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Winter weather advisory in effect until midnight; snowfall likely

Winter weather advisory in effect until midnight; snowfall likely

Riley Guerzini, Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2019

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Evansville until midnight.  One to three inches of snowfall is expected by late tonight. Some sleet and freezing rain are also possible according to the NWS in Paducah. Slick roads are expected, especially after dark with p...

Pumpkin creations win Halloween glory at contest

Pumpkin creations win Halloween glory at contest

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Riley Laffoon said when her office manager Stephanie Fifer asked the Career Services student workers to consider creating a pumpkin for the Staff Council’s fourth annual pumpkin contest, she did not expect to win. “I was a little worried because I’m not the most creative person,” the seni...

Meet the students bringing Archie to life

Meet the students bringing Archie to life

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

The Shield interviewed two students who serve as USI’s mascot Archibald “Archie” T. Eagle to learn more about their experience being the beloved eagle. They have been identified by the names Courtney and John for this article to keep their identities confidential. Courtney said the best part of being Archie is that...

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