A changing climate in a changing world

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

April 29, 2015

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Dr. Kyle Powys Whyte, the Timnick Humanities Chair at Michigan State University’s department of philosophy, kicked off UIS Earth Week by giving a lecture on April 20 on the importance of recognizing the impact of climate change... Read more »

Floating into oblivion: A humanitarian crisis in the Mediterranean

Ken Pacha, Staff Writer

April 29, 2015

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On Saturday, April 18, in the dark of the night, a tugboat carrying over 800 refugees capsized, causing the death of almost everyone on board, with only 24 survivors pulled from the turbulent waters. The boat was about 60 miles... Read more »

Tenure questions remain

Marc Cox, Staff Writer

April 29, 2015

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On April 17, Chancellor Susan Koch decided to officially deny tenure to Suzanne Borland, a legal studies professor, sparking a flurry of attention on social media sites, as well as on change.org. Breanna Hunt, a junior at UIS... Read more »

Who is Yoda?

Who is Yoda?

April 29, 2015

Show me the money

Show me the money

April 29, 2015

Presidential run

Marc Cox, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

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On Sunday, April 12, Hillary Clinton released a two-minute, 18-second video proclaiming her intent to run for President of the United States. With the announcement, Clinton is now the official frontrunner for the Democratic... Read more »

Not your typical state representative

Grace Gollon

April 22, 2015

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U sually when the public thinks of politics a certain stereotype comes to mind: middle age white men.  New state representative 22 -year-old Avery Bourne has broken that mold ever since she was appointed to Illinois’ 95th... Read more »

Springfest 2015 is here!

Alexander Camp, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

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From April 19-25, UIS brings back the long-running tradition known as Springfest. This year’s installment focuses on Disney culture with the motto “Where Dreams Come True.” Teams have been encouraged to base their names... Read more »