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State of the Union watch party

On Feb. 7 at 9 p.m. EST, U.S. President Joe Biden will deliver the annual State of the Union address to Congress. The purpose of the State of the Union address is for the president to meet with Congress to provide an outline of the presidential administration’s goals, as well as updates on the nation. These updates could include discussing foreign and domestic affairs, as well as issues that are currently prevalent within the United States.

Roe v. Wade panel discussion educates students, sparks conversation

In the wake of the Dobbs v. Jackson Supreme Court decision, commonly known as the overturning of Roe v. Wade, students at IU South Bend and citizens across the United States have been left to wonder what the future of reproductive healthcare and abortion access will look like.

Campus celebrates Constitution Day with a week of activities and discussion

By: HOPE FOWLER Staff Writer hfowlerg@iu.edu The IU South Bend American Democracy Program (ADP) celebrated National Constitution Day with a week of activities for all students and faculty to engage in. The organization started off the week with a ‘free speech vs. hate speech’ luncheon discussion that took place on Tuesday, September 17th. There was

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First mayoral forum hosted in Addicott/Yoshi Performance Hall

By: CARTER DEJONG Staff Writer cadejong@iu.edu Seven of the nine Democratic candidates were present at the first primary forum of the 2020 South Bend mayoral race held at the Addicott/Yoshi Performance Hall. Candidate Will Smith did not appear at the debate since he is being held without bond after being arrested on a warrant out

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American Democracy Project helps students register to vote

By: JIM IRIZARRY Staff Writer/Copy Editor jcirizar@iusb.edu The polls in the presidential race and several Indiana state races have never been closer. This means the ability to vote has never been more important. IUSB’s American Democracy Project (ADP) wants to help. If you missed your chance to register to vote on campus last week during

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