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The perks of being awesomesauce

Mars McDaniel, Writer

September 5, 2013

Being healthy is a key component of being awesomesauce. The concept of getting and being healthy is obviously broad, covering just about everything from exercise to sleep and food. For the sake of simplicity, let’s talk about...

The New Freshmen Class

Stephanie Strick, Writer

September 5, 2013

First Week has ended and the Class of 2017 is beginning their classes as college freshmen here at Millikin University. “I really enjoyed my first day of class, it was pretty laid back,” Meaghan Grady, a freshman nursing...

Lana’s Cakewalk

Mary Hardcastle, News Editor

August 28, 2013

Lana’s Cakewalk is a delicious little bakery just off Millikin’s campus. I went at about lunchtime to check out their bakery items. The bakery items are absolutely phenomenal. They are also very reasonably priced. They...

Leaving home for the first time: Survival tips

Nicole Johnson, Views Editor

August 28, 2013

For most of the freshmen class, this is your first time being away from home. You’re most likely a few hundred miles away from home, and it can be scary. For some, the distance can be too much, and some transfer somewhere closer...

Post-War Liberia: A Healing Nation

Megan Chrisler, Features Editor

August 28, 2013

It has been 10 years since the civil war in Liberia ended, but much like the effects of America’s own civil war, it will be much longer before the destruction turns into prosperity. Abandoned buildings are few; there are instead...

The Perks of Being Awesomesauce

Marlise McDaniel, Writer

August 28, 2013

Nobody is perfect. We all, every last one of us, have times when we feel less than great. Every school year brings new twists and turns. You know, little challenges designed to make us fight. For me, the end of last year was particularly...

The Mix Pack: Hopicidal Ales

Margaret Eby

April 30, 2013

I have never been an India Pale Ale (IPA) kind of gal. My go-tos are usually ambers or darker. However, in order to broaden my horizons, I figured the best way to get acquainted with the IPA flavor palate was to fully immerse...

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