Category: campus

On and off campus critters

By: Ashley Rose Photographer/Staff-Writer We’re all familiar with the campus critters who keep us company between classes: geese, squirrels, birds, groundhogs and the occasional chipmunk or duck. But what about the critters that keep us company at home and are there to greet us after a long day at school? Meet some of your fellow

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Actively and mindfully destigmatizing mental health

By: Ashley Rose Staff-Writer/Photographer    Active Minds is a national student led nonprofit organization that is dedicated to advocating and destigmatizing mental health, especially within the young adult community Active minds.They try to reach the community through peer to peer interactions that encourage young adults to open up about their mental health journeys as well as

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Preview: History Club is going to Mackinaw City

By: Mara Nolan Intern    Celebrate the end of the 2021-2022 school year with the History Club! The History Club is taking a trip to Mackinaw City, Mackinac Island and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula from May 11-14.     The trip will include outings to many historical and natural sites, such as colonial Michlimackinac and St. Ignace Museum, Fort

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The last one

By: Mabel Myers Editor-in-Chief    I have absolutely put off writing this all week because of finals, but I am now getting to it at 11 p.m. on the day it is due. I still cannot believe this is the last piece I will be writing for The Preface, but anyway, let’s go for it.    When

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IU South Bend Undergraduate Research Conference 2022

By: Cassidy Martenson  Visiting Writer    IU South Bend hosted the Undergraduate Research Conference (URC) on April 22 to share the amazing work that students are doing both inside and outside of the classroom. The event was open to all majors and concentrations and generated 70 distinct proposals.    The event began at 8 a.m. with registration

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My Gratitude for and Goodbye to IU South Bend

By: Connie Klimek Staff-Writer Trigger Warning: Sexual Assault    Reminiscing my growth at IU South Bend is quite emotional for me, as I came to IU South Bend feeling capable and confident in myself for the first time in my life.      However it took transferring from Saint Mary’s College where I honestly felt quite  unfulfilled and

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Living with the editors: Final Goodbye

By: Alyssa Foster and Cassidy Martenson Co-Editor and Visiting Writer    Cue the tears. We’re done. You’ll never be able to hear about our lives again.    Did you think you could read a column without it starting off in some dramatic way? That could never happen.    However, we are not kidding. This is the last time

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Commencement: your questions answered

By: Mira Costello Co-Editor    It might seem hard to believe that the end of the year is around the corner, even for those who aren’t graduating. For those that are, April can be even more of a whirlwind. Here are some fast facts about Commencement to help you prepare for and navigate the day, whether

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