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Exhibit captures mythology, reality

This piece titled “Ophelia” is a part of a series by Efroymson Bridge Year Fellow Livia Alexander called “The Shakespeare Suicides.” Alexander's show Mortal Flesh will be on display through March 15 at the McCutchan Art Center/Pace Galleries.

Emma Corry, Features Editor

February 25, 2020

It took Livia Alexander her whole life to get to the level of painting she is at now. Alexander curated her “Mortal Flesh” exhibit as part of the Efroymson Bridge Year Fellowship which allows a postgraduate student to spend a year making art. The exhibit is made of several paintings created by...

Standing ovation for ‘Standing on My Knees’

Standing ovation for 'Standing on My Knees'

Austin Lewis, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

Sydni Abel Anxiety, joy, suspense and worry were just four of the emotions I felt while viewing the  student directed play produced at the university, “Standing on my Knees.” The play is about Catherine (Kaitlyn Kearschner) who is a poet who suffers from schizophrenia. After being releas...

Controlled starvation

Controlled starvation

Maxywell Carlton, Staff Writer

March 14, 2017

Dieting has affected most people at one time or another. Whether someone aspires to lose weight or to gain a certain amount of muscle, their diet is affected and manipulated to achieve these results. With spring break just coming to a close, the gym was a popular spot for many people...

‘Part of me, but not all of me’

Aaron Moore, a licensed mental health counselor, talks to Erin Gillingham, founder of the To Write Love on Her Arms university chapter at USI, and Robbillie Stevenson, the previous president of the chapter, after speaking at the organization’s event Tuesday in Carter Hall.

Gabi Wy, News Editor

April 6, 2016

At the age of 11, Patience Fehribach was lost. She slept too much and lacked the energy to attend school. Doctors diagnosed her with depression, but as a young girl, she had trouble making sense of it all. “You go through spells,” the senior nursing major said. “I recognized (severe depression) not ...

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