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People of IWU: Senior Sommar Martin reflects
Clarissa King April 16, 2021

When I think of a full college experience and living life to the fullest for the last  four years, I think of Sommar Martin. Martin is an...

Shipley accepting The Leadership Award for Inclusive Excellence from President Nugent.
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Shipley awarded for inclusive excellence
Isabella Parish April 16, 2021

Chandra Shipley wears many different hats at IWU including Director of Student Accessibility Services and Director of Academic Advising.  In...

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Ramadan for dummies
Samira Kassem April 16, 2021

What is Ramadan?  Ramadan is the month when the Qur’an--the holy book of Islam--was first revealed. It is said that Allah (the Arabic...

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Letter to the Editor: The Freshman
Savannah Davis, Class of 2013 April 20, 2021

I used to be in Greek life at IWU and on the editorial board for The Argus, so I wonder if any Greek students will read this, but I hope...

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Letter to the Editor
Jordan Prats, Class of 2017 April 16, 2021

Slander (verb): to make false and damaging statements about someone. For something to be “slanderous” and therefore considered defamation...

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Letter to the Editor
Ally Daskalopoulos, Class of 2018 April 16, 2021

Dear Samira, Argus staff, fellow alumni and current students,   My name is Ally Daskalopoulos and I am an alumna of IWU Class...

IWU students participating in the Red Sand Project in front of Memorial Center
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IWU students raise awareness for human trafficking
Olivia Jacobs April 16, 2021

Over 120 IWU students participated in the Red Sand Project event on campus that took place between April 6 and 8.  The Red Sand Project...

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News Briefs
Olivia Jacobs April 16, 2021

IWU presents “Rivian in Central Illinois” April 16, 12-1 p.m. Rivian Communications will provide an update to IWU students, faculty...

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Illinois Wesleyan Weekly Incident Report
Samira Kassem April 16, 2021

April 5, 2021 - 4:00 p.m.  Campus Safety responded to a report of theft from a vehicle that was left unlocked outside of the Kappa Kappa...

Sigma Chi came under fire on Tuesday, Apr. 13 after allegations of a violent hazing incident. 
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Sigma Chi fraternity accused in weekend hazing incident
Samira Kassem and Katie Fata April 13, 2021

The circulation of a Facebook post from an IWU parent that depicted a first-year student with forehead wounds alleged that it was the result...

Mike Murphy getting set pre-snap.
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Murphy breaks 15-year sack record in beatdown win
April 16, 2021

The Illinois Wesleyan Football team went on an offense and defensive blowout against North Park this...

Senior Katie North’s victory in the women’s 5000 meter run was the only Titan first-place finish of the day. 
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North lone victor at EIU Big Blue Invite
April 16, 2021

The men’s and women’s track and field teams made their way to Charleston Ill. last Saturday,...

Titan tallies
Titan tallies
April 16, 2021

Award, honors and recognition: Titan Baseball swept Wheaton in their four game conference series. Junior...