Category: campus

Transpo offers free rides this semester

By STEPHEN M. SALISBURY Staff Writer     Getting around the city has become a lot easier, and cheaper, for the students, faculty and staff at IU South Bend. In a partnership that began on August 6, anyone with a valid CrimsonCard can now ride any Transpo route at any time the buses are running

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IUSB mourns beloved professor

By: STEPHEN M. SALISBURY Staff Writer     On Friday, August 3, a near-capacity crowd filed into the Louise E. Addicott and Yatish J. Joshi Performance Hall to commemorate the passing of Sustainability Professor, Dr. Edwin Joseph, who succumbed to a years-long battle with cancer on July 26. The 60-year old native of Trinidad became

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Men’s basketball gets major roster turnover

By: AUSTIN PARKS Staff Writer     Last year the IU South Bend Men’s Basketball team struggled mightily in what became a frustrating season that featured the Titans going 12-18. Worse yet, after a disappointing season, four seniors have since graduated leaving a big hole in the roster. Three of those seniors graduated as a

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Theater raises ticket prices

By Brenda Machado Staff Writer     This year the theater at IU South Bend is raising its ticket prices, including student tickets. Now, the average ticket price has been bumped up to $5 for students instead of being completely free.     Marvin Curtis, dean of the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts

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Changes to new student orientation

By: CARTER DEJONG Staff Writer     Students and parents attending new student orientation will now arrive more prepared than they have in past years, if the new changes implemented are successful. Students now have the option to meet with their academic advisors to see what classes will be best for them before orientation.  

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Salisbury’s Take: Preface Columnist Welcomes Back the Family with History Lesson

By STEPHEN M. SALISBURY Featured Columnist     Welcome back, readers!It is always exciting to start a new academic year. By the end of this semester, I will have completed my sixth full year as a full time member of the IU South Bend community. This is my third year writing this column for The

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Nothing less than a busy “Summer”

By Kate Luce Staff Writer     Working behind the scenes might not be as glamorous as being a star, but for John Enrique Thompson, visiting lecturer of fine arts, it made his summer one to remember.     Thompson was a part of the “Girls of Summer,” a film directed by John Hancock. Hancock

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