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Behind the Scenes at UIS

Behind the Scenes at UIS

November 9, 2016

Lincoln and the leg

Megan Swett, Assistant Editor for News

November 2, 2016

Filed under Features

While most Americans remember Abraham Lincoln as the man who freed the slaves and saved the Union, another side to the 16th president of the United States exists for many. A group of students from St. Mary’s University in...

The turbulent Townshend brothers and the American Revolution

Megan Swett, Assistant Editor for News

November 2, 2016

Filed under Features

Charles and George Townshend thought themselves above the powers of fate and the influence of contingencies, according to Dr. Patrick Griffin of the University of Notre Dame. The Townshend brothers were men of English descent....

Behind the Scenes at UIS

Behind the Scenes at UIS

November 2, 2016

‘Kilo Two Bravo’

‘Kilo Two Bravo’

November 2, 2016

The Scottish Play

The Scottish Play

November 2, 2016

A Netflix show you’ve never heard of: ‘The Last Kingdom’

Cole Moriarty, Columnist

October 26, 2016

Filed under Features, Reviews

I love this show. It’s an eight-episode epic with love, intrigue, action, and fun. But in my not-so-scientific survey of people I know, 0 percent of people have heard of this show, let alone watched it. That is a travesty....

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