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President to answer campus community’s questions

President to answer campus community’s questions

Riley Guerzini, News Editor
March 15, 2017
Filed under News

Nathan Criss said he is always interested in hearing about the state of the university from President Linda Bennett. “She is always busy, and there isn’t really a setting where you can ask those big questions,” he said. “It’s just a great opportunity to talk to Dr. Bennett and establish mo...

Far from familiar: Nigerian student talks education

Far from familiar: Nigerian student talks education

Megan Thorne, Features Editor
April 6, 2016
Filed under Features

The Shield interviewed three international students to see how they were acclimating to life at a U.S. university. In this weekly series, The Shield revisits Souleymane Mamane Illia, a junior English major from Niger, to find out his opinion on U.S. education and language.

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‘Down to earth’ President answers questions

‘Down to earth’ President answers questions

Abigail Suddarth, Staff Writer
March 31, 2016
Filed under Features

SGA President Alexa Bueltel was nervous after the civility speakers gave their presentations, the campus wouldn’t continue the civility discussion.

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President to serve answers for annual breakfast

Nick Leighty, Staff writer
March 18, 2016
Filed under Features

This scene is typical for Breakfast with the President, an annual event scheduled to take place March 30. Students eat free when they pick up their tickets at Alumni and Volunteer Services in University Center West.

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Martin puts ‘best foot forward’

Martin puts ‘best foot forward’

Sarah Loesch, Sports Editor
February 2, 2016
Filed under Sports

Sophomore sprinter Jenna Martin placed first in high jump at the University of Indianapolis Track & Field Challenge this past weekend. In the same meet, she set a new school record in the 60-meter hurdles. The Shield sat down with Martin to learn a little more about the biology major and her seas...

Big Man on Campus: Q&A with Zach Thomas

Zane Clodfelter
May 1, 2013
Filed under Sports

After being away from the game of golf his first year on campus, redshirt sophomore Zach Thomas wanted to get back into the game, and an opportunity to do just that was given by Eagles Head Coach Jim Cheaney. Since joining the USI golf team, Thomas has been a valuable contributor to the Eagles’ su...

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