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What’s Happening This Weekend

October 9, 2012

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Thursday, 11: UIS Closet Door on the Quad on National Coming Out Day, Featuring Guess the Str8 Person gameshow, Mandy Carter, and Summer Osborne.  This event will feature stories from those walking through the door, booths...

Horoscopes

October 9, 2012

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Aries (March 21 to April 19) — You've had lousy days this week, but a new day will come. And when the sun shines it will shine out the clearer. Taurus (April 20 to May 20) — A good worker is never late, nor is he early; he arrives precisely ...

Pitch Perfect, singing and comedy combined for a great film

Kati Maseman, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2012

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If you are looking to get “pitched slapped” with comedy and a capella, then Pitch Perfect is the movie to see. While the film revolves around college a capella groups competing for a championship, it is also a story of frien...

3 West brings a unique music experience to UIS

Ray Carter

October 2, 2012

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Working hard to accomplish a dream isn’t easy for the country pop duo 3 WEST. “We play every day, literally, and when we’re not playing we have to learn new material,” singer Nissa explained. The cycle of playing 280...

T.A. Noonan, essayist and poet, shared her work and writing tips with UIS

Lori Beckham, Assistant Editor of Features

October 2, 2012

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Author T.A. Noonan read excerpts and poems from her two hybrid genre collections The Bone Folders and Petticoat Government while at UIS. Her work has appeared in many well known literary magazines such as Verse Daily, Specs, Harpur ...

MicroMeal

October 2, 2012

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Microwave Meals Ingredients: 1 1/4 lbs ground turkey 3/4 cup dried breadcrumbs 1/2 cup low-fat milk 1 egg white 3 tablespoons ketchup 2 tablespoons grated parmesan cheese 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon dried...

What’s Happening This Weekend

October 2, 2012

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Thursday, October 4 Help celebrate Homecoming Week by going to Blue City Camp out on the Quad at 9:30.  There will be a live performance by This Drummer, That DJ. Friday October 5 Take your homecoming spirit to the ...

Horoscopes

October 2, 2012

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Libra (Sept 23-Oct 23) Be extra giving this week.  You will become a happier person. Scorpio (Oct 24-Nov 21) What’s for the best isn’t necessarily the easiest.  You’ve got a big decision to make. Sagittarius (Nov 22-D...

Unveiling the iPhone 5

Natalie Noble, General Reporter

September 26, 2012

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Apple fans waited in line at phone carriers to get the newest gadget of the year.  The iPhone 5, Apple’s latest edition of their groundbreaking smart phone was just released. Assumption and suspicion have been in the air all...

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