3 things to know today

For the children

About 250 students raised $18,142 for the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital during a March 1 letter-writing campaign in the Student Union Memorial Center, organizers announced yesterday.

Survey says…

A survey from the Office of Student Computing Resources revealed that students are most interested in having data recovery services and hardware assistance through OSCR’s 24-hour help desk to debut this fall.

Voices of the past

Scientists have recently used fossil evidence and a computer synthesizer to simulate the speech of Neanderthals, who are believed to have gone extinct 30,000 years old.