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Visiting artist Kathleen Rooney cracks jokes, teaches poetry

By: RACHAEL PITTMAN Staff Writer @ralypitt Though the Wiekamp Hall third floor bridge has a reasonable amount of seating – enough for 40 or 50 people – almost every seat was full when IU South Bend hosted author and poet Kathleen Rooney March 25. Rooney is the founder of Rose Metal press, which publishes “fused”

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Staff profile: Rachael Pittman

By: RACHAEL PITTMAN Staff Writer @ralypitt Greetings! I’m Rachael, and I’m elated to be writing to you from my home for our lovely little publication. Sometimes I cannot believe I made it to where I am now. I grew up homeschooled, small-town country life in various states along the Midwest. I grew up uncertain (primarily

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IUSB adds new streaming video service

By: RACHAEL PITTMAN Staff Writer @ralypitt In our technology-driven world, teaching is changing. Kanopy, a new video streaming service offered by IU South Bend, is part of that change. Like Netflix, Kanopy allows subscribers to log into their account and access different titles wherever there is Internet access. Unlike Netflix, it is free to all

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Feminist Student Union hosts feminine hygiene product drive

By: RACHAEL PITTMAN Staff Writer @ralypitt For the first two weeks of February, The Feminist Student Union (FSU) asked for students to donate cash and hygiene products to the South Bend Center for the Homeless. The FSU aimed to raise awareness to the plight of many homeless women who are often without access to these

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