name matching sets not used or re-
furbished. Still in plastic, direct from factory!
A better product at a better price. Wholesale
Furniture Dealer (3205 SW 40th Blvd. off
Archer Rd.) 376-1600. Ask for Rachel or
Brian 12-7-72-6


Bed All New Queen orthopedic pillow-top
mattress & box set. Still in plastic with war-
ranty. Can Deliver. $130 (352) 264-9799
12-7-72-6

Bed $100 All New Full size orthopedic mat-
tress set. Brand new, still in plastic, w/ war-
ranty. Can Deliver.352-376-1600 12-7-72-6

Bedroom Set Brand New! Still in boxes! HB
- $125, NS $75, Dresser $135, Mirror $75,
Chest $135. Can Deliver. (352) 264-9799
,12-7-72-6

Dinette Set $125 Brand New 5 pc set in
box, never used! Can Deliver 494-0333

Sofa -'$225 Brand New! Loveseat $170 Still
in package, never used. Can Del. 376-1600
12-7-72-6

Pool Table Gorgeous 8 All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved
legs. Br. New still in crate. Cost $4,500. Sell
$1,350. Can Deliver. 264-9799 12-7-72-6


Hot Tub/Spa $1795.00 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cup-holders, 110v en-
ergy efficient with warranty. Free Delivery.
264-9799 12-7-72-6

DIAL-A-WASHER
Washer & Dryer leasing $160/semester or
$300/year. Call 352-318-3721 9-30-32-6

**BEDS ALL BRAND NEW"
**Full $90 Queen $110 King $170"
Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name
matching sets not used or refurbished. Still
in plastic, direct from factory 352-333-7516.
12-7-72-6

BED- QUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mat-
tress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand
new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver.
$115 352-377-9846. 12-7-72-6


Bed- All New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop
mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with
warranty. Can deliver. $170 352-333-7516.
12-7-72-6

Bedroom Set- $325 BRAND NEW. Still
in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboatd, 2
Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must
sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 12-7-72-6

Futon $160 Solid Oak Mission Style with
plush mattress. All brand NEW still in box.
Can deliver. 352-333-7516 12-7-72-6

Pool Table Gorgeous 8" All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved.jlgs.
Brand new still in crate. MUST SELL Retail
$5500. Sell $950. Can deliver 352-377-9846
12-7-72-6

Hot Tub/Spa $1295 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cupholders, 110-v
energy efficient with warranty. Free delivery,
MUST SELL 352-372-8588 12-7-72-6

Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box.
New, in plastic, warr. Can del. $90 317-4031

Sofa $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still in
pkg. Can del 352-333-7516
12-7-72-6

FUTONS BEDS FURNITURE
LOW PRICES & LARGE SELECTION
Dumas Discount 371-4422 1201 E. Univ. Av.
New Used 0 Buy Sell 12-7-59-6

Used Appliances
Washers/Dryers, Refrigerators & Stoves
$125 each (352)378-4578 10-12-20-6

APT CONTENTS Modern furniture. Exc
cond. <2yrs old: dining table $250, sofa
$200, coffee table $120, shelf unit $25,
garden table/chairs; Ikea queen bedset incl.
mattress, 2 bedside tables, chest of drawers
$450. Kitchen equipment, lamps, port CD
radio & more. 352-219-0236. Visit 9am-1pm
Sun 9/25 Apt J-301, Haile Village Center
9158 51st Rd 3rd fir above Village Market.
9-23-3-6


SCompqUters'
'-





12-7-72-7

Computer HELP fast! A+ Computer Geek
House/dorm 59 min response. No waiting/
unplugging/hassels. $30 Gator Discount
w/student ID. M/F Cert MCSE technicians.
333-8404. www.AComputerGeek.com 12-
7-72-7

Cash Paid Laptop PCs
SALES 0 SERVICE 0 PARTS ,
www.pcrecycle.biz 336-0075 12-7-72-7

"COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS"
Network specialists.
We buy computers and laptops
Working and Non-working
378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street
12-7-72-7


12-7-69-7

GATORNERD.COM
- computer/laptop repair
- virus, spyware, hardware
- $10 discounts, cheapest!
- home/dorm 352-219-2980 -
12-7-69-7

Dual 21" Sun/Sony Flat CRT Monitors.
Perfect for Graphics & Audio Workstations.
$500 obo. John @ 850-832-0888 or
sonicj@gmail.com for Pics. Monitors located
in Gainesville. 9-26-4-7


Classifieds...
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22, ALLIGATOR U WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2005


lt Computers Motorcycl Mopeds


Autos -. -Autos


G'ville Computer Repair
Service on all PC MAC and Networks. 1204
NW 13th St, Ste #10. 352-337-2500 12-7-
53-7


1 ,Electronics


DISCOUNT HI-FI
722 S. Main 0 The Red Bldg
WE ARE CHEAPER
12-7,,72-8

GATOR CAR ALARMS Take a bite out of
crime $99.95. Installed FREE. Gainesville's
oldest car alarm and car stereo specialty
store. 373-3754 Audio Outlet. 12-7-84-8

Car stereo, car alarms, mobile video, mobile
navigation, custom wheels and tires, and
automobile performance at Sound Depot &
Performance. 374-7700 sdp-alligator.com.
12-7-72-8

MESABOOGIEAMP. Nomad 45 GuitarAmp.
All tubes, 3 channel. Excellent condition.
$650 OBO. Call Sunil at 352-278-0232 and
leave message. 9-22-5-8

32" SHARP TV
PERFECT CONDITION
2 years old. Remote included.
$175 OBO. Call Mike 352-262-7059
9-21-3-8


| Bicycles


In the market for a new set of wheels or just
looking to add a second to that collection?
Want personalized handlebars or a fitted
seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds.

