November 8, 2019

The USF Office of Institutional Diversity & Guardian Angel Community Services is offering a Holistic Healing Educational Group Series that is held every Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the USF Cultural Center. This program has an eight-week program and at each session...

November 4, 2019

On October 31, Residence Hall Association (RHA) spearheaded a safe trick-or-treat event at the University of St. Francis (USF) despite the snow. The event has been deemed other names such as “Spooky Saints” or “Trunk-or-Treat.” Children and their families were invited...

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 30, 2019

The University of St. Francis (USF) will be hosting “Spooky Saints” on Thursday, October 31 for the Joliet community. The Spooky Saints event, previously known as "Trunk or Treat," is an annual tradition where children and families come to USF to trick-or-treat on Hall...

October 21, 2019

On Friday, October 25, the University of St. Francis’ (USF) Music and Performing Arts Department will be holding an event titled “enhakē.” Combining piano, clarinet, violin and cello, enhakē brings a new and fresh perspective to music from many periods and styles both...

October 21, 2019

The University of St. Francis (USF) is holding its annual Transfer, Adult Degree Completion and Graduate Student Open House. According to www.stfrancis.edu, this event will take place on October 23, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in San Damiano Hall, which is located on the thi...

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 17, 2019

The University of St. Francis (USF) competed in the 5th annual AORE Campus Challenge and won "Most Outdoorsy D2 School Champion" and "Outdoors Anywhere Champion." Along with USF's win as a school, Caeley Grady, a senior Outdoor Recreation major, competed individually a...

October 7, 2019

Home is a simple, yet complex term. It is widely interpreted as a place but it can also be a feeling that lives on in the hearts of many. According to www.merriam-webster.com, home can be defined as a social unit formed by a family living together. Overall, home is whe...

October 7, 2019

WCSF-FM 88.7, the nonprofit radio station at the University of St. Francis (USF) will be holding their fifth annual “Mega Music Rummage Sale” on Saturday, October 19 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. According to www.stfrancis.edu, The sale will take place at the University of St...

October 2, 2019

A local football player remains humble after many obstacles have come his way. Bryant Perry, a Chicago native from Inglewood, gained recognition after he went one-on-one with NFL wide receiver, Antonio Brown. Brown posted a video of him on Instagram of Perry going head...

September 25, 2019

On October 4 and 5, Rockford’s “JoyFest” will officially begin with the help of University of St. Francis’ (USF) very own Director of Choral Activities, Paul Laprade. According to www.stfrancis.edu, JoyFest is “...an event for directors and singers in which gospel, spi...

September 25, 2019

At times of difficulty, we all need that someone. We need to know that we matter and are loved. Everyone deserves that someone. Despite this statement, so many feel as if they have no one. Life often becomes unbearable without a hand to hold along the way. Be that some...

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