Mourning Abraham:Lincoln’s assassination and the publics response

Alex Camp, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

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On April 30, the ECCE Speaker Series continues with Mourning Abraham: Lincoln's Assassination and the Public's Response, to be held at Brookens Auditorium from 7 to 9 p.m. This is an ongoing commemoration as this month marks... Read more »

Organization Profile: Mock Trial

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

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Students interested in legal studies should check out the Mock Trial club, a recent addition to the UIS campus. Founded in October of 2013, the club competed in its first tournament in early 2014. The competition’s governing... Read more »

Not quite post-racial

Not quite post-racial

April 22, 2015

‘Bio-fied’ at the Visual Arts Gallery

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015

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“Bio-fied” is the latest attraction at the UIS Visual Arts Gallery. The exhibition, which has been on display since March 30, ends Thursday. Consisting of works from nine different artists, the gallery displays various artistic... Read more »

Looking deeper into a mental health

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

April 8, 2015

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While mental health can be a complex and difficult topic to broach, it has been brought to the forefront of many discussions recently in light of the tragic Germanwings plane crash in France. The deadly incident, seemingly caused... Read more »

Things change, but not in Indiana

Ken Pacha, Staff Writer

April 8, 2015

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Maurice Bessinger, a name few recognize, holds a strange place in the history of the United States. Bessinger believed that slavery was God’s will, desegregation qualified as “Satan’s work,” and that the federal government... Read more »

The history of Late Nite

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

April 1, 2015

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Late Nite is undoubtedly a name recognized by a significant portion of the UIS campus; the program has become ingrained in the culture of UIS. Three nights a semester the Student Activities Committee (SAC) puts on this event in... Read more »