NEW & USED BIKES FOR SALE
Many to choose from
Best Prices in Town 0
SPIN CYCLE 373-3355
424 W University Ave 12-7-72-9

YIKES BIKES
Used not abused. From basic transportation
to higihend stuff. All styles. Great prices. 5
u,,cks from UF in College Park. 870-8693
12-7-72-9


For Sale


PARKING:
Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-538-
.2181. CaD leave mssg. 12-7-72-10

GET CHEAP TEXTBOOKS
Search 24 bookstores in 1 click!
S&H and taxes automatically calculated.
Try it tiday! http://www.bookhq.com 9-
26-25-10

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by Bob Brackin
containing
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www.bobbrackin.com 11-18-60-10

PARTY SUPPLIES: Complete line of Bar
Supplies, glassware, beer taps, draft beer
equipment. Professional Cooking Utensils.
R.,W. Beaty Co. 4322 NW.13th St, Gville
RWBEATY.COM 376-5939 12-7-71-10

For Sale 55 gal
SALTWATER REEF TANK
$750 obo Micah 359-4873 9-8-5-10


** SCOOTERS **
RPM MOTORCYCLES INC
SALES, SERVICE, PARTS
Many Brands Available 518 SE 2nd St.
www.RPMmotorcycles.com 377-6974
12-7-72-11

*Swamp Cycles* Save $$$ on gas, ride to
class! Largest selection of Ebikes, scooters
& accessories. Free delivery, 1-yr warranty,
best cust. service 534 SW 4th Ave 373-8823
www.swampcycles.com
12-7-72-11

***SOLANO CYCLE***
Scooters from $599. Largest, selection
KYMCO, Vento, Hyosung, Keen & many
others. Financing avail. 3550 SW 34th St.
338-8450 solanocycle.com 12-7-72-11

CASH PAID for MOTORCYCLES
SCOOTERS, or dirt bikes in ANY condition,
Running or not. titles or not. Prompt pick up.
Call ANYTIME: 352-376-9096
Please leave a message.
12-7-88-11

*NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS*
New location now open 1901 NW67th Place
352-336-1271 www.newscooters4less.com
Best prices in Gainesville. Owned by Gator
grads. Will beat all Gainesville competitor's
prices on similar models. 12-7-84-11

I HURRY I
Get your U.M X-speed 50 Scooters; only
scooter with a 3 year parts & labor warranty.
RPM Motorcycles, Inc. 518 SE 2nd St,
Gainesville 377-6974
9-28-15-11

1999 KAWASAKI ZX 600
11k miles. $2500. 941-320-9522 9-23-8-11

2001 Yamaha XT225 8V. Pack Rack Dual-
Purpose. Perfect condition and extras.
$2200. Also '97 Honda Civic LX 108K $3200
Call Rich (352) 373-8238 9-23-5-11

Suzuki Katana 600cc 1999
19k mi. Runs great, good cond. Black $3300
407-590-6184 9-27-5-11


M ,Autos


*FAST CASH PAID FOR ANY CAR*
*Running or not!*
*NEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS
*Over 10 yr svc to UF students
*Call Don @ 215-7987 12-7-72-12

CARS -CARS Buy*SellOTrade
Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes
Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars
3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com
CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150
12-7-72-12

**FAST CASH PAID**
For CARS & TRUCKS
Running or Not 1990 & up only
Sell or Trade Welcome
Call Ray 352-284-8619
12-7-72-12

OVER 50 IMPORTS UNDER $10,000
SELECT MOTOR CAR
THE YELLOW BUILDING
2715 N MAIN 377-1616
www.selectmotorcar.us
12-7-72-12

Best Cars Lowest Prices
www.39thaveimports.com
12-7-72-12


MAZDA PROTEGE 5 Sporty Hatchback
Wagon 2002, automatic, 50,800 miles, great
condition, 2L, A/C, CD, AM/FM, front air
bags, alloy wheels, yellow w/black interior,
large cargo space. $8995 Tel 352-219-0236
9-28-10-12

'86 Corvette
V8, auto, coupe, great condition, 84k miles.
White, blue int. PS, PW, AM/FM/tape. $9000
OBO. Call Sunil 352-278-0232. Must see!
9-22-5-12

98 Mustang GT. Yellow/black, custom-
ized, loud, fast, attention getting car, new
Goodyear tires, brakes, shocks &struts, $92k
hwy mi, $7500, 941-726-0162 9-23-5-12

97 Nissan Sentra GXE, Automatic, Cold A/C.
AM/FM/CD, full power, 110 K Miles, $3990+
T&T University Auto Brokers 320 NE 33Ave,
Gainesville (352)-371-2277 (352)-284-1047
9-26-5-12

98 Ford Mustang Convertable, 6 cyl. au-
tomatic, green, new top, only 75k miles,
alloy wheels, $5985 + T&T University Auto
Brokers 320 NE 33 Ave. Gainesville (352)-
371-2277 (352)-284-1047 9-26-5-12

99 Nissan Sentra GXE, Automatic Cold
A/C AM/FM stereo tape, pwr windows, locks,
$4750 + T&T University Auto Brokers 320 NE
33 Ave. Gainesville (352)-371-2277 (352)-
284-1047 9-26-5-12


98 Ford Mustang CPE, Automatic, 6 cly. only
68k miles, red, AM/FM, CD, alloy wheels,
$5975 + T&T University Auto Brokers 320
NE 33 Ave. Gainesville (352)371-2277
(352)284-1047 9-26-5-12



11 Wanted



LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS: GOLD,
DIAMONDS, GEMS, CLASS RINGS, ETC
TOP CASH $ OR TRADE. OZZIE'S FINE
JEWELRY. 373-9243 12-7-72-13

THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
NEEDS VOLUNTEER DRIVERS
Transport patients to/from treatments
Must have valid driver's license,
safe driving record & attend training session.
Call 352-376-6866 ext 114 for more info.

