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Opinion

Men’s basketball deserves better

Basketball head coach Mike Jarvis led the Owls to a 21-11 record last season, winning the Sun Belt Conference regular season title. Photo Courtesy of FAU’s Athletic Department

By Ryan Cortes

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he differences between FAU’s men’s basketball program and football program are jarring. The football team just got a new $70 million stadium, replete with palm trees, sea shells and hope. Meanwhile, the basketball team plays in a half-empty, glorified high school arena. The football team’s coach, Howard Schnellenberger, is 77 going on, well, 78. Three times this season, he’s had to coach a game from the press box because his right hip hurt too much. The punctuation of last season? A 44-7 loss to … Troy. The basketball team’s coach, Mike Jarvis, is 66 going on 45. He laughs, smiles and calls everyone “Babe.” The punctuation of his team’s last season? Hanging up a banner that reads “2010 Sun Belt Conference regular season champions.” And yet, the program that went 21-11 last year and won its division, faces an uphill battle with money. “The challenge we run into right now is just, how we can get the little things that really make a big difference in a program,” said Jarvis. “Whether it’s more money for summer school classes, more money so our kids can be living in the new dorms, more money so that we could expand out travel. Most of our things come down to finances.” It shouldn’t be that way. “Do we have the same challenges that schools like Duke and North Carolina have?” Jarvis asked. “No. They spend more money on snacks on their chartered flights, than we do on recruiting for the year. I guarantee you Duke spends more money on food when they travel than we do for the recruiting budget for the whole year.” Jarvis thinks they’ll get there someday. “Would I love to have more money in that budget? You bet your life. And the day will come when we do,” he said. He doesn’t even necessarily need what the football program needs. A new basketball stadium wouldn’t cost $70 million and it inherently costs less to travel with a basketball team of 13 players than it does to travel with a football roster of 100. He just needs more money. But he knows how that works. “You’re in a part of the country where football is king,” Jarvis

said. “And if you’re going to build this school and you’re going to build its athletic reputation, then, obviously, the best vehicle to try to build it in is football.” So, while football is the gas-guzzling Hummer, the cheap Prius keeps winning. It doesn’t cost much to fill it up, but it doesn’t mean you should put the cheapest gas into it, either. He’s not thinking about it though, because that’s not what the great ones do. One time he asked me, “Why do you do what you do?” and I told him it was because I wanted to be the best ever. He laughed and said, “Me too.” He doesn’t worry about himself — just the program. “I’m not worried about anything because God’s in control. Seriously, from the day I committed my life to Jesus Christ, I don’t worry any more about things like food and shelter,” said Jarvis. “At times, though, I get ... concerned, about the growth of the program.” That’s a serious concern, one that shouldn’t be burdening a coach who’s built FAU basketball into a contender. “My job isn’t to complain about the budget. My job isn’t to say the budget can’t get it done. My job is try and do well enough so we can grow the budget.” The interesting part? He’s only scheduled to do that job until May 28, 2012. “The contract is not going to have any effect on what we do this year,” said Jarvis. “The contract could have a lot of affect on what’s done in the future.” He doesn’t have a contract extension yet, and it’s considered a slap in the face to enter the final year of a contract without an extension. Those who do are called “lame-duck coaches.” “It’s very unusual for either your football program or your men’s basketball program to have a coach who’s been successful going into his last year without an extended contract,” said Jarvis. “But I’m not worried about that.” It shouldn’t even be up for discussion. And so, as Howard Schnellenberger limps away, his right hand gripping a cane, there’s a real danger in losing Jarvis. He’s done his job. And he’s done it well, unlike football has this year. Where’s his money?

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Changes in communication News

Interim dean asks veteran department chair to return to teaching By Allison Nielsen

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AU’s communication program is getting a new director. Susan Reilly, who has held the job for fourteen years, is stepping down at the end of this semester. Reilly said she initially thought about resigning from her position in May, but it was not until three weeks ago that she was formally asked to step down by the interim dean of the College of Arts and Letters, Heather Coltman. Coltman said that Reilly intended to resign as director after spring 2012, but Reilly ultimately agreed with Coltman’s request that a new director be appointed at the end of this semester. The change in leadership, according to Coltman, will help advance current and future projects for the school. “There are many projects that lie ahead for the college, including SACS accreditation and strategic planning, and I prefer to have a new director in place while the faculty are all on campus,” said Coltman. Reilly echoed Coltman’s point about the upcoming Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) reaccreditation process. SACS evaluates a school’s standards based on guidelines including academic integrity, ongoing

