Tag: Nicole Hassinger

Text.com divides SGA

By: Nicole Hassinger Staff Writer @HassingerNicole The Student Government Association (SGA) was unable to form a committee for text.com advertising and promotion at their first meeting of the spring semester. Text.com is a third-party program that allows students from universities to buy sell and trade textbooks with other students. The website is set up similarly

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Food pantry for students coming in Spring

By: Nicole Hassinger Staff Writer IU South Bend will have a food pantry available for students starting in the spring in the Student Activities Center. The pantry, opening Jan. 11, will be called Titans Feeding Titans, and will specifically be for helping the IUSB students and faculty that are in need, requiring only that they

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IU South Bend Gospel Choir sings for community

By: NICOLE HASSINGER Staff Writer As the IU South Bend Gospel Choir prepares for their Sunday, Nov. 15 performance, they show what praise and gospel music are all about: sharing it with friends and building a sense of community. Gospel choir member and student Pierre Cooks said, “It means a lot to me to have

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Vocal Institute performs with special guest Robert Sims

By: Nicole Hassinger Staff Writer Robert Sims, guest masterclass and workshop teacher, performer, and vocalist has been leading students from IU South Bend and Notre Dame into crafting better stage presence and vocal techniques in preparation for their upcoming performance. Sims won the Gold Medal in the American Traditions Competition, and is known for performing

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Halloween happiness turns somber: Columnist kicks consumerist habits

By: NICOLE HASSINGER Staff Writer That bittersweet time of year has come for me yet again. Previously, I have found myself in awe walking through grocery stores, finding delight in the craft section with Halloween themed decorations, blankets, candies, cards and kitchenware. I have been dazzled by the creepy, eerie and cute consumerism that unfolded

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Winesburg, Indiana coming to you in South Bend

By: NICOLE HASSINGER Staff Writer @HassingerNicole On Wednesday, Oct. 7 and again on Thursday, Oct. 8, the editor, contributors and two professors from Notre Dame will be reading from the publication “Winesburg, Indiana” for the public. “Winesburg, Indiana” is a collection of fiction stories. The event will be a celebration of the publication. The first

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The Quiet Things live at McCormick’s

By: NICOLE HASSINGER Staff Writer @HassingerNicole The crowd filed into the bar around ten at night. They knew what to expect, and it wasn’t silence from The Quiet Things. On Tuesday, Sept. 22, the band took the stage at McCormick’s located downtown in South Bend for a performance. Despite their name, The Quiet Things had

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