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Students gather at Statehouse for Red for Ed

Students gather at Statehouse for Red for Ed

Rhonda Wheeler, News Editor

November 19, 2019

Nearly 12,000 teachers surrounded the Indiana Statehouse Nov. 19 to protest low teacher pay and lack of resources in the education system. At least six students from the university traveled to Indianapolis to visit the Statehouse, said freshman elementary education major Serena Morgan. Morgan...

School and work: an economy of horus

Osman Bien Aime, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015

School can be challenging enough as it is, but when a full-time, or even part-time job is thrown into the mix, a student’s semester can suddenly become an exercise in creeping deadlines and chronic exhaustion. I started my first real job three years ago, out of necessity. Turns out, mowing lawns didn’...

Addressing stress

Megan Thorne

October 7, 2015

Everyone gets scared, but for someone with anxiety fear it’s more than just a worry, is a crippling doubt. Every day on campus I hear stories about students working an extra shift and couldn’t find the time to study for their exam the next day. Or someone who had a panic attack on the way to sc...

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