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The Journal

Cole Moriarty
Cole Moriarty  is a Political Science major. He is originally from Algonquin, Illinois. Cole is currently a Features Reporter for The Journal and hopes shortly to finish his novel and get it published so he can finish his other 5 half written ones, or be elected to public office, which ever comes first.  

Cole Moriarty, Features Reporter

Apr 26, 2017
Science is political (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
MOAB: Media Obsessed About Bomb (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Trump, Syria, and the never-ending circle of war (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
The Devin Nunes show (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
These men are liars and fools (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
It happens here (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Go to a town hall or make a call It’s democracy, y’all. Use it or lose it. (Story)
Feb 24, 2017
Only 47 months to go: So much crazy, so much more to go (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Sexism in defense of racism (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Town hall on Trump’s immigration ban (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
Are you [expletive] kidding me? (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
Chaos and confusion over ‘muslim ban’ (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
America’s political panic attack (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
Obamacare: Yes? No? Maybe so? (Story)
Nov 30, 2016
Acceptance is the final stage of grief: Making peace with living in Trump’s America (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Open wounds and scar tissue (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Dispatches from political depression: It’s all downhill from here (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
Overthrow the elites (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
‘Kilo Two Bravo’ (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
A Netflix show you’ve never heard of: ‘The Last Kingdom’ (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
The toxicity of alienation: America is a hostage to itself (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
What if America can’t be great again? (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
Mind blowingly incoherent (Story)
Oct 12, 2016
Poet Natalie Eilbert reads at UIS (Story)
Oct 12, 2016
The things we don’t talk about (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
‘Deepwater Horizon’ is burning (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
Don’t vote for Gary Johnson (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
We need to talk about Trump (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
Administration hosts chalking forum (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
‘Hell or High Water’ reviewed (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
What are you thinking? Part II (Story)
Sep 14, 2016
What are you thinking? (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
The SGA president that nobody seems to hate (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
Louisiana is drowning: The “unprecedented” floods are going to stop (Story)
Jul 22, 2016
The Learning Hub helps students become more prepared (Story)
May 04, 2016
A smoking circle (Story)
May 04, 2016
The director (Story)
Apr 27, 2016
The sound of silence (Story)
Apr 20, 2016
‘Fund Our Future!’ (Story)
Apr 20, 2016
The activation of an activist (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
UIS set to add dance team (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Much worse than you think:Climate change is not going anywhere (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Uniting the fronts (Story)
Mar 30, 2016
After the votes are in… (Story)
Feb 24, 2016
OLAS brings family-like culture to UIS (Story)
Feb 24, 2016
More than 400 students attend career fair (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Nathan Hoffman isn’t running for president – yet (Story)
Feb 10, 2016
Governor likely to veto MAP grant bill (Story)
Feb 10, 2016
UIS provost retiring after 27 years at the university (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
A river of poison (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
Illinois Innocence Project UIS helps free 9th wrongfully convicted individual (Story)
Jan 27, 2016
Push for parking policy change (Story)
Dec 09, 2015
Student reads while Donald Trump speaks at Springfield rally (Story)
Dec 09, 2015
The Syria question (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Students march on and crowd the capitol (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
The fight for MAP Grant funding (Story)
Oct 14, 2015
A conversation on race through Harper Lee (Story)
Oct 07, 2015
UIS gets schooled on the best sex ever with Youtube star and sex educator Laci Green (Story)
Oct 07, 2015
Pending a resolution, MAP grants remain at risk (Story)
Sep 30, 2015
Students compete in the NFL (Story)
Sep 23, 2015
Learning to LEAD (Story)
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