On-going volunteer needed: Blind lady
needs trans on Sundays only to Mass @
Queen of Peace Catholic Church or St.
Augustine Catholic Church. For more info
call 219-6948. I live in the Tower Rd area.
9-30-53-13

Blind lady needs health majors interested
in walking at lease three times a week. Call
352-219-6948. Thanks. 9-30-53-13


This newspaper assumes no responsibil-
ity for injury or loss arising from contacts
made through advertising. We suggest that
any reader who responds to advertising use
caution and investigate the sincerity of the
advertiser before giving out personal infor-
mation or arranging meetings


LIKE TO WORK WITH LUXURY CARS?
Bright? Enthusiastic? Like people? Must be
over 22, stable work history, clean driving re-
cord, drug-free, pers ref. www.carrsmith.com
for details. 12-7-72-14


Animal Care Tech looking for hard working
person to work w/ reptiles & rodents. Will
train, PT to start with more hrs possible. Start
at $6.50/hr. Flex hrs. Please call 495-9024
between 9-4 M-F. 12-7-72-14


CNA CLASS: Learn @ your own time and
pace. Everything you need to be a CNA and
pass the state exam is on VCR tape. 95%
pass the state exam the 1st time! $200. Call
800-566-4913 Hrs: 12N to 5PM 12-7-72-14


Phone survey interviewers wanted. Start
work today! No sales, opinion research
only! Flexible Schedule! Perceptive Market
Research 336-6760 ex 4081 Call now! 12-
7-72-14


You will win big when you advertise in the Alligator's 2005 Homecoming

Souvenir Edition! More than 60,000 people will be coming to Gainesville


$500! POLICE IMPOUNDS!
WIirlpool Washer/Dryer HONDAS, CHEVYS, TOYOTAS, ETC.
Large capacity, 4 yrs old. Like new. $300. For listings 800-749-8116 ext 4622 12-7-
Contact 332-6664. 9-22-5-10 72-12


Washer & Dryer
Heavy duty super capacity 4 load sizes &
settings. Roper by Whirlpool. 386-682-9853
nice +. 9-22-5-10

17" TSW CHROME RIMS W/TIRES. Good
condjtipn, 4-lug universal. Asking $400. Call
316-6353 or e-mail mkunkle@ufl.edu for
pics. 9-23-4-10


2001 Ford Explorer XLT, cold AC, V6, 4 liter,
rear air, PS, PW, PDrivers Seat, alloy wheels,
AM/FM, CD/Cassette player $12,400 359-
2963 9-23-10-12

2000 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP Daytona, 2Dr,
V6 Supercharger, AT, leather, sunroof, Bose,
exc. condition, $8,800 OBO 352-264-0325
9-21-7-12


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* 1 Help Wanted


Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/
Sales and IT needed for various positions.
Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join
our team Learn more at www.gleinm.com/
employment 12-7-72-14

$$ STUDENTS GET CASH $$
For gently used brand name
Clothing/accessories & furniture
$Cash on the Spot$ SANDY'S No appt
necessary! 2906 NW 13th St 372-1226 12-
7-72-14

BARTENDING
$250 A DAY POTENTIAL
No experience necessary, training provided.
800-965-6520 ext 138 12-7-72-14

SECRET SHOPPERS
Needed for evaluations of
Local Stores, Restaurants and Theaters
Flexible Hours, E-mail required
Call 1-800-585-9024 ext 6254
12-7-72-14

EARN $60 THIS WEEK!
Donate Plasma & Save a Life
$$$$$$$$$$$$
Best part-time job you'll ever have.
NEW DONORS
Bring this Ad and Earn an
Extra $5 on Your 2nd Donation.
DCI Biologicals 150 NW6th St.
352-378-9204
12-7-72-14

Mortgage lender has immediate positions
avail for college students. No exp req. $8/hr
+ bonus, flex hrs. Apply in person 2-7pm M-F
at 1900 SW 34th St Ste 206 (2nd fir above
credit union) 12-7-72-14

Would you like to be your own boss, work
your own hours, and make unlimited in-
come? Call Emma @ 352-871-4489 or e-mail
avonbyemma@hotmail.com. 12-7-72-14

Internet Marketing Specialist Detail oriented
w/strong MS Excel/Word, communication
skills. Knowledge of SEO, PPC and affiliate
management a plus. Flex schedule. Base
pay + bonuses. Fax resume 800-967-5140
10-31-66-14

HIRING KITCHEN STAFF Starting $6.15/hr
DRIVERS $8-15/hr, and FLYERERS. PT
easy schedule. Please call 2-5pm 378-2442
or fill out application at California Chicken
Grill 2124 SW 34th St. Mon Fri. 12-7-72-14


IN Help Wanted 3


*DANCERS NEEDED*
Private dance co. Great for students. Great
pay, fast cash & flexible hours. All to start
today! 378-3312 10-4-30-14

Five Star Pizza Downtown/Tower Road now
hiring all positions for fall and spring. In store/
driver. Great pay w/ great atmosphere. Apply
@ 210 SW 2nd Ave 375-5600 or 600 NW
75th St. 333-7979 10-3-37-14

www.GatorHospitalityJobs.com
Find a job today at one of over 60 restau-
rants, bars or hotels. Cooks, delivery driv-
ers, bartenders, housekeepers, servers.
In high demand. 9-30-33-14

