Tag: Alyssa Foster

The last one

By: Mabel Myers Editor-in-Chief    I have absolutely put off writing this all week because of finals, but I am now getting to it at 11 p.m. on the day it is due. I still cannot believe this is the last piece I will be writing for The Preface, but anyway, let’s go for it.    When

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Honors Program hosts service project with Food Bank of Northern Indiana

By: Alyssa Foster Co-Editor    The IU South Bend Honors Program hosted an all-day service project on April 19 that allowed students to help the Food Bank of Northern Indiana prepare for their upcoming Stamp Out Hunger event.    The event took place in the Honors Lounge, where students could stop by at any time to help.

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Business in the Bend: Bonnie Doon Drive-In

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.    The Bonnie Doon Drive-In has been around since 1941, which is no surprise considering the selection

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Living with the editors: Final Goodbye

By: Alyssa Foster and Cassidy Martenson Co-Editor and Visiting Writer    Cue the tears. We’re done. You’ll never be able to hear about our lives again.    Did you think you could read a column without it starting off in some dramatic way? That could never happen.    However, we are not kidding. This is the last time

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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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Living with the editors: Avocados and geese

By: Alyssa Foster and Cassidy Martenson Co-Editor and Visiting Writer    We hope you all had a good week, because we can’t say we did. Cassidy got an avocado, and that was the highlight of the entire week.    We have to begin this with a shout out to Cassidy’s professor, Dr. Davis. We know you’re reading

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River Crossing Housing applications open for upcoming school year

By: Alyssa Foster Co-Editor    IU South Bend’s River Crossing Housing applications are now open for the 2022-23 school year.     Students interested in living in campus housing can apply through the form on the housing website, housing.iusb.edu. Housing is available for students of all years, with priority being given to previous residents of River Crossing.     Students

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