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‘Zombies’ For A Cause

Students chasing one another in hot pursuit across the mall, socks flying through the air, a disconcerting number of red head bands, and distracted, strategizing looks on peoples faces. All of these are side effects of Southwestern’s second annual zombie … Continue reading

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Pirates Could Still Qualify for Tourney

As the conference season comes to a close, the South-western men’s soccer team is still in the running for a spot in the conference tournament. The pirates have a record of 3-4 for conference play and 6-8-1 for all the … Continue reading

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New Tabacco Labels Clear Air: Lawsuit Threatens to Undermine Progress

The year 2009 saw the passage of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, a law that required that by 2012 cigarette labels have one of several large antismoking graphics. These new warning labels, which depict things such as smoke coming out … Continue reading

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Garden Fosters Dialogue

In response to the challenge, the Southwestern Community Garden has invited all SU organizations to attend planned discussions and meals. Continue reading

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Apple Treat Perfect for Fall

Apple Crisp Total Time (Approximately): 1 hour and 10 minutes or 1 hour and 50 minutes Preparation: 20 minutes (with food processor), 1 hour (without food processor) Cook: 35 to 40 minutes Ingredients Filling: • 5 Granny Smith apples, peeled, … Continue reading

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Celebration of Lights Helps Students Athletes Shine

The installation of a new lighting system on the soccer and lacrosse fields offers a great experience for teams and spectators. A brief dedication ceremony for the new lights is planned for 6:45 p.m. on October 21, between the women’s … Continue reading

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The Writer’s Voice Presents: A Night With Dave Eggers

Each academic year, Southwestern University hosts a prominent guest for the Writer’s Voice lecture series. This year’s special guest will be novelist Dave Eggers. Eggers’ public lecture on campus will take place the evening of Nov. 1 in the Alma … Continue reading

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Career Services Personnel

Ichabod Black may be the office mascot, but those truly responsible for the many events and opportunities offered to students are the members of the career services team, including director Roger Young, assistant director Alexandra Anderson and internship coordinator Maria … Continue reading

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Soccer

The start of the fall term also means the start of the fall sports season, and the  soccer players have been hard at work in practice and at games. The men’s team lost a few critical seniors after the 2010 … Continue reading

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Horse Skull Statue

By this point in the year most people have probably noticed the rather unusual statue sitting between the library and the FAB: A horse’s skull atop a giant grey slab, staring with empty eyes out at passersby. “Monstrance for a Grey Horse” … Continue reading

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University Revises Budget: Restructuring Aimes for Sustainability

The budget plan outlined by President Schrum and the Board of Trustees Executive Committee has been a wide source of controversy over the past few weeks, as many people have begun to question whether some suggested measures will affect many … Continue reading

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Campus Spotlight: Chief Brown, SUPD

Most young people have less than positive opinions of law enforcement officials. However, here at Southwestern University, it is a completely different story. Under the leadership of Chief Deborah L. Brown, students have learned to love and respect the SUPD. Chief Brown has … Continue reading

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