MOVERS WANTED. Need driver's license.
Apply in person at 505 NW 53rd Ave. At
GATOR MOVING & STORAGE. Mon-Fri
9-30-28-14

GATORSNEEDJOBS.COM
We need Paid Survey Takers in Gainesville.
100% FREE to join. Click on Surveys.
9-30-27-14

CASH!!
Tired of sitting around w/out it? Sit here &
make it! UF FLORIDA REPDIALS seeks UF
students to raise funds. Earn up to $8.00/hr


Help Wanted Help.Wanted


Lg Property Management Co Now Hiring
PT & FT Leasing Agent (Sales) & FT
Asst Manager openings. Great team, train-
ing, bonuses. Fax res, cover & avail sched
to 376-6269 or hr@trimarkproperties.com
12-7-71-14

COOKS NEEDED
Fill out app: GatorHospitalityJobs.com.
Receive offers from over 100 restaurants &
hotels. Also needed: delivery drivers, manag-
ers & housekeeppers. 9-30-25-14

TELEMARKETING
SALES REPRESENTATIVES

Infinite Energy, a rapidly expanding
natural gas marketer with a large customer
base; has an immediate need for SALES
REPRESENTATIVES (inbound and out-
bound calls). Flexible schedules. Need more
info go to www.infiniteenergy.com. Respond
by fax 352-240-4146 or email your resume to
wehavejobs@infiniteenergy.com. EOE/AA/
MFDV 9-23-20-14

VIRTUALLY CUBAN
Now hiring servers & prep cooks. Experience
& Spanish speaking a plus. FT apply in per-
son M-F 2-5pm. 2409 SW 13th Street 336-
4127 10-10-30-14


with a FLEXIBLE schedule. Apply at 105 Attention Smokers!
NW 16th St. 4th floor. Academic Classroom A tni S o r
Building 105, or call 392-7754 for more info. Earn about $6/hr. Smokers are needed to
12-7-72-14 participate in a study on decision making
& smoking. If interested, come to the
Psychology Bldg room 397 or call 392-
DRIVER OPPORTUNITY 0601 ext297 12-7-68-14
Earn between $10-$20/hr!.
Gatorfood.com Finance company needing office assistant
Flexible Schedule, Great Opportunity. & collections associate. Young,. progessive
For info contact Meghan 379-3663 9-26- company w/ advancement & bonuses. 25
22-14 hrs/wk. Start immediately. Fax resume to
352-378-4156. 10-31-41-14


LOOKING FORA PARTTIME JOB?
Merchandise sales. Earn $100-$200 working
2-3 hrs. Home games only, prior to kick-off.
Contact 321-277-5523 8-321-5-14


University of Florida
Survey Research Center
408 W University Ave. Suite 106
Mon-Fri 9:30am-9pr
392-2908 ext. 105
$7/hr + BONUS + Paid Training
Telephone Interviewing NO SALES
3 eves 6-9 pm + 2 weekend shifts
or
Sat 12pm-6pm + Sun 2pm-8pm
Must work winter break
12-7-71-14


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Call center needs telephone agents for all
shifts 24 hours. 1830 NE 2nd St. Apply in
person M-F 9am-4pm. 12-7-66-14


OFFICE ASST 10hrs/wk, $6.25. Proficient
in Windows, internet, typihg and other com-
puter operations. Flex around class schedule
Indicate major and year in college. Fax ASAP
to 375-4591 9-21-10-14

PT & FT GROUNDS & EXT MAINT
Pickup & care of bldg & grounds. Great mgmt
team, benefits, training. Must have auto. Fax
res, avail sched to 376-6269
hr@trimarkproperties.com 12-7-63-14

Male tumbling instructor needed at
TUMBLEMANIA in High Springs. The posi-
tion is PT (10-12 hrs/wk). Previous spotting
exp. required. Must be able to spot basic
thru intermediate level skills. 386-454-1779.
9-22-10-14


FOOD SERVICE JOBS
Gator Dining Services located on the UF
Campus is hiring for supervisors, cashiers,
cooks, line servers, and dishwashers. Flex
hours, competitive pay and a great working
environment. Apply at Gator Dining Services,
B73 Reitz Union, Museum Rd or online at
www.gatordining .com 9-23-10-14

Security Staff Needed Now!
$6.75 hour
Help residence halls be safe.
Info and applications available
at housing office near Beaty.
392-2161 x 10125 for more info.
9-23-10-4

Female smokers, thin, feminine who
enjoy smoking socially needed for confi-
dential phone interview. Selected callers
earn $50. Leave name and number, your
call will be returned. 661-255-3940 10-
10-21-14

Attention Smokers! Do you want to quite
smoking? smokers are needed to participate
in a smoking cessaton study. If interested
e-mail the UF Smoking Lab and Clinic.
ufsmokelabclinic@gmail.com or call 328-
4944 9-30-14-14

* TEACHER'S AIDE Mon. thru Fri.
* RECEPTIONIST Mon., Wed., Fri.
* SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST or
PT ESE TEACHER
EINSTEIN CHARTER SCHOOL 335-4321
9-26-10-14


HIRING DELIVERY DRIVERS
Earn up to $12-14/hr.
Call California Chicken Grill 378-2442
12-7-59-14

YMCA Get paid to play!
Do you like to work with children? The YMCA
is now accepting applications for
Afterschool counselors. Multiple locations
throughout Gainesville. Need to be
available from approx. lpm-6pm. Apply in
person at 5201 NW 34th St. Immediate
Openings! 9-30-14-14

INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE!
Get paid after FREE training classes
Exciting new multimedia grade booster!
Bright, enterprising -All majors/years
email now happygrades@bellsouth.net
9-24-8-14

NURSING STUDENTS/CNA's
Private care of elder ip rehab & private home.
Call 352-332-0394 for appt. & interview.
Flexible hrs. & favorable salary. 9-27-10-14

GATOR DOMINOS
$10-15/hour DRIVERS
$8-$10/hour INSIDERS
$35-$50/year MANAGERS
Apply online at www.gatordominos.com 12-
7-65-14

CHILD CARE TEACHERS
Needed FT and PT positions. $7-$9/hr. Holy
Trinity. Call 377-2290 9-23-8-14

Responsible student wanted for babysitting
in my home. Approx 3-4 afternoons per
week. References necessary. Please call
222-1532 for questions. 9-27-10-14

Marketing Internship: Leading mobile soft-
ware company is looking for energetic and
hard working individuals for a marketing
internship. The position will include market
research, as well as promotional material
development. Interested candidates please
send your resume to jobs@usbmis.com 9-
28-10-14

Do you want to work at an airport? Apply to-
day at University Air Center or call 335-4681.
Night shift and customer service positions
available immediately. 9-28-10-14

PIZZA MAKERS FLYER DISTRIBUTORS
and DRIVERS needed. Apply at 3458 West
UniversityAve. 3PM-3AM. MARIO & LUIGI'S
PIZZA. Flexible schedule. 376-6433 9-21-
5-14


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Talent call 9/24, 9-11am at RAMTECH for
attractive women modeling & representing
RAMTECH products. Visit www.ramtech.net
for examples of pro-photography themes.
Questions:352-256-8324, rates and details
will be discussed at the talent call 3711 SW
42nd Ave. #5 9-23-7-14

HUNGRY HOWIES is now hiring. Cash
paid daily. Drivers & inside workers needed.
Flexible schedule. Full & part time avil. Apply
in person at any Gainesville location. 9-28-
10-14

PARTICIPANTS NEEDED
The Phonetics Laboratory in the Program
in Linguistics is looking for people to par-
ticipate in a listening experiment. You can
earn $10/hour by participating in a study
of the perception, of speech sounds from
foreign languages. If you are interested in
participating, please contact Jenna Silver
(jenlsilver@yahoo.com) 9-28-10-14

PRODUCTION RESPONSIBILITIES. 20-25
hrs per week. Call 9am noon. 377-6245
9-23-7-14

FT asst Mgr/FT or PT Leasing Agt. Great
customer Svcs skills. Able to handle busy
env. Some Sats req'd. Apply at 1902 SW
42nd Way or fax resume to 352-375-4434
Ventura Apts. 9-28-1.0-14

CUSTOMER SERVICE FT
Reps and Mgrs.
Will Train.
FAX 815-301-8667
careers@bytheplanet.com 9-28-10-14


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a Help Wanted '


RETAIL STORE MANAGER
For major internet retailer.
Opening new concept store.
* FAX 815-301-9667
careers@bytheplanet.com 9-21-5-14

ACCTS. RECEIVABLE/BILLING CLERK
for site work construction office. Quickbooks
experience preferred. Ideal for business or
accounting major. Flexible hours. $8-12/hr.
Call 335-1711. 9-22-5-14

Farm worker
Shipping tech. -
Word processors
Software developers -,,
Resume to: hr@gleim.com www.gleim.com
9-21-4-14

HORSE FARM Barn chores in exchange for
living accommodations. Silver Ridge Stables,
Micanopy. 361-1454. 9-29-10-14

NOW HIRING DELIVERY DRIVERS
PT/FT Nights & Weekends.
Apply at any Pizza Hut
$12-$14 an hour. 9-30-11-14

FOOD SERVICE JOBS
Gator Dining Services, located on the UF
Campus is hiring! Positions start at $7.30 an
hour. Full and part time positions available,
no experience needed. Flex hours and a
great working. environment. Apply at Gator
Dining Services, B73 Reitz Union, Museum
Rd or online at www.gatordining.com 9-29-
10-14

Classic Fare Catering, located on the UF
Campus, is looking for banquet staff super-
visiors. Flexible hours, competitive pay and a
great work environment. No experience nec-
essary, we will train. Apply in person and the
Classic Fare Catering Office located on the
first floor of the Reitz Union or apply online at
www.gatordining.com 9-29-10-14

GAINESVILLE
::; Health&Fitness
CENTER



It's a Job Fair!
Saturday, Septemer 24th
10:00am

Hear about exciting career opportunities at
GHFC & ReQuest Physical Therapy!

We're looking for motivated team players
to work in the following departments:

Membership
Personal Training
Physical Therapy
Group Fitness
Nutrition
Massage

RSVP with Teresa at 374-4634

For details, visit www.ghfc.com
9-21-4-14

GREAT- AY FOR PEOPLE WHO STAY! Park
Place Car Wash is looking for hard workers
for all positions. Cashiers (fullday availabil-
ity) & lineworkers. (AM 8:30-1) & (PM 12-6)
shifts available. 15-40hrs. your choice. Great
work environment. Apply in person. 7404
NW 4th Blvd. Across from Home Depot. No
phone calls please. 10-7-15-14

CHILDCARE TEACHERS wanted M-F, FT. &
Pt. Prev. childcare exp. Required. FT Cook
1049 Museum Rd. Kinder Care 9-23-5-14

Help wanted for the serious, hard work-
ing and trustworthy. Yard work $6.50/hour.
Carpentry, electric, roofing and plumbing
repair starting at $7.50/hour. Negoetble.
376-6183 9-23-4-14.

