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Women take on the URC with “New Views”

By TRICIA McCANN Guest Writer As this year’s publication of “New Views on Gender” begins to see the final product come together, Editor Wendy E. Davis and the students involved have been excited to present their work on campus this spring. “‘New Views on Gender’ is a feminist publication from the Women and Gender Studies

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Award Winners: Undergraduate Research Convention 2013

Analecta Student Writing Awards winners: Fiction 1st Place #9 “Blood and Rain”                                               Erin Britt 2nd Place # 31 “Elusion”                                                        Diane Passero Hon. Mention # 22 “Fray”                                                      Krista Cox Poetry: 1st Place #41 “Without Cloud”                                               Joshua Stump 2nd Place  #45 “Alexithymia”                                                 Kristin LaFollette-Samson Hon. Mention #143 “In a Bed After a Star

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Arctic Enema, Electroshock Therapy, and the Funky Monkey: It’s Tough Mudding

Student Steven Vigue seeks team members for hardcore obstacle course


Staff Writer

Over 750 thousand people will experience the Arctic Enema this year—for fun. The Arctic Enema is the name of an obstacle, a 20 foot long ice bath, in the Tough Mudder events which feature a 10-12 mile obstacle course designed by British Special Forces according to the Tough Mudder website.

Participants are encouraged to register as a team. IUSB student Steven Vigue is organizing a team of Raging Titans to compete in Chicago on May 18-19…

Arts dean Marvin Curtis to help shape political policy involving arts education in the Congressional Black Caucus Institute

By MANDI STEFFEY Columnist Marvin Curtis, the dean of the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the arts, was recently inducted into the Congressional Black Caucus Institute. Among other things, the members of the CBCI helps to shape policies involving different matters in politics. Certain members in the CBCI are chosen on the basis of their resumes and are representatives of the various companies

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