Category: News

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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Student Spotlight: Michael Rousculp wins Library Prize

By: Mara Nolan Intern    Michael Rousculp won the 2022 Library Prize for Undergraduate Research sponsored by the IUSB Library. According to the IUSB Library website, this award is a $500 prize “designed to honor undergraduate students who demonstrate sophisticated research skills and adept use of library resources into original scholarship.”     Michael Rousculp, who graduated from

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Doggone destressed

By: Mabel Myers Editor-in-Chief   With finals coming up fast, many of us are stressed out to the max! However, the IU South Bend Honors Program welcomes all students, faculty and staff to stop by the courtyard outside of the administration building to visit with therapy dogs.    The dogs will be on campus on April

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IU South Bend’s remembrance of Dino’s donation

By: Connie Klimek Staff-Writer    For Melissa Pace and her late husband Levell “Dino” Pace, IU South Bend is more than just an alma mater: it was their introduction to each other, their wedding reception venue and home to their work families. In honor of April being National Donate Life Month, Levell’s legacy as an organ

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Former IU South Bend student set to hike entire Appalachian Trail

By: Alyssa Foster Co-Editor    A former IU South Bend student is currently making progress on her goal of hiking the entire Appalachian Trail.     Lois Frey, a December 2021 graduate, began her journey at the end of March and is set to continue her hike through the trail into the fall.     The trail begins at its

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Business in the Bend: Weiss’ Gasthaus

By: Alyssa Foster Co-Editor    South Bend is home to some of the most unique small businesses that offer one-of-a-kind experiences for residents and visitors to enjoy. From local restaurants to small boutiques, South Bend has adventures waiting for everyone.     Weiss’ Gasthaus is not excluded from the list of local treasures. They serve authentic German dishes,

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Instagram: Another way to get involved on campus

By: Mira Costello Co-Editor    Do you want to be more active in those clubs you signed up for during Welcome Week? Do you have a packed schedule, but still want to support your campus organizations? Do you just want more Instagram followers?    If your answer to any of those questions is “yes,” look no further

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Asian Heritage Month fest celebrates diversity, draws community

By: Mira Costello Co-Editor     If you were born and bred here in South Bend, chances are that you’ve never seen a Chinese hammered dulcimer or played a Japanese Taiko drum. You may never have even tried sushi. In that case, you’re lucky to be an IU South Bend student – because our campus is home

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