VALET PARKING
Full time & part time people wanted. Must be
customer oriented & dependable. Call Andy
1-888-463-1954 ext. 205 9-23-5-14


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Leasing Consultant
Looking for reliable, motivated people for
busy leasing office. PT including nights &
weekends. Please fax resume to 384-3982
9-23-,5.14

BLIMP GROUND CREW
MUST be willing to travel full time.
Have no criminal background,
Have clean driving record and be drug-free.
Also see CAREER BUILDER Key word
Blimp Ground Crew or call Steve Adams
407-363-7777 9-30-10-14

DELIVERY & KITCHEN POSITIONS
available at Celebrations Catering. All shifts,
flexible scheduling. Apply at 904 N. Main St.
9-23-5-14


ADMINISTRATIVE ASST.
8-12 hrs/wk Flex schedule 352-331-0260
9-30-10-14


KARATE INSTRUCTOR
to teach @ Gainesville's Premier Facility
352-331-3557 9-30-10-14


Flyer Distributer Needed
Gatorfood.com is looking for energetic
enthusiastic people, flexible schedule. Call
Meghan @379-3663 9-23-5-14


WAREHOUSE STAFF!!
PT inventory control, flexible hours.
Great job for students! Will work around
class schedule. Apply at Concessions Office,
South End Zone Ben Hill Griffin Stadium,
next to the Gator Sport Shop 9-23-5-14

EVENT SUPERVISORS!!
PT Supervisors needed. Days, nights,
weekends. Flexible hours. Great 2nd Job!
Apply at Concessions Office, South End
Zone Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, next to the
Gator Sport shop 9-23-5-14

WANTED SERVERS, DISHWASHERS,
SUSHI HELPERS. Call 352-871-4381
9-23-5-14

Receptionist/front office assistant for
Dermatology office. Must have excellent
organization and communication skills. FT
M-F, 8-5 or PT at least 30 hr/wk. Insurance/
retirement benefits available. Medical office
experience desired but will train motivated
person. Fax resume to 352-332-2966 9-
26-5-14

Residential care workers to supervise &
direct teenage girls in residential program,
Assist w/record keeping & perform duties
necessary for overall care & well being of
juvenile in program. Flex sched avail. Ocala
area. Resume: Human Resources Children's
Home Society. 605 NE 1st St Gville 32601
or online www.chsfl.org EOE/DFWP 9-26-
5-14


*EDUCATIONAL RETAIL STORE*
Needs part-time help, fleible weekday hours,
plus 2-3 Saturdays per month. Please bring
in a resume to 2020 NW 6th St.
10-10-15-14

Host/Hosstess Wanted apply @ The
Sovereign Restaurant, Service Entrance 12
SE 2nd Ave. after 2 pm 9-21-2-14











to dining out


Research Associate
Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation
(AGTC), a development-stage biotech com-
pany dedicated to developing Adeno-associ-
ated virus (AAV) based gene therapies for the
treatment of acquired and inherited genetic
diseases, is seeking a full-time Research
Associate. The Research.Associate will be
responsible for upstream process develop-
ment of adherent and suspension cell culture
and viral vector production, scaling to bio-
reactors, downstream unit operations, and
process monitoring,-control, and automation.
Requirements: BSc or MS in chemical en-
gineering, biochemical engineering, micro-
biology, or related discipline with 2-5 years
(for BSc) or 0-2 years (for MS) of relevant
experience. The successful candidate will
be a highly motivated, self-starter able to
work with minimal supervision on multiple
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2005


ALLIGATOR
www.alligatorSports.org


Injury gives WRs heavier load


By ERIC ESTEBAN
Alligator Staff Writer
eesteban@alligator.org

The challenge before Coach
Urban Meyer is simple. Replace
your fastest up-and-coming re-
ceiver and starting kick-return
specialist as you head into the
heart of a tough Southeastern
Conference schedule.
Meyer's receiving corps got
dealt its first personnel blow on
Saturday night when junior Andre
Caldwell went down for the sea-
son with a broken right femur. The
Gators have a host of unproven re-
ceivers that they will need to rely
on for big plays and touchdowns,
but the majority of the pressure
will fall on the shoulders of junior
Jemalle Cornelius.
"On offense, _you turn the heat
up on Jemalle, and his role in the
offense just tripled," Meyer said. "I
saw him play against Georgia last
year. He took a bad play and made
a great play."
Cornelius has proven to be a
valuable addition for the Gators,
particularly in the slot, where his
speed and elusiveness make him
hard to contain. In 2004, he fin-
ished the year with 12 catches for
154 yards and three touchdowns.
As a--target that was often relied
cr as the third or fourth option in
most plays this year, Cornelius is
looking to step up his game right
away.


"The opportunity to come
out and play a bigger role in the
offense and contribute to the
team definitely motivates me,"
Cornelius said. "I have to play
full speed all of the time, and as
a player, you know when it's time
for you to step up."
"I think Kenneth Tookes,
Gavin [Dickey], and Tate
[Casey] are all going to
have to do a lot more and I
believe they can." '
Jemalle Cornelius
UF receiver


