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Students, faculty join debate conversation

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

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Sep 26 • 0 comments

University reports overall enrollment increase, available data contends

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

Overall university enrollment dropped for the fourth year in a row, a decrease of 0.04 percent. According to the university 9,025 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in classes for this fall....  Read More »

Sep 19 • 0 comments

Little information available regarding August robbery

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

The university issued a Rave Alert Friday afternoon notifying the campus of an attempted robbery that occurred in late August. The alert told students that Public Safety had been notified Friday and th...  Read More »

Sep 14 • 0 comments

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Features

‘Never a happy situation’

Darrian Breedlove, Staff Writer

Six students from Katie Biggs high school died of suicide. Biggs struggled to figure out how to live her life without those she had lost. She eventually found the To Write Love On Her Arms’ organization, which helped he...  Read More »

September 14, 2016

Study abroad completes fifth year

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

Daria Sevastianova is a big proponent of international education. The associate professor of economics has now been taking business students to Osnabrück, Germany for five year as part of The International Summer Univer...  Read More »

September 14, 2016

Potter to discuss art as career

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

Al Holen said she loves everything about ceramics. “70 percent of the Earth’s surface is clay,” the assistant professor of ceramics said. “It is renewable and constant resource and I love that about it.” While...  Read More »

September 7, 2016

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Sports

Program coordinator promotes benefits of intramurals

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

Brandon Szachta started his first year with USI as the new program coordinator for intramural and club sports. He joined the staff June 1st and since then has been working with the Recreation, Fitness a...  Read More »

September 14, 2016

‘Come out on top’

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

Rugby sets sights on national championship

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September 14, 2016

‘I’m thankful for it everyday’

Megan Thorne, Opinion Editor

Daniel Wyatt said he has always had a passion for instructing golf. “I never thought I would be a golf coach in my life for a university but the path led me in that direction,” Wyatt said. “I’m thankful f...  Read More »

September 14, 2016

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Opinion

  • ‘The first step to unity’

    As I sat in the breezeway between UC East and West I watched hundreds of people pass by over a period of two hours. These people, although mostly whit...

  • Don’t silence free speech

    The last time I thought about free speech was in an AP Government class my sophomore year of high school. I never really thought about my rights with...

  • Hope for campus events

    Friday night, I walked into the Multicultural Center’s Late Night @ USI event, ‘Rhythm Fest’ and was outside, headed home in approximately two m...

  • Listen to yourself, not the lyrics

    Periodically I come across songs I used to listen to in elementary and middle school. I sang the teenage-angst-filled songs as if I knew what it was ...

  • Who needs bullets when you have words

    When I was 11-years-old I was proud of my Jewish heritage. I thought it made me unique. When I was 12-years-old I became a victim of bullying and di...

Reviews

No sophomore slump for Frank Ocean

Taylor O'Neil Hall, Staff Writer

I remember listening to “Channel Orange” in 2013 and thinking how mesmerizing all of the songs on it were. There was nothing like it at the time of its release. It was...  Read More »

September 7, 2016

I Am the Ambassador: Nothing’s rotten in Denmark

Gavin Gaddis, Staff Writer

If the key to a successful reality show is a bickering cast and manufactured drama, Denmark did not get the memo. Originally produced as a Danish slice-of-life style real...  Read More »

September 7, 2016

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Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor

Dr. Joey Barnett, class of 1981, is one of our most successful and engaged alums. He is Professor of Pharmacology, Medicine, Pediatrics, and Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University. He also is a Director on the USI Foundation Board.

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September 21, 2016

Letter to the editor – Regarding “Dick pics on the rise”

Dear editor and students: This letter is in regards to the article entitled “‘Dick Pics’ on the rise: Unwanted nude images affect ‘emotional wellness’” published ...  Read More »

February 17, 2016

Letter to the editor – Regarding Students for Life

Luke Williams

Dear Ms. Schwindel and Students, While I can respect a student organization’s right to protest and their attempt to be a cause for their belief in social change, I can...  Read More »

October 14, 2015

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