Category: Campus News

A Conversation with Ban Ki-moon: Former United Nations secretary-general speaks to university students

A Conversation with Ban Ki-moon: Former United Nations secretary-general speaks to university students

Campus News- September 24, 2020

​The university held a special event through the Biden Institute called "A Conversation with Ban Ki-moon," headlined by the former U.N. secretary-general.

“The Onion” creator Scott Dikkers discusses the art of satire: “The world is going to hell in a handbasket”

“The Onion” creator Scott Dikkers discusses the art of satire: “The world is going to hell in a handbasket”

Campus News- September 24, 2020

Scott Dikkers, co-founder of "The Onion," spoke about the current political climate in America and how to differentiate satire from fake news.​

As East Coast campuses struggle with coronavirus, university experiences an alarming spike

As East Coast campuses struggle with coronavirus, university experiences an alarming spike

Campus News- September 24, 2020

College is back in session, but the coronavirus pandemic continues to have widespread effects in the United States.

Zoom communication trials and tips from the Communications department

Zoom communication trials and tips from the Communications department

Campus News- September 23, 2020

The transition from classroom learning to cyberspace instruction brought challenges for students and educators regarding how to communicate effectively.

Two vegan establishments open on Main Street

Two vegan establishments open on Main Street

Campus News- September 21, 2020

Two new vegan establishments, the first-ever on Main Street, have opened within the last eight months.

“Confronting the Uncomfortable”: Black Student Union holds virtual discussion about race

“Confronting the Uncomfortable”: Black Student Union holds virtual discussion about race

Campus News- September 20, 2020

BSU board members facilitated an open discussion during a Zoom event, named “Confronting the Uncomfortable: Making a More Inclusive Campus.”

Study abroad may be canceled, but you can still go global

Study abroad may be canceled, but you can still go global

Campus News- September 17, 2020

Amid the global pandemic, the university cancelled study abroad programs during the Fall 2020 semester, Winter 2021 session and Spring 2021 semesters.

Independent journalist, Daniel Thompson, discusses taking a stand against protest coverage headline

Independent journalist, Daniel Thompson, discusses taking a stand against protest coverage headline

Campus News- September 17, 2020

Daniel Thompson took a stand for journalistic integrity when he quit his newspaper in Kenosha, Wisconsin over a headline he called “grossly negligent.”

Meet Lily Wolfe: alumnus, foodtrepreneur who delivers Trader Joe’s right to your dormstep

Meet Lily Wolfe: alumnus, foodtrepreneur who delivers Trader Joe’s right to your dormstep

Campus News- September 16, 2020

With a limited amount of options available for delicious and affordable food, Lily Wolfe knew that there had to be some way to give Blue ...

Find which buildings are open on campus

Find which buildings are open on campus

Campus News- September 16, 2020

For students at the university, it can be confusing trying to figure out which buildings are open and which are closed during these unprecedented times.