By: KENDALL ASBELL Staff Writer @kendallasbell This week in Gems in the Bend, we’ll be featuring a lesser-known bar located downtown, and this gastro pub has a style of its own. This Week: LaSalle Tavern Over the past few years, speakeasy bars have been trending in coastal cities like Los Angeles and New York. These
By: KENDALL ASBELL Staff Writer If you had asked me four years ago what I thought I would be doing in 2017, the last thing I would have said was, “I think I’ll be living in South Bend, Ind., and going back to college for a mass communications degree focused on public relations and pursuing
By: CHRISTINE GIVER Columnist I know that the excitement of “Rogue One” has come and gone, but anyone who hasn’t seen it more than once should definitely give it a re-watch. Let me first make it clear before I delve into the rest of this column that this particular installment is very heavy on opinion.
By: KENDALL ASBELL Staff Writer @kendallasbell Drinking alcohol and eating tasty food is one of my favorite pastimes. But, venturing into an unknown restaurant or bar can often be a scary endeavor. This is especially true when one is living on a student budget. That’s where I come in. I’m here to give you my
By: ASHLEY FOOR Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org I think that I am technically a junior. I only take classes part-time, and I transferred from Ivy Tech, so it’s a bit confusing on where I stand. I am what you would call a non-traditional student; I am 31-years-old, married with two children, and I also work full-time
By: MATT WATKINS Guest Columnist Environmental sustainability is defined as the actions and processes that seek to elongate the natural resources of the earth, and minimize human impact on our environment. Although policy makers, environmentalists and laypeople alike have all attempted to contrive a solution that meets the demands of the triple bottom line that
By: STEPHEN SALISBURY Guest Columnist Happy new year! I know we’re halfway through January, but this is the first chance I’ve had to greet many of you with this annual exhortation. I hope your new year and new semester are starting out strong. I don’t know about you, but 2016 was not one of my