April 14, 2020

When it comes to flying in an airplane you think, crowded airport, uncomfortable seats, no room to stretch out your legs, and maybe some flight anxiety, But everyone hopes and preys for the flight to not be full to they could possibly have the chance of having the seat...

April 8, 2020

How does a college student with at least 5 classes, a job, club involvement, and a very active lifestyle outside of school keep busy during quarantine? Honestly, how is anyone keeping busy during this quarantine? Well, now is the time for no excuses! But don’t go texti...

April 7, 2020

As we endure during these times of uncertainty we are trying to retain a sense of normalcy. This means working and attending classes remotely to still achieve some productivity. One of the applications that helps ease this process is Zoom. According to zoom.us, Zoom Vi...

March 30, 2020

I have lived in a small town for close to eighteen years. I rode my first bike and drove my first car on the roads of that town. I received my first report card and my diploma from the schools of that town. I met people that I will be friends with for the rest of my li...

October 31, 2019

Halloween is finally here! For some college students, the winding down of October means spending time in their dorm room doing homework. For others, this means going out for a night of spooky adventures and horror-filled experiences. There are a few things I want peopl...

October 17, 2019

Fall break is finally upon us. For some students, it means going back home to work and for others, it means staying on campus because home is too far away. No matter the case, here are four things you should be doing while on fall break!

1. Get some sleep

Catching up on...

October 24, 2018

Using animals to attempt to understand human disease has been a dominant practice for decades. However, experimenting on animals won’t save sick children or adults. In fact, there is overwhelming evidence that the tests hinder scientific progress and put patients at ri...

October 9, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh was nominated to be apart of the supreme court by President Donald Trump. A few weeks ago, a woman named Christine Ford came forward accusing him of sexual misconduct from more than 30 years ago at a party. She wrote a confidential letter to a senior De...

March 14, 2018

I have been trying to find the words to say about the recent shooting that happened in Parkland, Florida but whatever I say will never give it justice. However, the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are using their voices to start a movement.

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March 1, 2018

In the wake of the Florida mass shooting, National Rifle Association (NRA) spokeswoman, Dana Loesch, gave a speech at the Conservative Political Conference stating, “Many in legacy media love mass shootings. You guys love it.” She continued, “Now I’m not saying that yo...

February 23, 2018

Every year, Joliet residents and local communities’ countdown for one of the greatest summer festivals: The Taste of Joliet. The Taste of Joliet will be held Friday, June 22 through Sunday, June 24 at Joliet Memorial Stadium.

The Taste of Joliet includes food vendors, l...

February 1, 2018

According to the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists' (BAS) Science and Security Board, the world is the closest it has been since 1953 to a man-made global catastrophe. As of January 25, 2018, the BAS moved the Doomsday Clock’s hand to two minutes until midnight.

"It is...

January 24, 2018

Today we live in a generation where it is almost required to have social media profiles, whether it is for school, work, or just for fun. Every day when I log onto my social media sites, someone is always trying to define what makes a relationship "good" or "bad." Rela...

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