The Journal

Perceptions on feminism

Kati Maseman, Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2012

Feminism, a common word surrounded by misconception, or an ideology fighting to be recognized properly against deliberate attacks? Feminism is a passionate topic for Women’s Center Director Lynn Otterson, and UIS history...

Video

October 9, 2012

Viral Video A Korean pop music video released recently has gone viral. The video titled Gangam Style by Psy, short for psycho, depicts the singer in a number of unusual situations while performing strange dance moves to pounding, s...

What’s Happening This Weekend

October 9, 2012

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

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

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

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

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 ...

Hoogland Center for the Arts presents: Twelve Angry Men

Hoogland Center for the Arts presents: Twelve Angry Men

Lori Beckham, Assistant Editor of Features

October 2, 2012

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