research and whether the number of faculty members accommodate students’ needs. When Reilly came to FAU in 1998 from Miami University, (in Ohio, not Florida), the School of Communication and Multimedia Studies had around 300 students. Reilly said that in 2011, the school has grown to around 1200 students, with 470 freshmen coming into the school this year alone. Reilly will return to teaching full time in the spring. She will be teaching both graduate and undergraduate courses. At press time, it was not clear how, or whether, her salary would be affected. “I’m looking forward to going back to the classroom. I’ve been [director] for 14 years,” said Reilly. “Dr. Reilly has been an outstanding administrator and advocate for the students,” said Coltman. “All of us at FAU are indebted to her for her tireless and passionate work.” The College of Arts and Letters has not chosen a new director yet. Coltman told the UP that the department will select a replacement before the end of the semester. Reilly is expected to assist with the transition in leadership. “If they ask me for my opinion, I’ll give it to them,” said Reilly, “We just have to find someone crazy enough to [take the position].”

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(Left) A new director for the school of Communication and Multimedia Studies is expected to be chosen in November, according to Reilly. (Above) Susan Reilly’s fourteen-year term as director will end in December. Photos by Charles Pratt

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News

Bathroom brawl

Former FAU student is charged with battery against local interior designer

Cucina Dell’ Arte, a family-owned Italian restaurant, opened in 2004 in Palm Beach. Photo courtesy of Google Maps

By Allison Nielsen

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egan Martel and her friend Nicole Perna were hogging a bathroom stall at Cucina Dell’ Arte, a restaurant and bar in Palm Beach, when several women waiting in line began making comments to hurry them up. “We joked about the girls having a counseling session inside the bathroom,” said Michelle Morris, a witness of the brawl, to police. Martel, a former FAU student who

“She attacked me because she thought I was the person making the comments,” Lei told police. graduated in 2010 with a degree in finance marketing, came out of the bathroom and then attacked Kristi Lei, an interior designer for Kristi Lei Interiors in Palm Beach Gardens. According to police reports, Martel told Lei to “shut the fuck up” and then punched her in the face multiple times. Martel was asked to stop, but she continued to hit Lei

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and pull her hair. “The girls exited the stall and made a comment to [Lei], and started pounding her in the face. She got [Lei] on the floor and didn’t stop hitting,” said Morris. “I lost consciousness for a short time,” Lei said to police in a report. After the fight, Martel and Perna left Cucina in a cab. They went to E.R. Bradleys in West Palm Beach, but left shortly after arriving. One of Martel’s friends told the UP that Martel headed to Roxy’s Rooftop Bar, which is located in downtown West Palm Beach, to party after the fight. Lei was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital for her injuries. Although they were not life-threatening, she had bruises and swelling on her forehead. Martel was not arrested for the brawl, but she now faces misdemeanor battery charges. Martel was employed as a bartender at Cucina Dell’ Arte’s sister restaurant, Nick and Johnnies. She was fired shortly after the incident. Prior to working at Nick and Johnnies, Martel worked at Wet Willie’s in CityPlace. Lei declined to comment on the situation without her lawyer. Martel said she would speak to the UP after her next court date, which is set for Oct. 18.

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News Defensive end Kevin Cyrille looks on during the FAU-UF game on Sept. 3, 2011. The Owls would go on to lose 413, but the team was paid $1.64 million this year to play the Gators, Michigan State and Auburn. Photo by Lorenzo Ponce De Leon

Football is a big, big beast and chews up a lot of money. Football is always the X-factor.

Athletic Director Craig Angelos

Of football and fees

FAU students are helping fund $70 million stadium for a losing team By Ryan Cortes and Chris Persaud

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t’s the opening weekend of the 2011 college football season and FAU is in trouble. They find themselves alone amongst 88,708 screaming Gator fans. A UF player has just blown past an FAU defender (again), leaving him helpless and defeated as FAU finds itself losing — big. They’d end up losing 41-3. It wasn’t a free beat down, though. The Owls were paid $500,000 to play UF. Despite that, FAU students pay the highest athletic fee ($16.45/ credit hour) of the seven state schools with football teams. The Owls would follow the loss with four more, before opening its new on-campus stadium with buzz,

excitement and an 0-5 team. After opening the new house with a 20-0 defeat before 29,103 people, safety Marcus Bartels apologized to fans for another loss, many of whom left before the game was over. But whether students care about football or not, whether they go to games or not — they’re paying for it. They aren’t just paying for any kind of football: They’re paying for one of the worst football teams in the country. As of print time, FAU was one of only three schools in the nation with an 0-6 record. Since 2005, when it joined Division l, the highest level of college football, FAU’s record is 31-47.