He will also be counted on to
see time at the playmaking H-back
position. While Chad Jackson is
the main threat, Cornelius will also
see plays at the position, much like
Caldwell did from out of the slot
and backfield.
The loss of Caldwell puts even
more pressure at the already-thin
fourth and fifth receiver spots,
with several candidates bringing
their own set of weapons to the
position.
"I think Kenneth Tookes, Gavin
[Dickey], and Tate [Casey] are all
going to have to do a lot more
and I believe they can," Cornelius
said.
Tookes, a 6-foot-2, 209-pound
junior, has made more plays
without the football than with it,


but that's a technique that Meyer
has stressed since spring practices
began. His strong blocking tech-
niques have made him an asset to
the offense, playing in every game
so far.
Dickey brings the most speed
to the position, but he has only one
career collegiate reception to his
name. Having played primarily
at quarterback in the past, putting
Dickey in at fifth receiver would
allow Meyer to tinker with trick
plays.
UF's depth issues at tight end
have sophomore Tate Casey in a
bind so far this year. At 6-foot-6,
242 pounds, his versatility is cru-
cial on a majority of the rushing
plays run out of the spread offense.
At the fifth receiver spot, Casey
could test defenses like he did last
year down the middle of the field
and on goal line situations.
After three games, he only
has one catch for 9 yards, which
happened against Wyoming.
However, Casey has proved to
be valuable in the red zone and -a
proven target for Leak after catch-
ing four touchdowns last year.
"Right now, I'm just trying to
do whatever is asked of me for this
team to win, and the team is win-
ning games," Casey said.
"I think I could do a lot more
in this offense, and I think I'm
capable of doing a lot more. It's
up to me to mature a bit more as a
younger guy."


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Receiver Jemalle Cornelius must crank it up a notch with junior An-
dre Caldwell done for the season.


Meyer puts aside ego, recognizes Gators' defense will win games


How does that old cliche go?
Ah yes-a great coach can take his play-
ers and beat yours, and then he can take
your players and beat his. -
Well then, Urban old chap, congratula-
tions because you were a great coach last
Saturday night.
Sure, the victory over Tennessee was
thanks to the Punt 'n' Defend as opposed to
the Spread 'n' Shred, but Meyer knows his
offense will eventually get there.
While most fans gripe about how poor
the offense has looked, allow me to remind
you that nothing matters more than wins
and losses.
Last season, was Ron Zook a genius
when his Gators averaged 32 points a
game?
No, all fans remember is 7-5.
AJhalftime against the Vols, I was con-
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Marlins 2 /
Mets 3

Phillris 1
Braves 4


vinced that Meyer (or 3-0 if you prefer) was
done. The score was tied up but the game
was playing directly into Phil Fulmer's
hands. Tennessee ran wild while Chris
Leak was running for his life.
But then something happened behind
closed doors at halftime. Meyer must have
checked his ego and realized he could not
beat the Volunteers as he had planned.
I couldn't believe how UF won that
game. Meyer out-Fulmered Fulmer. That's
right, ball control and stingy defense ga-
lore.
You know the fact that his offense cur-
rently ranks behind Vanderbilt, Alabama,
and Arkansas in the Southeastern
Conference has to be killing Meyer.
Lesser coaches have succumbed to their
egp and sacrificed whole games because
/hey were so stubborn.


* Led by Matt Every's 68 on Tues-
day, the Gators overcame a 12-
stroke deficit to win the Inverness
Invitational by 13 strokes. Every
finished even, a tourney-best.


Let's take a stroll
down memory lane,
shall we?
In 1997, the Gators
were the defending
Farzad Safi national champions
Far's Side and possessed one of
Far's ide the best defenses and
fsafi@alligator.org running backs Fred
Taylor in the nation.
The O1' Ball' Coach, however, was used
to winning with the Fun 'n' Gun and didn't
plan on changing his routine anytime soon.
UF traveled to Baton Rouge to take on a
much weaker LSU team. It seemed obvious
to everyone watching that game. how UF
could win-give the ball to Taylor.
The Gators lost 28-21 because Spurrier
was bent on proving his offense could
work. Doug Johnson threw an unsightly


1996 : Peyton Manning passes for 492
yards but No. 2 Tennessee still can't defeat
No. 4 UF, as the Gators escape Knoxville
with a 35-29 victory. The Gators would go on
to win their own national title.


57 passes and four picks. Taylor ran for
three touchdowns but spent most of the
fourth quarter on the sidelines thanks to his
coach's intractability.
In the NFL, Brian Billick was the of-
fensive genius behind the 1998 Vikings,
who set an NFL record for most points in a
season with 556.
Baltimore hired him and Billick rec-
ognized that his team's strength was the
defense. Two years later, Billick won the
Super Bowl with a team that allowed 165
points during the season the fewest in
NFL history.
Could-it really hurt UF to dance with the
lady who brought them here so far? .
As long as the Gators are racking up
W's, I'd lay off the complaints, because
things could and have been worse.


"It's good I.didn't hear the damn
thing. Especially in our stadium."
Urban Meyer
UF football coach
on whether he learned the words to
Rocky Top, Tennessee's theme song.


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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2005 H ALLIGATOR, 27

UF FOOTBALL

Gators land 344-pound offensive guard 'Big Hurt'


By LOUIS ANASTASIS"
Alligator Staff Writer
lanastasis@alligator.org

UF's offensive line just got a whole lot
meatier
With the Gators losing tour starting of-
fensive linemen including standout cen-
ter Mike Degory due to graduation after
the season, UF locked up 6-foot-3, 344-
pound prep guard Maurice Hurt Tuesday.
Nicknamed the Big Hurt, the high
school senior plans on enrolling for the
spring semester to get a leg up on classes
and Urban Meyer's schemes.
"I'm coming for sure to Florida,' said
Hurt, a Baldwin High (Milledgeville, Ga.)
student, who made the official announce-
ment at a morning press conference.
"That's it. There's no changing my mind."
Hurt attended Saturday's UF-Tehnessee
game just to get a feel for the atmosphere,
but left awestruck by the program and the
opportunity for playing time.
"They didn't say I'd start or get a chance
to play; they said they'd give me a chance,
and that's what I like," Hurt said. "I don't


want anything given to me. I want to earn
it. So I'm hoping I have a good chance to
play at Florida.
Allwantis a shot and they're probably
going to give it to me."
Hurt's itch for early playing time com-
bined with UF's lack of depth on the 2006
line could be the perfect marriage. Though
he is just a three-star recruit according to
scout.com, Hurt provides the kind of girth
-the Gators lack up front. UF's heaviest
player, 320-pound Tavares Washington, is
a senior.
"I love contact and I-get the job done,"
said Hurt, who also loves the prospect of
blocking in the Spread 'n' Shred. "It's just
whatI like to do hit."
Hurt's verbal commitment is non-bind-
ing until he signs a letter of intent next -
February.

