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The Student News Site of Illinois Wesleyan University

The Argus

The Student News Site of Illinois Wesleyan University

The Argus

The key things every armature thrift shopper should know
Isabella Parish, Editor-in-Chief • January 27, 2023

People that want to dress fashionably should not have to spend thousands of dollars just to have personal style or dress nicely. Lucky for those...

A dorm-friendly approach to microwavable sweet treats
Liz Stein, Staff Writer • January 27, 2023

Sometimes, you just don’t want what’s being served in Saga, and Dugout doesn’t cut it either. Or maybe you’re hungry after the campus...

SCDC captures fun and serious emotion in "Breathe Again"
Ethan Hart, Staff Writer • January 27, 2023

On January 21 at 7:30 PM, I sat in the Jerome Mirza Theater awaiting the commencement of the School of Theater Arts’ 2023 Student Choreographed...

Opinion: Disney's Splash Mountain needed to be changed
Argus Staff, Staff Writer • January 27, 2023

I wouldn’t say I’m a “Disney adult,” but I am very interested in the Walt Disney parks. Growing up, my family would go on trips to Walt...

Opinion: IWU course catalog should be corrected more frequently
Ankush Ketch, Columnist • January 27, 2023

At the beginning of my sophomore year, I decided to pursue a double major in biology and international & global studies. Knowing this path...

Opinion: The student loan forgiveness plan will not aid students
Olivia Bachar, Columnist • January 27, 2023

When the President Biden administration announced a plan to cancel up to $10,000 worth of student debt, I was hopeful but unsure it would happen....

IWU launched new app to help campus communication
IWU launched new app to help campus communication
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • January 27, 2023

Credit: IWU screenshot A new website and app for MyIWU, the university’s main student platform, launched this week. The app will make it...

IWU art exhibitions at Merwin and Wakeley
IWU art exhibitions at Merwin and Wakeley
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • January 27, 2023

Credit: IWU website Illinois Wesleyan will feature creative and contemporary digital storybooks at Merwin and Wakeley Galleries at the Joyce...

Students break record of most revenue earned in a class
Students break record of most revenue earned in a class
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • January 27, 2023

(Left to right) Parker Penn Randy Krygowski, Professor Gerstner, Grace Rosinski, Jen Kuhn, Chirathi Jayesinghe Credit: IWU website In Business...

U.S soccer team loses to the Netherlands in World Cup
U.S soccer team loses to the Netherlands in World Cup
Farah Bassyouni, News Editor • December 9, 2022

The U.S. team lost to the Netherlands in their final game of the 2022 Fifa World Cup last week. The team started the World Cup with a tie...

Illinois Wesleyan track & field hosted I-55 invitational
January 27, 2023

On Saturday, January 21, the Titans hosted the annual I-55 Triangular meet at Shirk Center. Washington...

Men's volleyball end Santa Cruz tournament with a sweep
January 27, 2023

Titans lose two on opening day at Santa Cruz on Friday, January 20th The Illinois Wesleyan men’s...

Men's basketball drop bitter loss of 72-71 at Wheaton
January 27, 2023

The Illinois Wesleyan University men’s basketball team dropped to an 8-8 overall record on Saturday,...

Men's Basketball
December 9, 2022

Illinois Wesleyan’s men’s basketball team took their second straight win on Saturday, Dec. 3 against...

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

Picture By Liam Killian
Burnout post Covid
Sophia Heilman November 12, 2021

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