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Five Things You Should Know: LinkedIn Edition

March 29, 2017

Check out our video on the five things any student should know when setting up a LinkedIn account.

Traditions influence meditative melodies

Meditation band, Ahl-e Qulub performs their unique blend of relaxation music in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Union. Ntchana Batoma, said meditative music is used as “a way of being able to see the beauty and love in everything.”

Loren Dickson, Entertainment Reporter

March 1, 2017

In a calm and relaxing atmosphere, people gathered around Ahl-e Qulub, a Persian meditation music group, Tuesday night to listen, enjoy and self-meditate to the melodies ringing throughout the University Ballroom. Ahl-e Qulub member and senior English major Alex Hill told the audience the purpose...

French, German clubs celebrate Mardi Gras

Anita Saffa, a junior economics major, and Jane Kim, a junior exchange student from South Korea snack as part of their participation in The Mardi Gras celebration in Coleman hall.

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

March 1, 2017

Students adorned with masks and beads filled room 1170 of Coleman Hall, and purple, gold and green streamers covered the hallway’s ceiling in celebration of Mardi Gras and Karneval. The first Mardi Gras festivities in North America took place March 3, 1699 in present-day New Orleans, Louisiana....

5 things you should know; yoga edition

February 22, 2017

This video marks the first in a series that explain five things college students should know about any topic that will help them with everyday life.

‘Rush of Fun’ gets students ready for Kesha

February 21, 2017

The video explains the purpose of "Rush of Fun" which was put on by the University Board on Tuesday in the Bridge Lounge of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union.

Langston Hughes Poetry Slam

February 16, 2017

This video is about the poetry slam that took place Wednesday night in Lumpkin Hall. Check out the story here >>>

The Panther Shuttle Bus

February 16, 2017

Here are a few things you should know about the Panther Shuttle Bus as told by Dan Icenogle, one of the two morning drivers.

Students march in solidarity with marginalized community

February 10, 2017

Students, faculty and community members gathered in front of the Doudna Steps Thursday and marched to Old Main to show solidarity with students who feel marginalized by President Donald Trump's executive orders. Check out the full story here >>>

Statehouse rally in Springfield

February 10, 2017

On February 8, supporters for higher education made their way to Springfield for a rally asking legislators to fund their schools. Here's a link to the full story >>>  

Women’s March on Champaign

Analicia Haynes, Online Editor

January 21, 2017

This is just a glimpse of the Women's March on Champaign on Saturday, January 21 at West Side Park. There were over 5,000 people in attendance.

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