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Students pay the highest athletic fee ($16.45/credit hour) of the seven state schools with football teams. According to Athletics Director Craig Angelos, football is the reason for the high athletic fee. “You can run a much cheaper athletic program when you don’t have football,” said Angelos, explaining why schools like UNF and FGCU pay lower athletic fees. “Football is a big, big beast and chews up a lot of money. Football is always the X-factor.” But UWF, which has the highest athletic fee in Florida ($17.49), doesn’t have a football team. Its athletic director, Dave Scott, said that not having football hurts his school’s ability to make money. “We’re Division II, so there’s not much opportunity for TV revenue or game guarantees,” said Scott. FAU, however, does get that money because it’s in Division I. Earlier this year, CNBC’s Darren Rovell reported that the university will make $1.64 million in game guarantees this season from playing UF, Michigan State and Auburn. FAU would lose the three games by a combined 115-17. Despite that, Angelos believes every student should pitch in for the football team. “I think it’s worth it to the students and to the university as a whole because I do think it brings great value to the university,” said Angelos. “If it’s good for the whole of the university, then you have to forge ahead, even though

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you may not use it.” Whether it’s worth it or not though, is up for debate. “I think it’s pretty ridiculous that students are charged for their education based off a bunch of sweaty men bashing their heads together trying to move a ball,” said senior ocean engineering major Geoff Norris.

said Boele. “I did get a little interested in the reporting it now when I see it reported like that,” An “because it casts us in a negative light.” Neither Angelos nor Boele confirmed t would change its budget reporting to sho each team receives in athletic fees.

No way to know where the money How high can it go? goes Although Owls football is the “X-factor” that makes FAU’s athletic fee one of Florida’s highest, it’s impossible to find out how much of the nearly $9 million collected goes to the football — or any team. According to Michael Boele, associate director of Athletics, the university puts its sports revenues (like athletic fees, concessions, and ticket sales) into one fund. That fund is then split up among FAU’s teams. Because of this, the university can’t report how much money each team gets from athletic fees. This makes it appear as though the teams are losing money. Other schools, like FIU, include athletic fees in their teams’ revenues. This method makes it appear as though those teams make money. “We feel that reporting the data the way we do reflects a more accurate picture of the program in its entirety,”

Going forward, Angelos admits the fee ca likely will) increase. It increased between Fall 2009, and Fall 2009 to Fall 2010. Ath increasing the fee again. “We thought, with the uncertainty of a n we wanted to propose a 5 percent increas to offset the 5 percent we were potentially Angelos. That potential loss, estimated at $467,4 pay the stadium’s debt if sources like tick concessions don’t cover the yearly $2.5 mill In other words, Athletics thinks students sh make up the difference with a higher fee if th win and attract fans. A 5 percent athletic fee increase would about $17.27 per credit hour. That increase with increased expectations.


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“If you’re not competitive, people won’t back you,” said Angelos. “And the way they don’t back you is they just don’t show up to your games, buy your tickets, anything like that, passing student fees, all that kind of stuff.” “If you’re really successful and going to bowl games, and someone comes back with a student fee [increase],” Angelos said, the reaction is, “‘Oh, absolutely. Let’s do it! Let’s give the coach a raise!’” that reaction is something he’s banking on. “Our football program is growing, and will soon spin off more money than it makes.” Email Ryan Cortes and Chris Persaud at upress@fau.edu

FAU Athletics Director Craig Angelos told the UP the university’s athletic fee needs to be as high as it is because FAU students take less credit hours than students at bigger schools. Using state statistics, the UP found no correlation between a state university’s credit hours and its athletic fees from 2001-2010. All data shown is based on Fall 2010 statistics, the latest available for total credit hours taken. For Fall 2011, UWF’s $17.49/credit hour is highest, followed by FAU’s $16.45. The 3rd highest is FIU’s ($15.56), then USF’s ($14.15), FAMU’s ($13.97), UCF’s ($13.10), UNF’s ($12.98), FGCU’s ($12.54), FSU’s ($7.39), NCF’s ($6.28), and UF’s ($1.90). Sources: FLBOG.org, FIU Office of the Controller.

