Author: The Preface at IUSB

Surveying campus community about Northside Hall

By: ZACHARY BEAUCHAMP Staff Writer zbeaucha@iu.edu There are a number of buildings on campus that students have classes in. These halls include Northside Hall, Wiekamp Hall, the Education and Arts building and the library to name a few of these campus facilities. But one nearly every student has courses in is Northside Hall. Northside Hall

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Andrei S. Markovits visits, speaks about Angela Merkel’s Germany

By: CHRISTINA CLARK Editor-in-Chief EditorPreface@gmail.com The turnout for Andrei S. Markovits’ visit to the university required more seating to be set out on the third floor Wiekamp bridge than originally was prepared. On April 4, Markovits, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and Karl W. Deutsch Collegiate Professor of Comparitive Politics and German Studies at the University

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A new chapter for the English Club

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer kmluce@iu.edu The English Club has been resurrected back to the IU South Bend campus for the love of all things literary. The club now regularly meets in DW 3001 on Thursdays at 6 p.m. “We wanted to bring back the English Club because we wanted students to have a space

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Rape reported in Housing

By: CHRISTINA CLARK Editor-in-Chief EditorPreface@gmail.com A Crime Notice was dispersed to members of the IU South Bend community on Friday, April 6 just after 10 p.m. The notice read that “On April 5, 2019 the IUPD received a report of a rape at approximately 6:00 p.m. The incident occurred in the late night hours of

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“Brendan can’t read a Calendar:” Transgender Visibility Day 2019

By: BRENDAN MCDANIEL Staff Columnist @brendan_preface International Transgender Visibility Day was March 31, and it would have been the perfect opportunity to have a column highlighting LGBTQ+ representation in media. Unfortunately, I didn’t think about it until after the date had already passed, which means that any article about it that we did run would

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Political Science professors weigh in on the current state of US politics

By: CARTER DEJONG Staff Writer cadejong@iu.edu Political science professors Elizabeth Bennion and Steven Gerencser recently shared their thoughts on the current state of American politics, including the 2020 Democratic primary. Many people might agree that our nation has never been as divided as it is today. According to Gerencser, this is because Republicans and Democrats

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Club Profile: Spanish Club

By: KATELYN FIRESTEIN Staff Writer karfires@iu.edu For students who are interested in learning more about Hispanic culture and speaking Spanish, Spanish Club will still have fiestas through the end of the semester, and has big plans for the next academic year. “Although most of our current members are Spanish minors and majors, the club is

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Titan’s Softball sweeps Trinity International University Trojans at start of busy weekend for team

By: HENRY FREESE Staff Writer hefreese@iu.edu The IU South Bend Titans softball team continued its recent string of success with a doubleheader sweep of the Trinity International University Trojans softball team on Friday afternoon at Dick Pfeil Field at Veterans Memorial Park. The doubleheader sweep concluded the Titans’ recent stretch of 10 games in seven

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