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room in Deereld Halland poured bleach onclothes in his dresserdrawer. He later dis
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also punctured a tireon his parked vehicle.“Guard your personal
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Briggs said colleges are a professional service industry which
td to b mor xpiv ta t coumr pric idx.
“We look at all the expense areas, and also analyze revenue ser
vices,” Briggs said.Bressette said retention has been increasing slightly over the
pat f yar.
“Not only have we seen better retention with the freshmanclass, the upper classmen rate has gone up,” Bressette said. “Rightnow about 92 percent of students who are eligible to register forthe fall have registered.”
Brtt aid prrgitratio for xt yar appar to b about
the same amount as last year.“We’ve seen our largest incoming classes in the last few yearsand next year could be the rst year we top 2,000 students,” Bres
-tt aid. “I av b at Brry ic 1998 ad I’v vr t
student population over that.”Bressette said the president’s ofce has set a goal of about2,000-2,100 students. Once this goal has been reached, the ofcewill assess any changes that need to be made to accommodatemore students, like adding more faculty or residences while still
maitaiig otr dpartmt ad xitig ifratructur.
The science department in particular has experienced rapidgrowth in the past three years. Bressette said the Ofce of the Pro
-vot a b mtig it t cair of t cic dpartmt
to assess the needs of each department in regards to faculty anddepartmental budget.Bressette said sometimes an incoming class will have an usu
ally high proportion of one major choice.
“T trick i dtrmiig if t icra i cic tudt i a
temporary blip or a steady trend,” Bressette said. “It then becomesa question of how do we respond by still maintaining quality inevery other department and not increasing tuition too much.”
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Political commentator and news ana
lyst Cokie Roberts will be this year’s GloriaShatto lecturer.Roberts will give her speech “Insider’sView of Washington D.C.” Thursday nightat 8 p.m. in the Stephen J. Cage Athletic and
Rcratio Ctr.Robrt a ad ovr 40 yar of xpri-
ence in broadcast journalism, has won three
emmy Aard ad b iductd ito t
Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame.From 1996-2002 Roberts co-anchored theABC program “This Week.” Roberts was also
amd by t Amrica wom i Radio ad
Television as one of the fty greatest women
i t itory of broadcatig.Robrt ad r ubad, stv Robrt,
are editors at USA Weekend Magazine andwrote the New York Time’s bestseller “Fromthis Day Forward.” The book is an account of
tir ovr 40-yar marriag ad otr mar-riag trougout Amrica itory. Rob-
erts has written three additional bestsellers:“We Are Our Mother’s Daughters” in 1998,“Founding Mothers” in 2004 and “Ladies ofLiberty” in 2008.Roberts graduated from Wellesley Collegewith a bachelor’s degree in political scienceand holds over 20 honorary degrees. Robertsis also involved in several nonprot organi
zations and the President’s Commission on
srvic ad Civic Participatio.
The Gloria Shatto Lecture Series is inmemory of Gloria Shatto, who served aspresident of Berry College from 1980-1998.Shatto made history as the rst female col
lege president in Georgia.
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There’s Only You. Speak Up.
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“I think we all think of Berry as a safe place,” Heida said. “Sosomething like this makes us all react. Something like this canmake students think will I be the next target?”
“I tik t tr motio aroud by ti ar far, agr ad
frustration,” Heida said. “Fear of being targeted, angry that some
thing like this could happen at Berry and frustration since individ
uals responsible in the fall were not identied. I hope that studentswill not have to be frustrated again.”Heida said she believes Berry is built on a sense of caring.“I encourage students to speak up,” Heida said. “We need to
tad up agait ti kid of tig ad b t carig commuity
that we say we are.”
studt o ca offr ay iformatio ar couragd to
immediately contact Campus Safety.Heida said tomorrow there will be a presentation on the Tray
von Martin case and said she expects this instance will be broughtinto the discussion as well.Heida said the “Speak Listen Stand” campaign the senior classand SGA developed last year in response to the incidents in thefall will continue to be active and provide an outlet for students to
tak a tad agait ti kid of bavior.