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Call me Coach Tiffany: IWU coach leads with optimism
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • November 18, 2022

Coach Tiffany Prager starts her P.E. classes with a mindfulness meditation routine. Each of her students sits cross-legged on the floor, following...

“Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever” isn’t worth the watch
Steve Watts, Managing Editor • November 18, 2022

On Friday night, a good friend and fellow movie lover texted me after seeing “Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever.” Going into the film, he...

Jharie Palacio: The lifestyle of a non-traditional student
Javier Romano, Staff Writer • November 18, 2022

On the Tau Kappa Epsilon 2021-22 composite hung up in the fraternity house’s front room, Jharie Palacio’s headshot is displayed just below...

Horoscopes: What Thanksgiving food each sign is and why
Argus Staff, Staff Writer • November 18, 2022

Scorpio (October 23rd – November 21st): Mashed Potatoes It is Scorpio Season and you are the best. Everyone loves your energy and this season...

Opinion: Work-life balance is impossible as a student at Wesleyan
Gabby Reese, Staff Writer • November 18, 2022

As a student who is involved on campus, I can tell you that having a work-life balance with school involvement is impossible. As a young adult...

Opinion: Musk isn't the cause of Twitter's death
Olivia Bachar, Staff Writer • November 18, 2022

In November of 2022, Elon Musk became the new owner of social media platform Twitter. Many people have called this the “death” of Twitter. One...

First spikeball tournament hosted by IWU intramurals
First spikeball tournament hosted by IWU intramurals
Jayden Erie, Features Editor • November 18, 2022

Games like cornhole and kan jam dominate the open space at summer barbecues and get-togethers, but there's been a spike  in participation...

2022 midterm election sees a left-wing win
2022 midterm election sees a left-wing win
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • November 18, 2022

J.B. Pritzker was re-elected as the governor of Illinois in the 2022 midterm elections. Pritzker defeated his republican counterpart, Darren...

Ethics Bowl team advances to the nationals competition
Ethics Bowl team advances to the nationals competition
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • November 18, 2022

Credit: Erin Burnison  (Left to right) MJ Soria, Liam Killian, Jonas Maes, Anjali Malali, Hailey Menese, Sage Shindler The Illinois Wesleyan...

Tri-beta hosts Red Cross blood drive at Hansen center
Tri-beta hosts Red Cross blood drive at Hansen center
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • November 11, 2022

IWU Sophomore Lyndie Shumaker and her dad, Ed Shumaker, donating blood at Hansen Student Center. Credit: Farah Bassyouni Illinois Wesleyan’s...

Women's soccer takes one win, one loss in NCAA Tourney
November 18, 2022

Titans win in first round of NCAA Tournament On Friday, Nov. 11 the women’s soccer traveled to La...

Football ends year with comeback road win vs Elmhurst
November 18, 2022

The Illinois Wesleyan football team capped off their season on a high note, beating Elmhurst 21-17 on...

Men’s basketball places second in Sikma Invitational
November 18, 2022

Over the weekend of Nov. 11, IWU’s men’s basketball team hosted the Sikma Hall of Fame Invitational....

Football struggles against dominant NCC on Senior Day
November 11, 2022

Illinois Wesleyan’s senior day football game was a grim one. The Titans lost 68-3 against the No. 1...

Editorial: Tricks and treats to guarantee Halloween is a success
Argus Staff, Staff Writer • October 27, 2022

Trick: Spooky season is almost over. Treat: Only 11 months until it is here again!   Trick:...

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The Gadfly November 12, 2021

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Burnout post Covid
Sophia Heilman November 12, 2021

COVID-19 has irreversibly impacted some of the most fundamental years of students’ lives over the...