FAU football coach Howard Schnellenberger looked on before the Sept. 3 FAU-UF game. FAU went on to lose 41-3. They were paid $500,000 for the game. UF’s athletic fee is $1.90 per credit hour - the lowest in the state. FAU’s is $16.45 per credit hour - the highest of the state schools with football. Photo by Lorenzo Ponce De Leon

2010 Athletic fees at Florida’s public universities University

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$16.45 $15.91 $14.51 $13.73 $12.98 $12.62 $12.23 $11.79 $7.24 $4.97 $1.90

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Total credit hours taken

659,727 283,355 1,107,143 1,207, 363 1,449,115 388,096 413,722 301,940 1,166,443 27,500 1,337,911

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Opinion

When Sony’s Playstation Network (PSN) got hacked in April of this year, the internet community went bonkers. It seemed like that was the only piece of news on the major electronics news sites Techcrunch and PCWorld. Not only were people’s profiles hacked, their credit card information was stolen. This caused a panic among PSN users. Not only that, but if you’re buying a high-def movie, you’re buying it from Sony. The company battled Toshiba over the high-def market until 2008, when Sony’s Blu-Ray won and became a household name.

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Ah, Netflix. You made it so much easier to watch movies and TV shows with your home delivery system and lack of return dates. Then you pissed everyone off by raising your prices and attempting to switch your DVD delivery service over to another company. Netflix is available on pretty much any electronic device, including your smart phone, game system, Blu-Ray player and even the Nintendo 3DS. (No 3D movies yet). Having movies and TV shows on demand is fantastic.

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6. Microsoft

10. GameStop 9. Best Buy

In 2009, Circuit City closed it 567 nation wide stores after filing for bankrupcy. This paved the way for Best Buy to become one of the premier electronics stores in the U.S. Best Buy sells everything from movies, video games and computers to phones, TVs and even kitchen appliances and washing machines. Not only that, but Best Buy’s Geek Squad service will take care of all your computer ailments. They will even come directly to your home.

7. Netflix

Before the time of GameStop, a gamer would have to fork over $50 to $60 to buy a video game like Halo from an electronics store. If you couldn’t afford that, you would have to rent one for a few days from places like Blockbuster. Then, in 2005, GameStop merged with EB games and became the premier video game store. Essentially a pawn shop for video games, the store made buying video games cheaper. You can buy a used copy of Call of Duty: Black Ops for $40 instead of the full $60 for a new copy. With more than 5,000 stores across the nation, it seems as though GameStop, like Starbucks, will soon be on every corner.

8. Sony

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his month the world lost Steve Jobs, creator of Apple. For fans of Apple products, it was a day of sorrow. Apple shaped our lives in many ways with technology like the iPhone and the iPod. But there are tons of companies out there that are a daily part of our life, whether we realize it or not. Do you find yourself checking Facebook more than twice a day? Are you Tweeting your daily routine? Are you often stricken with boredom when the Internet goes out? If you answer yes to any of those questions, than chances are the companies on this list are a major part of your life. Here is the UP’s list of the Top 10 electronic companies that shape our life in the 21st century:

Amazon started as a place to buy books, but expanded. Now you can buy movies, video games, posters and more. But Amazon never forgot its roots, and soon we had the Kindle. Now you can buy books from Amazon and download them directly to the Kindle. And with books on demand, we’ve now moved into a new era of technology with all forms of entertainment being instant and easily accessible.

4. Twitter

By Mark Gibson

Computers are a daily part of everyone’s lives. In fact, almost everything on this list requires a computer. Windows XP was arguably one of the best operating systems ever created. There are still some businesses that use it on their work computers. Microsoft is such a significant company is that it is a part of our work and play on a daily basis. In fact, this article was written in Microsoft Word on a Windows computer. Programs like Word, Excel and Powerpoint have become so popular that even Apple has versions of them for the Mac.

Myspace started a social network craze, Facebook made it better and Twitter made it simple. You tell the world what’s on your mind in 140 characters or less, and people who care can follow your tweets. According to Twitter, there are one billion tweets posted every week. Lady Gaga currently holds the most followers, at over 14 million. Twitter is on our phones, computers and even video game systems.

