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Petition turns into protest

Petition turns into protest

Nik Cunningham, Publications Editor

October 14, 2020

There are two protests going on on-campus tomorrow: one from Julia Ennis, creator of the change.org petition, and one on the Quad. Julia Ennis, a senior communications major, posted an update on the petition. She said the document now has more than 10,000 signatures but she wants the USI community...

Petition created for student removed off campus due to Tourette syndrome

Petition created for student removed off campus due to Tourette syndrome

Rhonda Wheeler, Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2020

A student was reportedly asked to leave campus after several reports to Public Safety due to his Tourette syndrome on Monday. Seth Pressler, a freshman, suffers from Tourette syndrome and he is physically and mentally unable to control it. Tourette syndrome is a disorder that involves repetitiv...

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