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Campus hosts NEA Big Read series

By: C.A. PRINTUP @DontWriteDown Staff Writer IU South Bend is hosting the NEA (National Endowment for the Arts) Big Read for the month of March. According to Arts.gov website, “The NEA Big Read exposes people to new genres and ideas and challenges their current tastes in literature….Showcasing a diverse range of contemporary titles that reflect

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French Club offers local spring break trips

By: C.A. PRINTUP Staff Writer @DontWriteDown Members of the French Club have the chance to go to Chicago every semester. This March, the French Club has two dates that students can attend. “Each [trip] is fairly different. We usually will do something with the French Cultural Institute in Chicago,” said President of the French Club

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QSA Speaker Series sets itself apart

By: C.A. PRINTUP Staff Writer @DontWriteDown The Polar Vortex not only upset classes during the week of Jan. 27th, many events were disrupted and postponed due to the weather as well, including the a speaker for Queer Straight Alliance (QSA). Linda Lyons, a photography professor, was scheduled to speak on Wednesday, Jan. 30 but had

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Third annual Michiana Justice Coalition works to stop hate in area

By: C.A. Printup Staff Writer The Michiana Social Justice Coalition met on Jan. 20 to discuss and aim to mitigate Indiana’s lack of a hate crime statute. The coalition, which meets on the anniversary of the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, was based on teaching members of the community on how they can “take part

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Disabled students review campus bathrooms

By: C.A. PRINTUP and JOHN LARSON Staff Writers A simple trip like one to the bathroom is one often taken for granted by many students. For disabled students and students who have mobility issues, bathroom positions and lack of accessibility can be a major issue. Two students with different levels of mobility, one in a

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Flu shots come to campus

By: C.A. PRINTUP Staff Writer The flu season is upon us and IU South Bend is feeling the fever. Walking down a hall, one may notice an increased number of “class is cancelled” signs posted. Avoiding cancelling class is simple though, according to the IU South Bend Health and Services Nurse Practitioner Teresa Dobrzykowski. According

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Campus Starbucks finally gets almond milk

By: C.A. PRINTUP Staff Writer The Starbucks in the Education and Arts Building is finally serving coffee with almond milk. Previously students could order coffee with soy milk but for students who could not use soy or lactose-based products, there was no other milk options. Andrew Vardell, general manager of Sodexo at IU South Bend,

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