February 28, 2019

Unofficial, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's annual holiday dedicated to day-drinking and debauchery is upon us. UIUC is often promoted as one of the top party schools in the country. Reasons for this reputation being events such as Unofficial...

January 27, 2019

Buying MySelf More Time

"Time, through manipulation, can be limitless; it can also be punitive"

I decided grad school would be a good idea. I wanted an agency internship and student status helps with securing said internship.

I've since come to realize that I also went ba...

September 11, 2018

Today in Black UIUC History: September 10, 1968

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Today marks the 50th anniversary of the mass arrest of 240 Black UIUC students and Black community members. The cause of the arrests was a Black student led sit-in held in the Illini Union. Even though the university had...

February 8, 2018

Is Chancellor Robert Jones trapped in the ‘sunken place’?

His reaction to a petition, signed by each of the ethnic studies departments during a campus senate meeting in spring of last year, would indicate that this is the case.  This petition called Chancellor Jones out...

February 5, 2018

No one is entitled to your time.

In 2018 when the world is in political turmoil, it can be draining to discuss political matters. Conversations surrounding topics like mass incarceration, police brutality, immigration policy, access to necessities like nutritious food a...