BLOODY TUESDAYS: Watch the fourth quar-
ters of UF's games closely, and you'll notice
something interesting.
The Gators are running and flying all
over the field and on every play. There is


no huffing, no puffing, no late-game fatigue.
This is by design and it starts with some-
thing called Bloody Tuesdays.
Under Meyer, Tuesday practices have
become a battle for survival, a physical test
so strenuous, players say games are much
easier.
"This whole season, I haven't even been
winded in a game," defensive end Jeremy
Mincey said. "I'm really shocked at that. ...
You don't know how hard you work until
you get in the game and the game's. a lot
slower than practice."
Decking players in full pads and pushing
them to the limit, Bloody Tuesdays are one
of Meyer's many schemes to. avoid late-
game collapses.
Saturday, it worked wonders.
, Said tight end Tate Casey: "Practice like
you're playing the game and play the game
like you practice."

CALDWELL RED-SHIRTED, MURPHY IN MIX:
After undergoing surgery to repair a clean
break of the femur in his right leg on Sunday,
wide receiver Andre Caldwell was released


from Shands Hospital at UF Tuesday. Meyer
also announced Caldwell will be able to
receive a medical redshirt since he did not
play more than three games. With Caldwell
out, Meyer will begin acclimating wide
receiver Louis Murphy to the receiving
corps. Murphy should play on special teams
against Kentucky.

FUMBLITIS?: After rushing for 68 yards
against Louisiana Tech, running back
Markus Manson nearly warranted more
significant playing time.
Manson, however, never saw the field
against Tennessee.
The redshirt freshman, albeit a favorite
of Meyer and a member of his leadership
committee, is battling fumbling issues.
Meyer said Manson is closer than ever
to consistent playing time so long as he
tweaks his technique.
"If Markus Manson has the habit- of
dropping his wrist below the elbow and
dropping his elbow, he will not play no
one will," Meyer said. "He would jeopar-
dize our chance to win that game."


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28, ALLIGATOR S WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2005


Burleigh gives team


satisfactory review


* GATORS HEAD INTO SEC
PLAY WITH 5-2 RECORD

By NICK ZACCARDI
Alligator Writer

Passing a class with a B is what
marge UF students strive for.
It's just that kind of effort from
the UF soccer team that has Coach
Becky Burleigh concerned.
"I'm one of those players
who doesn't need [points]
to keep on going."
Ananda Erickson
UF soccer player


Burleigh, who looks at the season
fractionally, said the team earned a B
grade for its opening third. '
The Gators finished their non-
conference schedule at 5-2, their,
worst record through seven games
since 2002.
"We're not ready to match up
against the best teams, losing to
Notre Dame and giving up four
goals to FSU," Burleigh said. "We
also had some good results against
some good teams, so that's how I
came to a B."
UF opens .its Southeastern
Conference schedule against
Alabama on Friday in Pressly
Stadium at 8 p.m.


ROAD TO RECOVERY: UF is on the
road to recovery after a rash of inju-
ries hit the team in the early part of
the season.
Freshman phenom Megan Kerns
suited up to work out on the practice
field for the first time in nearly three
weeks on Tuesday.
Kerns, who notched a goal
and an assist in the season opener
against Drake, tore her meniscus in
August and expected to be out four
to six weeks.
"We're working her back into
practice," Burleigh said. "This is the
first time I've seen her [practicing
with the injury]."
In addition, Ananda Erickson
and Amber Presnick, who missed
Friday's match against Florida State
with injuries, returned to action on
Sunday against Central Florida.
Freshman Carly Deiter, who
hasn't played a minute this season,
also is nearing a return.
"Everybody's coming back this
week, hopefully," Burleigh said.

GOALIES FACE CONTROVERSY: The
goalkeeper controversy got a little
more interesting during the week-
end when starter Jen Gardner suf-
fered a broken cheekbone against
FSU.
"It's pretty swollen if you've seen
her," Burleigh said. "It looks like she
has a big old tumor....The swelling


Andy Apicella / Alligator
Coach Becky Burleigh gave the UF soccer team (5-2) a B grade for the non-conference portion of the
regular season. The Gators open Southeastern Conference play against Alabama on Friday at 8 p.m.


is an issue in terms of her vision."
Brittni Goodwin filled in admi-
rably in her first start of the season.
Sunday, shutting out UCF and re-
cording nine saves.
Goodwin has a week of practice
to take the job away from Gardner,
who picked up three shutouts in six
starts.
"All season that has been
a battle between those two,"


Burleigh said. "The way we look
at the keeper position is once one
person wins the position, then it's
the other person's opportunity to
try and beat.them out."

ON THE BOARD: Erickson notched
her first collegiate goal Sunday,
but that does not mean much to
the junior midfielder.


Earning recognition such as be-
ing named to an All-Tournament
team, something she has done
twice this year, motivates
Erickson.
"I'm one of those players who
doesn't need [points] to keep on
going," Erickson said. "The titles
are nice. They help boost my con-
fidence. It helps me grow."


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