D’Arcy’s Pint review

D’Arcy’s Pint review

October 29, 2014

UIS Diversity Center to present ‘We Rise Up’

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

The Diversity Center will be putting on an all-day event titled “We Rise Up” next Thursday, Nov. 6. The event seeks to bring together the very diverse UIS community. According to Justin Rose, the Coordinator for Diverse... Read more »

UIS Visual Arts Gallery presents ‘I’m Jealous of your Failure’

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

Over the past month, the Visual Arts Gallery has hosted an exhibition titled “I’m Jealous of Your Failure.” The exhibition is not the last, as the Gallery has two more planned for this year as well as several for the spring... Read more »

The Growing threat of ISIS

Josh Lawson, Assistant Editor for Features

October 29, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

Most everyone has heard of ISIS at this point. However, many do not know what ISIS really stands for, literally and figuratively. ISIS, or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, is also referred to by some as ISIL, the Islamic... Read more »

Casa Real: A Hidden Gem

Casa Real: A Hidden Gem

October 22, 2014

Springfield, Central Illinois African American History Museum to host third annual ‘Honoring Our Heritage Gala’

October 15, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

The third annual Honoring our Heritage Gala is set for Thursday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. at the Hilton Springfield. Hosted by the Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum, the event will benefit the museum’s... Read more »

Bill Cosby graces Sangamon Auditorium

Carolyn Miller, Editor-in-Chief

October 15, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

On Sunday, Oct. 5th the Sangamon Auditorium was filled with excited audience members awaiting a legendary comedy star. At ten minutes after seven, Bill Cosby walked silently and causally out onto the stage to start his sold-out... Read more »

Central Illinois Home to Halloween Festivities

Josh Lawson, Assistant Editor for Features

October 15, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

With Halloween just around the corner, many individuals are looking for terrifying events in order to get into the holiday season.  Central Illinois, fortunately, is home to many different Halloween festivities including haunted... Read more »

Trick-or Treat for canned goods

Jessica Bayer, Features Reporter

October 15, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives, News

On the night when ghosts and ghouls come out to play and children run in search of candy, teams of students and staff from UIS will dash to collect the most canned goods for the Central Illinois Food Bank. The yearly tradition... Read more »