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    Family Fun Day 2007

    The Graduate and Professional Student Council is hosting a Family Fun Day Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the playground on northeast corner of Himmel Park. Parents from across campus are encouraged to bring their children to enjoy activities, including a jumping castle, free food and face-painting. For more information, contact Amanda Brobbel at gpsc@u.arizona.edu.

    HabiCat Club meeting

    The HabiCat Club (Wildcats with Habitat for Humanity) will be meeting today from 2 to 3 p.m in the San Pedro Room of the Student Union Memorial Center. The HabiCats volunteer to raise money and build homes for families in sub-standard housing. Anyone is welcome at the meeting.

    Undergraduates daydream 1/3 of time

    College students’ minds wander one-third of the time in their daily lives, according to a study which will be published in the July issue of Psychological Science. The study tracked 124 undergraduates with personal digital assistants for a week. The PDAs would ask the students various times in the day to report their thoughts. Students were not focusing on the task at hand about 30 percent of the time.

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