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The Minds Behind UC Events

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By: Josh Jacobi The University Center (UC) hosts many events each semester designed to give the student body a chance to leave their dorms and do something. Events like hosting comedians or live musical performances in the Down Under, showing… Continue Reading →

Now UC Us: Brielle Bird

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Tell us a little bit about yourself My name is Brielle Bird and my pronouns are she/her/hers. I am a UC lead building manager and reservationist in the Facilities department. I have been working in the UC for 2 years!… Continue Reading →

Weird Holiday Traditions

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By: Emmy Huebner We all have holiday traditions that we do with our families such as baking cookies, listening to holiday music, or watching a certain movie every year, but have you ever wondered what other people do for the… Continue Reading →

Return of The Greeks

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POV: You are a college student who has just completed the fall semester. Something is missing, and college isn’t quite what you expected. You want to be more involved on campus, make a difference, meet more people, and grow through… Continue Reading →

Now UC Us: Elizabeth Garthwaite

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Tell us a little bit about yourself My name is Elizabeth Garthwaite (She/Her/Hers) and I am the Program Specialist of Events, Student Activities and Involvement. I have been working at the University Center for about 5 months now. What does… Continue Reading →

Curing Your Winter Blues

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By: Emma Norton If you are like me, everything gets a little bit harder in the winter. It’s a little harder to get up in the morning, a little harder to feel motivated, a little harder to get work done…. Continue Reading →

30-Day Winter Self-Care Challenge

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It’s a new month, and with a new month comes the opportunity for a fresh start. During these trying times we not only should make sure we are taking care of ourselves physically, but mentally as well. I created a… Continue Reading →

How to Stay Active During the Snowy Season

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As the cold weather continues and winter break comes to an end, it is easy to feel like there is nothing to do. The days are shorter, a lot of the vegetation outside is dead, and not many people enjoy… Continue Reading →

Optimize Your Dining Dollar and Purple Point Use

By: Lainah Mangwiza Easing into college life for students goes beyond reducing academic stress. The basis of debit-card like funds such as Dining Dollars and Purple Points is to ensure an ease in a student’s ability to access additional meals,… Continue Reading →

Managing Your Time in College

By: Maddy Nemec Have you ever felt really overwhelmed in college or at any point in your life? Me too, the stress is real. Everyone experiences that dreaded feeling of being put under pressure or knowing that there is a… Continue Reading →

Most Effective Ways to Study

By: Emma Norton If you’re like me, you got to college and had absolutely no idea of how to study. High school was very easy, and it was a rare occurrence that you had to do more than look over… Continue Reading →

Lofi: The Best Study Music

By: Erik Weldon Have you ever been on Youtube trying to find something to watch when all of a sudden, you see a live video of an animated girl studying. If you haven’t seen it, this is one of the… Continue Reading →

A Beginner’s Guide to Thrifting

By: Peyton Boelk Although not the case years ago, thrifting has recently become a newfound activity for many shoppers. Customers are hopeful to score vintage finds and trendy pieces, all while shopping consciously with the environment in mind. While rewarding… Continue Reading →

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