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Murder mystery raises money for United Way

Actors portrayed a murder mystery to raise money for United Way on Wednesday night. The premise for the evening was “Killing for the Crown”

False alarms foil Fine Arts classes

Thursday in the Fine Arts building, two fire alarms sounded, forcing all students, faculty and staff to evacuate the building. The first alarm went off around 11:25 a.m. and the second alarm went off around noon during Thursday’s classes.

Sycamores ‘Tweet Up’ State of the Union

Students watched the President’s annual State of the Union address and interacted nationally with other students via Twitter at the Cunningham Memorial Library events area this past Tuesday.

Sycamore track on the road to Notre Dame invitational

The Indiana State track and field team hits the road this weekend as they compete in the seven-team Notre Dame Invitational on Saturday. The Sycamores join host Notre Dame along with DePaul, Eastern Michigan, Notre Dame, Michigan State, and Purdue for the invitational.

Sycamore women set for big weekend

It’s a busy weekend for the Indiana State University women’s basketball team as the Sycamores take over the Hulman Center on both Friday and Sunday.

Dual meet spells Sycamore success

Indiana State University junior John Mascari ran the second fastest 3,000-meter in the nation and broke the Sycamore all-time record as Indiana State retained the Coughlan-Malloy Cup for the ninth straight year.

Settling down: Does society ask women to settle for less?

For the first time, I have actually been thinking about the choice to have kids. What startled me, and I think many other young women may agree, was the realization that I had honestly never thought about the choice.

GOP grandeur is platform-reliant

Since the election of President Obama in 2008, pundits have consistently referred to the Republican Party’s lack of a central identity, or “soul-searching.” “Soul-searching” refers to how the party would form a platform in the absence of a Republican president as a leader.

The power of choice will set you free

Choice is an interesting thing. I find it even more interesting that we feel like we have lost the ability to make a decision. Instead, we often let our surroundings or environment dictate our choices. 

Professor raises money, awareness for homeland

Soulaf Abas, Syrian artist, Indiana State graduate and adjunct art professor, just wants to make the world a more beautiful place.

The 29-year-old was born and raised in Damascus, Syria, though she earned both her MFA and BFA at ISU. Six months after she started graduate school at ISU, however, her homeland became a war zone.  

ISU students venture to India for cultural experience

The road to learning about arts-based approaches to counseling will take a group of graduate students in Indiana State University’s counseling programs to India for a two-week cross-cultural experience this month.

Poverty simulation challenges views on public assistance

On Nov. 13, the Department of Social Work invited the public up to the third floor of the Hulman Memorial Student Union for a simulation of poverty. 

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