Category: Opinion

Graduating SGA President, Kevin Schascheck, reflects on his time at IU South Bend

A retrospective and application of an adventure in higher ed By: KEVIN SCHASCHECK Guest Columnist This is both a look at the past and an expression of hope for the coming years of the campus I have come to know and love. IU South Bend is an extraordinary place situated in a college town that

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We asked you: Graduation

By: TANNIA JOHNSON Staff Writer With the 2018-2019 school-year coming to an end, this is the last semester for many students at IU South Bend. Featuring graduating students, we asked you what your plans are after commencement. “My current internship lasts until early July so, after that, my plan is to move, hopefully somewhere warm,

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“Shazam” might just be the saving grace DC movies need

By: BRENDAN MCDANIEL Staff Columnist @brendan_preface So, I’m guessing a lot of you went out to see “Shazam!” recently. Shazam! will have made nearly $200 million in a week since it debuted, doubling its production budget and having started early plans for a sequel presumably right after the box office numbers came in. Superhero movie

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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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“The Leggings Problem” is a disaster and here’s why

By: BRENDAN MCDANIEL Staff Columnist @brendan_preface I’ve thought about writing this letter for a long time; a whole week. I waited, hoping that others would rake this fool over the coals and such a response would be unnecessary—but that doesn’t seem to be happening. I’m going to say that I don’t want to attack anyone’s

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We asked you: Job Fairs

By: ZACHARY BEAUCHAMP Staff Writer zbeaucha@iu.edu Many students will be graduating in May, which means many of us will begin, or have already started, the stressful undertaking that is job hunting. Having said that, there will be Career and Internship Fair on campus on Wednesday April 3 from noon to 3 p.m. in the Student

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Headline Lightening Round: Games in March

By: BRENDAN MCDANIEL Staff Columnist @brendan_preface In the nearly full month since our last publication, the gaming world has positively exploded with newsworthy happenings. Although I could just as easily write full articles on any one of these topics, I decided to try and grab them all in a new segment I’ll call the “Headline

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