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Profiting at the pump: Low gas prices lead to consumer spending

Profiting at the pump: Low gas prices lead to consumer spending

By Declan Harty

March 9, 2016

Bob Sinclair doesn’t keep his eyes on the gas meter as he fills up his Lexus RX350. In seconds, a click signals that the retired dentist’s SUV is filled back up; the pump reads $10.14.“It’s just nice to have to pay a little less,” Sinclair said. In the recent past, he paid “$200 to $300 a ...

Companies look for internships, experience in addition to grades

By Drake Pena

January 27, 2015

The New Year brings with it different weather, different opportunities and maybe even different people. But for college students everywhere, the New Year also brings a fierce competition for a limited numbers of internships. Heather Zike, an academic advisor in the College of Media, has worked with ...