3. Apple

Top 10 electronic companies that shape our lives

The passing away of Apple creator Steve Jobs was truly a sad day for the world. Jobs had left behind a legacy of technology that changed the way we live our life. iMac, iPhone, iPad, iTunes and the billions of users world wide are proof that Apple put a hallmark on our society. Things like downloading music directly to your computer or even accessing your home computer from your cell phone was something that was once thought impossible.

2. Facebook

Living in corporate America

According to their website, Facebook currently has more than 800 million active users around the world. It started as a social website for college students, and turned into the most popular social site on the Internet. 50 percent of Facebook’s active users log on at any given time every day, and more than 350 million of those users are logging in on their cell phone. It’s on phones, video game consoles and even in car navigation systems. There are so many people using Facebook that it’s more of a challenge to find someone who isn’t.

Google will take over the world. That statement is bold and completely opinionated, but probably true. Google is the modern day Cyberdyne, and if you get that cinematic reference, you know how scary it will be. Google is more than just a search engine these days. Google does mail, web documents, calendars, maps and now a social network with Google+. They have even gone as far as to create a smart car that drives itself, which, according to them, was a secret project for several years. If you’ve never used a Google program in some way, than you’ve been living under a rock.

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Pure madness Sports

FAU basketball kicks off its season with a celebration for the fans

On Oct. 20, at 8 p.m., Student Government is hosting Midnight Madness, an event to kick off the basketball season. Coordinator of student government, Mike Burdman, said the event is something students shouldn’t miss. Photo by Charles Pratt

By Zack Duarte

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tudent Government will be hosting Midnight Madness on Thursday, Oct. 20 to celebrate the beginning of the basketball season for the 2010 Sun Belt regular season champions. The event begins at 8:00 p.m. and continues until 2:00 a.m. The annual kick off for the season will feature a chance for fans and students to meet coaches, players, cheerleaders, dance team members and the pep-band. After that, fans will have a chance to compete in various games, including a three-point shootout contest, slam dunk contest and knock out contest with not only other fans, but members of the FAU basketball squad. An assortment of prizes will be given away, such as

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mini FAU basketballs, autographed basketballs, T-shirts and even special concert tickets and tickets to a Miami Dolphins home game for the 2011 season. “The Midnight Madness is an event that began many years ago at FAU, but the tradition sort of died out, and now we’re trying to revive it,” said coordinator of student government, Mike Burdman. “It really is a great way to meet the players, a great way for incoming freshman to meet new people and see the arena, and to also meet coach [Mike] Jarvis.” Jarvis has led two of his former teams deep into the NCAA tournament and looks to do the same with the Owls. Each season, FAU has performed better than the last. “We’re really lucky to have a guy like [Jarvis] and this is an opportunity to get his autograph and meet one of

the most respected coaches in the NCAA,” said Burdman. SG will also be giving out 1,000 7-inch commemorative FAU mini basketballs to attendees. “There are a bunch of prizes to be given away for the event that makes it even more worth attending,” said Burdman. “We have suite tickets to a Florida Panthers hockey game, autographed basketballs and a pair of tickets to a Korn concert. There will be different events at the Midnight Madness, where the prizes can be won such as the slam dunk contest and the knockout contest.” Students are invited to attend the event for free, win prizes, compete in games and participate in an experience that dozens of other NCAA basketball programs don’t engage in.

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LEARN THE SELF DEFENSE AND FIGHTING TACTICS OF THE ISRAELI MILITARY, SPECIAL FORCES AND ANTI-TERROR UNITS

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Training at CrossFit HardCore Gym 1121 Holland Drive, Suite 1 Boca Raton, FL 33487

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PH: 561-212-8956

•$13.95LobsterDinnerTUESDAYS

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Class Schedule

Hour Mon-FriOpen-7pm

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LiveDJandLadiesdrinkFREEfrom9pmtoMidnight

Discount for FAU Students and Faculty

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OPEN:11:30amto1amSunday-Tuesday 11:30amto2amWednesday-Saturday

FAUStudentandFacultyReceive

15% OFF

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• 950 storage units ranging in size from 5’ x 10’ to 15’ x 46’

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• 115 park spaces of varying sizes • Air conditioned units available • All units offer easy drive-up access to your unit door

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• Larger units offer garage doors

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• Conveniently located in east Boca within a mile of the ocean

Hours

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Monday-Saturday 8:00-5:00 pm

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Four students prove you don’t have to be in Athletics to be the strongest man at FAU.

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University Press: Volume 13, Issue 9

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