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 »

Yik attack- What’s the word?

Raven Wilson, Columnist

October 29, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns

There is a new social media sensation that has captured the attention of college students all over the world. According to Nobullying.com, Yik Yak was created by two students, Tyler Droll and Brooks Buffington, from Furman University.... Read more »

Election Day should be changing

Duane Malany , Columnist

October 29, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns

The 2014 elections are already underway in every state, and many Americans are casting their ballots through absentee voting or are heading to the county court house to vote early. The rest of us will either wait to vote on Nov.... Read more »

Congressional candidates debate at UIS

Marc Cox, Assistant Editor for News

October 29, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, News

Brookens Auditorium was at full capacity as it played host to the 13th Illinois District U.S. Congressional debate on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Freshman incumbent Rodney Davis (R-Taylorville) and former Chief Judge of Illinois’s Third... Read more »

LGBTQA program open to students, faculty, and staff

Jessica Bayer, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, News

That colorful sign that you may have seen around campus posted on different doors is not just used as a fun door decoration. Instead, it symbolizes that the particular office is a Safe Zone. Safe Zone is a program that has been... Read more »